From Religion News Service: The number of Hispanic-Americans who say they adhere to no religion is growing and now rivals the number of Hispanic evangelicals, a new study has found.
Day: October 17, 2013
In one of council’s two UTO-related resolutions, passed on the final day of its Oct. 15-17 meeting here, members “acknowledged with deep regret the breakdown of communication and relationship between the board of the United Thank Offering and leadership of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society.”
Reacting to feedback from Jewish, Christian, and general audiences who have previewed a Hollywood epic in production about Noah’s Ark, the filmmaker and studio are reportedly at odds about edits to the film. From Hollywood Reporter:
The government shutdown may be over, but cuts to social programs that help the poor are very much still with us. In my church work, I meet people every day who are hurt by cuts to food programs and other federal assistance. Can congregations make up the difference? I wish we could, but the answer […]
I just returned from the first national conference presented by Thistle Farms, the amazing Nashville-based ministry launched by the Rev. Becca Stevens to help women recover from lives of prostitution, drug addiction and abuse. Most of the 250 attendees were women, from all over the country, hoping in some way to create or bolster programs […]
Prayer on the Feast Day of St. Ignatius Oh, Beloved, Today is the feast day of St. Ignatius of Antioch, your saint and martyr, who “offered himself as grain to be ground by the teeth of wild beasts that he might present to you the pure bread of sacrifice.” I would like to offer myself […]