Religion

Georgia Evangelical Couple: 'Our Conscience Won't Allow Us To Vote For Trump Again'

Posted on Mon, 31 Aug 2020 20:12:01 -0400 - religion

"We are among the significant number of evangelical Christians who will not vote for the president again,” Ryan and Katharine Hurlburt wrote in a powerful op-ed.

Liberty University To Investigate Jerry Falwell Jr's Tenure As President

Posted on Mon, 31 Aug 2020 19:33:39 -0400 - religion

Officials said the wide-ranging inquiry will explore financial, real estate and legal matters related to its former president.

Lawmakers Call For Investigation Into ICE Over Reports That Pork Was Served To Muslims

Posted on Mon, 31 Aug 2020 18:14:08 -0400 - religion

"We want full accountability,” said Rep. Ilhan Omar, organized the letter along with her Muslim Democratic colleagues Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Andre Carson.

Elena Ferrante's New Novel Captures The Disillusionment Of Female Adolescence

Posted on Mon, 31 Aug 2020 05:45:22 -0400 - religion

In "The Lying Life of Adults," a teenage girl goes searching for someone to believe in.

Wisconsin Christian College Rescinds Mike Pence's Invite To Speak At Commencement

Posted on Thu, 27 Aug 2020 21:01:07 -0400 - religion

Lutheran College's decision to have the vice president speak to its 2020 graduates had sparked backlash among some alumni and students.

Dozens Of Evangelical Pastors Have Died In Bolivia, Nicaragua During Pandemic

Posted on Thu, 27 Aug 2020 15:19:23 -0400 - religion

Evangelical churches in Latin America have flouted public health guidelines by holding in-person services.

Why A Sex Scandal Toppled Jerry Falwell Jr. When It Seemed Like Nothing Else Could

Posted on Wed, 26 Aug 2020 18:22:09 -0400 - religion

Allegations of racism, bullying and shady business deals didn't bring the ex-Liberty University president down. In the end, it was the sex stuff.

Jerry Falwell Jr. Agrees To Leave As Liberty University President

Posted on Mon, 24 Aug 2020 17:16:59 -0400 - religion

The move by the evangelical leader and Trump loyalist comes after reports about his sex life led him to take a leave of absence.

Evangelical Leaders Urge Ivanka Trump To Protect Migrant Kids From Trafficking

Posted on Mon, 24 Aug 2020 16:10:26 -0400 - religion

The leaders asked the first daughter to make sure the Trump administration enforces an anti-trafficking law that protects unaccompanied children.

Falwell Business Partner Claims Years-Long Affair With Evangelical Power Couple

Posted on Mon, 24 Aug 2020 12:56:08 -0400 - religion

Giancarlo Granda says he developed a sexual relationship with Becki Falwell and that her husband Jerry Falwell enjoyed looking on.

TikTok Is Becoming A Powerful Outlet For LGBTQ 'Conversion Therapy' Survivors

Posted on Fri, 21 Aug 2020 23:53:38 -0400 - religion

Queer youth who have been subjected to the medically denounced practice have found solace in the controversial video-sharing app.

Christian Leaders Call On Fellow Believers To Take Science Seriously During The Pandemic

Posted on Fri, 21 Aug 2020 22:40:56 -0400 - religion

Alarmed by stories of Christians ignoring experts' COVID-19 advice, a group of prominent writers, scientists and pastors is speaking up in defense of science.

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