On Super Bowl Sunday, minds of the faithful may be on the game as much as God

By: Stephanie Earls stephanie.earls@gazette.com

"Lord, though we have lost Neil Smith to free agency and Steve Atwater to the Jets, still we hope our beloved Broncos can bring home another Super Bowl championship ... and once again bathe in the glory of your...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Feb. 7, 2016

By: Carlotta Olson

RELIGION CALENDAR

Music/Drama

SUNDAY

Chamber Music Program - With members of the Chamber Orchestra of the Springs and friends, 3 p.m., First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave., free-will...

Colorado right-to-die legislation defeated in Senate hearing

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

Sen. Michael Merrifield's father wished to climb his favorite mountain, sit under a tree near Clear Creek and die peacefully on his own terms.

Instead Merrifield, a Democrat from Colorado Springs, retold the...

Obama to make first visit of his presidency to a US mosque

By: The Associated Press

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's first visit to a U.S. mosque comes as Muslim-Americans say they're confronting increasing levels of bias in speech and deeds.

Obama is scheduled to visit the Islamic...

Scientists get go-ahead to edit human embryos

By: The Associated Press

LONDON — In a landmark decision that some ethicists warned is a step down the path toward "designer babies," Britain gave scientists approval Monday to conduct gene-editing experiments on human embryos.

The...

Colorado Springs church classes address domestic, spiritual life beyond sanctuary

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

JoLynn Garlow always had maintained good credit and carried little debt, but things changed when her Colorado Springs boutique went under.

"The market went to the crash point and business dropped off. A...

New website puts fundraising tools in hands of Compassion International supporters

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Compassion International, the world's fastest-growing Christian child development and sponsorship organization, launched a peer-to-peer website that actively engages the ministry's nearly 1 million supporters in...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 31, 2016

By: Carlotta Olson

RELIGION CALENDAR

Music/Drama

SUNDAY

Joe and Katie Uveges - 2 p.m., Central United Methodist Church, 4373 Galley Road; cumccs.org.

"Miracles" - Chamber Orchestra of the Springs and Colorado...