Local pastor says his goodbyes this weekend

One hundred and sixty-two baptisms. One hundred and seventeen weddings. Eighty-seven funerals. Seven hundred new members.“It’s a privilege being a part of that many different families,” said the...

DATE: April 13, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Pastor to be honored at April 15 Lutheran service Christ the King Lutheran Church will celebrate the 18-year tenure of Pastor John Knutson at the 10:30 worship service April 15. All are welcome to...

DATE: April 6, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Easter weekend schedule for Southwest Colorado

Many area houses of worship will offer special services and activities for Easter weekend. A list of those reported to the Herald:Immaculate Heart of Mary, 451 Lewis St., Pagosa Springs. Easter...

DATE: April 6, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Cuban-American emotional in return to family home

HAVANA – Cecilia Dalmau’s mother made only one request of her before she flew to Cuba for Pope Benedict XVI’s visit: “I would love to see pictures from my childhood home.”When the 29-year-old...

DATE: March 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Several services to be offered during Holy Week in Durango, surrounding areas

Many area houses of worship will offer special services and activities for Passover and Holy Week, which will begin Sunday with Palm Sunday.A second schedule will run in the The Durango Herald’s...

DATE: March 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

St. Paul’s holding Family Sunday School St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 2611 Junction Creek Road, will host its monthly “Family Sunday School” from 9 to 10 a.m. Sunday. Activities will include Bible...

DATE: March 23, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Homeless gospel singer turns chart topper

ATLANTA – James Fortune used to watch his children sleep in the bathtub before he lay beside his pregnant wife at night in a motel, wondering how he was going to provide for his family the next...

DATE: March 23, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Durango has wild Irish saint, but not Patrick

Durango could be celebrating the holiday at St. Patrick’s Church if so many other mining communities had not beaten Durango to the honor, but it still wound up with a Celtic saint whose personality...

DATE: March 16, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Five states tangle with churches, gay-marriage

Foes and supporters of same-sex marriage are gearing up for five costly and bruising statewide showdowns in the coming months on an issue that evenly divides Americans.It’s an election year subplot...

DATE: March 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Christian Science Church to host talk March 19 The local Christian Science Church will sponsor a talk by Marceil DeLacy of Seattle called “Just What is Christian Science?” at 7 p.m. March 19 at the...

DATE: March 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Reading all about one’s faith

Parishioners at St. Columba Catholic Church are involved in a three-month project to renew their connection to their faith by doing something simple – reading.They are embarking on their first...

DATE: March 2, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Purim festival, carnival to be held Sunday A Purim Festival Family Carnival and Celebration will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Congregation Har Shalom, 2537 County Road 203.From 4 to 5 p.m.,...

DATE: March 2, 2012 | CATEGORY: Religion

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