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Prayer gathering draws 1,250 to downtown Oklahoma City
Being truly wealthy has nothing to do with money and everything to do with a living God, a Florida businessman told an audience of 1,250 at the 31st annual Metro Prayer Breakfast, one of Oklahoma City’s most popular prayer gatherings held Tuesday in downtown Oklahoma City. Read More
Tulsa's Guts Church settles lawsuit with family of boxer who died after bout
A Tulsa church's owners have settled a civil lawsuit filed by the family of a man who died in the wake of a boxing event at the church, a lawyer confirmed Tuesday. The family of George Clinkscale III, a former TU linebacker, alleged negligence in a lawsuit against the church following the boxing event that... Read More
Does the Bible predict the 'blood moon'?
Are the End Times finally at hand? Some Christians are proclaiming that the appearance of a rare series of celestial events consisting of four total lunar eclipses, or blood moons, over the next two years fulfills a biblical prophecy. People cite Acts 2:20 in connection to this: “And I will show wonders in Heaven... Read More
Waiting to wed: Same-sex couples in Oklahoma discuss importance of right to marry
Many gay Oklahoma couples are more optimistic than ever that they'll soon wed after a federal judge in Tulsa in January struck down Oklahoma’s ban on same-sex marriage as unconstitutional. Read More
Oklahoman sends Passover in a box to a Jewish Marine serving in Afghanistan
Oklahoman Sherri Jackson reaches across the boundaries of faith traditions to send a care package of Passover foods and gifts to a Jewish Marine serving in Afghanistan. Read More
Having the heart to forgive
Kathy Sanders, grandmother of two of the youngest victims of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing, discusses the theme of forgiveness in her new memoir “Now You See Me.” Read More
Oklahoma religion news in brief
Oklahoma religion briefs for April 12. Read More
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Beeping eggs signal hunting time for blind children in Oklahoma City
New Hope United Methodist Church is planning an Easter egg hunt for blind children April 19 in Oklahoma City. Read More
Oklahoma City churches plan Land Run anniversary events
Several Oklahoma City area churches are planning events to celebrate their 125th anniversaries. Read More
Church prepares to honor music director
Members of Southern Hills United Methodist Church will celebrate the retirement of their longtime choir director at 6 p.m. Sunday at the church, 8200 S Pennsylvania. Read More
Oklahoma City-area churches plan holiday egg hunts, other Easter-themed activities
Numerous churches, including Victory Church, are planning Easter egg hunts in the Oklahoma City metro area. Read More
Q&A with Islamic studies scholar John L. Esposito
Islamic studies scholar John L. Esposito, a recent keynote speaker for an Oklahoma City event, discusses his career and interest in Islamic studies.. Read More
Anglican Church discusses ways to counter violence in Midwest City conference
The Most Rev. Justin Welby, archbishop of Canterbury, spoke Thursday to 220 people gathered in the metro for a national conference on countering violence. Welby, spiritual leader for the worldwide Anglican Communion, gave the keynote speech Thursday at the “Reclaiming the Gospel for Peace” conference hosted by... Read More
Oklahoma news briefs for April 11, 2014
Oklahoma news briefs for April 11, 2014 Read More
Jason Crabb concert planned at Oklahoma City church
Gospel recording artist Jason Crabb will perform in concert at 7 p.m. Thursday at Faith Church, 800 S Portland Ave. The concert, part of Crabb’s “Love is Stronger” tour, is presented by Muse Concerts and sponsored by Feed The Children. Read More
Watch it: Episcopalians to meet for peace gathering
Today,  the Episcopal Church USA and the Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma said that four plenary sessions at the denomination’s “Reclaiming the Gospel of Peace: An Episcopal Gathering to Challenge the Epidemic of Violence” conference will be available for live stream viewing. Read More
Second attack at church is reported in east Tulsa
The Tulsa police investigation into a female church employee attacked nearly a week ago has not turned up a suspect, Sex Crimes Division Sgt. Mark Mears said. But it did turn up a similar case that occurred nearby in late March. Mears said the department has received a few Crime Stoppers tips since police... Read More
Mormon women, seeking wider role, denied entrance to all-male priesthood meeting
Hundreds of Mormon women who want ecclesiastical equality were denied admittance to a male-only session of their faith's spring conference on Saturday, in their bid to promote the ordination of women into the lay priesthood, according to Reuters. Adorned in purple, members of Ordain Women marched through a hailstorm... Read More
Catholic schools in U.S. court China’s youth
WAYNE, N.J. — When she arrived at DePaul Catholic High School to join the class of 2014, Di Wang hardly lacked for international experience, reports the New York Times. The daughter of a Chinese petroleum executive from Shaanxi, she had attended an elite summer camp in Japan. She knew firsthand the pleasures of... Read More

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