Notre Dame

Heartbreaking Photos Show Fiery Destruction of Notre Dame Cathedral

Parts of Notre Dame that had survived centuries of wars and revolutions caved to a massive fire Monday evening.
Emma Ockerman
mental health

What Happens to Your Brain When You Stop Believing in God

It's like going off a drug.
Caroline Beaton

Man Charged With Attempted Murder in Antarctica Was Detained in a Creepy Church for 10 Days

Motherboard has learned that after Sergei Savitsky stabbed a worker at a Russian Antarctic research station, he was detained in an Orthodox church for 10 days before returning to Russia.
Caroline Haskins

Inside the 'Church' Devoted to Argentina’s Favourite Soccer Player

Diego Armando Maradona is one of the best soccer players of all time. And for many fans, he’s a god.
VICE Staff

The Terrible Tales of a Lizard-Smoking, Blood-Drinking Satanic Cult in India

In a town with a reputation for religiousness, a group of Satan worshippers are among the faithful.
Zeyad Masroor Khan

The Openly Gay Christians Swearing Off Sex for Jesus

Members of the "Side B" movement don’t deny their sexuality, they just keep it contained for their faith.
Sam Nichols

Christian Wife Swappers Talk Kink and Christ

"People have the right to judge, but that’s them, that’s not god."
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
Australia Today

George Pell in Court: I’m Innocent and It’s All a Big Mistake

The Catholic cleric will stand trial over claims of sexual assault.
VICE Staff

This Fake Televangelist Conned His Way into a Massive Church Event

VICE meets Michael Klimkowski, a struggling comedian who made headlines with his spot-on impersonation of televangelist Joel Osteen.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Vatican Needs Way More Exorcists to Deal with All the Reports of Demons

So the church is launching a weeklong intensive course to train priests in the art.
River Donaghey
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Cow Wanted Absolutely Nothing to Do with Baby Jesus

Stormy fled the nativity scene she'd been cooped up in twice before the church finally let her head back to the farm.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'We Are Heavily Armed' Florida Church Warns No One in Particular

Signs papering the building warn that any attempt to wreak havoc within its walls will be met "with deadly force."
Drew Schwartz