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Dharma Center to offer conscious parenting class

Maureen Fallon-Cyr, mindfullness-based psychotherapist, will teach a five-session series on conscious parenting from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays on March 8, March 15, March 22, April 5 and April 12 at...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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U.S. bishops denounce folk saint ‘Santa Muerte’

ALBUQUERQUE – Bishops in the United States are denouncing the skeleton folk saint known as La Santa Muerte – a figure Roman Catholic leaders in Mexico routinely have attacked for the deity’s...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Pope insists native people have rights over their lands

VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis insisted Wednesday that indigenous groups must give prior consent to any economic activity affecting their ancestral lands, a view that conflicts with the Trump...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Durango Dharma Center to offer retreat March 4

Carolyn Hobbs, Durango author and body-centered therapist, will offer a retreat focused on themes of joy, compassion and forgiveness from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 4, at Durango Dharma...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Trump aims to lift limits on church political activity

ATLANTA – Republican President Donald Trump’s pledge to scrap limits on church political activity could have sweeping effects that extend beyond his conservative supporters to more liberal...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Durango Friends offer talk about Quaker activism

The Durango Friends Meeting will present its fifth discussion in a six-session series about Quakerism at 11 a.m. Sunday. This series is open to people interested in deepening their understanding...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Christ the King to host family night Feb. 17

G-FORCE youth group will host a family game and movie night from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road. A variety of games will be available, and the...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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University of New Mexico students join ‘World Hijab Day’

University of New Mexico students join ‘World Hijab Day’ ALBUQUERQUE – Muslim students at the University of New Mexico and college campuses across the country honored “World Hijab Day” amid...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

Marvel Methodist to hold groundhog supper

The Marvel United Methodist Church’s 49th annual groundhog supper will be from 4-7 p.m. today at Marvel Grange Hall, 217 County Road 133A. Suggested donations include $25 for families, $7 for...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

Christ the King to host Super Bowl party

There will be a Super Bowl party at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road. Participants can bring nonalcoholic beverages, and are encouraged to bring a...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Many in U.S. say Christianity key to national identity

About one-third of all Americans think that you have to be a Christian to truly be an American – despite the history of religious pluralism that dates back to the nation’s very earliest days. In a...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Quaker group celebrates 100 years with ‘Waging Peace’

PHILADELPHIA – The American Friends Service Committee is celebrating 100 years of nonviolent activism with an exhibition, “Waging Peace,” that showcases the group’s accomplishments while also...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion