More than anyone else, Graham built evangelicalism into a force that rivaled liberal Protestantism and Roman Catholicism in the United States.
Predicting even more growth ahead under a friendly U.S. administration, Yaakov Katz said, “We have to thank God he sent Trump to be president of the United States.”
Francis' action comes after a storm of criticism over his handling of a scandal involving a Chilean bishop. None of the original commission's most outspoken lay advocates for victims will be back.
The violence occurs in the town of Kizlyar, in the Dagestan region and on the border with Chechnya. The shooter's motive was not immediately known.
We are forgetting the real meaning of America—the ideals on which the nation was built, including the seemingly long-forgotten "common good."
For the Puritans of the Massachusetts Bay Colony, a harsh faith justified executing “witches” and burning living Native American women and children.
The story of Jewish resistance to the large numbers of Nazis and fascists in Los Angeles during the 1930s and early ’40s is a reminder to remain vigilant.
Initiatives unfolding this year are aimed at raising the issue of reproductive rights in conservative states that have passed the toughest anti-abortion laws.
The naturalized American, called a terrorist in court, was wounded and captured in a 2016 shootout that ended a two-day manhunt. Earlier, he had detonated explosives in New Jersey and Manhattan.