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Spirit of Error - Emergency alert from the prophet Cindy Jacobs

Iraq’s Christians See Putin As Savior

Minnesota evangelical group says it will cure HIV at Twin Cities Gay Pride Event

Mystery Shoppers Rate Church Size

Meet the Charismatics who met with the Pope

Snake-handling pastor and his congregation evicted from their church

SBC Pastor Who Broke Ranks on Homosexuality Invited to White House Reception

Jewish man creates a Christian mezuzah called Christooza

Church is essential for faith; there are no 'free agents,' pope says

Old Testament is the new fad at Faith and Freedom Coalition confab

To Which “god” Were Pope Francis, Mahmoud Abbas and Shimon Peres Praying....

Berlin House of One: The first church-mosque-synagogue?

National Cathedral to Offer Pulpit to Openly Transgender Priest for First Time Sunday

Bill Gothard Cleared of 'Criminal Activity' But Chastised for 'Lack of Discretion'

Presbyterian assembly: Gay marriage is Christian

What it means to "count the cost" of following Jesus in todays mega-church

Christian rock singer became atheist but claimed to be Christian to sell music

The Islamizing of America's Churches: How Some Pastors Are Selling Out The Faith

$29M Without Walls Church (Paula & Randy White) Default Heads to Auction

Man who scammed New Birth Church (Eddie Long) investors out of millions arrested

Man Decapitates Jesus Statue at Charleston Church; Cites 10 Commandments as Reason

Pope calls for international regulation of markets via state action

Benny Hinn asks supporters to donate $1000 in 'higher seed level giving'

Meet the ‘evangelical’ Catholics who are remaking the GOP

Ed Young Jr Promises 100% Refund on Tithe if God Doesn't Hold True to His Promise...

New Documentary Exposes Financial Fraud & Scams In The Black Church

SBC Resolution: Accounts of Heaven in Books, Movies 'Cannot be Corroborated,'

So. Baptists Elect Arkansas Megachurch Pastor Ronnie Floyd as President

Arlington church holds final services at foreclosed campus

Transgendered priest to give sermon at Washington National Cathedral

TBN Reports $30 Million Loss of Revenues in 2012

Joel Osteen, Mormon Senator, Other US Leaders Meet With Pope Francis in Rome

The Drunken Downfall of Evangelical America's Favorite Painter

Justin Peters calls out Todd Bentley live on stage!

Ticket scalpers cause Joel Osteen ticket prices to soar

Is pulpit plagiarism on the rise? Some blame the Internet

Hip-Hop Church Opens In North Carolina

Joel Osteen gets his own SiriusXM channel

Christian Group Plans 'Prayer Storm' to 'Attack Evil' on D-Day 70th Anniversary

NAR Prophecies for 2014

SBC wonders why membership continues to decline

Rick Warren and NAR's Samuel Rodriguez to headline at SBC

NAR's favorite retired General Jerry Boykin hit with official Army reprimand

AFA says "Just say no" to Harvey Milk stamp

Christianity Today - Are Mormons More Christian Than We Think?

Become a Certified Professional Christian Life Coach Trainer!

Rick Warren to Deliver Keynote Speech For SBC's 2014 Pastor's Conference 

Pope Francis: Mahmoud Abbas is a “Man of Peace”

Daddy Dearest: How Purity Culture Can Turn Fathers into Idols

Pope calls Muslims 'brothers' at Dome of the Rock

Joel Osteen's Sister to Lose Church In Foreclosure Auction June 3: Will Joel Save Her?

Sister Aimee's Angelus Temple; America's First Megachurch, Complete With Scandals

Apocalypse when? New documentary examines failed prophet Harold Camping

Musician Jennifer Knapp makes case for being ‘gay and Christian’ in new book

Rick Warren to Appear on Catholic EWTN Network

Toni Braxton Pretended To Speak In Tongues To Survive Parents’ Cult

Tullian Tchividjian Blasts Sovereign Grace Ministries Handling of Sex Abuse Scandal

Pastor of NC Church Falls Into Adultery, Divorce After Just 9 Months on Job

Megachurch pastors leave Reformed evangelical network amid child abuse scandal

Southwestern Baptist Islamic Theological Seminary....

