On Sunday, the Mount Vernon Baptist Church in Boone, North Carolina, served as a house of mourning for a community reeling after a lengthy standoff killed five people last week, including two deputies.
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Former reality star Josh Duggar was been arrested by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and is being held without bond in an Arkansas jail on unspecified charges, People reported.
After an embarrassing number of wrong prophecies and bungled predictions about the 2020 election, a group of charismatic Christian leaders have released a four-page statement of “prophetic standards” to help correct abuses in the movement.
COVID-19 had just begun spreading across America in early 2020 when disgraced televangelist Jim Bakker saw an opportunity. With no vaccines for the virus in existence, he got to market early claiming bottles of his ...
Francis Collins, the director of the National Institutes of Health and an outspoken evangelical Christian, urged his fellow evangelicals, many of whom have resisted the COVID-19 vaccine, to get the shot and encourage others to ...
Aten, who teaches at an evangelical college and identifies as an evangelical, told Religion News Service he’d filed a report with the sheriff’s office in DuPage County, Illinois, where he lives, after getting an email ...
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Editor’s Note: The following article is an excerpt from Faith-Based Fraud: Learning From The Great Religious Scandals of our Time. The book is now available at Amazon and other on-line booksellers.