France's leading Muslim body said Tuesday it would create a permit to preach for imams in a bid to root out extremists, as well as a new religious body to fight back against jihadist propaganda.
One of the most popular right wing websites in the United States has published an article calling for the destruction of Mecca, the holiest city in Islam, to show that "our God is more powerful" than "their puny deity."
Vatican City -
Pope Francis heads to Africa this week for the riskiest trip of his papacy, defying danger with an open-topped popemobile and visits to a slum, refugee camp and mosque despite security fears following jihadist attacks.
Salt Lake City -
At least 1,500 Latter-day Saints have resigned in protest of a new policy that prevents children of married same-sex couples from being baptized until they become adults, organizers of the movement said Sunday.
We normally associate morality with religious values, but an interesting new study published on Thursday suggests that children from religious households are actually less generous than kids from secular backgrounds.