It had been more than seven years since Lakewood Church, led by Joel and Victoria Osteen, lost more than $600,000 in a burglary reported by the church. Now, a plumber has found what's believed to be hundreds of thousands of dollars stashed away while working on a toilet.

A quarter of White evangelicals say they definitely won't get vaccinated, down from over 50 percent earlier this year.

The biggest enrollment jump is in pastoral care and counseling.

  • Rabia Gursoy
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Lamb started Daystar, he second-largest Christian TV network in the world, in 1997. Opposing vaccines was a central Daystar focus.

After suffering abuse as a child, Phil Saviano became an advocate for survivors of sexual abuse by priests; his role was highlighted in the Oscar-winning film "Spotlight."

Hanukkah falls really early this year -- starting in November -- which sets it apart from Christmas, accentuating the theme of the holiday: Difference.

Many white nationalists portray Jews as infiltrators, global elites or puppet masters secretly controlling the strings of power.

  • Yonat Shimron
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Manchin has shown little interest in appeasing the Poor People’s Campaign and other liberal-leaning faith groups,

  • Jack Jenkins
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The Reawaken America tour began in Tulsa in the spring of 2021 and ends in mid-January in Phoenix.

  • Bob Smietana
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Ordained in the Baptist church, he approached his ministry with an ecumenical vision and used his pulpit for decades in pursuit of racial and social justice.

The statement was launched as a way to call out President Biden over his support of abortion rights, but it became a general restating of the sacrament’s centrality after public outcry.

In an effort to bring spiritual focus to their first in-person meeting in two years, the bishops participated in around-the-clock prayer before the Eucharist, taking turns through the night.

It’s not expected to mention abortion or President Biden, who some bishops feel should be denied the sacrament because he supports abortion rights.

  • Bob Smietana
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Youngkin’s focus on critical race theory and public education resonated with White evangelicals.

Rabbi Grollman wrote more than two dozen books on the topic of grief and loss and served as a source of comfort when solace seemed in short supply.

Archbishop José H. Gomez is the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

  • Jack Jenkins
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Kate Bowler’s new memoir, along with her popular podcast, “Everything Happens,” have ushered her into a growing role as a public intellectual. Her work, is directed at a wide audience that includes those in caring professions, those who have suffered loss and others interested in making sense of their lives.

  • Yonat Shimron
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The document can be changed later this month when bishops meet to debate a document aimed at reviving Communion

George Washington University Dean of Students Cissy Petty tweeted that the apparent incident at Tau Kappa Epsilon "has frightened and hurt many in our community"

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Netflix’s ‘Midnight Mass’ joins a long line of horror that plays with Catholic beliefs

  • Regina Hansen | Religion News Service
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Advent, race and the intimacy of Incarnation

  • Robert P. Jones | Religion News Service
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Pope Francis is asking the US bishops to listen to the people. Will they?

  • Phyllis Zagano | Religion News Service
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After last year’s COVID closures, pilgrimages resume to honor Virgin of Guadalupe

  • Alejandra Molina | Religion News Service
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Atheists find community on YouTube — and in person

  • Nidhi Upadhyaya | Religion News Service
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