27-year-old Olympic and Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was found guilty of culpable homicide after fatally shooting his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp through a locked bathroom door on a Valentines day of 2013.
Apollo Nida, guilty to federal fraud charges, has failed to report to the authorities at his appointed time at FMC Lexington prison in Kentucky.
The Jacksonville Jaguars will play the Washington Redskins on Sunday as both teams look for their first win of the new season.
Michael Schumacher, the former Formula One champion, has left the University Hospital of Lausanne in Switzerland and is now heading for home to continue his recovery program.
Cynthia Fernandez, a toll collector in New Jersey, quit her job last week not long after she was told by her boss not to say "God bless you" to drivers:
The Atlanta Falcons will travel to the Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio on Sunday to face the Cincinnati Bengals. This Week 2 clash will see only one of these teams maintain their winning start to the season and move to 2-0. For the other they will fall back to 1-1 and have to regroup for Week 3.
During a visit to Italy's largest war memorial, Pope Francis said this weekend that the world's conflicts today, with the kind of crimes, massacres and destruction they involve, could be called a "piecemeal" Third World War.
When you're hurting and no one else seems to understand, God understands. You can bring a burden before the Lord that may seem insignificant to someone else. Whatever weighs on your heart is a concern to Him, and He wants you to talk to Him about it. Show More Summary
Southern Baptist Convention President Ronnie Floyd is urging U.S. pastors to commit more time to prayer so the American church can experience a spiritual awakening.
God has always existed, and He was perfectly fine without man. The Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit were already having a good time together. Everything they do is good and fulfilling, and so they didn't need man in order to be complete. Nevertheless, God chose to create man and, through worship, allow him to get in on the joy.
On the last Sunday before Scotland votes on independence, minister urged Scots from the pulpit to work for reconciliation and avoid recrimination after the referendum.
The Detroit Lions and the Carolina Panthers will play at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina on Sunday in a big Week 2 game between two undefeated teams.
The New England Patriots will play the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday in Week 2 of the NFL 2014 regular season. The Patriots go on the road looking to avoid falling to a season opening record of 0-2, where as the Vikings have the opportunity to claim a home win to move to 2-0.
The New York Giants will host the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday as Week 2 of the 2014 NFL regular season continues. The game will take place at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey and will start at 1 p.m. ET.
At the ordination of priests dedicated to theusus antiquior: Bp. Marc Aillet, June 28, 2014 In the post-Summorum world, the ancient Roman Rite can no longer be considered forbidden, dubious, marginal, or obsolete. It enjoys equal rights...Show More Summary
Minister Eddie Kaufholz, writing for the Christian publication Relevant, just offered some of the silliest relationship advice you'll ever hear this past week, advising reader "Christina" to ignore her parents' suggestion to get a prenup with her fiancé. Show More Summary
As I’ve written before, I get a huge quantity of junk mail from charities begging for money, some of which are religious. (Poor targeting.) Lately, I’ve gotten several of these come-ons in a row, and most of them are either ironic, galling or both. Here’s an example, a solicitation from a group called the Catholic [Read More...]
Blaise Pascal argued that if reason cannot be trusted, it is a better "wager" to believe in God than not to do so. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Like it or not (and I don't like it one bit), it is apparent that those of us who limit ourselves to producing text content are limiting our reach considerably. Show More Summary
The Dallas Cowboys will play the Tennessee Titans on Sunday in a vital game in Week 2 of the NFL 2014 regular season. The Cowboys suffered a bad loss in Week 1 and will see this as an almost must-win game already.