Public Health

Tonight’s Climate Town Hall: Crisis Demands Tough Questions, Honest Answers

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 Tonight’s town hall is a forum for 10 Democratic presidential candidates to address the climate crisis. The crisis demands substantive...

Muslim refugee teen previously blocked from US arrives on Harvard campus

BOSTON (RNS) — Ismail Ajjawi, a 17-year-old Palestinian Muslim refugee, is back in Massachusetts after being blocked from entering the U.S., just in...

Pope Francis to address conflict, climate in Africa in three-country visit

VATICAN CITY (RNS) — Pope Francis begins a weeklong trip to Africa on Wednesday (Sept. 4), with stops in Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius...

How can you engage more fully with the Word of God?

New book by prolific author has you casting out into the deep and exploring the Gospel of John like never before  SAN FRANCISCO —...

Doctrine of Christ – Religion News Service

God’s independent invitation to the human race The press release, “The independent Book of Mormon,” released August 05 2019 is an invitation to all...

Pope Francis pushes his climate theology

Thirty years ago, Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople put September 1 on the Orthodox calendar as the World Day of Prayer for the Care...

Pope Francis firms up his legacy with appointment of new cardinals

(RNS) — After six years as pope, Francis continues to remake the College of Cardinals in his own image, increasing the likelihood that...

It’s time to reclaim the pro-worker history of Catholic social teaching

A labor union demonstration in Union Square, New York City, in 1914. Photo courtesy of LOC/Creative Commons (RNS) — This Labor Day, presidential candidates...

At first Muslim presidential forum, Sanders reaps adoration of ISNA attendees

(RNS) – The Islamic Society of North America convention attracted some major names to its annual convention in Houston this year, including comedian...

Introducing RNS’ new national reporter, Alejandra Molina

A new national reporter, Alejandra Molina, is joining the newsroom at RNS. Molina will be reporting on Latinx religion in the U.S. and...