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Hawaiian woman among those to be elevated to sainthood today

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.

October 21, 2012 | Audrey McAvoy The Associated Press | Faith

Roving construction ministry helping Georgia church

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.

October 16, 2012 | The Associated Press | Faith

We must learn to trust God

"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

October 16, 2012 | Pastor Alvin Jackson Guest columnist | Faith

Pastor works to rebuild church after fire

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.

October 15, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

Prayer, God’s grace leads to triumph through times of trouble

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.

October 12, 2012 | John Scherer Guest columnist | Faith

Hear the word of the Lord

In Mark 4:9, the Bible reads, "And he said unto them, He that hath ears to hear, let him hear."

October 11, 2012 | Pastor Richard Hayes Guest columnist | Faith

Appreciate pastors this month and always

"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

October 10, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

No tax, no blessing: German church insists on levy, loses parishioners

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.

October 02, 2012 | Juergen Baetz The Associated Press | Faith

Go forth and trust the Lord

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.

October 02, 2012 | Pastor Richard Williams Guest columnist | Faith

Howard is a warrior in the ministry

At the age of 91, the Rev. Ollie Howard has been on the battlefield for a long time.

October 01, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

African-American Christians waver over vote in upcoming election

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.

September 25, 2012 | Rachel Zoll The Associated Press | Faith

Have you received a new heart?

"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

September 24, 2012 | Pastor A.F. Bradeen Guest columnist | Faith

Midway United Methodist marks success

Organized in 1934 with eight charter members, Midway United Methodist Church stands as a beacon of light in the community.

September 23, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

Ryan works to sell Romney to social conservatives

WASHINGTON - Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan said Friday that he's given Mitt Romney some personal advice: talk more about yourself.

September 18, 2012 | Kasie Hunt The Associated Press | Faith

Decisions determine destiny

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.

September 18, 2012 | Pastor K.E. Brown Guest columnist | Faith

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Savannah Waycross AME District sets symposium

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 ...

November 25, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Faith

Faith groups react to efforts to keep Syrian refugees out of the U.S.

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 ...

November 25, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

Religious scholar finds ancient New Testament papyrus on eBay for $99

You could have bought an ancient religious text online for less than $100.

November 25, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

Gifted musician serves two churches

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 ...

November 24, 2015 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith

5 tips for digitizing photos

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 ...

November 24, 2015 | Tom and Alison Taylor Deseret News | Faith

Fighting the "Word Thief" — Life Writing with Dementia

My father is undergoing a heroic struggle. (“Heroic is a bit strong,” he says, “but I am enjoying it.”)

November 24, 2015 | Tom and Alison Taylor FamilyShare | Faith

Churches should involve young adults

"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 ...

November 23, 2015 | By the Rev. DeRon Harper Columnist | Faith

Professor’s explanation of why we shouldn’t paint all Muslims with the same brush goes viral again

One year later, a professor’s call to not paint all Muslims with the same brush stroke is making headlines again.

November 23, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

Want to date someone who shares your faith? There's an app for that

Online dating is often awkward, but young Muslim singles in America may have it worse than most.

November 23, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

Psst … there’s already a religious test for Syrian refugees

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 ...

November 23, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

A man for all seasons of the heart

Thomas Moore has a new book out.

November 23, 2015 | Jerry Johnston Deseret News | Faith

U.S. Catholic leaders approve new plan to address pornography

Catholic leaders adopted a more proactive approach to pornography use during this week's fall assembly of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

November 21, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

17 surprising similarities between Muslims and Christians

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 ...

November 21, 2015 | Emily Christensen FamilyShare | Faith

Why this Syrian refugee crisis looks similar to World War II

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 ...

November 19, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

The Statue of Liberty was originally going to be a Muslim woman

Here’s an interesting fact of the day — the Statue of Liberty was originally going to be a Muslim woman.

November 19, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

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