Congressman passes out 534 Bibles on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON -- Republican Rep. Steven Palazzo of Mississippi has found a way to inject new meaning into constituent service -- by agreeing to distribute Bibles to his colleagues in Congress, all 534 of them.

Palazzo's staff and student interns ...

Thai Muslim mosque in Azusa is a work of faith

LOS ANGELES -- It is near midnight. The Ramadan prayers have just been said, the congregants have paid respect to Allah and headed home. Only the gray-haired imam and his wife remain at the little house of faith they have devoted their lives to.

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Celebrating 40 years of Episcopal women priests

On a recent Saturday at North Philadelphia, Pa.'s, landmark Episcopal Church of the Advocate, worshipper gathered in a jubilant, crowded service to mark the 40th anniversary of the ordination of women as priests. It is not too fanciful to imagine ...