Mark A. Kellner
Recent Articles by Mark A. Kellner
Published: Thursday, September 11, 2014 2:20 pm MDT
A Washington conference aimed at spotlighting persecution of Christians in the Middle East collapsed Wednesday evening when Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, was booed off the stage for his support of Israel, whose Jewis...
Published: Tuesday, September 9, 2014 11:52 am MDT
The U.S. Navy and U.S. Air Force face challenges on religious liberty questions, often from groups opposed to religious expression.
Published: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 5:12 am MDT
When believing students find connection and community on a college campus -- particularly secular ones such as state universities -- they're more likely to remain faithful, students and campus leaders say.
Published: Monday, August 18, 2014 11:24 am MDT
Differing versions of legislation to reauthorize the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom threaten the independent panel's autonomy and mission, critics charge.
Published: Friday, August 15, 2014 2:57 pm MDT
While much of Asia is unfriendly territory for Christian missionaries, this week's visit by Pope Francis to South Korea spotlights one of the region's most Christian nations.
Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 4:22 pm MDT
Science and theology are coming together to explore how people react to religious symbols, prompting new theories about why people choose faith — or don't.
Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 10:14 am MDT
A recent Gallup survey shows Americans who define themselves as "religious," as well as most Jews and Mormons, are among the top supporters of Israel. There are growing exceptions, however, as a bloc of evangel...
Published: Friday, August 1, 2014 9:59 am MDT
A recent IRS settlement with the Freedom from Religion Foundation, an atheist lobbying group, has the tax agency pledging to investigate religious groups and pastors who preach politics from the pulpit.
Published: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:56 am MDT
President Obama Monday said he intends to nominate Rabbi David Saperstein, a veteran religious liberty advocate, as the first non-Christian to serve as U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freed...
Published: Friday, July 25, 2014 3:56 pm MDT
Leading a million North American Seventh-day Adventists, Dan Jackson must steer through postmodernist shoals to revitalize the domestic side of a church that has 17 million believers outside its native land.