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Share of Americans with No Religious Affiliation Growing

Share of Americans with No Religious Affiliation Growing

By David Crary | Oct 20
The portion of Americans with no religious affiliation is rising significantly, in tandem with a sharp drop in the percentage that identifies as Christians, according to new data from the Pew Research Center.

Share of Americans with No Religious Affiliation Growing

Share of Americans with No Religious Affiliation Growing

By David Crary | Oct 17
The portion of Americans with no religious affiliation is rising significantly, in tandem with a sharp drop in the percentage that identifies as Christians, according to new data from the Pew Research Center.

Mormon Church Opposes Utah LGBTQ 'Conversion Therapy' Ban

Mormon Church Opposes Utah LGBTQ 'Conversion Therapy' Ban

By Brady McCombs and Lindsay Whitehurst | Oct 16
A proposed ban on so-called conversion therapy in Utah is in danger of being derailed after the influential Church of Jesus of Christ of Latter-day Saints came out in opposition, just months after it said it wouldn't stand in the way of a similar measure.

Federally Funded Obria Prescribes Abstinence To Stop The Spread Of STDs

Federally Funded Obria Prescribes Abstinence To Stop The Spread Of STDs

By Sarah Varney | Oct 13
The Christian medical chain, awarded $1.7 million in federal family planning funds for the first time this year, does not offer hormonal birth control or condoms.

'Hot Priest' Applauds Idea of Catholic Clergy Being Able to Marry

'Hot Priest' Applauds Idea of Catholic Clergy Being Able to Marry

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 10
Andrew Scott - the "Hot Priest" on the British comedy "Fleabag" - has insight into the agonies of Catholic clerics who are not allowed to marry, and the Pope's recent suggestion that the centuries-old prohibition on married priests might be relaxed.

Thousands Show Up for Free Kanye West 'Service' in Utah

Thousands Show Up for Free Kanye West 'Service' in Utah

Oct 7
Thousands of people showed up to an outdoor shopping center in Utah to see rapper Kanye West perform what he calls a worship service.

Museum of the Bible Quietly Replaces Questioned Artifact

Museum of the Bible Quietly Replaces Questioned Artifact

By Ken Miller | Oct 7
The Museum of the Bible in Washington quietly replaced an artifact purported to be one of a handful of miniature Bibles that a NASA astronaut carried to the moon in 1971 after an expert questioned its authenticity.

Mormon Leader: Be Kind to LGBTQ, but Don't Forget God's Laws

Mormon Leader: Be Kind to LGBTQ, but Don't Forget God's Laws

By Brady McCombs | Oct 6
A top leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints laid out Saturday how the faith intends to navigate its delicate balance of firm opposition to same-sex relationships while being empathetic toward LGTBQ members.

Heightened Intrigue for Mormon Conference in Utah

Heightened Intrigue for Mormon Conference in Utah

By Brady McCombs | Oct 5
The president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has rolled out a dizzying number of policy changes during his first two years at the helm of the faith.

Rev. Graham's Tour Evokes Evangelical Support for Trump

Rev. Graham's Tour Evokes Evangelical Support for Trump

By Elana Schor | Oct 4
Rev. Franklin Graham did not utter the word "impeachment" as he spoke to thousands of Christians here this week, the latest stop on a long-running tour he has dubbed Decision America — a title with political and religious undertones.

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