University of North Carolina archaeologist Jodi Magness and her team discovered “unparalleled” and “revolutionary” mosaics in Israel that uncovered new clues about life in an ancient Galilean Jewish village; many depict biblical scenes.
Vincent Joseph Francis Kopp a physician in private practice and at UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine became ordained as a deacon in the Episcopal Church and hopes to become a priest after time at St. Timothy's in Raleigh, North Carolina.
The U.S. Supreme Court refused Thursday to review a lower court ruling that found Rowan County, NC, commissioners' practice of saying Christian prayers before their public meetings violated the U.S. Constitution.
Christian missionary and pastor Andrew Brunson of the Izmir Resurrection Church is imprisoned in Turkey over charges of ties to terrorist organizations since a coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
A small Baptist church in North Carolina is suing local officials over zoning rules that prohibit worship services as Trump and DOJ officials pledge prosecutors will crack down on religious discrimination.
J.D. Greear, pastor at The Summit Church in Durham, defeated Ken Hemphill, the only other candidate for the SBC presidency, during the Southern Baptist Convention Tuesday and Wednesday, June 12-13, in Dallas.
The Durham Arts Council is opening three historic Durham churches this Friday, June 8, for the 2018 Organ Crawl, featuring a three-course meal with wine, live organ music, and lectures on church architecture and design.
Jewish community members have asked a city advisory board to recognize the hurt caused by a recent Durham City Council statement that mentions Israel in opposing military-style police training with foreign countries.
The Most Rev. Michael Curry’s sermon on the power of love at the royal wedding has resonated with people around the world. Curry spoke with "Today," "Good Morning America" and "The View" Tuesday about preaching at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding.
The failure of clergy to truthfully influence the consciousness of weekly devotees concerning gun rights is a dereliction of our duty as citizens and an abomination to our calling as advocates of peace., says the Rev. Joshua Lawrence Lazard, of Duke University
Bishop Michael Curry, who preached at Prince Harry's wedding to Meghan Markle, was ordained in the North Carolina Diocese, was the first African American to be elected bishop of the Episcopal Church and was the subject of a "Saturday Night Live" sendup with Kenan Thompson on Saturday.
When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle get married, the head of the Episcopal Church, the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry, will deliver the address at the royal wedding in Windsor, England. He served as bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina for 15 years.
Rabbi Larry Bach was recently forced to resign as senior rabbi at Judea Reform Congregation. In a letter to members, congregation leaders say a complaint led to them learning about a March censure and a previous reprimand.