The word Easter isn’t in any scripture, but back in the Middle Ages people in the Northern Hemisphere associated this time of year with new life, or spring. Eostre is a goddess in Germanic paganism, and fertile rabbits (or hares) are synonymous with new life.
Each Friday during Lent, Catholics are supposed to give up meat, so many turn to fish. That had Chuck from Clearwater wanting to know: Why is fish not considered meat? According to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, abstinence laws say meat is considered something that comes only from animals that live on land, like chicken, cows, sheep or pigs.
Does this Skiing Jesus offend you?
The motive behind a Buffalo man’s church vandalism spree is more clear – it was Wade Murray’s anger with God.
He’s the last artist of his kind in the country, and his work will grace the walls of a Twin Cities church.
An 80 year-old woman restores a 400 year -old fresco.
The idea of writing a show about Jesus would no doubt make anyone a bit hesitant. But for Jeremiah Gamble, he knew it was a show he needed to write.
The Texas governor, now a Republican presidential candidate, held a prayer rally for tens of thousands, read from the Bible, invoked Christ and broadcast the whole event on the Web.
A couple claims to have a Walmart receipt that shows a picture of Jesus. Brings up the topic that people see God in unique things.