Pope Francis has changed church law to explicitly allow women to do more things during Mass, while reaffirming they cannot be priests.
Christian outreach events organized by Evangelical volunteer pastor Sean Feucht continue in the Los Angeles area despite COVID-19 restrictions.
Francis was suffering from "painful sciatica" and could not preside at an hour-long, year-end prayer service Thursday evening, spokesman Matteo Bruni said.
From the strings to the choir, things sound the same at Northland Church in Longwood this Christmas Eve, but they sure do look different.
Churches are holding Christmas Eve services while practicing coronavirus safety guidelines. Some are holding services outside while others are socially distancing indoors and checking temperatures for guests, many of whom are required to makes reservations for attendance.
The Vatican’s 2020 nativity scene, which is different every year, has drawn criticism from some for its futuristic style.
Churches across Central Florida are preparing for one of their busiest times of the year, as the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact daily lives.
At Northland Church, they’re used to welcoming thousands to their 3,000-seat sanctuary in Longwood. During the pandemic, the church is following guidelines by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, only opening roughly 600 seats.
His warning comes after a national group that represents more than 20,000 evangelical Christian health care professionals recently urged churches to halt in-person services as coronavirus cases surge across the United States.
A senior pastor at a west Michigan church encouraged his congregation to catch COVID-19 so as to "get it over with."
Members of a Central Florida church are stepping up to help the Salvation Army with the Red Kettle campaign.
In April, Leanh Ming, 41, was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer. She had to take a leave of absence from work so she could have a double mastectomy and undergo chemotherapy.
The minister at First Unitarian Church of Orlando says a Black Lives Matter sign outside of his church has been vandalized several times.
Ambassadors to the Vatican were informed recently that Christmas would be essentially a virtual affair for the diplomatic corps this year.
Pope Francis endorsed same-sex civil unions for the first time as pope while being interviewed for the feature-length documentary “Francesco.”
Carlo Acutis is the youngest contemporary person to be beatified.
Video captured thousands of people in downtown Nashville, many of whom were flouting social distancing guidelines and not wearing masks, attending a worship concert.
The pastor of a Roman Catholic church in suburban Detroit is apologizing after a fellow priest likened Black Lives Matter to the people responsible for the 9/11 attacks.
She fought cancer and won, but she lost her job, home, and car in the process. Now, others are helping her get back on her feet.
Liberty University is opening an independent investigation into Jerry Falwell Jr.’s tenure as president.