Associated Press: "I have undergone a massive shift in regard to my faith in Jesus," Joshua Harris announced. "By all the measurements that I have for defining a Christian, I am not a Christian."
Religion News Service: Many denominations are using searchable databases on prospective employees. But that may give churches and other religious groups a false sense of security about preventing abuse, experts say.
CNN: An ancient church long-rumored to be built over the house where the apostles Peter and Andrew lived has been found near the Sea of Galilee in Israel.
Deseret News: Few Americans know a lot about religion. However, if you're a police officer, such confusion could lead you to insult or harm the people you're supposed to protect.
Bloomberg: In Japan, people work hard, few abuse drugs, crime is minimal and single mothers are rare. The country still has lots of poverty.