Catholics in western Massachusetts are getting a new leader. Pope Francis picked Mitchell Rozanski of Baltimore to replace retiring bishop Timothy McDonnell.
Some 80 percent of children who reach the Jewish rite of passage, Bar or Bat Mitzvah, don’t continue to practice Judaism or even go to synagogue. A cadre of educators in the reform movement hope to stop this attrition, they say, by adding meaning and reducing the fanfare.
Former Seventh-day Adventist Pastor Ryan Bell made an unusual New Year’s resolution: to live for one year without God. He used to lead a congregation […]
As the White House continues dealing with well-publicized problems with the HealthCare.gov website, there’s at least one big question related to the Affordable Care Act […]
It’s Sunday evening, and services are just getting underway at the House for All Sinners and Saints in Denver. Nearly 200 worshipers sit in circles […]
Tara Carpenter points to a wall map to show where she’ll soon spend 18 months proselytizing. “The left side of Kentucky, just a teeny, tiny […]
A majority of Americans from all walks of life believe in life after death. Yet conversations about the afterlife — from what it might look […]
Snake handlers dwell at the edge of the spiritual frontier — a community of people who are willing to die for their faith three times […]
There are just about 30 days — and 30 nights — left in South Florida’s rainy season. That will not deter a monumental building task […]
It’s Sunday morning at the Cowboy Church of Santa Fe County, N.M. You know you’re there by the chuck wagon parked out by the highway. […]
The United States military chaplaincy program has a proud heritage that stretches all the way back to the Continental Army during the American Revolution. “They […]