Campus Crusade 'Gospel Message' Includes Contemplative Spirituality

Americans Claim to Attend Church Much More Than They Do

Pope Francis: Without the (RC) Church, You Are Not a Christian

Tony Palmer & Charismaniacs Are Embracing Pope's Call For Unity

Pat Robertson: After the asteroid hit the earth and wiped out the dinosaurs…

Women Claim Inappropriate Sexual Behavior Church-Affiliated Rehab Facility

Does Rick Warren want you to "Come Home" to the Catholic church?

At Evangelical Colleges, Leadership Is Often the Family Business

Americas Appaling Ignorance of Christianity

Pope Demands 'Legitimate' Redistribution of Wealth

Notre Dame signals welcome to gay athletes in new campaign

Pastor admits charging $50K on church's credit cards, gets 15 years

Vatican says it's punished over 3,400 priests since '04 for raping or molesting children

Texas Church Aims to Boost Membership by Promoting Crossfit for Jesus

Evangelist Jamey Ragle Trying to Raise $10K So He Can Take Summer Off,  Lose Weight

Ohio Pastor Sits on Roof of Church, Offers Prayers to Passerby on Nat'l Day of Prayer

Gene Robinson, first openly gay Episcopal bishop, announces his divorce

How the 'Jesus' Wife' Hoax Fell Apart

Oklahoma Megachurch Founder Admits Infidelity, Resigns

What the Apostle Peter says about Doug Phillips the false teacher and false prophet

Catalyst Conference Promotes Contemplative Prayer with CSM Guru Phileena Heuertz

Report: Man tries to stab Bishop Eddie Long Easter Sunday in pulpit

Ergun Caner lawsuit against blogger dismissed 

Liberty University fines students for not listening to cult leader

Ready for the Rob Bell Show on the Oprah Network?

Giant Pope John Paul II Crucifix Collapses And Kills Young Man In Italy

Colombian spiritual leader accused of money laundering, other crimes

TD Jakes Returns to 'Oprah's Lifeclass'

Book Review: Heaven is For Real

Are Spontaneous Baptisms Healthy for the Church?

Meet the women behind the miracles credited to John Paul II and John XXIII

Losing my religion: Clergy who no longer believe gather online

Darren Aronofsky: I’m not religious, but the environmental messages in ‘Noah’ are

Youth For Christ Life Director Pleads Guilty To Sexual Exploitation Of A Minor

Gentlemen’s club to start hosting church service

Boy Scouts revoke Seattle church's charter over gay scout leader

Canonization of popes John Paul II, John XXIII to draw millions to Rome

The “Gospel of Jesus’ Wife” Papyrus Being Used as Liberal Propaganda

Catholics in the Philippines re-enact Christ's crucifixion

NewSpring gets its Catholic vibe on with its veneration of the saints this Easter

Christian Publisher PLans Pro-Gay Book

The 2nd Coming of the “Presence”

Rick Warren’s Shocking Catholic Television Interview

Pastor Kong Hee's Lawyers Insist 'No Evidence' Behind Accusations...

Benny Hinn Ministries removes Web ads tied to Liberty University

Protestants who don’t unite with Catholics are guilty of “Spiritual Racism”

Questions persist after testing of ‘Jesus Wife’ papyrus

Visualizing Jesus?

