Frances Perkins knew the power the faith community had in making a difference in the lives of working people.
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear the case “Town of Greece v. Galloway,” and then decide, once and for all, whose religion is best.
The Founding Fathers found a common ground in prayer that should still guide us today.
The constitutionality of legislative prayers returns to the Supreme Court after 30 years.
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RNS () — Hannah Shraim, a 14-year old sophomore at Northwest High School in Germantown, Md., will miss school on … Continued
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RNS () — Reviews of the new hit movie “Gravity” note that it’s an unusually fine science fiction film. What … Continued
ROME — Pope Francis on Friday (Oct. 4) traveled to Assisi, the central Italian hill town made famous by the … Continued
WASHINGTON — After two blockbuster terms in which it saved President Obama’s health care law and advanced the cause of … Continued
CAIRO — After decades of polarization along religious lines, Christians and Muslims in Egypt are coming together to rally behind … Continued
VATICAN CITY — Are the media pulling their punches when it comes to Pope Francis? Whether it’s because he carries … Continued
ROME — Popes John Paul II and John XXIII will be formally declared saints on April 27, 2014, the Vatican … Continued
RNS () — Pope Francis’ comments this week on everything from gays to abortion (less talk, more mercy), the hierarchy … Continued
BOSTON — On my first Patriots’ Day in Boston, I was enjoying lunch with several colleagues when someone rushed into … Continued
A Free Syrian Army fighter mourns at the grave of his father, who was killed by what activists said was … Continued