posted: 05/16/2015 2:53 a.m.
The Christian population in the United States is declining, while the number of Americans who claim no religious affiliation is on the rise, according to a survey released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center.
posted: 05/16/2015 2:50 a.m.
The results of the U.S. Religious Landscape Survey show that the religious makeup of Arkansas differs slightly from that of the country at large, most notably in the percentage of Christians. Nationwide, Christians make up 70.6 percent of the population but in Arkansas 79 percent identify themselves as Christians.
posted: 05/09/2015 2:36 a.m.
Spring is in full swing and the lazy days of summer are inching closer. It's the perfect time to catch up on some reading. For those who enjoy a bit of religion in their reading, these books are just a sample of what's available. They include stories of inspiration, historical insight and words from the pope. Pick one and settle in for a good read.
posted: 05/09/2015 1 a.m.
Spring is in full swing, and the lazy days of summer are inching closer. It's the perfect time to catch up on some reading. For those who enjoy a bit of religion in their reading, these books are just a sample of what's available. They include stories of inspiration, historical insight and words from the pope. Pick one, and settle in for a good read.
posted: 05/02/2015 2:03 a.m.
Sweating in a stuffy Little Rock studio on Monday, dancers with New Creation Dance Company leapt and twirled, their bare feet lightly thudding on the floor. Again and again they moved through the scenes for their latest show, "Love Never Fails," which features a series of vignettes on the abiding love of Christ.
posted: 05/02/2015 1:59 a.m.
With 33 No. 1 hits, Twila Paris is a living legend to legions of Contemporary Christian music fans. On Tuesday, the Dove Award-winning singer also will be recognized by her peers as she is inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame.
posted: 05/02/2015 1:59 a.m.
St. Luke's Episcopal Church in North Little Rock invites the community to stop by today to celebrate World Labyrinth Day.
posted: 04/25/2015 2:49 a.m.
Rachel Held Evans has a message for churches desperate to attract young adults to their congregations. Trendy worship bands, coffee houses and pastors in skinny jeans aren't what they are seeking.
posted: 04/18/2015 2:11 a.m.
Father. Shepherd. King.
posted: 04/11/2015 2:49 a.m.
Christians around the world, from Arkansas to Rome, celebrated Easter last Sunday. This Sunday, the rest of Christendom will do so.
posted: 04/04/2015 1:58 a.m.
Arkansans will celebrate Easter in a variety of ways, including fire vigils, bluegrass, sunrise services and baptisms.
posted: 03/28/2015 2:01 a.m.
After the altar has been stripped on Maundy Thursday, parishioners at St. Margaret's Episcopal Church in Little Rock will begin an all-night vigil. They call it The Watch.
posted: 03/21/2015 3:05 a.m.
Christ Little Rock Church has repurposed a portion of the old Lutheran High School off Markham Street into a school of the arts for the community. Known as the Little Rock School of the Arts, the program offers lessons in music, art and drama for children and adults.
posted: 03/21/2015 3:04 a.m.
Members of the Arkansas Gospel Mass Choir are leaving for Las Vegas next week hoping to scoop up several trophies at the 30th annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards show.
posted: 03/14/2015 1:53 a.m.
The halls of St. Scholastica Monastery are quiet these days, the sounds of students bustling to class long gone.