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Venus the Goddess of love

The truth behind Friday the 13th and its twisted meaning

The patriarchy strikes again.

A Man praying holding a Holy Bible.

Ad claiming prayer can medically heal amended after ASA complaint

The complainant said it was "useless quackery".

President Rodrigo Duterte has offered his resignation in exchange for proof God exists.

Rodrigo Duterte doubles down on attack on God

The Philippines President is asking believers for a selfie with the Creator.

Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa-linked home sold babies

The charity took in unmarried pregnant women then sold their children to childless couples.

The Cathedral was destroyed in the February 2011 earthquake.

ChristChurch Cathedral building work will begin end of July

After months of delays, the iconic structure is finally being restored.

Pope Francis.

Pope urges new cardinals to serve the poor

He urged them to shun "palace intrigues" and avoid "useless wrangling about who is most important".

More than 200 people were killed.

Hundreds killed in Nigeria violence

A decades-old cycle of conflict between Christian farmers and Muslim nomads is flaring up again.

Winston Blackmore has reportedly married 24 women and fathered 146 children.

Two men sentenced for polygamy in Canada

One of the men married 24 women and fathered 146 kids.

Rodrigo Duterte has made controversial comments about Catholicism.

Rodrigo Duterte calls Catholic God 'stupid'

His comments have rattled the Philippines, which is 86 percent Catholic.

The video has shocked viewers online.

Priest slaps crying baby during baptism

Many viewers of the shocking clip say they'd have done the same to the priest.

Pope Francis.

Pope compares abortion to Nazism

"Children should be accepted... as God allows, even if at times they are sick," he said.

The Secular Education Network says it hsa compiled 772 pages of evidence.

Bible in Schools battle on fast-track to the High Court

The Human Rights Commission says the Secular Education Network's case needs to be heard urgently.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Jeff Sessions.

White House officials cite the Bible in defence of border separation policy

Children are being kept in prison-like conditions, but the White House isn't apologising.

Images were averaged out to give scientists an idea of how many Christian's perceived God.

Is this the face of God? Some American scientists think so

A group of American researchers have accumulated different Christian ideas about what God may look like.

Jesus Christ

Dying like Jesus: Rare victim of crucifixion discovered

He was in his early 30s and lived 2000 years ago - sound familiar?

Gloriavale's new leadership is asking followers to sign away their souls.

Revealed: New document asks Gloriavale residents to sign away souls

But there's a resistance inside the sect that doesn't want to sign it.

Women in niqab are pictured after the Danish Parliament banned the wearing of face veils in public

Denmark adopts niqab ban

Denmark has banned the wearing of face veils in public.

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'Homeless Jesus' stops out-of-control truck from killing pedestrians

Jesus saves.

Jetstar

Screaming, Bible-toting woman kicked off Jetstar flight

Twenty minutes into the flight, she began chanting - and it was all downhill from there.

James Ben-Canaan left Gloriavale and took his 11 kids with him.

Gloriavale's bizarre kindergarten photo albums

An ex-member was given books of their kids' childcare memories - with one strange difference.