Rosh Hashanah, the two day Jewish New Year celebration is set to begin on ...
Although the Prince of Darkness is not welcome in Oklahoma, the “Black ...
Christian evangelical leader Franklin Graham says the Ebola virus may be part of Bible end times prophecy and that Christians should be watching for signs of times indicating the end of the world. In a related report by The Inquisitr, Graham also claims Christian persecution in America is on the rise, with the newest generation… Read more »
A controversial satanic black mass is to go ahead in Oklahoma this month, ...
In the latest news on Westboro Baptist Church (WBC), the controversial ...
The clause “under God,” added to the Pledge of Allegiance in 1954, has been a subject of debate numerous times. Now it’s in question once again, as the American Humanist Association leads a campaign to have “under God” removed from the pledge entirely. The AHA is basing their effort on a survey in which about… Read more »
Over the past two months, the world has been on the edge of their seats because of the actions of an Islamic group, known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, who rose to prominence through terror. To most of us, they are known as ISIS and they’ve been reported on numerous times for… Read more »
Members of a small cult-like group in the West Bank have been arrested for ...
Victoria Osteen is a flamboyant and controversial character in her role as ...
In 2012, a small town in Minnesota denied a zoning permit that would have allowed the use of a building as a mosque. The members of the Abu Harairi Islamic Center felt they’d been victims of discrimination, and that if, rather than a mosque, the application had been for a place of worship for another… Read more »
The Bible has long been a source of inspiration for Christians, and is looked at as one of literary value by scholars and English teachers across the continent. However, for one Prescott, Arizona, man, it is meant for insults and degradation. Eric Minerault, a 22-year-old man calling himself “Dark Lord,” was arrested after Prescott Police… Read more »
Victoria Osteen’s comments on obedience to God have got her in hot water with some in the Christian community, with some even calling it blasphemous. Osteen, co-pastor of Lakewood Church in Houston with her husband Joel, made the comments during a church service that has recently found its way to YouTube. In the video above,… Read more »
A Florida high school was one of many to recently receive a letter from the Freedom From Religion Foundation regarding school prayer laws. Specifically, the FFRF’s staff attorneys explained that prayers led by a school official have been determined to violate the first amendment by expressing a government preference for one religion over others or… Read more »
Over the past year or so, Mark Driscoll has found himself in the midst of controversy paid tenfold for his past transgressions. Once known as the “Rock Star” of all the television evangelicals. Driscoll had his own style of preaching at the pulpit. Avoiding the conformance of a soft-spoken demeanor with bleached smiles reminiscent of… Read more »
Duck Dynasty may have become controversial due to Phil Robertson and his GQ interview, but that does not stop the family from trying to do good in the world despite the protestations of critics. In fact, Phil and Alan Robertson will be lending their support to raising money for Jews in Israel. In a related… Read more »
The Bible is a book on which billions of people, past and present, have built the foundation of their lives. That being said, you can usually walk in to any church in America and find numerous individuals who haven’t read it. However, one church is hoping to change that for its members and anyone else… Read more »
Sneakers Bistro bacon may be a reason for some to yield or even come to a ...
An unwed pregnant teacher sued a school she taught at for nine years after a ...
The Texas cheerleaders are fighting to keep their Bible banners within ...
When it comes to faith, the one religion most often associated with the United States is Christianity. With almost 70 percent of American citizens believers in Christ, the Christian faith has more followers than any other religion in the nation. However, out of all the different sects within Christianity, the one most often associated with… Read more »
A Tennessee student says that she was suspended for ‘Godly ...
News that several relatives of Pope Francis were killed in a tragic accident ...
Ever since atheists filed a lawsuit for the removal of the Ten Commandments at the American Civil Liberties Union in Oklahoma, the supposed war between the faith for Jesus Christ and those who say they have no faith at all has amplified. From counter lawsuits to counter counter lawsuits, this back and forth game has… Read more »
An ordained minister in the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster claims wearing a pasta strainer on his head should be considered religious headgear and is fighting for the religious freedom to wear it for his driver’s license photo. In a related report by The Inquisitr, a Satanist monument design in Oklahoma brought the issue… Read more »
American Christian persecution is a fickle subject to be talking about because it is far different from the persecution most Christians around the world suffer. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported on such instances of persecution. In China, a missionary couple from Canada were detained for supposedly “spying.” In the Middle East, Christians are beheaded… Read more »
For the longest time, Mark Driscoll was considered the “rock star” pastor among all pastors when it comes to mega churches. Unlike Joel Osteen, Joseph Prince, or Joyce Meyer, he was known for his edginess, his aggressiveness, and – of course – his potty mouth. Unfortunately, we here at The Inquisitr have reported numerous times… Read more »
In the Christian community, if there is one country whose followers of Jesus Christ are truly “on fire” for Him, it is easily China. The country is also known for persecuting Christians too. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported numerous times of Christians in the Land of the Rising Sun, home of the descendants of… Read more »
A Tampa church has canceled the funeral of a gay man and sparked fresh controversy. Julion Evans’ mother was standing by his casket at the wake when she received a phone call from the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church. The pastor informed the grieving woman that her son’s funeral service, scheduled to occur the next… Read more »
A debate over religious freedom, discrimination, and the law arose last week as a receipt from Mary’s Gourmet Diner went viral. The receipt was notable for one particular line — a fifteen percent discount for praying in public. The receipt was shared over and over, with responses torn between praise and ire, as Inquisitr reported… Read more »
For most people in the United States, the one organization they hate the most – as per numerous opinions on social media and online communities – is the Internal Revenue Service, or the IRS. This government service organization has been in the news a lot as of late, too. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported… Read more »
Over the past decade or so, the view that Christianity has been under attack and persecution has increased, or at least vocally among other Christians. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported numerous times of such persecutions which includes the American kind like a Christian cake decorator who was decreed to create wedding cakes for gay… Read more »
The call to become a pastor is something very few will ever follow, and even fewer will ever achieve. However, some of the pastors become so popular, they are the proponent for making their congregation a “mega church”. With mega church status comes controversy, both good and bad. We here at The Inquisitr reported numerous… Read more »
Pope Francis is making waves again; this time the unorthodox pontiff is ...
