posted: 12/14/2013 3:33 a.m.
Dovekeepers tale will be miniseries NEW YORK — The makers of The Bible TV miniseries are preparing a religious historical drama for CBS.
posted: 12/14/2013 3:31 a.m.
SALT LAKE CITY — After Mormon church leaders lifted the ban on blacks in the priesthood in 1978, church leaders offered little official explanation for the reasons behind the ban, saying only they received a revelation it was time for the change.
posted: 12/14/2013 3:29 a.m.
When Charles Wesley penned “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing,” his brother John realized right away that the first stanza needed to be changed.
posted: 12/14/2013 3:25 a.m.
Mother Teresa was having a bad press conference.
posted: 12/14/2013 3:23 a.m.
MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT Asbury United Methodist Church, 1700 Napa Valley Drive, will present the cantata For Unto Us a Child Is Born by J.S. Bach, performed by the Chancel Choir at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. Dec. 22. (501) 225-9231.
posted: 12/07/2013 3:01 a.m.
Pope Francis has ramped up the Vatican’s charity work, sending his chief alms-giver and a contingent of Swiss guards onto the streets of Rome at night to do what he usually can’t do: Comfort the poor and the homeless.
posted: 12/07/2013 2:58 a.m.
For Jerusalem Greer, Advent is a time of anticipation — bittersweet days of waiting to celebrate the birth of Christ. The weeks leading to Christmas are filled with joy, but also sorrow for the North Little Rock author.
posted: 12/07/2013 2:56 a.m.
It’s hard to wrestle with the crucial moral and cultural issues in modern Argentina without getting Catholic and Protestant leaders into the same room.
posted: 12/07/2013 2:55 a.m.
Vatican, Oxford put old texts online VATICAN CITY — Access to the Gutenberg Bible and other age-old manuscripts has just gotten easier.
posted: 12/07/2013 2:54 a.m.
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