Chapel to hold morning services

After more than 15 years, the McPherson Chapel at Fort Lewis College will once again host Sunday morning services when school is in session.The Rev. Nick Federspiel, a newly ordained minister and...

DATE: Aug. 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Lutherans prepare for decision on gay clergy

FRIDLEY, Minn. - The Rev. Dave Glesne stood before the members of Redeemer Lutheran Church a few weeks ago and told them there might be some painful decisions in the near future.Glesne is against...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Bishop to visit Anglican Church

Bishop Royal Grote of the diocese of the Mid America Reformed Episcopal Church will preside over the worship service of All Saints Anglican Church on Sunday at the Durango Community Recreation...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Airport chapels offer haven to more faiths

By Dionne WalkerAssociated Press WriterATLANTA - Ordained a United Methodist minister, the Rev. Chester Cook now has become a jack of all faiths.On a recent day, Cook welcomed a Christian-oriented...

DATE: Aug. 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion briefs

Romanian missionaries to talk at service The Rev. Max Dahm will be the guest speaker at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Durango Faith Fellowship service, 691 County Road 233, directly off Three Springs...

DATE: Aug. 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

New service lets Jews 'tweet' a prayer to God

JERUSALEM - For centuries, people have stuffed prayers written on scraps of paper into the ancient cracks in the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem. In recent years they could fax or e-mail...

DATE: July 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion briefs

Christ the King Lutheran announces classes, presentation and day camp Christ the King Lutheran, 495 Florida Road, will hold the following events:CtK University, a three-week semester of classes,...

DATE: July 11, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Cantor takes sabbatical in Durango

The first half of the 20th century was considered the golden age of cantors, the musical liturgists in the Jewish faith. Scott Buckner, the cantor of Adath Jeshurun Congregation in Minnetonka,...

DATE: July 11, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Summer fling to be held

The First Southern Baptist Church and Matthews House will host their inaugural summer fling from 4 to 8 p.m. July 11 at 1715 West Second Ave.There will be free food, live music, face painting, an...

DATE: July 4, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion briefs

Faith Community to offer finance class Faith Community Church of the Nazarene, 1400 Colorado Highway 172, will offer the class "Finances God's Way" at 9 a.m. June 28.This class, based on the...

DATE: June 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Sacredness of rhythm illuminates texts

Until 150 years ago, most of the world was illiterate, and sacred texts were taught and experienced in an oral tradition. Now, when much of the world's population can read, and books are relatively...

DATE: June 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion briefs

Women in Christ to meet June 20 Women United in Christ will host a ministry luncheon from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 20 at First Baptist Church, 332 E. 11th Street, as part of "Transformations."There...

DATE: June 13, 2009 | CATEGORY: Religion