Tag: Church and state

Report: Clergy abuse in Iowa was ‘overwhelming’ but now rare

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Roman Catholic priests sexually abused minors across Iowa for decades while church leaders covered it up, but reforms implemented in...

Kentucky ties to Baptist kids agency at risk over gay rights

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A cultural clash pitting religious beliefs against gay rights has jeopardized Kentucky's long-running relationship with a foster care and adoption agency...

Biden order reestablishes faith-focused White House office

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden signed an executive order Sunday relaunching a White House office aimed at fostering cooperation between the federal government and...