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  • Robert Schuller turned drive-in movie ministry to megachurch

    Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Apr 2, 2015

    ARTESIA, Calif. — The Rev. Robert H. Schuller didn't wait for the faithful to flock to his upstart church in Southern California — he took his message to them. As the car culture flourished in post-World War II California, the brash Iowa-born pastor began preaching from the roof of a...

  • Robert Schuller, Crystal Cathedral megachurch founder, dies

    Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Apr 2, 2015

    ARTESIA, Calif. — The Rev. Robert H. Schuller, the Southern California televangelist and author who beamed his upbeat messages on faith and redemption to millions from his landmark Crystal Cathedral only to see his empire crumble in his waning years, has died. He was 88. Schuller...

  • What Americans think about gay rights and religious liberty

    Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Apr 2, 2015

    WASHINGTON — Most Americans support allowing businesses to refuse wedding-related services to same-sex couples on religious grounds, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll conducted earlier this year. But another recent poll suggests Americans' sympathy for religious objectors may...

  • Denver mayor bans city-funded travel to Indiana

    The Associated Press
    Published: Tue, Mar 31, 2015

    DENVER — Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says he is banning all nonessential, city-funded travel to Indiana after it adopted a religious-freedom law that critics say allows discrimination against gays and lesbians. Hancock announced the ban Tuesday, saying Indiana's law is wrong and...

  • Cook calls 'religious objection' laws dangerous

    Updated: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) — Apple CEO Tim Cook said that so-called "religious objection" legislation being introduced in a number of states is dangerous and bad for business. The bills, like the one enacted last week in Indiana, create a legal framework for individuals, mostly business owners, to...

  • Woodmen Valley Chapel hosts caring ministry workshop

    BY STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Mar 29, 2015

    "Bear ye one another's burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ." - Galatians 6:2 Biblically speaking, ministering is not only a pastoral duty, but the obligation of all faithful. "The law of Christ boils down to loving your neighbor and loving everyone," said the Rev. Brent...

  • HBO's 'Going Clear' leaves future of Scientology unclear

    By Kimberly Winston Religion News Service -
    Updated: Sun, Mar 29, 2015

    The only murky thing in "Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief," HBO's scathing new documentary, is: What will happen to the church that sci-fi writer L. Ron Hubbard built more than 60 years ago after it airs? The two-hour film directed by Academy Award-winning director...

  • Kara Tippetts' funeral draws hundreds in Colorado Springs

    By BILLIE STANTON ANLEU billie.stantonanleu@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Mar 29, 2015

    In what might have been the most cheerful funeral ever, hundreds of people gathered Saturday to honor anti-suicide advocate Kara Tippetts, who died of breast cancer one week ago at age 38. The Colorado Springs wife and mother of four had urged brain-tumor patient Brittany Maynard not...

  • Meet the Muslim actor playing Jesus in Bill O'Reilly's 'Killing Jesus'

    By Jonathan Merritt Religion News Service -
    Published: Sun, Mar 29, 2015

    "Bless you for playing Jesus, peace be upon him." This was the response of Lebanese-born actor Haaz Sleiman's mother after she learned that her son had been cast as Jesus in National Geographic Channel's "Killing Jesus." The three Abrahamic religions will collide on Palm Sunday when...

  • Colorado Springs area religious events starting March 29, 2015

    Published: Sun, Mar 29, 2015

    RELIGION CALENDAR Music/Drama SUNDAY "King of Kings" Silent Film - 2 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, 846 E. Pikes Peak Ave., $5; 636-5011, ilc-cos.org. "The Thorn" - Ballet Society Dancers, 3 p.m., New Life Church, 11025 Voyager Parkway, $14-$49; thethorn.net. MONDAY...

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