Some Parents Alarmed By Prayer And Religion At Queens Soccer CampSome parents said a no-cost soccer camp in Queens has a catch – lessons about God are slipped in as part of the program.
Christians Mark Good Friday With Services, 'Way Of The Cross' Procession In BrooklynChristians around the world and across the Tri-State area are marking Good Friday by commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
Newark Archbishop Appoints New Deputy In Wake Of Abuse CaseThe archbishop of Newark has appointed a new top deputy to replace the administrator who stepped down last month in the wake of a scandal involving a former priest.
Places Of Worship Spring Into Action To Join The Post-Sandy Relief EffortDuring times of hardship many people look to places of worship for comfort and support, but in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy those places have taken action and played a role in the relief effort.
Two Religious Groups Launching Campaigns Against Anti-Jihad AdsLast month, following a court order, a controversial ad went up on the subway, saying, "In any war between the civilized man and the savage support the civilized man. Support Israel. Defeat Jihad.”
'Islamorealism' Ads Coming Down In Westchester Metro-North Train StationsAn MTA spokesman said most of the ads have been taken down, saying that they had run their course. But opponents of the ads said the damage has already been done.
Christie: No Time Wasted In Israel; Arab Group: Trip Was 'One-Sided'The first-term Republican says his first foreign trip was designed to tout business and trade opportunities in New Jersey for Israelis. It also helped him get a better grasp of the unique security challenges facing the volatile region
New Jersey Pastor Praying For Tim TebowPastor Terry Smith of the Life Christian Church in West Orange has extended an invitation to the brand new New York Jets quarterback.
Dolan Becomes Cardinal Saturday, But Is Pope In The Future?New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan will be elevated to Cardinal in Vatican City this Saturday. As Cardinal, that would make him eligible to elected Pope.
Priest Walks From Peekskill Church To St. Patrick's Cathedral For His SchoolFather John Higgins is a priest on a pilgrimage, a holy man hiking to help the children of Peekskill.
School Board To Cover Religious Symbols At N.J. High School GraduationThe Neptune Township graduation will take place at the Ocean Grove Great Auditorium, but the school board has agreed to cover religious symbols and students and guests will enter through side and back doors to avoid a 20-foot cross on the building in the religious enclave.
Christians Reflect On Good Friday In Anticipation Of Easter's Hope And Joy There was a sense of moving from the darkness of Good Friday to the light of Easter morning during a three hour service inside Saint Patrick's Cathedral.