Religion

Religion

New app links members of the gay community with Scripture

Carroll - Man praying with rosary beads

Religion

Police investigating Philly priest for alleged misconduct with minors

St. Martin of Tours Parish

Religion

Philly Catholic church officials say they didn't hang anti-gay marriage sign found on parish property

St Bridget's Roman Catholic Church in East Falls

History

Philly-area artifact dealer sells letter written by Gandhi about Jesus

Gandhi

Deaths

News of Jerome Brown's death broke during Billy Graham's crusade in 1992

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Odd News

Pennsylvania church plans to bless worshippers' AR-15 rifles

AR-15 Wikimedia Commons

Religion

Another suburban Philly school district to close for Hindu holiday

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Marijuana

High praise: Pot churches proliferate as states ease access to marijuana

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Politics

CNN's Jake Tapper freezes Roy Moore spokesman over ignorant Bible claim

Immigration

Tell Congress to pass the DREAM Act, Philly Archbishop Chaput pleads

Police

Pa. police officer suspended after going to church on duty

Religion

UPDATE: City Historical Commission effectively kills church deal with Royal Farms

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Birth Control

Stunner on birth control: Trump’s moral exemption is geared to just 2 groups

Social Media

Carson Wentz takes heat, praise for Jesus tweet in wake of Las Vegas massacre

Courts

Judge: Pennsylvania county can't use Christian cross in seal

The Doctor Is Out

Temple physician has a (surprising) habit

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Technology

Priests take the 'good news' to their flock – on social media

Carroll - Priests using Social Media

Religion

Archdiocese to close Our Mother of Sorrows Church in West Philadelphia

Our Mother of Sorrows Church

Religion

Flyer for religious festival sounds alarm for some in Camden

Revival

Crime

'Satan rules' graffiti sprayed on sign of New Jersey Catholic church

St. Barnabas Roman Catholic Church in Bayville, New Jersey.

Courts

Judge tosses 'heart balm' lawsuit filed by man whose wife had affair with Bucks County pastor

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Police

Anti-Semitic banner placed over Holocaust memorial at Jersey Shore

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Religion

Archdiocese announces merger of two Northeast Philly churches

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Death

So, you want to hire a death doula?

Abortion

Pennsylvania students claim school vetoed their anti-abortion club

Police

Tombstones found knocked over in Jewish cemetery in Frankford

Philly police

Religion

Roman Catholic church in Delco to close

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Religion

In new podcast, atheist and pastor to explore mystery of Jesus — together

Hinge Podcast

Politics

Delaware state senators walk out of session during Muslim prayer

Delaware Legislative Hall

Opinion

Chaput: Fear may lead immigrants, refugees to avoid prayer service intended to show them support

Politics

Kenney applauds courts for halting revised travel ban

Mayor Jim Kenney; Thom Carroll photo

Religion

A new print publication for Philly-area Catholics would answer a few prayers

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Katie's Baby

Making sure our son's Irish eyes will be smiling on his first St. Patrick's Day

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Protests

Partiers, residents counter-protest pastor's hateful message outside Philly Mardi Gras celebration

Fat Tuesday's Protest

Courts

Philadelphia joins 33 other cities challenging Trump's travel ban in federal court

Phillies

With a strong faith (and surgically repaired arm), Mark Appel is ready to prove himself

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Politics

Chaput criticizes media for 'hostile' coverage of Trump

Charles Chaput

Politics

Muslim-American Olympian from New Jersey claims she was detained by U.S. Customs

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Politics

WATCH: Springsteen slams Trump travel ban during Australia show

Opinion

Chaput: Called a 'sad necessity' in 1973, abortion now celebrated as a sacred right

LGBTQ

Bisexual Philly woman speaks about relationship with evangelical radio host father

Polls

Survey: Majority of Americans say that religion is very important to them

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Closures

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia announces closure of four churches, effective January

Education

Student's artwork to grace cover of Philadelphia archbishop's Christmas card

Sleep

Dreams and reality: What do nighttime visions reveal about our nature?

Opinion

Philly archbishop: Where to begin after Trump's win? Decency