(RNS) — When Pope Francis first greeted the world from the balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica nine years ago, the outlines of the fissures that would proceed to rock the church and the world were only beginning to emerge....
On Halloween, Rhode Island police announced that they had arrested Father James Jackson, the pastor...
MADISON, Wis. (RNS) — When she first became pastor of Lakeview Moravian Community, the Rev. Staci Marrese-Wheeler got a bit of advice from the church’s former pastor. “Get to know your neighbors,” she recalled him saying. She took the advice to...
“The strongest precedent for a right to teach a child at home is Roe v....
(RNS) — More than 275 Russian Orthodox priests and deacons from around the world have signed an open letter expressing their opposition to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, challenging the Russian government and breaking with the tacit support of the...
If someone from 1965 were to arrive in a time machine, there’s likely much about...
(RNS) — After two previous delays of the United Methodist Church’s quadrennial General Conference due to COVID-19, a bureaucratic entity called the General Commission on General Conference announced Thursday (March 3) that it would again delay a legislative meeting...
(RNS) — In his 1992 book “The End of History and the Last Man,” political scientist Francis Fukuyama provocatively and hopefully suggested that authoritarian and collectivist political regimes were on their way out. The end of history did not mean...
As I write, Russia has invaded Ukraine, thousands of people have reportedly died, and hundreds...