Pakistan high court upholds Asia Bibi acquittal

The Islamic Republic of Pakistan’s highest court has upheld the acquittal of Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five who was put on death row for eight years after being convicted of violating the nation’s blasphemy laws.

The media's terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week

No one at Twitter, Buzzfeed, or the Washington Post got gum stuck in their hair, or fell into a mud puddle or got stuck with lima beans for dinner –at least as far as I know. But, still, last week wasn’t great for the American news media.

3 must visit churches in Paris

The French capital has other églises, or churches, that are just as old and beautiful as Notre-Dame, notwithstanding the lack of a Quasimodo connection. And the best part? The following three churches are largely overlooked, meaning tourists are few and far between.

Beware of wolves in shepherd's clothing

What happens to church property when most of its members depart, leaving only an unpopular pastor and a few of his close friends and family to determine its use?

Abortion: What might have been

His mother seriously considered aborting him before his birth. She was hardly more than a teen herself when she was pregnant with him, unmarried, unprepared, and terrified. Her friends urged to her to get rid of the problem.