God and gold: Legacy of Colorado mining camp's Father Dyer still shines

By: Steve Rabey, Religion Correspondent

After gold was discovered in Colorado in the summer of 1859, the hopeful headed west, creating mining camps and primitive towns throughout the Rocky Mountains.

Two years later, a circuit-riding Methodist...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Aug. 30, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson

RELIGION CALENDAR

Music/Drama

SEPT. 11

"I'd Like to Buy an Enemy" - 7 p.m., Beth-el Mennonite Church, 4625 Ranch Drive. With homemade pie auction to benefit peace work; 636-2716.

SEPT....

Vandals damage Colorado Mormon temple construction site

By: The Associated Press

FORT COLLINS — The Fort Collins Police Department is looking for a group of vandals who damaged the construction site of the temple of the Church of Jesus of Latter-day Saints.

The Fort Collins Coloradoan...

Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood protest draws hundreds

By: Kassondra Cloos kassondra.cloos@gazette.com

Hundreds of anti-abortion Colorado Springs residents spilled into Centennial Boulevard Saturday as part of a national push to protest Planned Parenthood.

People gathered outside Planned Parenthoods in seven...

Woodland Park church wants to convert basement into homeless shelter

By: JAKOB RODGERS jakob.rodgers@gazette.com

A Woodland Park church plans to convert its office basement into a small emergency homeless shelter - one akin to the motel rooms where its clients would otherwise sleep.

Woodland Park Community Church's...

Sister Monica's secret ministry to transgender people

By: Renee Gadoua Religion News Service

Sister Monica lives alone in a small house at the edge of a Roman Catholic college run by a community of nuns. She doesn't want to reveal the name of the town where she lives, the name of her Catholic order or her...

U.S. survey asks: When is divorce a sin?

By: Cathy Lynn Grossman Religion News Service

In a summer of celebrity splits - Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert, Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck, Miss Piggy and Kermit - a question comes up for many Christians.

Is it a sin - cohabitating Muppets aside...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Aug. 16, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson

RELIGION CALENDAR

Music/Drama

MONDAY

Showing of Documentary "Ethnic Notions" - 7 p.m., Baha'i Center, 1622 Rainier Drive; 209-1054.

FRIDAY

"Jazz in the Garden" - Sean Hennessay...