Add to MyYahoo RSS

Christian Music News

News on Christian Music continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

5 hrs ago | Religion News Service

Eastern Catholic patriarchs denounce Islamic Statea s a crimes against humanitya

VATICAN CITY The patriarchs and church leaders of Eastern Catholic churches have denounced as "crimes against humanity" the violence committed by the Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, RNS, World News, Middle East, Lebanon,

8 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Mars Hill elders: News leaks to "non-Christian world" discredit Jesus

A newly formed board of elders at Mars Hill Church, in a letter Friday, condemned news leaks, sought to reassure the flock and warned that public airing of internal "allegations and concerns" would be used by enemies of the faith.


Related Topix: Crossway, Pennsylvania

8 hrs ago | Billboard

200 Chart Moves: Smokey Robinson Scores Highest-Charting Album in 33 Years

R&B legend Smokey Robinson earns his highest charting album since 1981, while Amy Grant debuts on both the Christian and Dance/Electronic Albums charts- On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart, Wiz Khalifa's Blacc Hollywood arrived at No.


Related Topix: Smokey Robinson, Black Entertainment, Soul, Amy Grant, Pop/Rock, The Miracles, Kimbra

12 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

Local churches join to host youth conference

Local churches join to host youth conference Organizers create downtown event to attract teens of all backgrounds.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Lafayette, IN, Thursday, Events, Christian, Stockwell, IN

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Slithers to Top of...

The single logs third-largest streaming week on record, while Wiz Khalifa debuts atop R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and Smokey Robinson launches at No.


Related Topix: R&B, R-N-B, Wiz Khalifa, Hip-Hop, Smokey Robinson, Black Entertainment, Soul, Drake, Pop/Rock, The Miracles

Bangor Daily News

"Imagining Ireland"

The Maine Irish Heritage Center will host a First Friday Art Walk event on September 5. "Imagining Ireland" will feature over 25 local artists including Evelyn Dunphy,Gayl McNally and Ginny Keegan.


Related Topix: Portland, ME, Christian

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Christina Paul is on a Mission with New Album

Christina Paul is back with the release of her sophomore English-language album, Lord of All, available now via Intercessor Records.


Related Topix: Steven Curtis Chapman

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Calvary Commission celebrates 37th anniversary with conference

Calvary Commission in Lindale will celebrate its 37th Anniversary with its Annual Breakthrough Prayer and Missions Conference that starts this week.


Related Topix: Christian, Tyler, TX, Cuba, World News,

Religion News Service


Mapping out the politics of religions and churches in the United States Created by Corner of Church & State, and RNS blog What are the political positions of religions and churches in America? This new graph maps the ideologies of 44 different religious groups using data comes from Pew's Religious Landscape survey.


Related Topix: RNS

Religion News Service

New books and key experts available in time for October Synod on Marriage and Family

Communion for divorced and civilly remarried Catholics, the indissolubility of marriage, cohabitation and contraception are just a few of the many controversial topics to be discussed when Catholic bishops from across the globe meet with Pope Francis at the Extraordinary Synod of Bishops Oct. 5-19 at the Vatican.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Pope Benedict XVI, The Truth

Catholic World News

Egypt: a year after attacks, Coptic Christians worship atop church ruins

A year after dozens of churches in Egypt were destroyed in a wave of anti-Christian violence, some Coptic Christians are still gathering to worship on top of the ruins.


Related Topix: Morningstar

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Live Review: Dickey Betts Tears Up The Sweetwater

Southern rock legend Dickey Betts and Great Southern made a rare Bay Area performance Sunday night at a sold out Sweetwater show in Mill Valley.


Related Topix: Dickey Betts, Mill Valley, CA, The Allman Brothers, Pop/Rock

Zoellner Arts Center at Lehigh University Presents Smokey Robinson In Concert October 25, 2014

Since Zoellner Arts Center at Lehigh University opened in 1997, it has presented the finest in arts, entertainment, education and engagement opportunities to the Lehigh Valley community.


Related Topix: Lehigh University, Smokey Robinson, Black Entertainment, Soul, Jazz, Tony Bennett, Detroit, MI, The Miracles

Religion News Service

Is James Foley a martyr? A brutal death sparks a faith-based debate

Bishop Peter Anthony Libasci of Manchester, N.H., speaks during a vigil on Saturday for slain journalist James Foley at the Rochester Commons in Rochester, N.H. Photo courtesy of Shawn St.Hilaire / Democrat Photo From the moment news broke that U.S. journalist James Foley had been beheaded by Islamic State extremists in the Middle East, many ... (more)


Related Topix: RNS, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Religion News Service

Churches must provide a space where people are free to be themselves

Bilingual Sunday morning service at Grandview Park Presbyterian Church in Kansas City, Kan., on Jan. 13, 2013.


Related Topix: Kansas City, KS, RNS

Christian Newswire

National Conference Will Train Christians in Preserving Liberty

Contact: Nelan Hughes, 864-977-2008, CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 25, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- Some of the top names in law, politics, history, culture, theology and more will take to the stage in the 2014 annual Truth for a New Generation apologetics conference September 5-6 in Spartanburg, S.C. Organized by author and ... (more)


Related Topix: The Truth, Spartanburg, SC

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Psychology Today

The Truth About Islamic State We Don't Want to Hear Part 1

Today's paired posts arise from obligation rather than enjoyment. Their message needs saying, but it won't be popular.


Related Topix: The Truth

Religion News Service

Michael Browna s funeral echoes with cries for justice

ST. LOUIS Justice was a recurring theme as thousands of mourners packed the mammoth Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church on Monday for the funeral of Michael Brown, a black teen whose fatal shooting following a confrontation with a white police officer set off weeks of sometimes violent protests.


Related Topix: RNS, Documentary Movies, Malcolm X, Drama Movies, Biography Movies

Christian Retailing

Lecrae, Bart Millard to Host 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

Christian hip-hop artist Lecrae and MercyMe frontman Bart Millard have been named co-hosts of the 45th annual GMA Dove Awards, the Gospel Music Association announced.


Related Topix: Lecrae, Mercyme, Lipscomb University, Natalie Grant

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Concerts scheduled to raise funds for Granada Theatre renovations

The theater, which was a classic movie house from 1929 to 1977, is being renovated by Holland, and the concerts are designed to raise funds to help in the renovation.


Related Topix: Natalie Grant