An associate pastor at a Norwalk church was sentenced this week after pleading no contest to sexually assaulting a parishioner during prayer.
A Southern California pastor and two followers have pleaded guilty to harming a 13-year-old boy who prosecutors say was pinched with pliers, struck with a shovel, forced to dig a mock grave and threatened with death.
With the choir singing, Donald Sterling walked into the Praises of Zion Baptist Church.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, said the alleged sexual assault took place on Feb. 12, but no details were disclosed.
A prominent Orange County pastor joined forces with other faith, health and psychology leaders to provide effective and compassionate care to those who suffer from mental illness.
A 41-year-old pastor in Perris has been accused of rape.
A Simi Valley pastor says he found several Bibles labeled as “fiction” at a Ventura County Costco store.
Pastor Edward Romero was in the country protesting the imprisonment of four Christians and their attorney.
A retired Southern California pastor with a history of overseas activism was detained in Iran after staging a protest outside a prison, demanding the release of Iranian Christians held inside.
Orange County pastor Chuck Smith, the founder of the Calvary Chapel movement, died Thursday after a long battle with lung cancer. He was 86.
Evangelical megachurch Pastor Rick Warren returned to the pulpit this weekend for the first time since his son’s suicide 16 weeks ago.
Pastor Rick Warren is expected to preach his first sermon since his youngest son’s death next weekend.
A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit filed by a man who alleged he was sexually abused by the former pastor of a Lutheran church in Bell Gardens.
Autopsy results have determined that the adult son of Saddleback Church Pastor Rick Warren died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said Monday.
The former councilman who was acquitted of all charges in the Bell corruption trial said he believed all along that the truth would set him free.