For Muslims, Ramadan is the holiest month of the year. Families travel to mosques for nightly prayers, give charity to those in need and wake up before dawn to break fast – traditions meant to encourage self-reflection, compassion and piety. Ramadan is in short a chance to become closer to God.
Members of the Southern Baptist Convention voted Wednesday to condemn a white nationalist group during their annual convention, but only after fierce backlash following their decision a day earlier not to move forward with a resolution opposing the movement.
Saturday's funeral service for Ruth Bell Graham began with the solemn wailing of bagpipes and ended with Billy Graham, her husband of almost 64 years, wiping away a tear just after her plywood casket was placed in the hearse.
North Carolina-based evangelist Franklin Graham didn’t officially endorse Donald Trump last year, but he’s become an enthusiastic backer of all things Trump, including Trump International Hotel in Washington.
Hank Hanegraaff, host of ‘Bible Answer Man,’ a nationally syndicated radio show from Charlotte, N.C., found peace but lost evangelical listeners when he recently converted to the Eastern Orthodox Church.
On the day that President Donald Trump met with Pope Francis in Rome, a top administration official defended a proposed budget that America’s Catholic bishops have strongly criticized for hurting the poor.