posted: 04/30/2016 3:13 a.m.
It has been almost five weeks since Christians around the world celebrated Easter, but for Orthodox Christians the celebration comes at midnight tonight.
posted: 04/23/2016 2:14 a.m.
The Jewish holiday of Passover, which commemorates the Jewish people's escape from slavery in Egypt, began at sundown on Friday. The holiday is one filled with ritual and symbolism, and it's more than a simple remembrance. Jews are meant not just to retell the story of the exodus, but to experience it as if they were actually present.
posted: 04/23/2016 2:13 a.m.
As a mother with three young children, Glennon Doyle Melton found herself overwhelmed.
posted: 04/09/2016 1:52 a.m.
As the oldest and longest serving Benedictine nun at St. Scholastica Monastery, Sister Rose Ashour is preparing to celebrate her 100th birthday later this month. In the past 99 years she has seen a lot.
posted: 04/02/2016 1:55 a.m.
Spring is here and warmer days are ahead. What better time to catch up on some reading while enjoying fresh air and sunshine? These faith-based titles are a sample of what's available. They include a search for the tombs of the Apostles, inspiring stories from Buddhist nuns and a look at misconceptions in the Bible.
posted: 04/02/2016 1 a.m.
Visitors are common at the temple of Congregation B’nai Israel in Little Rock. College students studying world religions come to learn about Judaism. Adults curious about the temple stop by for a look. And those interested in interfaith relations often visit.
posted: 04/02/2016 1 a.m.
Elaine Pagels, a best-selling author and religion scholar at Princeton University, will be the featured speaker during the "Insights: A Series of Lectures and Talks" program today at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Little Rock.
updated: 03/31/2016 4:28 p.m.
RICHMOND, Va. — A gunman shot a Virginia state trooper Thursday at a busy bus terminal in the capital city of Richmond before he was shot dead by two other troopers, police said. Two civilians were hurt, though it was not clear if they had been shot.
posted: 03/26/2016 1:53 a.m.
Christians of the West will celebrate Easter on Sunday with a chorus of "alleluias" as they express their joy through song. Whether it's Charles Wesley's old standard "Christ the Lord Is Risen Today" or Matt Maher's contemporary take on "Because He Lives," the songs help set the tone for the day.
posted: 03/26/2016 1:52 a.m.
Elaine Pagels, a best-selling author and religion scholar at Princeton University, will be the featured speaker during the "Insights: A Series of Lectures and Talks" program April 2 at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Little Rock.
posted: 03/26/2016 1:51 a.m.
Faith and community activists in central Arkansas will participate in the third annual Pilgrimage for Peace on April 3 as they join together to mourn victims of violence and pray for peace.
posted: 03/19/2016 3:23 a.m.
Chalice, paten, thurifer and aspergillum. No, it's not a spelling bee. It's the Arkansas Acolyte Festival.
posted: 03/19/2016 3:18 a.m.
Visitors are common at the temple of Congregation B'nai Israel in Little Rock. College students studying world religions come to learn about Judaism. Adults curious about the temple stop by for a look. And those interested in interfaith relations often visit.
posted: 03/12/2016 2:26 a.m.
The Pastoral Care Ministry of Second Presbyterian Church is offering a worship service this month for people living with memory loss from dementia or Alzheimer's disease. The service, "That All May Worship," is also for their caregivers.
posted: 03/05/2016 1:56 a.m.
Sunday after Sunday since 1966, television viewers in much of the state have been able to worship along with the congregation of Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church. The congregation will celebrate that milestone on Sunday, 50 years to the day since the first broadcast.