The terror group ISIS released a video Tuesday that seemingly shows the brutal beheading of American journalist James Foley, which included the group demanding President Barack Obama end military operations in Iraq. in Iraq.
While protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, fill the streets in the name of justice, local churches are filling pews in order to restore peace to a city divided by the fatal police shooting of an unarmed teenager.
Recently I spent some time watching Shark Week on television. Being fascinated with large predatory fish, I've watched many shark programs throughout the years. And I've reached one conclusion: the "liberal" response one is accustomed to when the topic of Islam and Islamists come up—that they are misunderstood, that we need to respect their ways and be tolerant, that it's our fault we get attacked—has become so embedded in the Western psyche that it now colors our understanding of the animal world as well.
I want to take advantage of the words of Rahm Emanuel when he said, "You never let a serious crisis go to waste," as we are enduring several crises here presently in the world today. It's like a buffet of blood, riots, and death leaving gluttonous journalists never hungry for negative content. However, rather than join in the glass is half empty crowd, I decided there has to be something good coming out of all the turmoil of today.
The adoption of a sliding scale of human dignity is a dangerous process. If those with Down syndrome are less worthy of life because of their diminished faculties, what about those suffering from Alzheimer's, or Parkinson's, or the regular deterioration that comes with aging? No one is safe. All become at increased risk of disposal as time exacts its toll.
One of the mysteries of biblical prayer is that the Lord is honored and pleased when His children persist in prayer and don't give up. And if you stop and think about it from heaven's perspective, it makes a lot of sense.
In the final episode of the latest season of "Real Housewives of Orange County," the women came back from an exotic vacation in Bali, but instead of being rested and rejuvenated, they brought back more issues, and the Housewives are more divided than ever.
On last Sunday's episode of "Real Housewives of New Jersey," Teresa and Rino Aprea threw a party at their restaurant, and everyone was invited, except for Jim and Amber. At the restaurant, Melissa was claiming that she no longer wants to be in the middle of the twins and Amber's conflict.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, who welcomed their first son Prince George last year, recently moved to the British countryside in a house that was given to Prince William by his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, for his 30th birthday two years ago.
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are counting down the days until they officially become parents. The couple, who is reportedly expecting a girl, are said to have their new baby in just a few weeks.
A grand jury could begin hearing evidence in the Michael Brown case as early as Wednesday, the St. Louis Prosecutor's office confirmed.
Pope Francis has spoken out against the persecution of Christians and other minorities in Iraq, and has addressed whether the use of force to stop their persecutors is justified.
The father of two Amish girls kidnapped and reportedly abused by a couple in New York last week says he feels sorry for the couple.
The Episcopal Church has sold off the property that was once used by a congregation that broke away from the denomination over theological differences to a Baptist church.
Supermodel Miranda Kerr says praying and taking time out of her day to be thankful are part of her self-imposed rules for adulthood.
By having a heart that cares, it shows that we are seeking to be like Jesus.
As the eyes of the nation and the world continue to focus on the St. Louis County suburb of Ferguson, where unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown was killed by a police officer, Christians continue engaging the many issues raised by the controversial case in attempts to bring clarification, understanding and open dialogue.
Lincoln Brewster is gearing up for the release of his 9th studio album "Oxygen," and in a recent interview, the celebrated worship artist opened up about how his wife's battle with cancer inspired his latest project.
A poll released Monday found a huge gap between blacks and whites regarding whether the police response to unrest over the Aug. 9 shooting of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri went too far, again exposing the signifcant race relations divide still simmering in America.
The head of the one billion-member Roman Catholic Church has hinted that he might make a three-day visit to the United States of America next year.