Iraqis of Armenian, Arab, Assyrian, and Jewish descent recall what the shrine symbolized on the third anniversary of its destruction.
What’s gained and what’s lost when religion becomes an individualist—or even consumerist—endeavor?
Is there any right way to react to the swimwear?
Famed mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani, who died Friday, was memorialized without the headscarf.
An archeologist on cultural preservation in the shadow of ISIS
A small, vocal group of Conservative rabbis is pushing the movement to accept marriages between Jews and non-Jews. The fight is really about the future of the religion.
The European Court of Human Rights said banning full or partial face veils is “necessary in a democratic society.”
Northern Ireland’s July 12 celebration, known for provoking violence, helps explain the small party that has catapulted to national prominence.
The craft-supply giant, which will open its Museum of the Bible in D.C. this fall, will pay a $3 million settlement.
Some communities agree that women shouldn’t be pastors. But their members fiercely debate every other kind of women’s empowerment.
The president of the United States stepped in to defend a British infant whose life support will be removed after European courts sided with doctors against his parents.
The Saudi-led bloc has made 13 demands of Doha, but they’re mostly about resolving one issue—and time is almost up.
The president promised to save them from persecution in the Middle East, but in Detroit, some Iraqis are being rounded up for potential deportation.
Early drafts of a canonical work show how Muslims' understanding of their faith has evolved.
The former acting attorney general says she believes the Department of Justice can withstand anything that happens during the Trump administration.
One professor claims that future humans will be made from skin cells and prescreened for things like hair color and sex.
Cecile Richards says the organization will not spin off its abortion services, even though Congress is threatening to cut off a portion of the group’s funding.
The group has called for increased attacks during the Islamic holy month.
Trinity Lutheran v. Comer finds that governments can’t discriminate against churches that would otherwise qualify for funding just because they’re religious institutions.
A 17-year-old woman murdered after leaving a mosque in Virginia. For American Muslims, Ramadan has been a charged time.