The Passover seder, designed by and for women


The Passover seder, designed by and for women


By LAUREN MARKOE
 © 2015 Religion News Service BETHESDA, Md. — On the first night of Passover, Jews ask aloud, “Why is this night different from all other nights?” For a group of 150-plus women gathered Sunday (March 22) at Congregation Beth El north of Washington,...

March 27, 2015

Arizona Senator: Church Attendance Should be Mandatory (KPHO) Upstate S.C. Atheists Want to Give Secular Invitation at Greenville Co. Council (WSPA) NCAA Concerned with Indiana Religious Objections Bill (Washington Post) Gov. Mike Pence Signs ‘Religious...

March 26, 2015

Religious Freedom Bill Headed to Gov. Mike Pence’s Desk (Indianapolis Star) Indiana May Lose Disciples of Christ Convention Over Anti-Gay Religious Freedom Bill (Washington Post) West Michigan County to Keep Sign With Bible Verse (Detroit News) Thief Returns...
Bob Jones III apologizes for stone-the-gays remarks


Bob Jones III apologizes for stone-the-gays remarks


By KEVIN ECKSTROM
 © 2015 Religion News Service The former president of Bob Jones University, one of the nation’s bastions of Christian fundamentalism, has apologized for comments he made in 1980 that gays and lesbians should be stoned to death. Bob Jones III, who...

March 26, 2015

Christian Associates of Southwest Pa. Push Better Race Relations (Pittsburg Post-Gazette) Obeying Police is Not Enough, Group of Diverse Evangelical Leaders Tell Franklin Graham (Christianity Today) At Pepperdine’s Surf Chapel, Prayers Come in Waves (Los Angeles...