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  • Hate posters left outside Colorado Springs church

    By KKTV
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    Someone is behind a slew of hateful signs posted outside a Colorado Springs church. They were stapled to a tree just outside the New Covenant church near downtown Sunday. This is the third straight weekend New Covenant has dealt with the signs, reports Gazette news partner KKTV....

  • Colorado Springs area religious events starting June 28, 2015

    By Carlotta Olson -
    Updated: Sun, Jun 28, 2015

    RELIGION CALENDAR Music/Drama JULY 10 "Jazz in the Garden" - With Air Force Academy Falconairies, 7 p.m., Memorial Garden, corner of North Tejon and Monument streets; JULY 24 "Jazz in the Garden" - With Gregory Goodloe and the Light Years Ahead Band, 7...

  • Commentary: Do we need unholy guns in holy places?

    By David Gushee Religion News Service -
    Published: Sun, Jun 28, 2015

    Inevitably, after the massacre at Emanuel AME Church, people start talking about arming congregants for self-defense. It is a sad image: 25 souls sitting around at Wednesday night prayer meeting, some packing heat in case the next church attacker should happen to be among them. Some...

  • Poll: We like our red-white-and-blue patriotism - mostly

    By Cathy Lynn Grossman Religion News Service -
    Published: Sun, Jun 28, 2015

    We're gung-ho for the idea that the U.S.A. has a special status with God, and we're almost always proud of our nation. But a new survey finds our flag-waving, All-American Fourth of July celebrations are tempered by concerns that the nation isn't the moral leader it once was, that...

  • Bible curriculum by Hobby Lobby president a hit in Israeli schools

    By Michele Chabin Religion News Service -
    Published: Thu, Jun 25, 2015

    JERUSALEM - Students at 16 Israeli high schools are completing a yearlong pilot program developed by the Washington-based Museum of the Bible, funded by the billionaire Green family, owners of the Hobby Lobby craft store chain. The Israeli pilot program, known as TAMAR, represents the...

  • Shrouded in mystery: Turin cloth remains object of veneration, investigation

    By Steve Rabey Religion Correspondent -
    Updated: Sun, Jun 21, 2015

    No one witnessed the resurrection of Jesus, the miracle at the heart of the Christian faith. But John Jackson says he's seen the next best thing: a controversial piece of linen cloth called the Shroud of Turin that features a mysterious, photorealistic image of a crucified man....

  • Colorado Springs area religious events starting June 21, 2015

    By Carlotta Olson -
    Updated: Sun, Jun 21, 2015

    RELIGION CALENDAR Music/Drama FRIDAY "Jazz in the Garden" - With New Vintage Jazz, 7 p.m., Memorial Garden, corner of North Tejon and Monument streets; SATURDAY "Hot Summer Nights: Music on the Labyrinth" - With Swallowtail Celtic Trio, 6:30 p.m.,...

  • Church shooting site to re-open; FBI reviews manifesto

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Sat, Jun 20, 2015

    CHARLESTON, S.C. — A small group of parishioners was allowed inside the bullet-scarred Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal church on Saturday, getting a firsthand glimpse of the room where nine people from their congregation were slain. Meanwhile, the FBI said it was investigating a...

  • About 150 expected to attend Ramadan-'defiance' event in Colorado Springs

    By chhun sun -
    Updated: Sat, Jun 20, 2015

    About 150 people are expected to attend a Saturday barbecue with an anti-Islam theme, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said Friday. The Sheriff's Office plans to monitor the pig roast - titled "In Defiance of the Islamic Holiday of Ramadan," said spokeswoman Jacqueline Kirby, "to...

  • Colorado Springs faith community delivers message of unity, forgiveness at vigil

    By Ellie mulder -
    Updated: Sat, Jun 20, 2015

    The resounding message at a Colorado Springs vigil Friday night was one of unity and forgiveness among people of all faiths. More than 100 people, including more than a dozen leaders from area congregations and faith groups, came together to pray for the nine people slain at a...

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