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Ex-heart surgeon set to become next Mormon president

Ex-heart surgeon set to become next Mormon presidentRussell M. Nelson is likely to be formally named to the post in the coming days under longstanding church protocol.
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Religion

Thomas S. Monson, Mormon church leader, dies at 90

Thomas S. Monson, president of Mormon church, dies at 90For more than 50 years, Monson served in top leadership councils for the Mormon church
  • Religion
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Detroit

Storied Detroit church, neighbors see signs of rebirth

Storied Detroit church, neighbors see signs of rebirthNew Bethel Baptist Church and its neighborhood have by turns prospered and struggled along Detroit’s bumpy path
  • Detroit
  • 2 weeks ago
Michigan

New Year’s Day service to urge unity across faiths

New Year’s Day service to urge unity across faithsEarthSong Peace Sound Chamber is one of five spiritual retreat centers in Three Rivers, a community south of Kalamazoo
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Nation

Charity donations likely to drop in 2018 due to tax law

Charity donations likely to drop in 2018 due to tax lawCharity could become less of a middle-class enterprise and a more exclusive domain of the wealthy, charity execs say.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Obituary

Cardinal Law, figure in child abuse scandal, dies

Cardinal Bernard Law, figure in child abuse scandal, diesLaw was the Boston archbishop in 2002 when court documents revealed he had failed to stop priests who molested children
  • Obituary
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Religion

Hanukkah begins with 'Menorah in the D'

Hanukkah begins with ‘Menorah in the D’Hanukkah begins with 'Menorah in the D'
  • Religion
  • 1 month ago
Religion

Faith calendar
Religious events across Metro Detroit

Faith calendarReligious events across Metro Detroit
  • Religion
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Wayne County

Area Muslims call Trump retweets an ‘assault’

Area Muslims call Trump retweets an ‘assault’Retweeted videos from far-right group seen as effort to justify discrimination against Muslims
  • Wayne County
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Local

Mass of Thanksgiving for beatification of the Rev. Solanus Casey

Mass of Thanksgiving for beatification of the Rev. Solanus CaseyMass of Thanksgiving for beatification of the Rev. Solanus Casey
  • Local
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Michigan

Texas church attack raises Detroit area anxieties

Texas church attack raises Detroit area anxietiesDebate about guns and security has heated up among Metro Detroit religious leaders since a rampage at a Texas church
  • Michigan
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Bankole Thompson

Bankole: Father Casey, a blessing of thanks for Detroit

Bankole: Father Casey, a blessing of thanks for DetroitHis example should compel us to reach out and help those who are most vulnerable during this holiday period
  • Bankole Thompson
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Religion

Revered Detroit friar becomes Blessed Solanus Casey

Revered Detroit friar becomes Blessed Solanus CaseyFaithful doorkeeper from humble beginnings who launched Detroit’s Capuchin Soup Kitchen moves closer to sainthood
  • Religion
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Nation

Ex-members say church uses power, lies to keep kids

Ex-members say church uses power, lies to keep kidsWord of Faith Fellowship has used positions of authority and intimidation to bring children into the church’s folds.
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Detroit

The Beatification of Father Solanus Casey

The Beatification of Father Solanus CaseyThe Beatification of Father Solanus Casey
  • Detroit
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Religion

Devotees flock to Detroit to honor Rev. Solanus Casey

Devotees flock to Detroit to honor Rev. Solanus CaseyFaithful far and wide visiting for a ‘once in a lifetime’ gathering that moves a local legend closer to sainthood
  • Religion
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Religion

All-star pastor Carl Lentz focuses on broader mission

All-star pastor Carl Lentz focuses on broader missionPastor to Justin Bieber, Kevin Durant knows many find him unconventional, but he believes he can win them over
  • Religion
  • 2 months ago
Religion

Faithful prepare for the beatification of Fr. Solanus Casey

Faithful prepare for the beatification of Fr. Solanus CaseyFaithful prepare for the beatification of Fr. Solanus Casey
  • Religion
  • 2 months ago
Religion

‘Humble friar’ Casey on road to sainthood

‘Humble friar’ Casey on road to sainthoodCeremony Saturday for beatification of beloved southeast Michigan priest
  • Religion
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Religion

Fr. Larry Webber on the beatification of Fr. Solanus Casey

Fr. Larry Webber on the beatification of Fr. Solanus CaseyFr. Larry Webber talks about the beatification Mass for Fr. Solanus Casey, Detroit's beloved Capuchin friar, at Ford Field Saturday, November 18, 2017.
  • Religion
  • 2 months ago
Religion

Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron on Father Solanus Casey

Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron on Father Solanus CaseyDetroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron talks about Fr. Solanus Casey and how his beatification is a call to us to follow his example of generosity, faith and helping one another.
  • Religion
  • 2 months ago
Religion

Pope auctions Lamborghini to rebuild Christian Iraq

Pope auctions Lamborghini to rebuild Christian IraqPope Francis got the keys to a fancy new Lamborghini on Wednesday — but he won’t be tooling around the Vatican in it
  • Religion
  • 2 months ago
Wayne County

FBI investigating Mich. houses of worship being 'targets'

FBI investigating Mich. houses of worship being ‘targets’Places of worship were listed as 'target' after a suspicious package was found in Dearborn Heights
  • Wayne County
  • 2 months ago
Michigan

Ex-drill instructor sentenced to 10 years

Ex-drill instructor sentenced to 10 years in military prisonJury decides the fate of Marine Gunnery Sgt. Joseph Felix Jr. for abusing three recruits, including Raheel Siddiqui
  • Michigan
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Life

Gift of Life MI spotlights organ donations with concert

Gift of Life Michigan promotes organ donation with National Donor SabbathTim Bowman Jr. to perform at Sunday event at New Prospect Missionary Baptist Church to promote organ donation
  • Life
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Religion

Germany marks 500th anniversary of church’s Reformation

Germany marks 500th anniversary of church’s ReformationGermany is set to mark the 500th anniversary since the day Martin Luther is said to have challenged the Catholic Church
  • Religion
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
World

Pope calls space, small step for Vatican-Russian ties

Pope calls space, takes small step for Vatican-Russian tiesPope Francis chatted with Russian cosmonauts and praised their understanding of love
  • World
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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