A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
Current Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory and current Omaha Archbishop George Lucas are being named as possible successors.
A local clergy abuse survivor says the Pope needs to name names, now that he’s told reporters the Vatican is investigating three Bishops for their role in child abuse crimes or coverups.
A local constitutional scholar says that it is not a constitutional problem to say prayers before public meetings.
Pope John Paul II, along with Pope John XXIII, will be canonized at the Vatican on Sunday.
During Sunday’s ceremonies at the Vatican, Popes John Paul II and John XXIII will officially be declared saints.
Missouri has executed one death row inmate each month since November—including William Rousan this week.
A high school student claims that her teacher yelled at her for carrying a Bible at school.
Local Jazz musicians like the Kingdom Brothers, Beth Tuttle and Matthew Lesch will perform inside the Episcopal Cathedral next to the Central Library at 7:00 p.m.
Members of three religious denominations say they are setting aside their differences to work together in Springfield and across the state.