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Jan 17,2007 at 12:10 PM EST
PHOENIX, AZ -- A Catholic priest who clashed with Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted over gay issues and other matters has left the priesthood after taking a yearlong leave of absence.
Apr 22,2007 at 10:11 AM EST
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- At next week's gospel music Dove Awards ceremony in Nashville, one of the presenters will be Brenda Lee, whose song "I'm Sorry" was a number-one hit back in 1960.
Jun 3,2010 at 12:38 AM EST
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Former megachurch pastor Ted Haggard said Wednesday that he will launch a new church from his Colorado Springs home, 3 1/2 years after he resigned from his ministry amid an embarrassing and devastating sex scandal.
Apr 6,2010 at 4:00 AM EST
ZURICH, SWITZERLAND (AP) -- Iran's girls' soccer team was thrown out of the Youth Olympics because FIFA rules prevent players from wearing an Islamic headscarf.
Dec 8,2008 at 3:23 AM EST
BLAIRSVILLE, PA (AP) -- A tiny western Pennsylvania church is stunned by the largesse of a frugal farmer who left the congregation more than $2 million when he died.
May 11,2009 at 4:22 AM EST
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL (AP) -- Pope Benedict XVI called for the establishment of an independent Palestinian homeland immediately after he arrived in Israel Monday, a stance that could put him at odds with his hosts on a trip aimed at easing strains...
Apr 11,2009 at 1:27 PM EST
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Benedict XVI carried a tall, lit candle symbolizing Christian hope into a dramatically darkened St. Peter's Basilica packed with faithful Saturday night in the traditional start of the Vatican's vigil Mass on the eve of Easter.
Jan 9,2009 at 6:46 PM EST
Speaking out two years after being embroiled in a gay sex scandal, former evangelical pastor Ted Haggard said Friday his sexual identity is complex and can't be put into "stereotypical boxes," but that his relationship with his wife is stronger than ever.
Jan 8,2009 at 2:44 PM EST
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Episcopal Church in Pittsburgh is suing its breakaway parishes to recover $20 million in assets it believes were wrongfully taken when the conservative branches split from the liberal diocese in October.
Jan 7,2009 at 12:45 PM EST
MARION, Ind. (AP) -- An Indiana prosecutor says a former church official is charged with stealing more than $276,000 from church accounts and using some of the money to pay for a vasectomy.
Jan 7,2009 at 12:36 PM EST

DUBLIN, Ireland (AP) -- The Irish government ordered a new investigation Wednesday into how a Roman Catholic bishop mishandled complaints against sexually abusive priests in his diocese.
Jan 6,2009 at 3:36 PM EST
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Police on Tuesday cleared out two New Orleans Catholic churches occupied by former parishioners opposed to the archdiocese's decision to close them, breaking down a door at one.
Jan 5,2009 at 11:50 AM EST
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The state's high court has prohibited three Southern California parishes who left the U.S. Episcopal Church over its ordination of gay ministers from retaining ownership of their church buildings and property.
Dec 8,2008 at 3:31 AM EST
DANIELSVILLE, GA (AP) -- A former deputy clerk in Madison County has been charged with theft for stealing $80,000 in county funds.
Dec 8,2008 at 3:28 AM EST
OLYMPIA, WA (AP) -- Hundreds of people have rallied at Washington's state Capitol to protest a holiday display that disparages religion and says there is no God.