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Oklahomans to travel to Guatemala to mark 35th anniversary of slain priest's death
A contingent from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Oklahoma City and the Diocese of Little Rock are making a pilgrimage to Guatemala to mark the 35th anniversary of the Rev. Stanley Rother, an Oklahoma City archdiocesan priest who was killed there in 1981. Read More
Orthodox Jewish beatboxers compete on 'America's Got Talent'
Ilan Swartz-Brownstein and Joshua Shlomo Mendel Leviton surprised judges with their skills. Read More
Pastor launches 'Doubters Club' to challenge atheists, skeptics and others with biblical debate
A Colorado pastor has launched a "Doubters Club" — a gathering that includes atheists, agnostics and those unsure about what they think about spirituality. Read More
Will this key line in Melania Trump's GOP Convention speech help put minority faiths at ease?
There were some brief lines within Melania Trump's speech that likely piqued the interest of people who have been worried or frustrated over some of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's past immigration rhetoric. Read More
Oklahoma City-area churches reach out to students heading back to school
Several Oklahoma city-area churches are piling up backpacks, paper and crayons in preparation for back-to-school events that will include activities such as handing out school supplies. Read More
Animals visit Edmond vacation Bible school
Edmond's New Hope Church of Christ held a vacation Bible school called "Noah: Don't Miss the Boat." A variety of animals visited the Bible school. Read More
Oklahoma City-area vacation Bible school listings for July 23
Oklahoma City-area vacation Bible school listings for July 23. Read More
Oklahoma religion briefs for July 23
Oklahoma religion briefs for July 23 Read More
Bible lesson for The Oklahoman for July 23
L.G. Parkhurst's Bible lesson for The Oklahoman for July 23. Read More
Pokemon Go or No? Oklahoma churches respond to handle smartphone game sending people their way
These days, there's an influx of people making their way to the statue of the biblical patriarch on the grounds of First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Edmond. They could be art connoisseurs, but many of them are simply playing "Pokemon Go." The Edmond church is one of many in Oklahoma that have found... Read More
'Fiddler on the Roof' cast performs wedding scene, songs at Oklahoma City Jewish temple
Guests at an Oklahoma City Jewish temple were transported back to the beginning of the 20th century as they watched the recent wedding of "Fiddler on the Roof's Tzeitel and Motel under the chuppah. Read More
Creator of life-size replica of Noah's ark reveals why he built the massive biblical structure — and what he hopes it accomplishes
The Ark Encounter includes a massive replica of Noah's ark as recounted in the Book of Genesis — a structure that is 510 feet long, 85 feet wide and 51 feet tall, sitting on land nestled between Cincinnati, Ohio, and Lexington, Kentucky. Read More
Church's bold move to help the homeless has big impact on the government, report finds
What is the true worth of a church? Sure, there's the intrinsic value that a worship community brings to parishioners, but what about the more definitive programs and financial benefits that churches bring to their communities? Read More
Actress and producer behind 'Ben-Hur' has a message amid 'violence and fear' in America
With the release of their new film "Ben-Hur" quickly approaching, producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey teamed up with Christian band For King & Country to produce a new music video that they hope will send a powerful message. Read More
Christian teacher who was fired for not divorcing her husband wins wrongful termination battle. Here are the bizarre details
A British teacher has won a court battle after being fired for refusing to separate from her husband following his arrest and detainment for secretly recording young boys — a bizarre case that concluded in May, but is attracting renewed attention. Read More
70,000 Muslim clerics just issued a fatwa against terrorism
Nearly 70,000 Indian Muslim clerics have signed a fatwa against Isis and other terror groups saying they were "not Islamic organisations". Around 1.5 million Muslims visiting a shrine dedicated to a Sufi Islamic saint near the city of Ajmer in north western state of Rajasthan during the Urs... Read More
Study reveals another unexpected health benefit of attending church
Weekly attendance at worship services was shown to reduce the risk of suicide in a new study. Read More
Pastor says 2016 presidential election is 'pulling at the very soul of our nation'
A well-known megachurch pastor is catching attention for a recent sermon during which he said that the current election cycle is “pulling at the very soul of our nation,” and urged voters to put the Supreme Court at the forefront of concern. Read More
87-year-old man does something incredible to connect with his Alzheimer's-aflicted wife
As the old adage says: You're never too old to learn something new. That's a concept that 87-year-old Jerry LeSeige is proving more than true after he recently picked up a woodworking hobby and decided to build a detailed miniature cathedral. Read More
'Sin makes you stupid': Pastor's revelation and warning about how secret sin nearly destroyed his life
A pastor who published a blog post on Relevant this week laying out the dire reasons why secret sins are destructive opened his piece with a stunning admission: "I resigned last week after admitting to secret struggles..." Read More

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Oklahoma Episcopal leader takes Western North Carolina bishop's post

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