A letter accusing Pope Francis of supporting heretical stances is the sixth initiative aimed at clarifying his positions on family and marriage, but he has remained silent.
The Tajikistan government has put a ban on wailing at funerals.
How are the High Holidays celebrated? Why did most Jewish leaders skip a call with Donald Trump? A brief FAQ.
From apples dipped in honey to the head of a fish, the Jewish new year is a time for symbolic foods.
Only 26 percent could name all three branches of the government.
“I was poisoned,” says a Jewish woman suing Denny’s for allegedly putting bacon in her vegetarian omelet.
"We didn't care who was Jewish and who was Muslim. We were Moroccans—and human."
Muslims in America were nearly three times as likely as Christians to say protecting the environment is essential.
As a former club bouncer and chemical engineer, the pope’s past is a frequent source of surprises.
Dean Randy Hollerith has said Trump’s directives are “un-Christian” and do not advance “Christian values.”
The church has only excommunicated a handful of top leaders for discretions, including apostasy and adultery.
Police don't believe Islamist militant group Boko Haram to be behind the attack that killed 11 people.
Cows are considered holy in India, and vigilante groups are murdering beef-eaters to protect bovines.
Penuel Mnguni said he realized the practice of feeding snakes was “not scriptural” after listening to millionaire pastor T. B. Joshua.
The Muslim month of fasting, Ramadan, starts Friday, May 27, 2017. It is a time of spiritual growth, abstinence and fostering feelings of empathy for those less fortunate.
Scientists argue that religious people are unable to rise above their instincts, explaining the negative association with intelligence.
The question of whether a god exists is heating up in the 21st century.