In an effort to clarify any confusion surrounding a recent controversy in Houston, Texas, OneNewsNow summarizes the sequence of events that have transpired thus far leading up to a group of area pastors being subpoenaed by the city.
Things are heating up in the Lone Star State ... and I'm not talking about the weather. The Alamo has returned to Texas – only this time, the bad guys are hoisting a rainbow flag. (Caution: This column contains terms that some may find offensive.)
The pastor of Australia-based Hillsong Church says he believes in "biblical truth" about homosexuality, a comment that came after his earlier murkier comments drew attention from church leaders and the media.
Concerns continue for Christians in India, and a human rights organization for religious freedom says the greatest issue as of late is the "absolute skyrocketing of attacks that have been taking place on Christians and other religious minorities" in that country.
One legal group is hoping students from a university in Oregon will take legal action after being threatened with harsh discipline for attempting to distribute copies of the Constitution outside their school's designated speech zone.
WASHINGTON (October 20, 2014) - While Republicans in Congress shout, "Repeal Obamacare," GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expansion. They just don't see the law going away, even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections.
(October 20, 2014) - When a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who had entered the apartment of the first patient to die from Ebola in the U.S. started feeling ill himself, he didn't rush to the nearest hospital. He chose an urgent-care clinic.
LUXEMBOURG (October 20, 2014) - European Union nations are working to reach 1 billion euros ($1.27 billion) in aid by the end of the week to fight Ebola in West Africa and are seeking a common approach to the crisis.
SURUC, Turkey (October 20, 2014) - Turkey's foreign minister said on Monday that his country is helping Iraqi Kurdish forces cross into the Syrian border town of Kobani "to give support" to fellow Kurdish fighters defending the town against Islamic State militants.
WASHINGTON (October 20, 2014) - U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy, a sign that wage gains may remain weak in the coming months.
Why are some church leaders hesitant to speak out forcefully against 'gay marriage'?