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Associated Press
November 21, 2019 - 12:26 pm
Facing thousands of cases of clergy sex abuse, U.S. Catholic leaders addressed their greatest crisis in the modern era with a promised reform: Mandatory review boards. These independent panels with lay people in each diocese would review allegations fairly and kindly. And they would help bishops...
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Sam Masterson
October 24, 2019 - 9:48 am
(KMOX/AP) - The tornado that ripped through Dallas over the weekend destroyed nearly everything in its path, at least one thing managed to make it out unscathed – and now it's providing hope to those who were affected by the disaster. A large cross that used to sit atop the Northway Church in...
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Kevin Killeen
October 01, 2019 - 4:28 pm
Schmitt's office says SNAP's Sunshine Request was rejected because the investigation is ongoing, and no records can be released until an investigation is officially closed.
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September 19, 2019 - 1:02 pm
(KMOX) - The Akron Ohio Alliance Fellowship Church recently had its air conditioning unit stolen. Pastor Gus Brown thought this would be a chance to preach an inspired word to anyone driving by the Akron, Ohio church. On the sign in front of the church, Brown posted, "Whoever stole our AC unit:...
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Associated Press
September 03, 2019 - 8:12 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Catholic school in Tennessee has removed the Harry Potter books from its library after the school's priest decided they could cause a reader to conjure evil spirits. In an email obtained by The Tennessean, the Rev. Dan Reehil of Nashville's St. Edward Catholic School said...
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Carol Daniel
August 19, 2019 - 3:10 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Yolanda Wade spent two decades in the Navy in counter-terrorism, she has a master's in criminal justice with an emphasis in homeland security and now works for Boeing in St. Louis. But when she lived in Denver, she says God moved her to volunteer to examine her church's security...
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March 06, 2019 - 8:43 am
MANCHESTER, Mo (KMOX) - Drive-thru ashing is underway outside a St. Louis County church. It's a chance for people to take about three minutes in their car, get a prayer, and ash cross on their forehead or hand then be on their way. Reverend Jim Peich is outside this morning for Ash Wednedsay, the...
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Bibles, crosses left unburnt in church fire.
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March 06, 2019 - 8:02 am
A raging fire devastated a church in West Virginia, but when crews arrived on the scene, what they found was truly miraculous. Not one bible was burned nor were any of the crosses broken. Firefighters were able to salvage dozens of the books from the rubble. Related: Godfrey fire captain Jake...
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February 27, 2019 - 12:05 pm
LEAWOOD, Kan. (AP) — The pastor of the largest Methodist congregation in the U.S. says he is deeply disappointed by a vote of the church's delegates that rejected easing the faith's ban on same-sex marriage and ordination of LGBT clergy. Senior Pastor Adam Hamilton with the United Church of the...
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Orthodox church. Wall painting with the Holy Trinity - Bujoreni Monastery, Vaslui County, landmark attraction in Romania.
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Fred Bodimer
January 17, 2019 - 11:16 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — A new study finds church pews may be full of teenagers , but finding college students there is a lot tougher. 66 percent of young adults who attended a Protestant church as a teen say they dropped out for at least a year of more between the ages of 18 and 22. "Some of (the...
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