Nipsey Hussle's Memorial Was a Celebration of African Spirituality
During the memorial service for Eritrean-American rapper Nipsey Hussle, his mother Angelique Smith emphasized how her spirituality helps her deal with grief.
The 'Amazing Grace' of Aretha Franklin
After being buried for over 40 years, footage of Aretha Franklin’s iconic church performance, which would become one of the highest-selling gospel albums in history, finally comes to light.
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Man Charged With Attempted Murder in Antarctica Was Detained in This 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.
Why Catholic Church Sexual Abuse Is So Hard to Stop
The latest horrific report came from Pennsylvania, but it won't be the last one, thanks in part to an insane lobby standing in the way.
Inside the 'Church' Devoted to Argentina’s Favorite Soccer Player
Diego Armando Maradona is one of the best soccer players of all time. And for many fans, he’s a god.
Rodrigo Márquez Tizano
Sweet Baby Jesus Detained by US in Church’s Protest
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Terrible Tales of a Lizard-Smoking, Blood-Drinking Satanic Cult
In a town with a reputation for religiousness, a group of Satan worshippers are among the faithful.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
Christian Swingers Explain How They Balance God and Lots of Kinky Sex
"People have the right to judge, but that’s them, that’s not God."
Becoming a Believer at Beyoncé Mass
At Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, Beyoncé Mass includes everything from a choir's rendition of "Survivor" to sermons inspired by Queen Bey's lyrics.
This Joel Osteen Impersonator Conned His Way into a Massive Church Event
VICE went to LA to meet Michael Klimkowski, a struggling comedian who made headlines with his spot-on impersonation of the televangelist.
People Like Billy Graham Are Why I Quit Christianity
I grew up in awe of Graham, just like every other Southerner I knew. But I no longer believe in elevating the feelings of white people bothered more by protest than injustice.
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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.