But Biden’s executive order can’t undo the damage that has already been done, critics say.
So far, Catholics and Jews are plentiful, while White evangelicals and Muslims are absent.
While Pope Francis sent warm congratulations, condemnation Wednesday from U.S. bishops suggests Biden’s tenure will be marked by Catholic infighting.
It was his first stop of the day before being sworn in.
He developed confrontational tactics to harass abortion providers and won a long legal battle against the National Organization for Women.
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have selected Barber, a fiery preacher and anti-poverty activist, as one of several Black clergy to bless their incoming administration.
Catholicism has always been how Biden has understood healing, others and himself. Now, Biden will lead a nation deeply in need of healing — with soaring coronavirus cases, thousands dying daily and millions out of work and hunkered down in isolation.
Citing coronavirus and security concerns, the March for Life will be on line as a pro-choice president takes office
A combat veteran, Rear Adm. Margaret Grun Kibben was on her third day in the job.
For a growing segment of charismatic Christians, Trump can't lose if modern prophets said he didn't.
For those who advised Trump, politics is an inherently immoral business and they got what they came for.
If chosen to lead the White House faith-based initiatives office, he could play a key role in helping Biden reach voters who didn't support him.
A week after the leader of the Proud Boys admitted burning a Black Lives Matter banner from Asbury United Methodist Church, a second banner was cut off the historical church over the Christmas holiday weekend.
“Out of all this darkness, hope is on the horizon.”
The reference is aimed at reining in China’s interference in Tibet’s religious affairs.
Without galas and passing the plate, religious nonprofits and congregations shifted donations online in 2020.
Florida took steps to try to repair the harm done to the mostly Black enclave of Rosewood.
Museum officials are considering suing the District over its latest round of covid-19 restrictions, saying they violate religious freedom.
Tensions have been building since seminary presidents condemned Critical Race Theory, just months after President Trump condemned the theory.
An exhausted America, mostly shut out of church and regular family travel, is trying to get creative on what’s usually one of the biggest holidays of the year.
As a student in college and seminary, then as a pastor in Texas, Dwight McKissic has been affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention for more than 45 years
Ailing Pope Francis, who is making limited public appearances due to persistent pain, drew attention to the plight of homeless people in winter, including a Nigerian man who froze to death not far from the Vatican
President Joe Biden’s Inauguration Day announcements on immigration are far-reaching
Normally quiet streets around state capitols have looked more like battlegrounds recently amid protests
President Joe Biden’s inauguration has sown a mixture of anger, confusion and disappointment among believers in the baseless QAnon conspiracy theory