A Father’s Personal Journey Through Science, Scripture, and Same-Sex Love

(Irvine, Ca) Much has been debated about faith and homosexuality; and both sides have demonized and excluded the other. In a new book, Science, Scripture and Same-Sex Love (Abingdon Press), Michael B. Regele invites readers to join him in his journey of what science and the Bible say about same-sex love using an inclusive approach […]

As Israel’s Settlements Expand, Church Boycotts Grow

November 13, 2014 – United Methodist Kairos Response (UMKR) today announced a global boycott of six product lines produced in illegal Israeli settlements of the West Bank.  These are Ahava cosmetics, Keter plastic products, Royalife linens, Ram Quality toys, SodaStream drink machines and Smart-Fab disposable fabrics.  They are falsely labeled “Made in Israel” and sold […]

Church of God in Christ Statement on Video Airing From 107th Holy Convocation

During the Church of God in Christ (COGIC) 107th Holy Convocation in St. Louis, MO, November 3-11, 2014, many tremendous things occurred that demonstrated the church’s love for community and for the whole man. Through a number of COGIC Cares initiatives, the St. Louis and metro east communities were helped in some of the following […]

Zionism Unsettled: The Conversation Continues

The Israel/Palestine Mission Network of the Presbyterian Church (USA) is pleased to announce that the congregational study document Zionism Unsettled: A Congregational Study Guide (ZU) is now available on our website. For those who wish to continue their study in depth, Zionism and the Quest for Justice in the Holy Land (ZQ), including a forward […]

Pray the rosary with your Sisters

ATLANTA, Nov. 7, 2014 – The Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist received an outpouring of affection from across the globe following the release of their 2013 Billboard chart-topping album, MATER EUCHARISTIAE. The Sisters return with a new offering from their community entitled THE ROSARY: MYSTERIES, MEDITATIONS AND MUSIC, slated to be released […]

Entry period opens for 2015 Wilbur Awards

The Religion Communicators Council (RCC) has begun accepting entries for the 2015 Wilbur Awards. Secular communicators have until Feb. 4 to submit work produced during 2014 for consideration in one of the oldest recognition programs in religion communication. The council has presented Wilbur Awards annually since 1949. They honor excellence by individuals in secular media […]

The Catholic Church and Capital Punishment

Capital Punishment and Roman Catholic Moral Tradition, Second Edition by E. Christian Brugger This second edition of E. Christian Brugger’s classic work Capital Punishment and Roman Catholic Moral Tradition traces the doctrinal path the Church has taken over the centuries to its present position as the world’s largest and most outspoken opponent of capital punishment. […]