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Christian Rock Star Comes Out, Opens Up About Lifelong Struggle To Be Straight

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.01.2016 | Queer Voices

Trey Pearson struggled with his sexuality his whole life but now he's opening up about who he really is. The Christian rocker, who fronts the band Ev...

Christian Rock Band's Co-founder Is Now An Atheist

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 01.23.2015 | Religion

One of the original members of a world-renowned Christian rock band has come out as an atheist. George Perdikis, an early member of Newsboys, says ...

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: Switchfoot "Come Alive"; DMC Makes Comics

Jon Chattman | Posted 12.16.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

In 1989, my parents took me to see The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway. My dad had hyped up the show, noting right off the bat how it started with a ...

Christian Music Couple Announces Divorce Following Affair

Religion News Service | Sarah Pulliam Bailey | Posted 05.11.2014 | Religion

(RNS) When gospel artist Amy Grant got divorced in 1999 and married country singer Vince Gill a year later, the public breakup rocked the Christian mu...

WATCH: How The Fray Have Transformed From Christian Band To Rock Band

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.21.2014 | Religion

Critically acclaimed rock band The Fray, widely known for their hit "How to Save a Life," sat down with HuffPost Live host Ricky Camilleri. The Colora...

How Amy Grant Is Changing Christian Rock Again

Paul O'Donnell | Posted 09.08.2013 | Religion
Paul O'Donnell

Grant has quietly been working to transform herself into a performer that fits none of the roles invented for her previously by the church, the recording industry, and the media: not a petticoats-and-cowboy boots evangelical icon, nor a milquetoast Madonna, not a satanic sellout nor a stealth proselytizer.

Is Christian Rock Losing Its Soul?

Stanford News | ASHLEY WALTERS | Posted 06.04.2013 | Religion

Every Sunday around the country pastors use Christian-themed rock music to engage their parishioners. Sounding much like standard top-40 pop music far...

John Lennon, U2, Larry Norman And A Trilogy Of God Songs

Michael Gilmour | Posted 03.27.2013 | Religion
Michael Gilmour

Whereas Lennon tends to reject religion outright and U2 sings about its mysterious ways and at least partial un-knowability, Larry Norman represents a Christian conservatism both confident of its rightness and critical of those failing to embrace a particular definition of orthodoxy.

From Christian Punk Rocker To Agnostic Professor

Bert Montgomery | Posted 08.04.2012 | Religion
Bert Montgomery

It's been a journey for all of us and we did kind of "grow up in public" as has been said of us before. A few punches in the gut in the course of one's life will have a tendency to do that

The Best Music Video About Facebook's IPO You'll See Today

Alf LaMont | Posted 07.18.2012 | Comedy
Alf LaMont

What better way to celebrate the end of the week/canonization of Mark Zuckerberg by Wall Street than with a little music from well-meaning people who want to thank Facebook?!

WATCH: Jeremy Lin's Surprising Music Picks

The Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 02.15.2012 | Home

As everyone's favorite success story Jeremy Lin continues to tear up the basketball court with his astounding gameplay, the world has been dying to kn...

Christian Rock Redux

Jonathan D. Fitzgerald | Posted 12.20.2011 | Religion
Jonathan D. Fitzgerald

Though the genre known as CCM is irrevocably changed, many see this as a good thing.

Former Korn Guitarist On Fame, Fragility, Family And Faith

Tinley Park, IL Patch | Nabeha Zegar | Posted 08.24.2011 | Religion

Thousands of people came out to hear a former crystal meth addict turned Christian tell his story. Brain Welch, more commonly known by his nickname "...

WATCH: Pole Dancing For Jesus

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

A local Houston Fox affiliate had an interesting report recently on a hot new workout class: Pole Dancing For Jesus. It's a women's only class that...

Passion 2011: Chris Tomlin And The Christian Rock Revolution

Paul O'Donnell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Paul O'Donnell

Chris Tomlin's rare distinction represents a first for the Christian music industry, and cements the dominance of the subcategory of Christian rock called Praise & Worship, of which Tomlin is the undisputed leader.

Teaching Kids That Evolution Is A Lie Through Song (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

You're young, you're impressionable, you need guidance and you hate science class. Where do you turn? Geoff Moore and the Distance, the Christian Rock...