A group of Christian youth activists that came together in the tumultuous aftermath of the Egyptian revolution is looking to the future and hoping to build on the gains wrought in Tahrir Square by mobilizing young people to bet...
Every year, without fail, Joe Ferri writes a $100 check to the Archdiocese of Newark for the Archbishop’s Annual Appeal, a fundraising drive that benefits a variety of religious causes.
African-American ministers and clergy try to help their congregations embrace "green" living.
Christian freegans and dumpster divers
A new film charting Charles Darwin’s passage from Christian to nonbeliever propelled its maker on a similar journey.
AUSTIN, Texas (RNS) If past conferences such as Women of Faith drew thousands of evangelical women to indoor stadiums for devotional Bible study, a new generation of evangelical women is looking outward and concerned with issu...
Left to right, CH, BG, David H. Cyr, USAF, Ret., CH (COL) John Schumacher, USA (Ret), Sentinel, and Sergeant of the Guard place a wreath at theTomb of the Unknowns on Jan. 16, 2014. RNS photo by Adelle M. Banks
When Pope Francis appoints 19 new cardinals at St. Peter’s Basilica at the end of February, the Vatican will be bathed in a sea of red. The newly appointed “princes of the church” will don their scarlet robes and signature silk...
Iraqi Jews want to stop return of religious artifacts to Iraq
A small but growing number of American Christians have joined so-called health sharing ministries — faith-based alternatives to insurance.