BERNALILLO, N.M. (AP) — Along the irrigation canal that cuts through this centuries-old New Mexico town, a small group of churchgoers gathers to recite the rosary before tossing rose petals into the water. Remnants of […]
BOSTON (AP) — Four glowing white pillar candles illuminated photographs of the people killed in bombing-connected violence in the Boston area last week as the city sought comfort in religious services on the first Sunday […]
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Following is the official English language translation provided by the Vatican of Pope Francis’ Easter Sunday message, delivered in Italian from the central balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James thinks music is a spiritual force that can unite humanity. He’s taking that message — and his new solo album — to the South By Southwest Music Festival this week.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Benedict XVI bestowed his final Sunday blessing of his pontificate on a cheering crowd in St. Peter’s Square, explaining that his waning years and energy made him better suited to the life of private prayer he soon will spend in a secluded monastery.
CINCINNATI (AP) — President Barack Obama has wrapped up a 40-hour campaign blitz to key states including Ohio. He also made a photo opportunity of casting an early vote in Chicago. He became the […]
NEW YORK (AP) – For the first time in its history, the United States does not have a Protestant majority, according to a new study. The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life says the […]
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) – Standing before a pile of charred elephant ivory in Kenya, Christian, Muslim and Hindu religious leaders have grasped hands and prayed that “God’s creatures” will survive. Poachers are escalating their assault […]
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa was caught up in an uncomfortable moment at the convention. It came as Democrats altered their party platform to include God and recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. But, […]
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A woman who died after being found covered in burns and suffering on the side of a rural Ohio road was too badly burned for the cause of her death to […]