'Brothel found' on monastery premises

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Moscow police have discovered a brothel on the premises of a monastery whose abbot is thought to be President Vladimir Putin's spiritual adviser. Two women were more…

Top Catholic cleric: Be kinder to prisoners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, England and Wales's most senior Roman Catholic cleric, has called for prisoners to be treated with more kindness and respect. The Cardinal questioned more…

Look alive to stay alive, Christians told

by Michael Carl -- For too long, Christians have lived in a bubble, according to Christian Solidarity International-USA President John Eibner. That's why Eibner says he started a seminar series in locations more…

Pope to bishops: Revive Christian faith

by -NO AUTHOR- -- VATICAN CITY (AFP) – Pope Benedict XVI on Sunday called on bishops from around the world to revive the Christian faith among those who have forgotten or abandoned more…

Sabbath Manifesto catches on in business

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CHICAGO (AP) — When was the last time you were alone, and unwired? Really, truly by yourself. Just you and your thoughts — no cellphone, no tablet, no more…

'That's when you lean on Jesus, Dude!'

by Drew Zahn -- A few years ago, I enjoyed reading the autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. Three things stood out to me in this excellent book, which I would recommend to anyone: more…

Could 'Frankenstorm' be a sign from God?

by Drew Zahn -- America's eastern seaboard is in a state of emergency, stocking up on food and battening down the hatches as it anticipates a ferocious weather event some insurance companies more…

AARP facing challenge for influence on seniors

by Michael Carl -- For decades, senior Americans have seen the ads and the promotional announcements telling them there was only one organization with the power and influence to represent their issues more…