The share of Americans who identify as white and Christian has dropped below 50 percent, a transformation fueled by immigration and by growing numbers of people who reject organized religion altogether, according to a new survey released Wednesday.
By Rachel Zoll, Associated Press
Self-described 'shadow lovers' -- like photographer Mark Bender -- chase eclipses all over the globe, in part because they say the awe-inspiring experience is spiritual.
By Lesley McClurg, KQED Science
The bill would be the nation's second allowing state-funded adoption agencies to reject families on religious grounds.
By Meredith Hoffman, Associated Press
A Wisconsin-based atheist group has filed a lawsuit asking a federal judge to strike down President Donald Trump's order easing enforcement of an IRS rule limiting religious organizations' political activity.
By Todd Richmond, Associated Press
Teaching students about religion can reduce intolerance and bigotry and help develop global citizens. Site visits, films and even literature can help students appreciate how different religions are practiced.
By Heidi A. Campbell for The Conversation
Technology can, in fact, be good for religion.
By Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
Declaring that religious freedom is "under threat," President Donald Trump vowed Thursday to repeal a rarely enforced IRS rule that says pastors who endorse candidates from the pulpit risk losing their tax-exempt status.
By Victoria Pasquantonio
While the courts banned schools from preaching about religion decades ago, most school districts in the U.S. require students to learn about the world’s religions, a fact that most Americans don't know. Linda K. Wertheimer traveled across the country to…
By Tobin Miller Shearer, The Conversation
The presidential pardoning of turkeys invites the question: What is the significance of such a public rite of forgiveness?…
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