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  • Christian Methodist Episcopal Church consecrates new bishops

    One day in 1870, 41 newly freed slaves got together in Jackson, Miss., to establish a new branch of mainstream Methodism called the Colored Methodist Episcopal Church. Hundreds of members of that denomination, now known as the Christian Methodist...
  • High School Football: Laguna's Lancaster closes stellar chapter

    High School Football: Laguna's Lancaster closes stellar chapter
    On a Thursday night in Costa Mesa nearly nine months ago, Nathan Lancaster ran wild during an Orange Coast League football game. He scooted every which way and went on to amass an incredible, 547 yards and scored seven times on 30 carries in a catch-...
  • Church to locate in Romeoville business park

    Church to locate in Romeoville business park
    The Romeoville Village Board on Wednesday approved a special-use permit allowing the Christian Faith Church International to open a church inside an office building in the Windham Lakes business park. The new site is located in the same building as...
  • High School Football: BC's Martin making his mark

    High School Football: BC's Martin making his mark
    Eric Lo got his first look at his football team Monday. No, it wasn't his Huntington Beach High squad, which doesn't start its summer session until Monday. It was the South team that he will lead as head coach into the Brea Lions Club Orange County...
  • Odyssey behind, Congolese children just want to sing

    Lexington, Ky. They come to Maxwell Presbyterian Church on Saturday mornings with smiles, anticipation and a variety of languages. They are the children of Congolese families who have left the uncertainties of refugee camps scattered around countries...
  • Rekha Basu: Court steps into religion quagmire

    Let's say that I'm an observant Hindu who keeps a strict vegetarian diet because my religion frowns on killing animals. And let's say I own a software company that employs only vegetarians, because I don't believe I should be forced to subsidize meat-...
  • Christian Fuehrer dies at 71; rallied East Germans against injustice

    Christian Fuehrer, the Leipzig pastor who rallied East Germans to resist the injustice of the former communist system in a series of peaceful protests before reunification in 1990, has died. He was 71. Fuehrer, who had suffered from a serious lung...
  • Hobby Lobby case holds power, not life, sacred

    Hobby Lobby case holds power, not life, sacred
    We can stop pretending the Hobby Lobby case is about the sanctity of life now. Now that Forbes and Mother Jones and CBS News and dozens of other outlets have reported that Hobby Lobby's employee retirement plan invests millions in companies that...
  • Justice Ginsburg and the Hobby Lobby threat to religious freedom

    Justice Ginsburg and the Hobby Lobby threat to religious freedom
    The 35-page, few-holds-barred dissent to the Hobby Lobby ruling penned by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg contains many strong attacks on the majority’s thinking. But in one argument — when she wonders whether this argument will lead...
  • 65 years ago, Altoona, Penn., was Billy Graham's crucible

    ALTOONA, Penn. In the fall of 1949, the Rev. Billy Graham led an eight-week series of revival meetings in Los Angeles, drawing multitudes and making converts of celebrities and commoners. He rocketed into the headlines and hasn't left them since, even...
  • Procession to lead soldier's body to Mokena

    Procession to lead soldier's body to Mokena
    The body of Army Pfc. Aaron Toppen will land at Midway Airport Saturday afternoon and be taken by an escort to his home town in the south suburbs. Toppen, 19, died in Afghanistan this month from an air strike in what is believed to be one of the...