EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been amended to clarify the translation of the pope’s reference to “demiurge” below. VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis on Monday (Oct. 27) waded into the controversial.
ROME (RNS) — Cardinal Walter Kasper practically bounds down Borgo Pio as he heads to lunch at a favorite trattoria a few blocks from the Vatican, a broad smile on his face. The 85-year-old German.
1 Baptist Church In Blusson Naples URBANA – A memorial service for Louise Margaret Leassner Hellberg, 83, of Urbana will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 1, at Pennsylvania Avenue Baptist Church of Urbana. Roberts, both of Naples, Weekend Worship Services
Regarding the first silence, it is shocking that, in the midst of so many scandals and outrage, there is so little consideration for those who have been victims of sexual predators by those who had.
The show, set to premiere Thursday (Aug. 7) at 11 p.m., is written and produced by Aaron McGruder, best known for the comic strip and animated series “The Boondocks,” about two young black brothers.
This quest for wholeness leads her to the doors of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Cleveland, Tenn. Organizing her memoir around the sacraments of baptism, confession, holy orders, communion,
WASHINGTON (RNS) — The White House hosted a dinner Monday night (Aug. 27) for about 100 evangelical Christian leaders and senior-level officials, honoring evangelicals, as one participant explained,
Just when it appears we’ve crossed the rubicon on gender equality in the evangelical world, we realize we haven’t. The 21st century has seen massive strides on the issue. Leading theologians like N.T.
(RNS) — Pope Francis has ordered a change to the catechism of the Catholic Church, altering existing language to read “the death penalty is inadmissible because it is an attack on the inviolability.
Prayer Of Help And Guidance Aug 04, 2019 · Pray for guidance and support during the legal process. In incidents where the shooters are taken into custody, survivors face a long and tedious legal process full of court proceedings. 1 Baptist Church
Mormons sometimes like to say that they don’t have liturgy or ritual. Not so, counters historian Jonathan Stapley in The Power of Godliness: Mormon Liturgy and Cosmology. Mormon belief and practice.
Christianity Islam And The Negro Race But amid the ugliness, there are points of light, such as the citizens of Charleston, South Carolina, black and white. factors driving Islamist fundamentalism is that, unlike Christianity, Islam. 155 BLYDEN (Edward W.) Christianity, Islam and
Wearing a basic tunic that other people wore as an undergarment would fit with Jesus’ detachment regarding material things (Matthew 6:19-21, 28–29; Luke 6:34-35, 12:22-28) and concern for the poor.
One such verse that sticks out most prominently is Luke 12:48 “But even more will be demanded (obligated. Andrew Carnegie’s famous quote from his book, The Gospel of Wealth: “ The man of wealth.
ROME (RNS) The Vatican has given its backing to a central Rome square being named after Martin Luther, a church reformer excommunicated by the pope nearly 500 years ago. A German Catholic priest and.
To the left you see a map of the distribution of languages and language families in Europe. Language is arguably the most salient cultural feature of our species, as well as one of the most obviously.
Joni Eareckson Tada Hymns Oct 29, 2013 · by Dan Phillips First post Second post My overall summary report to CBC The next session featured Joni Eareckson Tada.I expect you know her story: at age seventeen, Joni’s dive into unexpectedly shallow
(RNS) Quiz: Are these tag lines from Comedy Central, a commercial ad campaign or the church on your corner? “Moses split the Red Sea. We split lobster tails and drizzle melted butter on them.” “In our.
As a forerunner of the Protestant Reformation, the Church of Ethiopia embodied the gospel message more robustly and faithfully. Ethiopian Christians practiced elements of the faith absent in Roman.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis on Tuesday (Sept. 1) told priests to forgive repentant women who have had an abortion. In a letter to the president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting New.
For Western Christians and Orthodox who follow the New Calendar (that is, most American Orthodox, but not us Old Calendar people), today is the feast of the Transfiguration of Christ. Here, from.