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As a child, Osama al-Bar would walk from his home past Islam's holiest site, the Kaaba, to the market of spice and fabric merchants where his father owned a store. At that time, Mecca was so small, pilgrims could sit at the cube-shaped Kaaba and look out at the serene desert mountains where the Prophet Muhammad once walked.
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Fight for growing Pentecostal vote in Brazil

Brad Brooks, Associated Press  |  posted Sep 30th - 10:41pm
Brazil's rapid religious transformation is reverberating through the country's tight presidential race, where abortion and gay marriage have emerged as hot-button issues and Pentecostal televangelists are political power brokers.
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Fight for growing Pentecostal vote in Brazil

Brad Brooks, Associated Press  |  posted Sep 30th - 10:10pm
Brazil's rapid religious transformation is reverberating through the country's tight presidential race, where abortion and gay marriage have emerged as hot-button issues and Pentecostal televangelists could be political power brokers.
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New film being shot for LDS priesthood restoration site in Penn.

Sam Penrod  |  posted Sep 30th - 9:18am
A new LDS visitors center is taking shape in Pennsylvania, and a new film is taking shape as well. It depicts the story of the restoration of the priesthood in that area.
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Beheading suspect's conversion surprised family

Sean Murphy, Hannah Cushman, Associated Press  |  posted Sep 29th - 11:10pm
Alton Nolen told relatives after his release from prison on drug and assault charges last year that he wanted to focus on getting his life in order.
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Battle against Islamic State creates new alliances

Karin Laub, Adam Schreck, Associated Press  |  posted Sep 29th - 2:21pm
On a recent evening, two of Jordan's top pro-al-Qaida ideologues held court on the rooftop of a villa decorated with strings of lights. Sporting shaggy beards and robes, the Muslim preachers whispered to each other and rose occasionally from plastic chairs to greet supporters.
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Company seeks $250M from Los Angeles archdiocese

The Associated Press  |  posted Sep 30th - 7:50pm
A funeral home company has sued the Archdiocese of Los Angeles for at least $250 million, alleging it was cheated out of a lease deal involving six Roman Catholic cemeteries.
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2 sue Jehovah's Witnesses congregation, say abused

The Associated Press  |  posted Sep 30th - 5:51pm
Two adult sisters are suing a Jehovah's Witness congregation in Vermont, saying they were sexually abused by a minister when they were minor children and the church did nothing to protect them.
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2 men convicted in Mormon ruse robbery in Vegas

The Associated Press  |  posted Sep 30th - 5:11pm
A Nevada jury has found two men who were accused of posing as religious missionaries guilty of kidnapping and armed robbery in a case that could get them life in prison for a violent Las Vegas home break-in.
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Catholic priest in Puerto Rico accused of abuse

The Associated Press  |  posted Sep 30th - 11:50am
A Roman Catholic priest in a small town on the west coast of Puerto Rico is being investigated for improper conduct with a minor and has been suspended from his duties, church and government officials said Tuesday.
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Myanmar and Sri Lankan hard-liners ink agreement

Krishan Francis, Associated Press  |  posted Sep 30th - 10:41am
A Myanmar Buddhist monk and a Sri Lankan ultranationalist both known for campaigning against Muslims signed an agreement on Tuesday to work together to protect Buddhism, which they say is being challenged worldwide.
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Vatican No. 2 urges UN to defend unarmed from Islamic State

The Associated Press  |  posted Sep 29th - 5:00pm
The Vatican is urging the U.N. to use force if necessary to stop the "atrocious persecution" of religious minorities in Iraq and Syria.
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