Adelle M. Banks
Scores of religious and civil rights organizations have asked U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to request an evaluation by a U.N. expert of the scope of racism in the country.
A federal appeals court has ruled that the clergy housing allowance authorized by the Internal Revenue Service is constitutional.
A Southern Baptist working group urged a cautious approach in investigating churches linked to allegations of sex abuse but has agreed that three of 10 churches named by Southern Baptist Convention President J.D. Greear in a report about sex abuse last week should be investigated.
Erected just outside Washington, D.C., by the American Legion more than 90 years ago, the "Bladensburg Cross" is the center of a lawsuit the association filed in 2012, arguing the cross’ location is unconstitutional.