Religion

 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints' temple is pictured in Salt Lake City, Utah, Jan. 27, 2015.

Mormon leader ousted; first excommunication of one of its leaders in decades

By Michelle Boorstein, The Washington Post on Aug. 09, 2017, at 7:52 a.m.
The Mormon Church has excommunicated one of its top officials, church officials confirmed Tuesday. It was not immediately clear why.
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Sunday Service

By perham a,msden on Aug. 09, 2017, at 7:25 a.m.
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Public Supper

By Richard Hanson on Aug. 08, 2017, at 4:56 p.m.
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Sunday Worship

By Rev. Tim Hall on Aug. 08, 2017, at 1:58 p.m.

Once seen as possible pope, Italian cardinal Dionigi Tettamanzi dies at 83

By Reuters on Aug. 06, 2017, at 8:56 a.m.
A prolific writer, Tettamanzi helped Pope John Paul draft some of his encyclicals and was seen by some Vatican watchers as a potential candidate to replace the Polish pontiff when he died in 2005.
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Elm Street Congregational Church Public Supper

on Aug. 04, 2017, at 11:16 a.m.
The Rev. David Raymond, pastor of the Parish of the Precious Blood, presides over a prayer service at the Sacred Heart Church in Caribou on Wednesday night, seeking the safe return of missing former priest Clement Thibodeau, 85, who has been missing since July 15. More than 100 gathered at the church to pray and offer their support.

Community prays for missing Caribou priest

on Aug. 03, 2017, at 2:38 p.m.
“Today Lord, we cry out to you on behalf of Father Clem who is missing. We, his family and friends anxiously and patiently await his safe return or just to hear news of his whereabouts.”
New York police officer Larry DePrimo gives a homeless man a pair of boots and socks in Times Square in this November 14, 2012 handout photo courtesy of Jennifer Foster.

Christians are more than twice as likely to blame a person’s poverty on lack of effort

By Julie Zauzmer, Washington Post on Aug. 03, 2017, at 1:03 p.m.
Christians are much more likely than non-Christians to view poverty as the result of individual failings, especially white evangelical Christians.
Community

Sunday Service

By perham a,msden on Aug. 02, 2017, at 7:14 a.m.
Rev. Antony Alexander Maria Doss

Three priests, originally from India, set to join Catholic parishes in Aroostook

on Aug. 01, 2017, at 2:26 p.m.
The priests will be serving churches from Fort Kent to Portage and Madawaska to Mars Hill.
Community

Breakfast buffet at Bucksport church

on Aug. 01, 2017, at 12:57 p.m.
Community

Blueberry Festival Aug. 19 at Holden church needs crafters

on Aug. 01, 2017, at 12:10 p.m.
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Castine – Trinity Episcopal Church

By Brian MacFarland on July 31, 2017, at 6:55 a.m.
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Service of Holy Communion

By Rev. Tim Hall on July 30, 2017, at 1:36 p.m.
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Rabbi Lisa Vinikoor

Beth Israel Congregation welcomes new Rabbi to the Midcoast

on July 26, 2017, at 3:17 p.m.
Community

‘Spirit on the Waterfront’ church event in Bucksport

on July 26, 2017, at 2:56 p.m.
Community

The Cure Conference 2017 slated Aug. 5

on July 26, 2017, at 12:46 p.m.
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Vacation Bible School West Lubec Methodist Church

By brenda norris on July 26, 2017, at 10:59 a.m.
Anti-Sharia protesters at the site of the San Bernardino, California, terrorist attack as part of a nationwide "March Against Sharia" event sponsored by the conservative group Act for America on Saturday, June 10, 2017.

Anti-Muslim discrimination on rise in US, study finds

By Abigail Hauslohner, The Washington Post on July 26, 2017, at 7:18 a.m.
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Sunday Service

By perham a,msden on July 26, 2017, at 7:07 a.m.