Mark A. Kellner
Recent Articles by Mark A. Kellner
Published: Thursday, July 2, 2015 4:26 pm MDT
Celebrating its 1865 founding this year, The Salvation Army's American branch balances social work with sermonizing as the evangelical church and Christian charity charts a future course.
Episcopal Church becomes third Protestant denomination to adopt rituals for same-sex marriage ceremonies
Published: Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:57 pm MDT
The Episcopal Church, during its convention in Salt Lake City, voted Wednesday afternoon to adopt rituals for same-sex marriage ceremonies, making it the third mainline Protestant denomination in America to do ...
Published: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 2:25 pm MDT
Meeting in Salt Lake City this week, the Episcopal Church approved the lifting of U.S. sanctions against Cuba, shortly before President Obama announced America would open an embassy in Havana after breaking tie...
Why the chairman of U.S. religious freedom panel is worried about the world's state of religious liberty
Published: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 11:36 am MDT
Serving his second term as chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, an independent advisory group, scholar Robert P. George is worried about the state of religious liberty around the ...
Published: Saturday, June 27, 2015 7:32 am MDT
Clergy on all sides of the debate over same-sex marriage ponder their next moves after the Supreme Court of the United States declared a national right to such unions.
This Christian group won the right to uphold its faith standards at state universities in California
Published: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 10:54 am MDT
An evangelical Christian organization has won the right to uphold its faith standards for leadership positions and retain official status at state universities in California.
Published: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 2:52 pm MDT
As thousands gather for the Episcopal Church's General Convention in Salt Lake City this month, the mainline Protestant denomination is being pulled towards an innovative future while traditionalists fight to h...
Published: Monday, June 15, 2015 11:18 am MDT
Go to many churches on a Sunday morning and you'll find something missing: men. One critic says more than 60 percent of people attending weekly worship are female. But some churches are succeeding in bringing m...
Published: Sunday, June 14, 2015 8:32 am MDT
An evangelical Christian megachurch has received $71 million in pledges for a "daring" project aimed at expanding its global ministry.
Published: Sunday, June 14, 2015 8:28 am MDT
As the Supreme Court is poised to rule on same-sex marriage, evangelical Christian leaders, once unified on the subject, are expressing opposing viewpoints, while others are meeting with gay Christians to weigh...