Minnesota’s mainline Christian denominations face unprecedented declines, altering communities and traditions celebrated for generations.
EDINA, Minn. (RNS) — A two-day conference started with a hunch — that youth pastors in America weren’t ready to talk about faith and science with the students in their churches.
No more religious exemptions, Montreal is taxing churches: For the first time churches in Montreal are being forced to pay taxes.
Using taxpayer funds to rebuild these churches would be a complete violation of church/state separation.
Churches in Montreal are becoming concerned about hosting community groups after being hit with bills for municipal taxes.
Mainstream churches are haemorrhaging worshippers around 11 times as fast as they can attract new converts, stark research on the state of faith in Britain shows.
Tax the Church: Bill Maher makes a powerful case for ending the tax exempt status for religious institutions.
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The Republican-dominated Mississippi state Senate approved a bill on Tuesday allowing churchgoers carry concealed firearms without a permit while also allowing churches to designate and train members to serve as armed security.
A new study says that tax exempt churches in the United States are costing its citizens $71 billion each year in tax breaks.