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Pope joins tweeting masses with @Pontifex name

VATICAN CITY - Benedict XVI, the pope known for his hefty volumes of theology and lengthy encyclicals, now is trying brevity: spreading the faith through his own Twitter account.

December 11, 2012 | Nicole Winfield The Associated Press | Faith

Get yourself feeling like Christmas

"Behold that star! Behold that star up yonder! Behold that star! It is the star of Bethlehem, it is the star of Bethlehem." - from the song "Behold That Star"

December 10, 2012 | Pastor Hermon Scott Guest columnist | Faith

There are many ways to celebrate the season in Liberty County

The Christmas season has arrived. Every year it seems to come a little earlier than the previous year.

December 09, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

‘Locator’ chips in Texas student IDs stirs religious controversy

AUSTIN, Texas - To 15-year-old Andrea Hernandez, the tracking microchip embedded in her student ID card is a "mark of the beast," sacrilege to her Christian faith - not to mention how it pinpoints her location, even in the school bathroom.

December 04, 2012 | Paul J. Weber The Associated Press | Faith

Just be cool with it these days

During this holiday season, we should be experiencing the joys of our families and the many blessings God has bestowed upon us.

December 04, 2012 | Pastor Richard Hayes Guest columnist | Faith

Rivera has his church far away from home

We can safely say Hinesville is quite a distance from Camuy, Puerto Rico.

December 03, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

At public meetings nationwide, fights over prayer drag on

WASHINGTON - It happens every week at meetings in towns, counties and cities nationwide. A lawmaker or religious leader leads a prayer before officials begin the business of zoning changes, contract approvals and trash pickup.

November 28, 2012 | Jessica Gresko The Associated Press | Faith

In everything give thanks

A few days ago, this nation paused for a moment to give thanks.

November 27, 2012 | Dr. Alvin Jackson Guest columnist | Faith

Finding a favorite version of the Bible

Although it is not a week that is widely recognized like others are, National Bible Week is gaining in popularity.

November 26, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

New center to exemplify social legacy of Martin Luther King Sr.

ATLANTA - The father of Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered as a prominent Atlanta preacher and civil rights leader. But as a young man from a poor sharecropping family in rural Georgia, he is said to have walked north to Atlanta barefoot so he didn't wear out his only pair of shoes.

November 21, 2012 | Michael Biesecker The Associated Press | Faith

Are we really making disciples?

In "Help, I'm Lost," I retell a shared account. A new resident attended church where the sermon emphasis was a social issue. At the conclusion, the preacher asked, "Are you saved?" The lady was in a quandary. She didn't hear anything about salvation until this question.

November 20, 2012 | The Rev. Dr. Richard M. Wright Guest columnist | Faith

Annual Mayor’s Thanksgiving Service set

It's community fellowship time. Each year on the Sunday before Thanksgiving, members of faith from Liberty County and Fort Stewart come together for the much-anticipated Mayor's Thanksgiving Service. The event is at 6 p.m. today at the Full Gospel Tabernacle Church of God in Christ, 809 Veterans Parkway in Hinesville.

November 19, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

The cure for our spiritual blindness is there for the asking

It is confusing for many, but it should be clearer to all of us how we see the events of our lives.

November 13, 2012 | John Scherer Columnist | Faith

A grateful nation says thanks

Today, as we remember our veterans, I am reminded that Jesus once taught, "Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends" (John 15:13).

November 12, 2012 | Rev. Kathleen Ayala Guest columnist | Faith

Honor of veterans comes in many forms

They fight to protect our country, and today, we give them a special salute.

November 12, 2012 | Edith Anderson Columnist | Faith

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Check out the 3,000-year-old discovery that dates back to the days of King David and Solomon

A rare 3,000-year-old seal from the times of King David and Solomon has been discovered by a 10-year-old Russian volunteer as a part of ...

September 27, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

As world reacts to Hajj stampede, public health officials work to make pilgrimages safer

For many public health officials, the news of the deaths of more than 700 Muslim pilgrims near Mecca on Thursday was tragic but unsurprising.

September 26, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

Celebrate the new season

As I walked out of my home Wednesday morning, I was met with the crisp, cool autumn air.

September 26, 2015 | By the Rev. Ashley Morris Pastor's Corner | Faith

Darsey is enjoying honors and growth in his church

Another year, another accolade.

September 26, 2015 | By Edith Anderson In the Pulpit | Faith

Ben Carson, Donald Trump and the GOP problem with Muslims

Within the last week, two 2016 Republican presidential nominees have caused controversy over comments they made about Muslims, which may indicate the political party has ...

September 23, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith

6 things you should never do if you want to be happy

It is said the great American president, Abraham Lincoln, once remarked, “Folks are usually about as happy as they make up their minds to be ...

September 23, 2015 | donald roberts FamilyShare | Faith

Strive to be perfected in God-like agape love

There is an old song that comes to mind, and I am not sure I remember all the words correctly, but in essence it says ...

September 22, 2015 | By Pastor Daisy P. Edwards Columnist | Faith

What Yom Kippur can teach non-Jews about forgiveness

For the past week, Jews across the country have been saying, "I'm sorry."

September 22, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith

Become something beautiful with God

In Romans 12, we are encouraged to be transformed.

September 19, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith

Was it caution or Islamaphobia that resulted in arrest of Muslim teen?

The Islamic Association of North Texas and Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne don't fault school and law enforcement officials for the arrest and suspension ...

September 19, 2015 | Matthew Brown Deseret News | Faith

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