Meals at celeb-chef eateries, forays by helicopter and overnights at lavish pop-up desert camps – all are signs of the country's recent emergence as a luxury travel destination.
Teresa of Calcutta – the 'saint of the gutters' - officially elevated to join the Church's more than 10,000 saints.
"It's not the 'Passion 2,'" says Gibson who thanks evangelicals for support as he had the "tar kicked out of him" after release of "The Passion of the Christ" in 2004.
Once regarded with suspicion in the Jewish state, Christian donations are helping to fill the gaps left by dwindling Jewish contributions. What's changed?
One of the most important and most beautiful values of Judaism is modesty. We would do well to take this value to heart when considering the religion's impact on humankind through the ages.
After visiting the Nazi death camp, the pope said that human cruelty did not end at the Nazi death camp.
A Knesset panel approved the bill last week even though Arab legislators say they were promised it wouldn’t be discussed during the Id al-Fitr holiday.
Work now beginning on 50 columns in church's nave which are believed to be hiding paintings from the 12th century.
Surging business on Israel's ModLi site and other online marketplaces reflects global demand among Jewish and non-Jewish women alike to buy, and design, stylish but non-revealing attire.
Vatican strikes back at Turkey for accusing pope of 'crusader mentality,' after the pontiff used the word 'genocide' to describe the massacre of 1.5 million Armenians by Ottoman forces.