Survey: Most churches stayed “above the electoral fray”

A new Pew study says that Among voters who report attending religious services at least once a month, relatively few say information on political parties or candidates was made available to them in their places of worship (14 percent), and even fewer say they were encouraged to vote in a particular way by their clergy …

Churches want all up in your bathroom business

Leftover sends this, a story about a conservative legal advocacy group is challenging a new Massachusetts law that seeks to limit discrimination in that state. The federal lawsuit seeks to: stop the Commissioners of the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (“MCAD”) and the Massachusetts Attorney General from punishing four Massachusetts churches and their pastors because they wish to …

They’re burning churches in St. Louis

Arson is suspected in six church fires in the St. Louis area. Prayers are well and good, but what’s needed is some really good detective work, and some people who know who did this to come forward. A 2012 arson at a mosque in my home state was committed by this guy, who confessed. He also …