In three short months, Jaelyn Young and Muhammad Dakhlalla found themselves at the center of America’s debate over radicalization.
Ross Douthat's views on the pope are intensely unpopular. But has he identified a fundamental tension in the Church?
First he planned to deport 40,000 people from Israel. Then he backed off. And now…?
The Supreme Court will consider the rights of crisis pregnancy centers, which help women “imagine what the choice of life would be like.”
A new book shows the fracture lines the 45th U.S. president has created within American Christianity.
The preacher, dead at 99, advised presidents, mentored clergy, and influenced millions of people. Will his legacy of non-partisan outreach continue?
A provision tucked into the budget bill requires FEMA to treat religious institutions like other nonprofits.
The university will bar “abortion-inducing drugs” from its insurance plans but begin covering “simple contraceptives,” a move its president calls a “complex decision.”
Thousands of vulnerable migrants may soon be deported, which many Jews see as inconsistent with their faith.
Paul Ryan’s Wisconsin primary challenger has made a sport out of trolling Jews on Twitter—and successfully won attention for his extreme views.
The U.S. vice president promised peace in the country’s newly recognized capital, but his itinerary showed that a deal is far beyond reach.
Catholic parishes have been hit hard by President Trump’s decision to suspend Temporary Protected Status for Salvadorans.
Advocates are tracking new developments in neonatal research and technology—and transforming one of America's most contentious debates.
The Department of Health and Human Services announced a new office devoted to conscience objections and religious freedom on Thursday—an answer to long-standing objections from the right.
Being young and Muslim in the U.S. means navigating multiple identities. Nothing shows that more than falling in love.
Nationalism, often expressed in religious terms, is a key organizing principle in President Trump’s foreign policy.
The face of Catholicism’s clergy sexual-abuse scandal is laid to rest in Rome—but his legacy still haunts the American church.
Progressive clergy are pushing a new movement that’s unapologetically political—and deeply rooted in textual traditions.
In the Palestinian area of the city, many people just want to get on with their lives.
Activists on the right and left want policies that will reverse the country’s baby bust. But the broader culture—and Congress—don’t seem to care.
President Trump’s announcement on the status of the holy city could spark a crisis across the Middle East.