MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eddie Benton-Banai, who helped found the American Indian Movement partly in response to alleged police brutality against Indigenous people, has died. He was...
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Speechwriters for former President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama plan to discuss Judaism and spirituality at Northwestern University.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A Bible given to Abraham Lincoln in the final months of the Civil War ties together the 16th president's budding views on spirituality and his belief that God was calling...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Leaders with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints delivered spiritual guidance aimed at strengthening members' faith amid a world of temptation and immorality and...
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — A Dartmouth College professor of physics and astronomy was awarded one of the world's leading religion prizes for blending hard science and deep spirituality in his work, a...
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican has an unusual dilemma on its hands after nearly all the nuns in a tiny French religious order threatened to renounce their vows rather than accept the Holy See's decision to remove their superior.
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Julie Skaarup and Catie Peiper seemed predestined to meet. They might even say that their meeting was manifested, their energies calling them together for a higher purpose, even if they didn't know it at the time.
The 31-year-olds met as freshmen in the dining hall at Hood College, where they discovered that Julie lived in a dorm room directly one floor above Catie's. Soon, Julie was trotting downstairs to have her tarot cards read, a skill Catie picked up as a teenager.
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Fighting addiction — whether it be drugs, alcohol or pills — comes up often during Pastor Vince O'Boyle's Sunday services at Church on the Square in downtown Wilkes-Barre.
In fact, some of the congregation includes those who have addiction-related problems. O'Boyle can speak as an authority on this topic because he has been there himself. He's a former alcoholic and drug user, but has now been sober for 18 years.
Tatum O’Neal says spirituality saved her life
BOSTON (AP) — Bicycling through Boston's twisting, traffic-clogged streets may seem more about self-preservation than spiritual enlightenment.
For the Rev. Laura Everett, her daily 6-mile commute is a way of connecting to her adopted city, its residents, and her sense of community and vulnerability.
Instead of hopping on the subway and popping up in another part of town, Everett said, bicycling has exposed her to the warp and weft of Boston's neighborhoods and the people who animate them.
GARDEN CITY, Idaho (AP) — Getting around blacksmith and artist Susan Madacsi's workshop requires some squeezing right now.
Long, large tables take up the middle of the main area and are covered with half-finished panels for the art piece, "Stewardship of the Creation," Madacsi is creating for the new Nampa Saint Alphonsus Medical Center. The hospital is scheduled to open by early summer.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — About a year ago, Keith and Veronica Evans, a couple in faith and marriage, began the process of furthering their spirituality by taking the formal steps to become faith leaders.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Fairfield University has received a $4 million donation from the sister of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, the university said Wednesday.
Maryanne Trump Barry is a federal judge who sits on the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pennsylvania.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — People from across the U.S. have gathered at a Fort Wayne dance studio for a weekend retreat with a spiritual dance group.
Kim Miller, a volunteer with Fort Wayne Dance Collective who helped organize the three-day event, tells The Journal Gazette (http://bit.ly/2aJZF3d ) that Dances of Universal Peace is a spiritual path that honors all of the world's major religious beliefs.