Actress Lolita Foster, from the Netflix series “Orange is the New Black,” will emcee a fundraiser gala Thursday in Raleigh to benefit The Hope Center at Pullen, a local nonprofit that helps young people aging out of foster care.
Rabbi Mark H. Levin, Congregation Beth Torah founding rabbi, Overland Park, Kan: People often say that the world would be better off without religion. Unfortunately, that's like saying that the world would be better off without breathing, a necessity for life.
A growing minority of Americans refuses to identity with traditional religion, a trend particularly strong among young adults, while self-identified Catholics and more liberal Protestants are declining as shares of the population.
Pope Francis will visit three Cuban cities and the National Sanctuary of Our Lady of Charity of El Cobre, the shrine of Cuba's patron saint, during a September visit to the island, the Conference of Catholic Bishops of Cuba announced Monday.
SEATTLE - When Melissa Mira suffered sudden heart failure at the end of her second pregnancy last year, she worried first about her health and her baby - then about the more than $200,000 in medical bills that began rolling in.
More than 8,300 runners are expected Sunday morning, along with thousands of spectators, for the second annual Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon – a huge, daylong event that will tie up church and neighborhood traffic downtown and in West Raleigh.
I haven’t read the Constitution since fourth grade: Was there anything in it declaring that all men are created equal – as long as they don’t sleep with somebody you don’t think they should sleep with?
Denominations that once eschewed ancient liturgies because of their connection to the Catholic Church now incorporate a wide range of those practices during the Easter season, though many have been updated to appeal to modern congregations.