A public middle school in Ohio has taken down a historic Ten Commandments plaque from its auditorium entrance after a Wisconsin-based watchdog group called for its removal.
Hannah Brown is speaking out about criticism she's faced regarding her religious beliefs.
One critic advised the Catholic priest to instead preach that men should respect women and not treat them as sex objects. "Pray on that."
The volunteer EMT in New York, who was wearing headwear that's an important part of the Sikh faith, says the bar committed religious discrimination.
Yuna didn’t succumb to the pressure to fit into the stereotypical box of a successful artist, specifically when it comes to wearing her hijab.
Naturally, a person who has ever paid a tithe to their church of choice is bound to have some questions as to why a person leading a congregation is wearing thousand-dollar shoes.
One of the most prominent "gay conversion therapists" in the US has divorced his wife and wants to start dating men. David Matheson, from Utah, was the creator of widely maligned and discredited courses that claimed to be capable of changing the sexuality of those who studied them. In a Facebook post published after LGBTQ charity Truth Wins Out revealed that he had quit the practice, Mr Matheson said had realised he "had to make substantial changes in my life".
The Opp Police Department in Alabama blamed recent homicides in the area on young people turning "away from God," saying that they "embraced Satan."
The Freedom From Religion Foundation is keeping the city accountable for allowing the representation of dissenting viewpoints.
The institute says that students are allowed to wear religious head coverings if they bring a letter from a religious leader that explains why they need to wear it, and that the student did not produce such a letter.
The struggle with anxiety has no name, age or race, but each of these factors plays a role in the way it is perceived in society. Abacus Canada conducted a study of 1,500 Canadians to weigh opinions on anxiety, and one of the standout findings revealed a pattern among those who practice particular religions. Individuals who identified as Muslim, Sikh, Jewish and Hindu faiths widely agreed – an average of 70 per cent of the time – that anxiety was curable. ...
" I was an ignorant bigot who believed everything the media said," says Kaya Gravitter, "since I’d never met a Muslim or went searching for what I believe the religion’s core values really are: peace, love, and generosity."
“I believe in wearing this cross and what it represents,” the Indianapolis man told reporters of the restaurant's dress code.
Critics used the #MyReligionIsNotYourCostume hashtag to complain about the Met Gala's use of crucifixes and papal-inspired fashion.
Some applauded the teens for praying, while others felt the post was discriminatory against nonreligious people, pointing out that you don't have to be religious to be a good, respectful person.
Kristan Ware, who spent three seasons cheering for the Miami Dolphins, said her Christian faith made her “a target of discipline, ridicule, harassment, and abuse."
The Department of Justice lawsuit charges that a Wisconsin nursing assistant had a "fear of 'going to hell' because she had disobeyed the Bible by receiving the shot."
At a blessing ceremony for members of the Unification Church at the World Peace and Unification Sanctuary, members wore very specific garb while holding AR-15s.