Generally speaking, the higher a nation's average salary, the less they pray. But the U.S. is an exception to this rule.
Somali-American Halima Aden will become the first model to appear in Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue wearing a hijab and burkini.
Leonardo da Vinci's depiction of the Virgin Mary and the baby Jesus offer an insight into his religious beliefs, which are often shrouded in mystery.
The Buddha is believed to have been born roughly 2,500 years ago in what is today Nepal. Here are 5 facts about the religion itself.
By 2060 six of the countries with the top ten largest Christian populations will be in Africa, up from three in 2015, according to a new Pew Research Center report.
Both panoramic and detailed, this infographic shows both the size and distribution of world religions.
Following the terrorist attack, New Zealand women are wearing headscarves in a show of solidarity with the Muslim community.
In Mariam Khan's 'It's Not About the Burqa' authors write personal stories about mental health, queer identity, divorce, feminism, and the hijab.
Most Islamophobic ideas around Europe centre on Islam being a violent religion, which is incompatible with western society. New research shows how this perspective can be countered.
Violence inspired by religious intolerance is increasing. In this era of turbulence and uncertainty, interfaith action may offer an important antidote.
Only 16% of people worldwide are not religious - but could the faith of those who are be explained by how we learn to form attachments and enjoy pretend play as children?
More than 70 years since the defeat of the Nazi Third Reich, the spectre of anti-Semitism still stalks Europe, with 90% of Jewish people across the EU saying it is a growing problem.
A deeper understanding of Muslim women's clothing could help tackle stereotypes around Islam.
A preliminary analysis of the 2018 midterm elections finds considerable continuity in the voting patterns of several key religious groups.
Churches are quietly creating low-income housing in areas around Washington - and cities across the United States are taking notice.