Jefferson's Bible gets 2nd look

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Religion News Service) — How would you feel about taking a razor blade to a Bible? Thomas Jefferson, apparently, didn't have any qualms about it. In his retirement, more…

Mennonites fear post office closure

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TENNESSEAN) — The New Testament warns Christians not to conform to the world. But some folks take it more seriously than others. For Ervin Yoder, a Mennonite minister more…

Tim Tebow is top religion author of 2011

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RELIGION NEWS SERVICE) — Critics have hammered Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow for everything from his throwing style to his trademark professions of evangelical faith. But this much more…

Fort Campbell wives turn to Bible for advice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — With husbands deployed or off preparing for war, some young wives at this sprawling Army installation have spent much of their marriages so far alone. Faced more…

Out of the blue, 'pink Bibles' get yanked

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Salt Lake Tribune) — In October, a Southern Baptist-owned publishing house rolled out a “Pink Bible” as a tie-in to the national campaign against breast-cancer awareness, joining an more…

Church group pushes for prison nursery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CASPER STAR-TRIBUNE, CASPER, WYOMING) — The Wyoming Association of Churches will once again lead the push for a nursery at the Wyoming women’s prison at Lusk. Chesie Lee, more…

Islamists force nation to close luxury spas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — Maldives ordered hundreds of its luxury resorts to close their spas nearly a week after a protest led by opposition parties demanding a halt to "anti-Islamic" more…

Lawsuit breaks out over 'mother' of megachurch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ORLANDO SENTINEL) — A struggle for control of New Destiny Christian Church erupted today with the appointment by the church's directors of Paula White to succeed Zachery Tims more…

Teacher fights
Catholic school
over pregnancy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — Sitting on her mom's lap, the 10-month-old toothless girl with twinkling blue eyes and chubby cheeks sports a wide smile as she gums a jingle bell more…