Pompeo: All faiths will have 'something to say' on forthcoming peace plan

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defended his department’s decision to drop the word “occupation” from its description of the Golan Heights and Palestinian territories.

United Methodists pass Traditional Plan, keep ban on LGBTQ clergy, same-sex marriage

A special session of the United Methodist Church decided Feb. 26 to strengthen the denomination’s ban on the ordination and marriage of LGBTQ people.

United Methodist committee rejects One Church Plan, which would allow LGBT clergy

In a surprise, the plan recommended by the United Methodist Church’s Council of Bishops was rejected Feb. 25 by the denomination’s decision-making body.

Two years after Trump's travel ban, faith-based refugee groups struggle

Every morning when Khadra Abdo wakes up, her mind turns to her children. "My first thought is that I hope they are safe today, and that stays on my mind throughout the whole day," Abdo told Religion News Service.