The Rev. Charles M. “Red” Kelly thought God called him to his work as chaplain at Central Correctional Institution. He witnessed more than 30 executions, and his children would notice a change in their parents on the day of an execution.
The head of the Roman Catholic Church in Philadelphia is closing the door opened by Pope Francis to letting civilly remarried Catholics receive Communion, saying the faithful in his archdiocese can only do so if they abstain from sex and live “as brother and sister.”
Elder Brian L. Rawson, of the Seventy, North America Central Area, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: As Christians, we appeal to the Bible to inform our decisions about how to live our lives.
Ramsey County dropped criminal charges against the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis for failing to protect three boys from an abusive priest Wednesday and released documents that disclosed a social connection between that priest and former Archbishop John Nienstedt.
Arvind Khetia, Hindu engineer: Like all negative impulses of the mind, the habit of stealing results from greed, selfishness and discontent. Stealing has a corrosive effect on one's moral character and consequently makes one's spiritual aspirations ineffective.
NewSpring Church moved forward Sunday, one week after the dismissal of founder Perry Noble, with the usual slate of services streamed from its Anderson main campus to 30,000 members at satellite locations around South Carolina.
At 22, Wahabba Husain had never worn a headscarf. As she walked into the classroom at Al-Huda, an all-female Pakistani institute for Islamic studies, on a December afternoon in 2014, she felt a pang of worry.
What happens next at NewSpring Church, after the departure of founding pastor Perry Noble, depends on several factors, experts said Monday. The most important factor, they said, is the congregation’s resilience.
NewSpring Church founder and pastor Perry Noble has been removed as the pastor of the church because of personal behavior related to alcohol, said Shane Duffey, a member of the leadership team Sunday morning during the 9:15a.m. service.
ome said prayers to themselves while others prayed together during the National Day of Prayer rally held on the South Carolina State House grounds.ome said prayers to themselves while others prayed together during the National Day of Prayer rally held on the South Carolina State House grounds.