iOS app Android app

Billy Sunday

Gospel Music: Evangelists and Their Song Leaders

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 08.09.2014 | Religion
William B. Bradshaw

The origin and development of Gospel music goes hand in hand with the history of evangelism in the United States. Dwight L. Moody, an evangelist of the mid-to-late 1800s, was the primary "architect" of a new kind of church music that has become what we now call Gospel Music.

What is Gospel Music?

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 08.02.2014 | Religion
William B. Bradshaw

In the mid-1800s two men developed a new kind of religious music that was to become today's Gospel music. The two men were famed evangelist Dwight L. Moody and his music director and soloist, Ira D. Sankey, known as the "Sweet Singer."

PHOTOS: Tasting Table's Top Local Dishes

This article comes to us courtesy of Tasting Table Chicago. Each month, HuffPost Chicago joins our friends at Tasting Table to highlight our five f...

Toward An Evangelical Peace Movement

Aaron Taylor | Posted 08.27.2012 | Religion
Aaron Taylor

It's an axiom that presidents lead us into wars, while Christians provide the flags and the crosses. So it may seem the deck is stacked against American evangelicals organizing into a comprehensive peace movement.

Billionaire Bishop Charged With Bilking Brazil's Pentacostals, Sending Money to US

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 11.21.2011 | World
Eric Ehrmann

After a long investigation by the federal police Brazil's attorney general is finally litigating the big fraud and racketeering case against the self-anointed Pentecostal Bishop Edir Macedo.

Does Anything Trump God's Justice?

Rothwell Polk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rothwell Polk

The establishment of justice is one of the most important Baha'i teachings. Justice in this life and on this Earth is critically important. It is the antidote to bigotry and hatred, disunity and discord.

Ending Drunkenness in America

Stanton Peele | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stanton Peele

Hopefully, teens will never drink. Instead, they can consume tons of corn starch in soft drinks and snack foods.