| May 11, 2013
| 3:18 PM
In July 1863, the 2,400 residents of Gettysburg had little time to prepare for 170,000 Confederate and Union soldiers who advanced on the town. The soldiers clashed in a three-day battle that would paint its streets and pastoral farmlands crimson in the...
| May 4, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Thundering cannon fire and staccato rifle shots, mingled with the shrieks and cries of advancing and wounded soldiers, shattered the peaceful grounds of the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg on July 1, 1863.
Gettysburg's new Seminary Ridge...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 3:01 PM
HOUSTON (AP) — Lizbeth Tulloch just could not leave her long career as an oil industry lawyer to spend years at a seminary.
She couldn't ignore her call to ministry either.
Tulloch finally found a way to explore her faith without risking her legal...
| Mar 29, 2013
Chloe A. Gudmundsson is a senior at Eastern Technical High School in Essex, and at the suggestion of her English teacher, she decided to research a paper on Maximilian Godefroy, the quirky architect who designed Baltimore's Battle Monument to...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 9:52 PM
A thorough review of a handwritten copy of the Gospel of John didn't reveal much controversy or conspiracy to the Rev. Tim Koch.
Instead, the endeavor simply fortified his faith.
Koch is the pastor at Concordia Lutheran Church in Cresbard and...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Police rescued approximately 50 students late Monday from an Islamic seminary in Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city, several of whom were reportedly chained in a basement, denied food and pressured to join the Taliban....
| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Vatican acknowledges shame over abuse of young people in Ireland and sets guidelines....
| Mar 19, 2012
| 2:32 PM
The Rev. Mary-Patricia N. Ashby, a retired Episcopal priest who had been rector of a Frederick County church, died Wednesday of a cardiac arrest at Frederick Memorial Hospital.
The Mount Airy resident was 71.
The daughter of a career naval officer and a...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:09 PM
Virginia Poling's father was a pastor, several of her uncles were pastors, she married a pastor and two of her sons are pastors.
"We go back a long way in the ministry. Her whole life was in the church. I'm her pastor now," said the Rev. Ed Poling, as he...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 8:26 AM
The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday will be Monday, and a range of events will mark it.
Parking at South Bend’s Century Center, 120 S. St. Joseph St., will be free all day for Monday’s events. And donations of nonperishable food items will...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Joseph Claver Richardson, a retired teacher and World War II veteran who was the patriarch of a family of nearly 60 children and grandchildren, died of cardiac arrest related to asthma Jan. 8 at Sinai Hospital. He was 89 and lived in Walbrook Junction....