Hindu holy art exhibit opens

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Hinduism is the world’s third largest religion and its oldest continuously practiced one, so it’s somewhat surprising there has never been a major museum exhibition on Vishnu,...

DATE: March 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Period of reflection begins

All the festivities of Carnival and Mardi Gras leading up to Ash Wednesday this week kicked off one of the most important periods of the Christian calendar – Lent.“It’s a time of penitence and...

DATE: March 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Working to balance religion, sports

NEWARK, N.J. – When 7-year-old Amalya Knapp took the beam at the New Jersey state gymnastics finals last month, her excellent performance symbolized a far more complicated balancing act.Although...

DATE: March 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Spiritual seminar to be held Friday The Centers of Light will present a spiritual transformation seminar at 7 p.m. Friday at the Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave.All are welcome,...

DATE: March 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

Vatican’s newspaper raising some eyebrows

VATICAN CITY – The headline was an eye-grabber: “Homer and Bart are Catholic.”That this homage to “The Simpsons” was splashed across the Vatican’s newspaper was odder still, hinting that as it...

DATE: Feb. 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Religion

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

Religion Briefs

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

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