Wednesday’s Religion News Roundup

Muslims tired of other Americans making assumptions about their religion have erected 50 billboards along the nation's highways inviting anyone to have actual Muslims answer their questions about Islam. A ...

Tuesday’s Religion News Roundup

Shut Down: that state-run art exhibit in the Phillipines that combined Christian and phallic symbols. Art patron Imelda Marcos and the Roman Catholic Church had strenuously objected. AIDS is increasing ...

Wednesday’s Religion News Roundup

With less fanfare and more deliberation, the developers of a proposed mosque near Ground Zero have resumed their fundraising efforts, hired staff and are trying to figure out the best ...

Thursday’s Religion News Roundup

Two major religious figures left this earthly realm on Wednesday. The Rev. John Stott, who helped write the Lausanne Covenant and was often called the "evangelical pope," died in England. ...

Tuesday’s Religion News Roundup

The World Trade Center cross should not be part of a national 9/11 memorial, say atheists who have filed suit to stop its display. The cross is two intersecting steel ...

Friday’s Religion Roundup

An illustrated copy of the four Christian Gospels that belonged to Queen Zewditu, who ruled Ethiopia from 1916 to 1930, will be returned to Ethiopia this fall. Asked to examine ...

Wednesday’s Religion News Roundup

Irish priests are worried that the government won't give them an exemption for confession under the rules that make it mandatory to report child abuse. The government says the law ...