HONOLULU - In life, Mother Marianne Cope was known for her strength and kindness, battling bureaucrats in Hawaii as she led a group of fellow Franciscan nuns to care for leprosy patients in the islands.
SNELLVILLE - Tom LaSalle has become quite the popular man. He and comrade Matt Guerra technically operate out of Oklahoma City, but spend the vast majority of their time living out of trailers. They travel the country - latest stop: Snellville - as a sort of roving construction ministry, throwing up new buildings for independent, fundamental Baptist churches in need.
"Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thy own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths." - Proverbs 3:5-6
Historic St. Matthews African Methodist Church Pastor John Henderson is used to receiving telephone calls from church members about family emergencies. However, the call he received Oct. 6 was a first for the Hinesville resident.
There's no place like home. I don't know who first said that, but I can assure you it is absolutely true. It's good to be back.
In Mark 4:9, the Bible reads, "And he said unto them, He that hath ears to hear, let him hear."
"Now we ask you, brothers and sisters, to acknowledge those who work hard among you, who care for you in the Lord and who admonish you. Hold them in the highest regard in love because of their work. Live in peace with each other." - 1 Thessalonians 5:12-13
BERLIN - The road to heaven is paved with more than good intentions for Germany's 24 million Catholics. If they don't pay their religious taxes, they will be denied sacraments, including weddings, baptisms and funerals.
It is very difficult to step outside of the box and do things differently than the normal way. But when you are sold out to God, you learn to obey even if you don't have all of the answers.
At the age of 91, the Rev. Ollie Howard has been on the battlefield for a long time.
Some black clergy see no good presidential choice between a Mormon candidate and one who supports gay marriage, so they are telling their flocks to stay home on Election Day.
"A new heart also will I give you, and a new spirit will I put within you: and I will take away the stony heart out of your flesh, and I will give you a heart of flesh." - Ezekiel 36:26
Organized in 1934 with eight charter members, Midway United Methodist Church stands as a beacon of light in the community.
WASHINGTON - Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan said Friday that he's given Mitt Romney some personal advice: talk more about yourself.
You are the sum total of every decision you have ever made - good, bad or indifferent. Neither God nor the devil can be blamed for where you are in life. You are where you are and have what you have because of your decisions.
Each year, the Savannah Waycross District of the Georgia Annual Conference in the Sixth Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church gathers for the ...
One day after more than two dozen governors announced they would bar Syrian refugees from living in their states, leaders from a variety of faith ...
You could have bought an ancient religious text online for less than $100.
The Rev. Victor Brewton Sr. is a native of Evans County. He serves as pastor of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Ludowici, as well as ...
There is nothing more heartbreaking for us than to talk to someone who has spent hours and dollars digitizing their photo collection, only to find ...
My father is undergoing a heroic struggle. (“Heroic is a bit strong,” he says, “but I am enjoying it.”)
"Then he said to them, 'The harvest truly is great, but the laborers are few; therefore pray the Lord of the harvest to send out ...
One year later, a professor’s call to not paint all Muslims with the same brush stroke is making headlines again.
Online dating is often awkward, but young Muslim singles in America may have it worse than most.
After a group of attackers spread terror across Paris last week, there’s been some debate among politicians about whether or not to allow Syrian ...
Thomas Moore has a new book out.
Catholic leaders adopted a more proactive approach to pornography use during this week's fall assembly of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.
There are some well-known differences between Muslims and Christians. Muslims study the holy Quran, do not believe Jesus was divine or that He died on ...
In the wake of last week's Paris attacks that left more than 120 dead and 350 injured, U.S. politicians have offered many different ...
Here’s an interesting fact of the day — the Statue of Liberty was originally going to be a Muslim woman.