In the earliest days of Christianity, converts were asked to learn three things during Lent - the Ten Commandments, the Apostles' Creed and the Lord's Prayer - to prepare for their baptism on...
DATE: March 7, 2009 |
On Wednesday - Ash Wednesday - Western Christians began Lent, and Southwest Coloradans set about observing Lent in a variety of ways.Five local churches are collaborating to offer ecumenical Lenten...
DATE: Feb. 28, 2009 |
In the United States, religious freedom is considered a fundamental right. But some nations still encourage religious persecution, including killing members of faiths other than the state's...
DATE: Feb. 21, 2009 |
A study of almost 30,000 high school students released in December showed 62 percent had cheated on an exam and more than 30 percent had stolen from a family member or friend. What does that mean...
DATE: Feb. 14, 2009 |
Song, dance and hard work were the themes of a First Baptist Church of Durango mission to Nicaragua last month.First Baptist Church of Durango started off 2009 by sending nine people to El Rosario,...
DATE: Feb. 7, 2009 |
In the world of pastors, planting - or starting - churches has become its own specialty. The Rev. Barry Mooney and his wife, Ellen, have planted their third career church, this time in Durango, and...
DATE: Jan. 24, 2009 |
Music and spirituality are in Steve Angrisano's blood, ever since he began composing and playing guitar with his own youth group when he was a sophomore in high school.The nationally known Catholic...
DATE: Jan. 10, 2009 |
Two years into owning its own church, the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Durango is making the building its own. The fellowship purchased the complex in 2005 from the Church of the...
DATE: Jan. 3, 2009 |
A winter storm moved through the area on the first day of sping Thursday leaving several inches of snow in the Animas Valley and more than a foot of snow in the San Juan Mountains.
The Durango community showed their love during the memoriall for the professional cyclist Benjamin Sonntag on Saturday.
Purgatory Resort hosted their annual Cordboard Derby on Sartuday on the Tubing Hill.
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