Lieutenant Governor Wants Texas Lawmakers To Focus On Religious LibertyLieutenant Governor Dan Patrick wants the Texas Legislature to better protect religious liberty by examining whether local anti-discrimination ordinances violate state and federal law.
Keller Council Members Deny Atheist Chance To SpeakMoments before a city council meeting, Keller scrapped plans for an atheist to deliver its invocation.
Pope Prepares For Historic Address To CongressPope Francis is about to become the first pontiff in history to speak to a joint meeting of Congress.
Texas City Leaders Vote To Pull "Jesus" SignLeaders of an East Texas town facing a possible legal challenge decided Monday to remove a sign along Highway 80 that reads "Jesus Welcomes You To Hawkins."
Pope's U.S. Visit Set To Take Over Social MediaPope Francis isn't your typical social media star. He doesn't even carry a cell phone. But wherever he goes, millions of tweets, posts, pictures and video streams are sure to follow.
Perry Dials Back Christian Appeal In IowaRick Perry bragged to an Iowa crowd about the strong economy in Texas, but he didn't mention religion until 25 minutes into his address, and only then when asked about it.
Collin County Residents Condemn Proposal For Muslim CemeteryA proposal for a cemetery operated by an Islamic group has been greeted with fear and condemnation in Collin County.
Abbott Signs 'Pastor Protection' Bill Into LawGov. Greg Abbott has signed a 'pastor protection' bill into law, which allows clergy members to refuse officiating same-sex marriages that violate their religious beliefs.
Texas House OKs Letting Clergy Refuse To Marry Gay CouplesRepublicans, who control the Legislature and haven't lost a statewide office since 1994, say the bill will keep church elders from being sued for refusing to perform weddings that clash with "sincerely held" religious beliefs.
John Glenn Wants Evolution Taught In SchoolsAstronaut John Glenn, now 93 with fading eyesight and hearing, said in a recent interview that he sees no contradiction between believing in God and believing in evolution.
Who Is Pamela Geller & The American Freedom Defense Initiative?The organizer of Sunday night's Muhammad Art Exhibit and Cartoon Contest in Garland had plenty to say after the shooting in Garland that left two people dead -- fervently defending holding the event.
Suspects Dead In Garland Art Show ShootingAn event in Garland on Sunday night took a deadly turn as two suspects began firing shots outside of the Curtis Culwell Center during a Muhammad art exhibit.