Representative Ilhan Omar of Minnesota is part of a new generation that rejects demands for performances of patriotism, including those related to 9/11.
The religious left has gotten giddy about South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, but campaign infrastructure and policy matter more than rhetoric.
American Jews are very uncomfortable with Trump, but the pro-Israel lobby has embraced him wholeheartedly.
A former Jehovah's Witness is using stolen documents to expose allegations that the religion has kept hidden for decades.
A generation of young American Muslims is coming of age in a time when a mass shooting at a mosque is horrifying, but not surprising.
A House vote on bigotry underscored powerful changes in the party’s coalition, including among young Muslims.
The mainline denomination voted on Tuesday to toughen its teachings against homosexuality, same-sex marriage, and LGBTQ clergy. It must now decide whether it will stay together.
Cardinal Seán O'Malley has spent decades cleaning up after pedophile priests. Now he's once again found himself in the middle of a crisis.
The Minnesota congresswoman has given credence to caricatures of critics of Israel.
The president lamented bills that would allow “a baby to be ripped from the mother’s womb moments from birth” in his State of the Union address.
Women from around the country will march this weekend. But they won’t all be marching together.
Conservative Christian leaders are a major force behind criminal-justice legislation being considered in the Senate. But black and progressive clergy see danger in allying with the president, even on this issue.
Priests are fielding more requests than ever for help with demonic possession, and a centuries-old practice is finding new footing in the modern world.
In an unprecedented move, the Catholic Church scuttled a vote on reforms to address the sex-abuse crisis in America.
For years, deadly terrorist strikes in France were widely treated as isolated incidents. That changed forever in 2015.
The ousted attorney general managed to alienate Christians across the political spectrum, even though he’s one of their own.
Students in Pittsburgh must grapple with the realization that there are people who hate them for their religion.
The Jewish community disagreed about what to do when President Donald Trump came to town—and how to take action after tragedy.
Cecil and David Rosenthal, who lived with mental disabilities, were remembered at their funeral as the best of the Jewish community.
Squirrel Hill, the Pittsburgh neighborhood where 11 Jews were shot and killed on Saturday, is in mourning.