The annual tradition is supposed to relinquish the babies' sins and protect them from all kinds of ailments—especially hernias.
Millennials are the least religious generation yet, but at the same time, there's a resurgence in millennials becoming priests.
Satanism is basically atheism but with a pinch of devil worship. We asked a satanic reverend to explain why it's more than just teenage angst.
We went out in the streets of Mexico City looking for papal memorabilia.
But will he find the matching lock?
It has to be pretty crushing when your big hellfire prediction fails to materialize.
An ex-KGB officer hiding out in a Canadian church is just the latest in a long tradition of criminals seeking sanctuary in holy places.
In the final part of the series, host Wilbert L. Cooper meets the victims' families who are continuing to try to make sense of Sowell's crimes and the institutional failures that contributed to them.
After the death of 19-year-old Lucas Leonard, the Word of Life, in New Hartford, is making national headlines.
William Widmer has been photographing levee breach sites and taking a broad look at what the Bayou and New Orleans neighborhoods look like ten years after the storm.
Priests say the damndest things.
And more importantly, how can we stop abuse from occurring on an institutional level?
"I was just given a purpose, a big purpose in life, and that is to promote Mother Earth's end and her most miraculous plant in this world. That is cannabis."
Politicians are leading a witch-hunt in Hunts Point to shut down all of the local strip clubs by revoking their liquor licenses.
In this week's comic, drawn by Australian wunderkind HTML Flowers, Fashion Cat finds himself in Lincoln, Illinois, where the only two things to do are smoke meth or go to church. But why choose just one?
Stacy Kranitz's series on faith-based spaces and communities in Appalachia conveys the transformative power of faith and the essential goodness of fellowship.
A dreadlocked Jew from Brooklyn walks into the Christian Comedy Association's annual conference to tell a few jokes...
Transgender priests like Father Shannon Kearns even have trouble finding work or acceptance with supposedly liberal or progressive churches.
Here's what commenters on white nationalist forums Stormfront and Vanguard News Network have said so far.
I concealed my true self because I feared letting down my family, my band, the fans, a higher power. But today I regret it.
Statistics from the Catholic Church in England and Wales reveal that the number of women entering convent life has hit a 25-year high. I talked to one aspiring nun in her 20s to find out why.
When a conservative suburb changed its zoning laws to keep the sex club out, its members came up with a very creative solution.
I visited Athens's Apollo street to find out what Orthodox clergymen are wearing this Holy Week.
I spent a few days with them to meet the seemingly regular people behind the hate.