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Humanae Vitae turns 50: Pope Paul VI’s encyclical in 1968 followed the approval of the first birth control pill

posted: 07/21/2018 2:39 a.m. Discuss

Humanae Vitae -- the encyclical issued by Pope Paul VI that reaffirmed teachings of the Catholic Church concerning marriage and family, the sanctity of life, sex within marriage and responsible parenthood -- reaches its 50-year mark Wednesday.

Fiddler in Yiddish gets first pro staging in U.S.

posted: 07/21/2018 2:39 a.m. Discuss

Yiddish was the language spoken by Tevye the milk peddler and the other shtetl characters depicted in the stories that inspired Fiddler on the Roof, yet in this country the landmark musical has never been performed professionally in that savory and supple tongue. Until now.

Charleston church massacre memorial in works

posted: 07/21/2018 2:38 a.m. Discuss

Three years after a race-motivated mass shooting in its fellowship hall -- and 200 years after its founding as one of the South's first black congregations -- Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston unveiled designs Sunday for a contemplative memorial to the nine victims and five survivors of the horrific attack.

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Security training offered at church

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Faith Matters: Decisions, decisions, decisions ...

posted: 07/21/2018 1 a.m. Discuss

Thus the Lord used to speak to Moses face to face, as one speaks to a friend.

Four minutes, four questions: Psychospiritual experience

posted: 07/21/2018 1 a.m. Discuss

"If music is the universal language and laughter is the best medicine, then Greg Tamblyn has a license to heal anywhere in the world," the Topeka (Kan.) Capitol-Journal writes about the comedian and songwriter, who performs in concert at 7 p.m. Thursday at Unity Church of the Ozarks in Bentonville. Tickets are $15 per person, or $25 for two.

Jewish history lessons

posted: 07/14/2018 2:44 a.m. Discuss

Ready for a quick history lesson?

Honduran woman fights for asylum in Utah church

posted: 07/14/2018 2:43 a.m. Discuss

A playground surrounded by a large shade tree stands right outside First Unitarian Church in Salt Lake City, where Vicky Chavez and her two young daughters have been taking sanctuary for the past six months.

On Religion: Religious expression hard to police in World Cup

posted: 07/14/2018 2:42 a.m. Discuss

History buffs researching the origins of the Cross of St. George will find themselves exploring a labyrinth of faith and legend in the late Middle Ages.

Mormon database to accept gay couples

posted: 07/14/2018 2:41 a.m. Discuss

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' expansive genealogical database will begin accepting submissions of names of people from same-sex relationships sometime next year.

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Catholic church sets conference

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