GROVE CITY – Grove City College Dean of the Chapel Rev. Dr. F. Stanley Keehlwetter will retire this spring after 19 years as the campus’ spiritual leader.

GROVE CITY – Grove City College Dean of the Chapel Rev. Dr. F. Stanley Keehlwetter will retire this spring after 19 years as the campus’ spiritual leader.

Pastors used their Sunday pulpits to speak out against President Donald Trump’s reported vulgarity about less affluent nations. Citing everything from scripture and Martin Luther King Jr. to the Gettysburg Address, clergy representing a wide range of Christianity – even people who usually do…

When you pass the peace in a church service on a cruise ship, you don’t shake hands or hug each other. You bump elbows, so that you don’t transmit the Norwalk virus along with your warm welcome.

Katherine Elizabeth Sparn and Stephen David Morfenski of 507 1/2 W. Third St., Oil City, are engaged to be married.

(RNS) — The final days of 2017 were the occasion for various published lists of “the most notable” happenings of the past year. I have read many of those lists, including the ones focusing specifically on religious happenings. But nothing in any of those summaries can match for me an intrigu…

SLIPPERY ROCK –– One of Gospel music’s most popular quartets, The Dixie Melody Boys, will be featured at the Crossroads Baptist Church, 302 Harmony Road in Slippery Rock, at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 31. The quartet will share their unique, four-part harmony.

 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – There's a new last-minute gift option available for home gardeners this year. The Master Gardener Manual, an expansive guide containing a comprehensive inventory of gardening and landscape-management topics, now can be purchased directly through Penn State Extension's…

Hendersonville United Methodist Church on state Route 965 is being renewed. In the past six months they have replaced the sanctuary carpeting, the front porch and steps and just installed a new sign. The congregation is energized and encouraging the community to come and worship.

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At the Lakeview Ministerium/Lakeview Area School District administration annual meeting Oct. 18, topics included: the student-led baccalaureate overseen by the ministerium; the Back Pack Program partnership with area churches and school which  services more than 110 children in kindergarten …

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A federal judge in Wisconsin has struck down as unconstitutional a law that gives clergy tax-free housing allowances, in a ruling that could have far-reaching ramifications for religious leaders who have fought for years to keep the substantial financial benefit.

The Nashville Statement is a recent document addressing contemporary issues of sexuality and affirming traditional Christian views. It has been signed by a significant number of Christian leaders. Unfortunately, as we have come to expect in our polarized society, it has also occasioned the p…

CRESSON, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College, one of 16 US colleges and universities affiliated with the Religious Sisters of Mercy, marks Mercy Week 2017 from Sept. 18 to 22. Mount Aloysius College, founded in 1853, invites the southern Allegheny Mountain community to celebrate the Mercy heritage …

John and Marcia Kaye Schultz, 231 Mohr Road, Carmichaels, Pa., celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in July with family at Seven Springs Mountain Resort.