(RNS) — Tony Perkins, leader of the Christian lobbying group Family Research Council, has been appointed to a U.S. government commission dedicated to 'defending the universal right to freedom of religion or belief abroad.'
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The proposition fails.
(RNS) — Because talking about gun control at a time like this would be like, well, talking about global warming during the hurricane season.
(RNS) Many religious leaders were eager to see this 1954 law weakened. Others wanted to see it preserved.
WASHINGTON (RNS) More free speech for advocates in the public square should be something that everyone can get behind, whether Democrat or Republican.
WASHINGTON (RNS) A president who had been viewed as reticent about his faith wowed many when he sang 'Amazing Grace' at a funeral for a Charleston, S.C., shooting victim. But his record on issues that matter to faith groups was mixed.
(RNS) Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson helped convince the Boy Scouts to admit gay youths and the oil giant contributes to Planned Parenthood.
(RNS) The Christian right once said we need men of strong character to lead our nation. But that was before.
(RNS) Apparently it’s not God’s fault when the disaster happens to a leader of the Christian right.
"God Bless America" is a pretty lousy political ideology.
(RNS) "Ultimately the very survival of the political order depends upon the procreative potential embodied in traditional marriage," U.S. District Judge Juan Perez-Gimenez ruled. "Those are the well-tested, well-proven principles on which we have...
(RNS) Their absence at the Values Voter Summit could hurt the New Jersey governor and the brother of the former president with conservative Christians who are key to winning the GOP presidential primaries.
(RNS) The trip will include Billy Graham's daughter Anne Graham Lotz, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins and former Southern Baptist ethics czar Richard Land.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The Vatican’s chief spokesman said Pope Francis wanted Thursday’s meeting to be a “gesture of support for all those who suffer for their faith, or living in situations of difficulty or restraint.”
(RNS) The Justice Department will instruct employees to give lawful same-sex marriages full and equal recognition to the greatest extent possible under the law. Gay marriage is currently legal in 17 states and the District of Columbia.