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 |
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 |
Center of Light to show documentary The Center of Light Dolores will present the documentary "God Grew Tired of Us: The Lost Boys of Sudan" at 7 p.m. Friday at the center, 30705 V.6 Road in...
DATE: June 6, 2009 |
Through different locations, disappearing priests and arson, the congregation of St. Paul's Lutheran Church has held true to its church and its missions. The church is celebrating its 125th...
Every day, 963 million people are hungry. That's up 115 million in the last six months because of rising food costs. Most Americans can't imagine this, but 1.4 billion people live on less than...
DATE: May 23, 2009 |
From wood blocks to nursery rhymes and songs, children learn a lot of lessons along with the alphabet. Former Durango resident Kevin Graham has written a book designed to teach children the story...
DATE: April 25, 2009 |
A new group hopes to make area congregations more welcoming to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Christians."This isn't a St. Mark's thing," the Rev. Andrew Cooley of St. Mark's Episcopal...
DATE: April 18, 2009 |
After more than 45 years of studying, teaching, writing and practicing Buddhism, Pagosa Springs resident Lama Tsultrim Allione has been named Buddhist Woman of the Year by an international...
DATE: March 28, 2009 |
For students at St. Columba School, the curriculum isn't three "Rs," it's four - reading, writing, arithmetic and religion.For the last 13 years, students in the fifth through eighth grades have...
DATE: March 14, 2009 |
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 |
Fort Lewis College football wins at home against Black Hills State Univeristy.
Durango High School football team defeats Farmington on Friday night.
If it seems like the fall colors are starting early this year, you're right.
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