Religion Briefs

Centers of Light screening film Friday Centers of Light will present the documentary film “The End of the Line” at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Cortez Recreation Center, 425 Roger Smith Ave. in Cortez....

DATE: Feb. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Group tackles homelessness

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Diana Gonzalez lives in an encampment of grimy tents and overstuffed shopping carts in an alley less than three miles from Disneyland. Her life is a world apart from the fairy...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

How can people kill others in name of faith?

Millions of people were killed in the 20th century in the name of faith, ethnicity or political belief. Even as genocide continues today in places such as Darfur and Uganda, people still ask...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Lutheran adventure group to meet Christ the King Lutheran’s outdoor adventures group, CtK Outdoors, will go snowshoeing and cross-country skiing at 9:15 a.m. today at Andrews Lake. The group will...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

‘What is National Catholic Schools Week?’

Throughout this week, Catholic schools across the nation have been celebrating National Catholic Schools Week with both fun and serious activities. St. Columba is no exception.“We’ve had dress-up...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Some Sudanese see freedom in Bible

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – For some south Sudanese Christians, their opportunity vote for independence from the largely Muslim north is more than a condition of a peace accord ending a two-decade civil war...

DATE: Jan. 28, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Metta practice to be held Feb. 13 at Durango Dharma Center “Cultivating the Wise and Open Heart: A Day of Metta Practice” will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Durango Dharma Center,...

DATE: Jan. 28, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Priest an unlikely ally to sex abuse victims

MILWAUKEE – When a group of clergy sex-abuse victims held a news conference recently, it was the quiet man standing in the background who delivered the loudest message.Although the Rev. James...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Orthodox boom a challenge in Israel

JERUSALEM – Dramatic changes may be coming in Israel: Demographers now estimate about a third of last year’s Jewish babies were born into the ultra-Orthodox community, an insular and devout...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Meditation classes held Wednesdays “Insight Meditation: a 6-Week Beginning Class” will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays from Jan. 19 to Feb. 23 at the Durango Dharma Center, 2530 Colorado...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Will May be beginning of the end?

RALEIGH, N.C. – If there had been time, Marie Exley would have liked to start a family. Instead, the 32-year-old Army veteran has less than six months left, which she’ll spend spreading a stark...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Meditation classes held Wednesdays “Insight Meditation: a 6-Week Beginning Class” with Erin Treat will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays from Jan. 19 to Feb. 23 at the Durango Dharma Center,...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion