Our Lady of La Vang, currently meeting in St. Josephs Catholic Church in Raleigh, is relocating to a facility of their own. The community looks forward to creating a space that helps celebrate their culture. Binh Nguyen, pastoral council vice-chair for external affairs, provides the translation for Phat Quang Trihn in this video. Video by Tegan Johnston, firstname.lastname@example.org and Spencer Parts, email@example.com
VATICAN CITY- Pope Francis - the leader of a Catholic Church that has always preached the indissolubility of marriage - acknowledged on Wednesday that sometimes it is impossible for spouses to stay together.
Lama Chuck Stanford, Rime Buddhist Center: Recently, several of our political leaders have disgraced themselves by sexual misconduct, accepting bribes and through other moral lapses. So, how should a politician or leader conduct him or herself?
An upcoming world summit of Catholic bishops will discuss dropping long-standing rules against remarried divorcees as part of efforts to update the church's stance towards modern family life, the Vatican said Tuesday.
The leaders of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Fort Lauderdale released a statement saying they were "saddened" at the revelations that led to the resignation of their pastor, Tullian Tchividjian, grandson of Billy Graham.
Pope Francis has denounced what he calls the “great powers” of the world for failing to act when there was intelligence indicating Jews, Christians, homosexuals and others were being transported to death camps in Europe during World War II.
The Right Rev. Michael Curry, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, is outspoken on social issues and advocates for social justice and racial and gender equality. Now he has the chance to take his message to the broader church family. He is one of four nominees for the position of Presiding Bishop for the Episcopal Church in the United States. The governing body of the church will meet in Salt Lake City starting on Thursday and will vote to select a new Presiding Bishop on Saturday.
Between prayer and boisterous songs, speakers from Triangle churches and universities called on a crowd of more than 150 people at St. Paul AME Church in Raleigh to take solace in God and to rededicate themselves to rooting out racial injustice following the shooting in Charleston, SC.
Pope Francis on Thursday called for immediate changes in human behavior to fight global warming and save the environment, saying damage caused by contemporary lifestyles could leave future generations in a world of filth.
As world governments prepare to negotiate a potential climate change agreement this fall, the leader of the Roman Catholic Church issued his own, highly anticipated call for decisive action Thursday and chastised those who would deny a human connection to global warming.
Declaring "spiritual warfare" on gay marriage, thousands gathered in Ohio on Tuesday for the annual Southern Baptist Convention and vowed that, no matter what the Supreme Court rules this month, they will never yield on the issue.