When a Christian brother we’ll call “Bilal” died last spring in a small Nepali city, it was important to his family that his body be buried. For… Read more "Nepal: ‘Pricking My Heart’"
We all know, at least in our heads, that prayer is important. Yet how many of us honestly believe that our prayers, the simple prayers of our… Read more "Praying as a Family"
BELFAST, Northern Ireland — Malachi O’Doherty says his nieces and nephews are helpless at funerals. Raised without religion, they are flummoxed by the practices and customs that… Read more "Irish Catholics continue to flee the church"
The United States and United Kingdom continue to support feudal monarchies throughout the Gulf region and spreading the power of the Muslim Brotherhood throughout the Levant and… Read more "US and the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt and Syria: Ghassan Hitto, Hamas, Qatar and Turkey"
Islamic clerics facing massive protests from militant Buddhists in Sri Lanka have put an end to the island's widespread halal labeling system for food. New Sinhalese Buddahist… Read more "Hardline Buddhists Drive Sri Lanka to Drop Muslim Halal Labeling"
Iran’s hard-line regime has intensified its violent crackdown on Christians and other religious minorities, even imprisoning nursing mothers for practicing their faith, according to a new UN… Read more "Nursing Mothers Imprisoned: UN Report Details Iranian Persecution of Non-Muslims"
Two days of clashes between Buddhists and Muslims in Meikhtila town leave at least 20 people dead, legislator says. Two days of rioting between Buddhists and Muslims… Read more "Deadly riots continue in central Myanmar"