Peter James McKenna Jr. lost his eyes and two fingers in combat during World War II when a tank shell...
Updated: April 10, 2013, - 11:24 PM
After nearly seven years as pastor of a popular New York church, Bakker has moved to Minneapolis to start a new congregation — in a bar. His move reflects Minnesota’s growing prominence in the Emerging Church movement, an unconventional, broad-minded brand of Christianity.
Updated: April 07, 2013, - 11:40 AM
Bake sales, bingo games, auctions, fish fries and fall festivals. They’re just some of the ways churches raise money to...
Updated: April 05, 2013, - 09:45 PM
St. Stephen’s has found new life by embracing changing demographics and is among the fastest-growing Catholic parishes in the Twin Cities.
Updated: March 31, 2013, - 05:07 PM
Temple Israel in Minneapolis was vandalized with graffiti during Jewish holy period of Passover
Updated: March 27, 2013, - 10:49 PM
The number of shootings at faith-based institutions is on the rise, and congregation leaders are trying to strike a tricky balance — wanting churches to be as safe as possible from violence while still being welcoming places.
Updated: March 26, 2013, - 09:49 PM
Just because a Jewish family has fallen on hard times, it doesn’t mean they can’t celebrate Passover. That’s the idea behind...
Updated: March 22, 2013, - 08:06 PM
To drum up interest in the historic papal election, religion teacher Jane Wagemaker assigned seventh- and eighth-grade students at Nativity...
Updated: March 15, 2013, - 07:13 PM
Jesuits, Spanish speakers, conservatives and women wait expectantly for Francis to make his mark.
Updated: March 14, 2013, - 09:16 AM