Liberty University Clarifies 'Partnership' With Benny Hinn

Quran-burning pastor agrees to plea deal in Polk

Plea deal offered to pastor accused of molesting three children

Calvary Chapel pastor Bob Coy resigns over 'moral failing'

Controversial ‘Fight Church’ Pits Pastor vs. Pastor

Pastor G cancels amid Good Friday controversy

Christians form human shield around church in 'China's Jerusalem' after demolition threat

Liberty University and Benny Hinn: A Match Made in Confusion

Can A Television Network Be A Church? The IRS Says Yes

Onscreen But Out Of Sight, TV Preachers Avoid Tax Scrutiny

NPR Investigates Televangelists; Underestimates Finances of Networks

The 10 Most Enormous Churches In America

Atlanta archbishop apologizes for $2.2 million residence

Twenty of the Most Influential Evangelicals in America

Church Markets 'Holy Olive Oil' as Cure-All

Brian Houston Attempts to Clarify His Remarks Concerning Islam

Rob Bell to Join Oprah Winfrey for 'Life You Want' Tour

Church Elders say charges against Mark Driscoll are "Non Disqualifying"

Doug Phillips Threatens to Sue Former Employees For Exposing His Sin 

World Vision Reverses Decision to Hire Gays

Perry Noble’s Overwhelmed book is dishonest and dangerous

Pope Francis Very Happy Christians & Muslims Are United in Devotion to the Virgin Mary

Jimmy Carter Warns Misinterpretation of Bible Verses Causes Gender Inequality

Hillsong NYC's Carl Lentz Dubbed 'Apostle of Cool' By Secular Men's Mag

Joel Osteen's church theft opens can of worms: Jaws drop as folks do the math

Oops! Oklahoma pastor says he accidentally flooded Texas by praying too hard

‘Survivor’ Bloggers Join Forces to Reveal Christian Fundamentalist Abuses

This Man Is The Future of Westboro Baptist Church

World Vision: Why We're Hiring Gay Christians in Same-Sex Marriages

Major Evangelical Charity to Hire Married Gay Christians

The Noah Movie Deception and the Last Days

Killing Jesus to Be Made Into 4-Hour Miniseries; Set for Global 2015 Premiere

The False Teachers - Ellen G. White

T.D. Jakes Endorses W/F Patrix Paula White - Again!

Michael Wurmbrand Asks VOM to Allow Independent Investigation

Fred Phelps, founder of 'rabid' Westboro Baptist Church, said near death

Meet Lord RayEl, ‘risen Christ’ and failed politician.....

Faith-Healing Mother Heads to Prison for Son's Death

Pastor confesses to adultery then drops dead of heart attack

Did T.D. Jakes Really Need a Caged Lion on Stage During Leadership Sermon?

Osteen's Lakewood Church heist; burglars take nearly 600k in donations

Tony Alamo - Judge orders sale of convicted evangelist's church

Celebrity pastors are selling their pulpits for commercial gain

On Driscoll, it’s called inurement, and it’s probably illegal

Mars Hill Changes Message on Strategy to Place Driscoll’s Book on Best Seller Lists

Swedish Mega-Church Pastor Ulf Ekman Converts to Roman Catholicism

New York pastor's Sunday service assault rifle giveaway draws controversy

Conservative leader Bill Gothard resigns following abuse allegations

The Unification of Hyper-charismatics and the Catholic Church

Unreal sales for Driscoll’s Real Marriage: Church pays to get book placed on best seller list

Ronnie Floyd, next SBC Pres. endorses Robt Morris' "First Fruits Cursing" Teaching

Bill Gothard placed on administrative leave following abuse allegations

Eddie Long Dedicates Satellite Church in Oakland Ca.

Pastor Craig Davis Sentenced To 10 Years For Knowingly Exposing Women to HIV

Harlem Church Sign: 'Obama has released the homo demons on the black man'

Suspended sentence and probation for Pastor David Yonggi Cho

‘Son of God’: Jewish Leader Hopes Bible Film Will Be ‘Antidote’ to ‘Passion of the Christ’

Pastor Perry Noble Causes Stir With News He's Taking Anti-Depressants for Anxiety

Update: Bob Jones University rehires firm hired to investigate sex abuse

Snake Salvation Church Continue's Snake Handling After Pastor's Death: Son Takes Over

Elevation Church 'Emotionally Manipulating' Thousands Into 'Spontaneous' Baptisms

Kenneth Copeland Joins Hands With Rome

How Elevation Church, Pastor Furtick produce 'spontaneous' baptisms

Ky Church Builds 61,300-Square-Foot Gym

Pa. couple sent to prison for 2nd prayer death

Gay Baptist minister sues for right to wed

Real bishops of Beverly Hills: Reality show preachesprosperity on the mean streets of L.A.

