• The Vatican Clarifies Pope Francis Comments On “Sexual Slavery”

    The Vatican on Wednesday clarified comments by Pope Francis about a case of what he called “sexual slavery” within a French congregation of nuns, saying he was referring to an abuse of power that was reflected in instances of sexual abuse. Francis cited the case when responding to a...
  • Video: Pastor shoots himself after long battle with illness

    Jim Howard, lead pastor of the Valencia campus of the more than 6,000 member Real Life Church in California fatally shot himself in the head at home Wednesday after a protracted battle with mental illness. “It is with a heavy heart that I can confirm we suffered a tragic loss on...
  • Watch: “Jesus:His Life” an epic new drama-doc series coming this Spring!

    HISTORY’s eight-part event “Jesus: His Life” explores the story of Jesus Christ through a unique lens: the people in his life who were closest to him. Each of the eight chapters is told from the perspective of different biblical figures, all of whom played a pivotal role in Jesus’ life including Joseph, John the Baptist, Mary Mother of Jesus, Caiaphas, Judas Iscariot, Pontius Pilate, Mary Magdalene and Peter.     Each figure takes a turn guiding...
  • Trump’s Former Pastor has some advice for The President

    As Donald Trump praised the expansion of Bible literacy in schools this week, Pastor David Lewicki, who served as an associate pastor at the president’s family church in New York City for approximately five years, said the president should also apply Bible literacy to his daily life to help him more...
  • Democrat-controlled HNRC will not remove “so help you God” from the oath taken

    The Democrat-controlled House Natural Resources Committee will not remove “so help you God” from the oath taken, reversing course on a proposed rules draft that would have done so. Fox News reported earlier this week on a draft of proposed rules for the Democrat-controlled committee that showed the phrase “so help...
  • Undocumented family has had to live in a church for over a year!

    Carmela Apolonio Hernandez shares a small, cinder block bedroom with her four children inside of a church. The siblings sleep together, two-by-two when they need comfort at night. Hernandez sleeps on a couch nearby. Hernandez and her children — Fidel, 16; Keyri, 14; Yoselin, 12; and Edwin, 10 —...
  • Pope makes an exception case for priest celibacy

    Pope Francis is ruling out any lifting of the celibacy requirement for priests but says there’s reason to consider ordaining older, married men in remote communities where priests are in short supply. Francis said he believes priestly celibacy is a gift for the Catholic Church and opposes a blanket...
  • Michael Cohen subpoenaed to testify

    President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen was subpoenaed Thursday to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee in mid-February, according to a source close to Cohen. It is not clear how Cohen will respond. The source said that Cohen has the same concerns regarding the safety of his...
  • Pastor arrested outside church free on bond

    A South Carolina pastor accused of strangling a woman pregnant with his child is free on bond. Rashan Lamar Wilson, 35, of North Charleston, was arrested Thursday on a charge of domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature, news outlets report. He was released after posting $20,000 bond....