• Archbishop concerned as primaries head to New Mexico

    Archbishop concerned as primaries head to New Mexico

    • May 4, 2016

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester has joined other religious leaders in voicing concerns about the political rhetoric surrounding immigration as the presidential primary campaign heads to New Mexico. Without mentioning any candidate by name, Wester said Monday that candidates who blame immigrants for the nation’s problems

  • Bill would force faith-based colleges to reveal LGBT exemptions

    Bill would force faith-based colleges to reveal LGBT exemptions

    • May 2, 2016

    BOSTON — Massachusetts Congresswoman Katherine Clark is pushing legislation she says will help members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community make more informed decisions about college. Clark’s bill would require the U.S. Department of Education to insist that colleges and universities that apply for or receive exemptions from

  • Orthodox Christians across the world celebrate Easter

    Orthodox Christians across the world celebrate Easter

    • May 1, 2016

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — With “Holy Fire,” fireworks and solemn Masses, Orthodox Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday, commemorating the day followers believe that Jesus was resurrected more than 2,000 years ago. Roman Catholics and Protestants marked Easter in March, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. Eastern Orthodox