Lawyers say forcing business owners to violate their deeply held religious beliefs or pay steep fines “is one of the most straightforward violations of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act this court is likely to see.”
By combining food, faith and fellowship, Saddleback Church Pastor Rick Warren's new "Daniel Plan" has the potential to promote the body's importance in spirituality and salvation, Baptist ministers say.
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is shutting down the 21-year-old Center for Congregational Health and transferring congregational and clergy consulting to a new free-standing organization being formed by the center’s current president.
While government overreach happens on a daily basis, in this matter, government is doing what ought to be done: protecting and providing basic human services.
The Southern Baptist owners of Hobby Lobby say their lawsuit is “an excellent vehicle” for clearing up confusion about whether a federal law protecting religious freedom for individuals applies to corporations as well.
Beginning today, churches have new options for purchasing health insurance for their ministers and staff.
Small churches that currently cannot afford health insurance for their staff and employees might benefit from an Affordable Care Act program that begins Oct. 1.
Faith and health are intertwined in ways that neither the academy nor the congregation fully appreciates.
Persons of color much more likely to live in areas afflicted by pollution and other health hazards.
Researcher Jeff Levin finds that Jews may experience physical and mental health benefits from attending synagogue and praying regularly. The findings mirror studies done on Christians and other people of faith.