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Maine Ranks Low In Weekly Church Attendance
The annual Gallup 'State of the States' series which reveals state-by-state differences on political, economic, religion and well-being measures, showed that Maine residents are near the bottom of the list concerning weekly church attendance.
Pastor Falls Over in Coffin Preaching About Death
Pastor Tom McCracken of the Community Church in Salem, Virginia, was delivering a sermon to show everyone dies. He even went as far as to put a coffin on the pulpit to illustrate no one should fear death. He said, "It’s only through the casket we can experience the healing w…
Small Vial of Blood Belonging to the Late Pope John Paul ll Stolen
At the small Church of San Pietro della Lenca in Italy, a vial of blood from Pope John Paul II was stolen recently. The break-in was discovered by a custodian this past Sunday and a region wide manhunt is underway. The thieves also stole a large crucifix along with the gold reliquary containing the …