Your beauty will be displayed in how you treat others. The look in your eyes, a hello, an offer to help with the door.
Since 1983, the Journal Star has asked local human services agencies to share stories of real people with real needs as part of its Thanks for Giving project — and readers have stepped up every year.
We should thank God for his blessings not only on Thanksgiving, but every single day.
The Lord gave us voices and music so that we could express our joy.
When a friend asks for your presence, go.
I am so thankful that I am not of this world, but rather a Kingdom that has overcome this world.
During the pandemic, the Rev. Allan Phan of Sacred Heart Church in Crete began speaking to his parishioners through his "Devotions with Daisy" blog on Facebook.
College can be a time to interact with people with different worldviews, but meaningful exchanges often require intent.
"The last thing his mom said to him when he left Cuba was 'Take care of your little brother.'" Within 30 minutes of arriving in Miami, the two were separated.
Buddhists believe that bodhisattvas reside in heavenly realms but can also appear on Earth disguised as humans, animals or other types of beings.
Many religions value forgiveness, but the details of their teachings differ. A psychologist of religion explains how Christian and Jewish attitudes compare.
When Debra McKnight showed up to a Planned Parenthood rally last October wearing a pastor collar, people thought she was wearing a Halloween costume. She wasn't.
Best Universities compiled a list of 10 gorgeous college libraries from across the country that may make students want to study.
Starting Sunday at sundown there are days full of prayer, reflection, and celebration.
Paul Margand served Lincoln from 1985 to 1997; Jean-Pierre Pilon from 2002-2004.
Stacker compiled a list of 15 global Jewish holiday recipes and their histories from Allrecipes.com, news reports, Jewish historical sites, and Jewish recipe developers.
Jehovah's Witnesses have restarted their door-to-door ministry after more than two and a half years on hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Some are criticizing the Archdiocese of Omaha's new gender-identity policies for Catholic schools as closed-minded. Others see the policy, intended to comply with church teachings, as a no-brainer.
Imagine. What would it look like if we breathed in Jesus’ words of life? Now imagine what the world would look like if we breathed out his words of life?
The attack on Salman Rushdie promptly led to speculation on whether the attacker had been influenced by the 1989 fatwa against the author. A scholar explains what a fatwa is — and isn’t.
When "The Satanic Verses” was published, it almost immediately set off angry demonstrations. What was — and still is — behind this outrage?
The full goal of the Christian life is bigger than only a someday place and destination.
‘Do not think that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but to fulfill.” These are Jesus Christ’s words, quoted in the Gospel of Matthew.
A Mormon church "help line" was created to report and stop sexual abuse. Instead, the system may bury accusations against some members, allowing abuse to persist.
MJ was a tiny, black-haired girl, just five years old, when her father admitted to his bishop that he was sexually abusing her and recording the assaults on video. The father worked for the U.S. Border Patrol and was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was in coun…
Buddhist monks in Nepal have banned TikTok video creators from using sacred sites as a stage for their videos. The monks introduced the ban due to the content creators being too loud at places of pilgrimage.
As late as 1970, only about 5% of Americans chose to be cremated. In 2020, more than 56% Americans opted for it.
The fundamental issue at stake in abortion debates is personhood, which is viewed differently around the world, an anthropologist writes.