The Catholic Church's pushback Sunday against Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, author of the bombshell accusation of a sex abuse cover-up against Pope Francis, has ensnared a key figure in the U.S. culture wars: Kim Davis.
Iranian Christians are in dire straits in the Islamic Republic because of a new wave of regime repression that has largely not registered in the media due to the country’s economic free fall and popular uprising by a people fed up with the tyrannical nature of the regime.
Pope Francis, in a reversal of church teaching, said in a new policy published Thursday the death penalty is always “inadmissible” because it “attacks” the dignity of all people.
Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned the U.S. not to impose sanctions against his government over the ongoing imprisonment of an American pastor accused of espionage and terror-related charges.
The Shroud of Turin, which has been revered by some Christians as the burial cloth of Jesus, could be a fake, according to a new forensic investigation.
Father Jacques Lacroix, a French priest, has been suspended from all baptism and marriage celebrations following a viral video of him slapping a baby across the face during a baptism.
Pope Francis has denounced abortion as the "white glove" equivalent of the Nazi-era eugenics program and urged families to accept the children that God gives them.
Christians around the world are praying for the historic meeting between President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un for lasting peace and stability in the Korean peninsula and throughout the world, but it especially hits home for faith-filled believers in the Korean peninsula and in Singapore, where the monumental summit is taking place.
Boxer Manny Pacquiao always has been a local hero in the Philippines, but recently upped his game.
A water baptism ceremony held near a lake turned into a horrific tragedy when the pastor was reportedly grabbed by a crocodile Sunday.
An Australian archbishop who was the most senior Roman Catholic cleric in the world charged with covering up child sex abuse was convicted Tuesday and faces a potential two years in prison.
Amidst the staid decorum of British royal traditions at the Windor Castle wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Bishop Michael Curry’s rousing sermon on love was a welcome serving of modernity.
Suicide bombers made up of a family of six — including children and teens — rode in on motorcycles and attacked three churches in Indonesia during Sunday Mass, killing at least 11 people and wounding dozens more, police and media reports said.
Suicide bombers on motorcycles -- including a woman with children -- attacked three churches in Indonesia early Sunday in Indonesia's second-largest city, killing at least 10 people and wounding dozens more, police and media reports said.
Saudi Arabia reportedly agreed to a historic deal with the Vatican to build Christian churches in the Kingdom, a potentially stunning development for the country that's home to Islam’s holiest site, Middle Eastern media is reporting.
To say that Christians and Christianity are under a withering and brutal attack in certain areas of the world would be an understatement.
Pope Francis has joined others in sending words of comfort to the grieving Bush family following the death this week of former first lady Barbara Bush, a report said Thursday.
Pope Francis celebrated Easter Sunday Mass before tens of thousands of faithful patrons who underwent heavy security checks to enter St. Peter's Square.
A fight over money has erupted at Christianity’s most holy site.
The recent death of a Christian pastor in southern India has sparked protests over the persecution of Christians.