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Trump sworn in amid protests and a large assortment of clergy
Trump sworn in amid protests and a large assortment of clergy

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 20, 2017

WASHINGTON (RNS) Donald J. Trump placed his hand on two Bibles and took the oath of office in a swearing-in ceremony that featured prayers and...

America’s gospel of success leaves no room for failure
America’s gospel of success leaves no room for failure

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 20, 2017

(RNS) On the eve of Donald Trump’s inauguration, his election victory can, in part, be explained by his ability to tap into the most dominant thread of...

Off the Mall, churches strategize, serve on Inauguration Day
Off the Mall, churches strategize, serve on Inauguration Day

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 20, 2017

WASHINGTON (RNS) As crowds neared the Capitol for the swearing-in of President Donald Trump on Friday (Jan. 20), two churches within miles of the...

In a hijab at the inauguration, Muslim woman says: Here I am
In a hijab at the inauguration, Muslim woman says: Here I am

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 20, 2017

WASHINGTON (RNS) Baraa Ktiri didn’t support Donald Trump for president and recoiled at the anti-Muslim bigotry she heard from his campaign. But the...

Prosperity, heresy and Trump: Inauguration pastor Paula White answers her critics
Prosperity, heresy and Trump: Inauguration pastor Paula White answers her critics

By: - 0 Thu, Jan 19, 2017

(RNS) Paula White has been called the president-elect’s “God whisperer” and the closest thing Donald Trump has to a spiritual guide. The televangelist...

Faith leaders pray Trump will label Muslim Brotherhood ‘terrorist’
Faith leaders pray Trump will label Muslim Brotherhood ‘terrorist’

By: - 0 Thu, Jan 19, 2017

WASHINGTON (RNS) The day before his inauguration, conservative faith leaders urged President-elect Donald Trump to name the Muslim Brotherhood a...

Who’s praying at Trump’s inauguration? A mix of supporters, critics and firsts
Who’s praying at Trump’s inauguration? A mix of supporters, critics and firsts

By: - 0 Thu, Jan 19, 2017

(RNS) They are friends and friendly critics, political outsiders and usual suspects; among them, the first clergywoman, the first Hispanic evangelical...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 22, 2017
Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 22, 2017

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 22, 2017

RELIGION CALENDAR Music/Stage SUNDAY Taylor Memorial Concert: "Celebrating a Decade of Music" - 3 p.m., Grace and St. Stephen's Episcopal Church,...

Colorado Springs interfaith prayer breakfast called a gathering for hope after election
Colorado Springs interfaith prayer breakfast called a gathering for hope after election

By: Matt Steiner - 0 Fri, Jan 20, 2017

About three hours before President Donald Trump gave his inaugural address before hundreds of thousands of people Friday in Washington, D.C., about 30...

Congregations: Future for wind-damaged Colorado Springs churches in God's hands
Congregations: Future for wind-damaged Colorado Springs churches in God's hands

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Mon, Jan 16, 2017

In the falling snow, several worshippers at Fellowship of the Rockies stood around a fence, bowing their heads. The outdoor prayer gathering followed...

Evangelist Franklin Graham prepares for role in Trump's inauguration
Evangelist Franklin Graham prepares for role in Trump's inauguration

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 15, 2017

The Rev. Franklin Graham isn't sure which Scripture he'll read at Friday's inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. The evangelist won't get to...

Love, faith and muffins: One woman's recipe for bringing America together
Love, faith and muffins: One woman's recipe for bringing America together

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 15, 2017

Faith Holmes was around 6 when her mother took her to a black church for a teachable moment. After services, the children were invited to attend Sunday...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 15, 2017
Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 15, 2017

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 15, 2017

Music/Stage SUNDAY "The Last Five Years" - 2 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave., $10. Advance tickets: showtix4u.com....

Andy Griffith's rural North Carolina hometown hopes Trump will make America great again
Andy Griffith's rural North Carolina hometown hopes Trump will make America great again

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 8, 2017

MOUNT AIRY, N.C. - From a perch on Main Street, the hometown of actor Andy Griffith looks this day like it was plucked right out of the television show...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 8, 2017
Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 8, 2017

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 8, 2017

RELIGION CALENDAR Music/Stage SUNDAY Unity in the City Musical - To celebrate the Martin Luther King legacy, 3:30 p.m., True Spirit Baptist Church,...

Notable Colorado Springs-area residents who died during 2016
Notable Colorado Springs-area residents who died during 2016

By: - 0 Wed, Jan 4, 2017

While 2016 was known nationally for the deaths of several celebrities and prominent figures, the Colorado Springs area was also dealt a few heavy blows...

Colorado Springs faith leaders express resolve for peace, unity
Colorado Springs faith leaders express resolve for peace, unity

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Sun, Jan 1, 2017

That pristine panorama of possibility stretching to the calendar's horizon? That's the future, and it is what you make it. "The beginning of a new...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 1, 2017
Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 1, 2017

By: - 0 Fri, Dec 30, 2016

RELIGION CALENDAR Music/Stage FRIDAY-JAN. 15 "The Last Five Years" - 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, First United Methodist Church,...

Pope in Christmas speech blasts Vatican resistance to reform
Pope in Christmas speech blasts Vatican resistance to reform

By: - 0 Sun, Dec 25, 2016

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis denounced the resistance he's encountering in reforming the Vatican bureaucracy, saying some of it is inspired by the devil...

Thousands of faithful celebrate Christmas in Bethlehem
Thousands of faithful celebrate Christmas in Bethlehem

By: - 0 Sat, Dec 24, 2016

BETHLEHEM, West Bank — Thousands of pilgrims and tourists from around the world together with locals began Christmas Eve celebrations in Jesus'...

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