Reading Time: 3 minutes Staccato Powell used his religious authority to take over churches and obtain millions of dollars in loans.
Reading Time: 2 minutes A few minutes after Mario Avery was sworn in as mayor of Fairburn, Georgia, he made it clear that Christianity would be the dominant religion in the city. He asked the city council members — as well as viewers tuning in to the meeting over Zoom — to join him in an act of communion. […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes State Rep. Tammy Townley says the Bible is an “integral part of numerous faiths.”
Reading Time: 3 minutes A Jewish couple that wanted to adopt a child says a Republican-backed Tennessee law permits this kind of bigotry.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Jason Greathouse, who shares custody of his victim’s daughter, faced no jail time.
Reading Time: 9 minutes The Supreme Court is eager to blow another giant hole in the wall of separation because of Joe Kennedy’s case.
Reading Time: 2 minutes A legal battle will decide whether Rev. David W. Bialkowski should be allowed to have control over all that money.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Right-wing pastor Perry Stone appears to be under investigation by the FBI over sexual misconduct allegations as well as his ties to local law enforcement officials in Cleveland, Tennessee. That’s the takeaway from a damning investigation from Wyatt Massey of the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Massey spoke with several people associated with Stone’s Voice of Evangelism ministry who say they’ve already been […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Stephen Sauer had been leading a non-profit agency for people with disabilities before he was arrested for unconscionable acts.
Reading Time: 2 minutes You’ll never believe what happened when a conservative religious leader adopted 70 children. I’m just kidding. You know exactly how this plays out and you’re horrified without even reading another sentence. But I’ll tell you the horrific details anyway. Nikolai Stremsky was a rector at the Holy Trinity Convent of Mercy in Saraktash—part of the Urals in Russia. […]