Tennessee lawmakers have passed a bill backed by the state's Republican governor that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected.
Under a new West Virginia law, county boards of education can now offer courses that familiarise students with the Bible.
Robert Jeffress, one of Trump's closest spiritual advisors, claims "there is no such thing as a separation of church and state in the Constitution".
The belief that President Trump is "anointed by God" has increased considerably among church goers, and now stands at 49.5 percent.
These are not crazy ideas; these are lessons from textbooks and workbooks being taught as facts in private and charter schools.
It’s not just the fringe anymore. Mainstream conservatives are trying to turn Christian scriptures and beliefs into American law.
The religious right is not really all that much about religious belief and thought and more about political power and social conformity.
Half of Americans say the Bible should have "some" influence on US laws, including 23% who say it should have "a great deal" of influence.
70% of Senate Republicans, and 85% of House Republicans, are urging the Supreme Court to roll back the clock to before 1973.
The greatest danger to the world right now is the creeping takeover of democracies around the globe by religiously-based movements.