With the coronavirus pandemic, seats will be empty at synagogues and temples throughout California.
Liberty University is opening an independent investigation into Jerry Falwell Jr.’s tenure as president.
Falwell confirmed his departure on Tuesday, a day after the school said he had submitted, then rescinded his resignation.
The cancellation announced Friday by church officials is the latest sign that disruptions to normal religious activity will continue through the holidays.
A south Georgia priest decided to create a video to encourage his congregation during the COVID-19 pandemic by parodying a song from the popular Broadway show, "Hamilton."
More than 40 people at an Alabama Baptist church were infected with the virus the congregation held a series of religious services.
The nuns, ages 69 to 99, included teachers, an author and a secretary in the Vatican Secretariat of State.
Some North Texas parents are blaming a Tarrant County church for a rise in COVID-19 cases among teenagers.
A statue of Jesus Christ was decapitated and knocked off a pedestal at a Catholic church in Florida, another in a string of similar incidents nationwide.
The Vatican issued a long-awaited manual for bishops and religious superiors on conducting in-house investigations into allegations of priests who rape and molest minors and vulnerable adults.
One such gathering occurred last Saturday, where Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone convened about three dozen worshipers to lament what he called the "blasphemous" toppling of the controversial statue of Junipero Serra.
The pope noted that most priests were "obedient and creative" during the pandemic, but compared the defiance of some to the behavior of children.
Attorney General Leslie Rutledge filed the lawsuit in Arkansas against Bakker and Morningside Church Productions, just three months after the state of Missouri filed a similar lawsuit.
More than a hundred people RSVP’d to virtually watch on Facebook.
Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory, the first African American archbishop of the Archdiocese of Washington, condemned President Donald Trump's visit to the Saint John Paul II National Shrine Tuesday, saying the president's visit in the wake of his Monday threats to use military force against protesters "violates our religious principles.“
Most Republicans continued Tuesday to avoid any criticism of President Donald Trump amidst the nationwide protests that have now gone global.
American religious leaders across faiths are grappling with the heavy burden of helping to heal two active traumas: rising civil unrest driven by the police killing of George Floyd and the coronavirus pandemic.
Trump said if governors don’t abide by his request, he will “override” them, though it’s unclear what authority he has to do so.
A priest in Detroit has been using a squirt gun to dispense holy water and maintain social distancing.
A poll of 1,002 adults was conducted April 30-May 4 that found that 31% of Americans who believe feel strongly that the virus is a sign from God telling humanity to change.