Religion

Populist parties gain more victories in European politics

Oct 16, 2017

Right-wing parties chalked up two more victories in Europe over the weekend putting further pressure on mainstream conservatives to take a harder line on immigration

Supreme Court backs push to remove Ten Commandments monument

Oct 16, 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court sided with a lower court that ordered a New Mexico city to remove a Ten Commandments monument from the lawn outside City Hall

Burglar who targeted Hindu temple, churches gets prison

Oct 16, 2017

Authorities say a homeless man who told police he was "mad at God" is going to prison for burglarizing four New York City houses of worship

Indonesian couple take refuge in candidate's church

Oct 16, 2017

The minister who is the Green Party candidate for New Jersey governor is giving sanctuary to an Indonesian Christian couple who were told to report to Immigration and Customs Enforcement

France proposes new law against harassment, sexual violence

Oct 16, 2017

French government planning crackdown on sexual violence

Roman theater uncovered at base of Jerusalem's Western Wall

Oct 16, 2017

Israeli archaeologists find 1,800-year-old Roman-era theater in Jerusalem's Old City abutting the Western Wall

Pope adds 35 saints to church, nearly all martyrs

Oct 15, 2017

Pope Francis has given the Catholic church 35 new saints, all but 2 of them martyrs

Greek clerics ring church bells to protest gender rights law

Oct 15, 2017

Church bells have rung "in mourning" across a western Greek diocese to protest the passing of a law making it easier for people to officially change their gender

Pope convenes meeting in Rome for Amazon region's bishops

Oct 15, 2017

Pope Francis has convened a special meeting of bishops from Amazon-area countries with a focus on indigenous peoples

Trump's 'Obamacare' move jolts health care, political worlds

Oct 14, 2017

Business, health groups implore Congress to restore payments to insurers after Trump's decision to cut off the money

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