A Christian family faced execution if they were deported to Pakistan, and supporters in America were struggling to raise the money necessary to save them. But in the last several days before the deadline was reached, people of all beliefs came together to help them reach the goal. In a related report by The Inquisitr,… Read more »
Vladimir Putin has been the centralized figure in many articles reported here on The Inquisitr. Some have been popularly candid, such as his honoring in WWE and when he hoped Boyz II Men would increase fertility. On the other hand, some have been serious, which includes his treatment of homosexuals and his supposed link to… Read more »
Father Jorge Mario Bergoglio, who recently became Pope Francis, has been a truly open-minded and tolerant leader for the Christians around the world. He has shown exemplary compassion and has taken steps that his predecessors wouldn’t have even considered. The Pope recently offered a few simple guidelines to life. These tips, or “religious life hacks,”… Read more »
For many who study what is known as the “Meat of the Word” of the Holy Bible, there are many scriptures that talk about following Jesus Christ, instead of just being a fan. One such command is to evangelize to people who haven’t heard about the Son of God. As a matter of fact, it… Read more »
For most Christians (the ones who are followers and not fans), they believe the culture, as well as the government, are generally turning on what the Holy Bible stands for. A good example in today’s news of this situation is when The Inquisitr reported on how Chick-Fil-A and Hobby Lobby were recently under fire for… Read more »
When it comes to the world and Christianity, it is almost guaranteed that most of the world will show true persecution, which includes imprisonment and death. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported how Christians in the Middle East are being killed, especially in Islamic nations. Even buildings dedicated to Christianity have been destroyed, including one… Read more »
For most Bible-reading folks, the notion of changing the Good Book is ...
It’s shocking to think that the type of fascism the world thought it ...
Ever since ISIS began their assault on the Middle Eastern world, they have caused havoc and turmoil wherever they went. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported numerous times on their movements, including their persecutions against Christians which includes the burning of an 1,800-year-old church and an ultimatum to Iraqi Christians to convert to Islam or… Read more »
Pope Francis is calling the way the United States is treating illegal immigrants “racist and xenophobic.” The leader of the Catholic church waded even further into American politics by agreeing with President Obama that the illegal immigration crisis was a “humanitarian emergency” and that migrants should be welcomed into the country. In a related report… Read more »
Pope Francis is known for being one of the more outspoken and candid Popes ...
For most fathers, their relationship with their sons is a special one. We here at The Inquisitr have reported on when fathers were the best, especially for Father’s Day. We also reported a Father’s Day hoax that really got underneath people’s skin. What is saddening is that the hoax may have angered people, but it… Read more »
Atheists may not exist. This rather shocking statement may seem like a bit of click-bait, but it’s actually the conclusion many scientists — some of them avowed atheists themselves — are starting to buy in to. According to Science 2.0 writer Nury Vittachi, an examination of several scholarly findings puts forth the theory that even… Read more »
Back in the 1970s, Tela Tella founded a sect that recognized both the Bible and Qu’ran as holy texts, in which it combined both Christianity and Islam. Thus Chrislam was created. Forty years later, the sect has gained a lot of popularity among progressive-thinking Christians and Muslims. The religion’s girth spread exponentially when Rick Warren,… Read more »
In Islam, Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calender and is observed worldwide as the month of fasting. This year, Ramadan began on Saturday, June 28, 2014 and will end on Sunday, July 27, 2014, an approximate total of 30 days. Now, there are reports coming out that U.S. personnel in Bahrain have… Read more »
The legendary “Bhagavad Gita” has been translated by renowned poet Anwar Jalalpuri from 700 classical Sanskrit shlokas (verses) into 1700 Urdu shers (couplets), reports Business Standard. The translated rendition, “Urdu Shayari mein Gita,” found its way to the people on May 23 during the Ruhani Sangham program in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. What Is The… Read more »
Based upon conventional wisdom, Christian church divorce rate statistics in America have essentially achieved parity with those outside of the church, and the divorce rate hovers around 50 percent, which essentially reduces successful marriage down to a coin toss. But one researcher believes these commonly cited numbers are not true at all. In a related… Read more »