A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
The highest court in Massachusetts has ruled that reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in public schools does not discriminate against atheists.
No one can equate to God. And, it’s about time someone stood up to Jamie Foxx and his ilk to teach them that – or at least try to teach them that.
Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
The four Roman Catholic bishops of Massachusetts will urge parishioners to fight an Obama administration regulation requiring church-affiliated employers to cover birth control.
Massachusetts religious leaders have entered the debate over casino gambling.
New Bedford health authorities found birds, both alive and dead, in the basement of Bad Boy Cuts barbershop.
Cambridge will close its schools for one Muslim holiday each year beginning next year.
Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley is ordaining two new bishops.
A coalition of Boston-area religious interfaith leaders has held an anti-bigotry rally in support of Muslim Americans.