Where Do Christians Stand on Marriage, Online Dating, and Cohabitation? Study Explores Questions on Current Day Romance
A new study released earlier this month explored recent trends on marriage, online dating, and cohabitation, and where Christians fall in the map. On marriage, the Barna Group study, which was released on February 9, found that while just a little over half of the general adult population are married (52 percent), a higher proportion of practicing Christians and evangelicals (59 percent) are married.
Southern States Continue to Be Most Religious, With Mississippi Taking First for Nine Years in a Row
Of the 50 states in the U.S., those in the South continue to be the most religious, according to a recently released Gallup survey.
Betsy DeVos was confirmed by the Senate to head the nation’s Department of Education on Tuesday with a close vote of 51 to 50.
Members of the Congress introduced legislation on Wednesday that would change the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)’s tax code to allow non-profit entities to endorse or oppose political candidates without having their tax-exempt statuses revoked.
Russell Moore of Southern Baptist Convention Urges Trump to Sign Executive Order Offering Religious Freedom Protections
Russell Moore, the president of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC)'s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC), released a statement on February 3 urging President Trump to sign an executive order that would protect religious freedom.
The Trump administration stated on January 30 that it would keep employment protections for LGBT workers provided by a 2014 executive order.
The age of senior pastors has gotten older over the years, and these leaders are finding it more difficult to identify younger pastors to fill their shoes, according to the results of a Barna Group study conducted in partnership with Pepperdine University.
President Trump has nominated conservative federal appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the Supreme Court seat which has been vacant since the passing of the late Justice Antonin Scalia.
Democratic members of the California Senate introduced a bill on January 24 that would add a third gender category to official documents including driver’s licenses and IDs.
Several days after President Trump issued an executive order indefinitely suspending the entry of refugees from Syria, leaders from several evangelical organizations sent a letter to the president and vice president on Sunday, requesting that they reconsider the executive order.
Among several executive orders that President Donald Trump signed during his first week as U.S. president, two of them signed on Wednesday made some of his campaign promises on immigration a reality: building a wall along the Mexican border, increasing the number of Border Patrol and Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers, and cutting funding to sanctuary cities, among others.
Trump Signs Executive Order to Prohibit U.S. Funding Toward International NGOs that Promote Abortion
President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday prohibiting nongovernmental agencies abroad which receive U.S. funding from promoting abortion or discussing it as an option in family planning.
A Christian organization has been allowed to continue distributing promotional flyers to elementary school students at the Cascade School District in Washington state, according to reports earlier this month.
A new chapter in the history of America began on Friday morning as Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President. At the inaugural ceremony, six members of clergy prayed or read from scripture to bless the new leader and the country.
A Catholic hospital is facing a lawsuit on claims that a doctor there refused to conduct a hysterectomy for a transgender patient.