The ancient tomb of Santa Claus may be hiding under a Turkish church
October 4, 2017, 4:01 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Archaeologists conducting digital surveys below the surface of St. Nicholas Church have discovered an untouched temple.
Belfry-dwelling bats are causing an unholy mess in English churches
August 11, 2017, 9:31 a.m. by Matt Hickman
You know things are bad when errant guano interrupts the Eucharist.
New DNA study finds modern-day Lebanese are descendants of the Canaanites
July 27, 2017, 2:32 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Modern-day Lebanese are descendants of the Canaanites, proving that they weren't wiped out after all.
Vatican turns off iconic fountains in sign of water-saving solidarity
July 26, 2017, 8:23 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
It's the first time the fountains have been dry in recent memory.
Dalai Lama celebrates 81 years (in this lifetime, anyway)
July 5, 2017, 4:42 p.m. by Catie Leary
In honor of his birthday, let's take a look at some of the amazing people the revered spiritual leader has met over the years.
World's oldest 'comic book' boasts an all-woman cast, plenty of good vs. evil
June 6, 2017, 11:37 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
'Psychomachia' is a 10th century smitefest in the name of God.
Atheists are less fearful of death than most religious people
March 24, 2017, 5:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
A new study on religious leanings and death anxiety reveals some surprising findings.
Hmong shaman work with traditional doctors to heal patients at California hospital
March 12, 2017, 2:21 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
The new policy builds trust and community, and the patients are seeing the results.