A victim advocacy group says sexual assault allegations against singer Chris Rice are “credible.” The group, Godly Response to Abuse in the christian Environment (GRACE), released its 29-page report as part of an 18-month investigation. The Roys Report reports that the investigation was commissioned by Tates Creek Presbyterian Church in Lexington, Kentucky. According to the […]

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul (D) recently called pro-life supporters “Neanderthals” as she signed a legislative package to protect “abortion and reproductive rights for all.” Hochul, who signed the legislative package on June 13, delivered a speech on the same day at the Great Hall of Cooper Union in New York City, where the remarks […]

A new study out of the University of Saskatchewan (USask) sheds new light on life in the city of Ur, an ancient Sumerian city located in modern-day southern Iraq. Specifically, the study – published in the journal PLOS One – examined cattle tooth enamel and compared the chemical reality to the written descriptions of ancient […]

This article is the first of a four-part series based on the upcoming book by Marvin Olasky and Leah Savas, The Story of Abortion in America: A Street-Level History, 1652–2022. Pastors falling into sordid sin and trying to cover it up. That’s a recent news story and a 19th-century one as well. Americans then expected […]

As the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) discusses its response to abuse at its annual General Assembly this week, a case involving a pastor suing former congregants over allegations against him is making its way through civil court and the denomination’s own system. Dan Herron, a PCA pastor—or teaching elder—accused of sexual harassment, says the […]

The Knesset approved MK Zvi Hauser’s (New Hope) proposal that the Knesset adopt the IHRA definition for antisemitism (International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance), by doing so, the Knesset joins more than a thousand governments, parliaments, bodies and organizations around the world that have already adopted the definition. The proposal was passed Wednesday night by a majority […]

Woman called 911 to report a man ‘would not let her leave’ and ‘was possibly on drugs’ Christopher Hensley, 35, died tragically in police custody on June 15, 2022. | Screenshot: YouTube/Joe Hamblen North Carolina authorities are investigating the death of Christopher Hensley, a 35-year-old former youth pastor and father who died in police custody […]

The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a Maine policy covering tuition for private schools but not religious schools violates the First Amendment. Maine offers the tuition assistance in rural districts that do not have public schools. The challenge involved two private christian schools, Bangor christian Schools and Temple Academy, which didn’t meet the state’s “nonsectarian” […]

It was 2:30 in the morning on February 24 when Maksym Maliuta finally fell asleep. That night, he had been arguing with his college classmates, who dismissed warnings of a Russian invasion of Ukraine as “Western media panic.” No, Maksym insisted, the signs were all there: Vladimir Putin was building up to a massive military […]

A new study found that about one-quarter of abortion clinics in the country would close if the Supreme Court decides to overturn Roe v. Wade. The study only looked at clinics that publicly advertise abortion services, and the ANSIRH’s database included a range of facilities, including doctor’s offices, public health centers and hospital settings. The […]


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