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Quakers reschedule talk in series about faith

The fourth discussion in a six-session series about Quakerism (the Religious Society of Friends) has been rescheduled. It will now be held at 11 a.m. Jan. 22 at Durango Friends Meeting, 803 County...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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With death of a Shaker, storied sect on verge of extinction

One of the last three remaining members of the dwindling Shaker sect died on Monday. Sister Frances Carr died at the Shaker community at Sabbathday Lake in New Gloucester, Maine, “after a brief...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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First United Methodist Church to begin sermon series Jan. 7, 8

First United Methodist Church, 2917 Aspen Drive, will begin a new sermon series called “Jesus – Myth, Messiah or Madman” this weekend. Sermons will be held at 5:30 p.m. Saturday and at 8, 9:30 and...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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St. Columba to host Rosary Day on Jan. 23

St. Columba Parish invites the community to join in a Rosary Day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, at the church, 1800 East Second Ave. The rosary will be led continuously each half hour....

DATE: Jan. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Prosperity preachers picked for inauguration

Two preachers who teach that God will make the faithful rich are among the religious leaders chosen to offer prayers at President-elect Donald Trump’s swearing-in, the inaugural committee said this...

DATE: Dec. 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Seventh Day Adventist Church offers program to combat anxiety, depression

The Seventh Day Adventist Church will present an introduction to a depression and anxiety treatment program at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, and 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9, at the Durango Public Library,...

DATE: Dec. 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Roman Catholic church denounces New Mexico ‘food tax’ proposal

ALBUQUERQUE – A proposal to reinstate a food tax in New Mexico is drawing strong opposition from the Roman Catholic church and anti-poverty groups over concerns the plan would raise grocery prices...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Christmas, Hanukkah services in Durango and Bayfield

Many local churches will hold special services during Christmas weekend. All services will take place Christmas Eve, Saturday, unless otherwise noted. Services marked with an asterisk indicate...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Christmas, Hanukkah services in Durango and Bayfield

Many local churches will hold special services during Christmas weekend. All services will take place Christmas Eve, Saturday, unless otherwise noted. Services marked with an asterisk indicate...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Chapel of Love lost to fire that ravaged Tennessee

GATLINBURG, Tenn. – The wildfires that killed 14 people and tore through Gatlinburg also stole an iconic venue from this city at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains whose nickname is “the wedding...

DATE: Dec. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Religion

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River Church offer candlelight services Christmas Eve

The River Church, 860 Plymouth Drive, will hold a Christmas Eve candlelight service from 4 to 6 p.m. Dec. 24. The service will celebrate the season of Advent. Participants will sing traditional...

DATE: Dec. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Christ the King will not hold services Christmas Day

Christ the King Church, 495 Florida Road, will not hold services on Christmas Day. The church will offer an online lessons and carols service for people to enjoy from the comfort of their homes....

DATE: Dec. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Religion