Pastor Ron Carpenter's Wife Returns as He Rebukes Christian Leaders Who Supported His Desire for Divorce

Reality show snake-handling preacher dies -- of snakebite

Grave Sucking - The Latest Heresy From the Hyper-Charismatic Crowd

For growing numbers of Baptists, Pope Francis is drawing admiration

New Film About Mary to Be Produced by Joel Osteen

Mormons seek converts online and abroad with Missionary Chat

Rick Warren, others, rent theaters for premiere of ‘Son of God’

Rick Warren Encourages Pastors to Launch 6-Week Bible Study Based on 'Son of God' Film

Majority of Single Christians Reject Idea of Waiting Until Marriage to Have Sex

Evangelical women look beyond Bible study to new causes

Rough Seas on 'Noah' Movie - Studio Battles to Woo Christians

Hundreds flock to 'weeping' Mary statue in Israel

Pastor collects money to check if your name is in the 'Book of Life'

Eddie Long Settles with Members over Ponzi Scheme

Bill Gothard Sexual Predator

Willow Creek Promotes Alpha Course

Bob Jones University shuts down G.R.A.C.E. (sexual abuse) investigation

Nevada’s diverse faith leaders pray together for drought affected West USA

Bob Larson casts out devils via Skype for only $249

Evangelicals have highest divorce rates: Study

Video - False Prophet Exposed - God Says Broncos Will Win Super Bowl

Mormon Cult Proven Counterfeit by Scripture

A.A., 12 Steps demonically influenced

Sinners in the Hand - When is a Church a Cult?

Pope John Paul II's blood stolen from church in Italy -described as a 'kidnapping'

Doves released by Vatican as gesture of peace ATTACKED by vicious seagull and crow

The Passion and the Presence and the Purpose of the Passion

State Senator to Churches: Start Paying Taxes

Love and Death In the House of Prayer

What Rolling Stone Didn't Tell You About Tyler Deaton

Children Murdered by Church Splinter Group - Demon Assassins

Ex-Teen Millionaire and Con Man Turned Preacher Cheats Church Out of $3M

Stephen Venable, IHOP Contemplative, Out at Linger Conference

Too many evangelicals could be bad for your marriage

Seeing Through The Smokescreens of the Vatican’s Call for “Christian” Unity

Prosecutors Says Pastor Murdered Wife to Wed Boyfriend

Carl Gallups: Non-Return of Jesus So Far Means Rabbi’s Prophecy “Has Come True”

Court Says Church Cannot Keep Tithes - Bankruptcy Case

Tony Campolo to shutter the evangelical ministry he started 40 years ago

Top 12 pastor stunts: Living as an atheist is just the latest ministry gimmick

Jesus Calling Inspired by a Channeled New Age Book!

Benny Hinn's Bangalore visit cancelled

Dr. Michael Brown Defends Word Faith Heretic Benny Hinn

Biometric Tithing Machines at Calvary Church

Todd Friel “kicked out” over Todd Bentley stance?

Still Qualified to Lead? Ron Carpenter, Mired in Marital Woes, Refuses to Quit Pulpit

Hindu's protest Benny Hinn Crusade in India

Louis Giglio Stands With Phil Pringle, Brian Houston, and Kong Hee at C3 Church

Christian Dating Service Tells Commuters: Jesus Can Make You a 'Better Lover'

Grand jury decides not to indict snake-handling pastor

Ergun Caner and the integrity of Baptist institutions

Scooter riding preacher insists he's Jesus reincarnated

Phoenix-Area Megachurch Pastor, Resigns Over Multiple Affairs

Noah's Ark biblical theme park project risks collapsing without more bond buyers

Church-goers bilked by divine' advice

Francis Chan endorses IHOP’s Mike Bickle

“G-d” instead of “God” – really?




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