Good Question: Why Are Red And Green The Colors Of Christmas?One theory involves the crown of thorns -- the holly -- placed on Jesus' head leading up to the crucifixion.
Catholics Consider Withholding Donations Amid ScandalsCalls to financially boycott the Catholic Church are not new. Five years ago, after sex-abuse scandals rocked the archdiocese in St. Paul, Minnesota, parishioners talked about withholding their donations in protest.
Muslim Candidates Run In Record Numbers But Face BacklashIn Rochester, Minnesota, mayoral candidate Regina Mustafa has notified authorities of at least two instances where anti-Muslim threats were posted on her social media accounts.
Man Claims Restaurant Asked Him To Leave For Wearing CrossAn Indiana man and his pastor are claiming that a local restaurant profiled them and threatened to throw the man out for wearing a cross in public.
Judge Rules Prison Can't Cut Rastafarian Inmate's DreadsThe judge said her ruling applied only to Deon Glenn, and other similar complaints should be analyzed individually.
Bill Passes To Display 'In God We Trust' In Tennessee SchoolsThe measure requires schools to display the motto in a prominent location, either as a plaque, artwork, or in some other form.
Most Americans Says It’s Not Necessary To Believe In God To Be Moral Most Americans now say that it’s not necessary to believe in God to be moral or have good values.
How Eagle Brook Became The Biggest Church In MinnesotaThe number of Minnesotans who say they don't believe in God has tripled in the past decade. But some churches are growing – and one in particular is exploding.
Cross To Return To Belle Plaine Veterans MemorialThe cross removed from a Belle Plaine veterans memorial over concerns it violated the separation of church and state is on its way to being restored.
Watchdog Group Gets Cross Pulled From Belle Plaine Veterans MemorialA cross came down Tuesday from a Belle Plaine veterans memorial following the objections of a national watchdog group focused on the separation of church and state.
Good Question: Why Are Red And Green The Colors Of Christmas?This time of year, we see beautiful decorations in stores, in our homes, on our streets -- and two colors tend to dominate the decor. So, Debb from Hutchinson wants to know: Why are red and green the colors of Christmas? Good Question.
Good Question: What Religions Are We In Minnesota?From the holidays, to political campaigns, to terrorism, we've been talking a lot about religion and faith these days. So, what religions are we in Minnesota? Good Question.
Cult Recovery Center Planned In WisconsinThey often promise peace and salvation, but experts warn of the dangers of cults. It's estimated that there are dozens of cults in Minnesota and Wisconsin, and as many as 5,000 in the country. Now, a new treatment center will offer a place for members to find a way out.
After Suit From Wis., County Will Display Nativity With Bill Of RightsA southeastern Indiana county that was at the center of a legal battle over a Nativity scene on its courthouse lawn will allow a mix of religious and secular displays this holiday season, including a manger holding the Bill of Rights.
Local Interfaith Leaders Denounce ISIS As 'Non-Islam'With Friday's indiscriminate and heartless violence so very raw, Minnesota's faith leaders are speaking with a simple clarity. Religious leaders are quick to point out that the violence that the terror group ISIS engages in has no foundation in the Islamic faith.