Ramadan is underway for the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims. This year, Ramadan takes place in the dead of summer, a particularly difficult time to fast.
Gay Christians have special challenges when it comes to integrating an LGBT identity within a religious identity.
Christian and Goth men both transgress typical notions of masculine sexuality, but how they go about it differ greatly.
Former homeschoolers are speaking out about sexual abuse by the Duggars and other leaders in the Christian homeschooling movement.
In Genesis 38, Tamar, disguised as a prostitute, tricks her father-in-law into having sex with her. I don’t recall this making the Sunday school curriculum.
The struggle for the standard eight-hour workday in Chicago was a bitter one.
The debate on medically assisted suicide often pits Christian and secular liberal values against each other.
In the 8th century, the Eastern or Orthodox branch of Christianity gave history the word iconoclasm, from the Greek words for "icon smashing."
During the fall and winter of 1861-1862, Clark and many other officials in Santa Fe attended at least eight séances.
For a religion that some experts estimate includes only 30,000 members worldwide, Scientology attracts a lot of attention. But not so much from scholars.