MANILA — Elaborately dressed cats and dogs and even a palm-sized sugar glider were among the animals blessed outside a Philippine mall on Sunday in celebration of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals and World Animal day.
An Air Force veteran from the greater Manchester area has added her name as a plaintiff to a federal lawsuit that seeks the removal of a Bible from a display honoring POWs at the Manchester VA Medical Center.
MANCHESTER — Ahead of a hearing later this week on a motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed over a former POW’s Bible being featured in a lobby display at the Manchester VA hospital, the group behind the complaint is using a Queen City billboard to ask the Bible be removed.
MANCHESTER — “Outstanding N.H. Women Leaders: Purposeful Faith — Pivotal Moments” is the topic of a program planned by Interfaith Women of NH at 6:45 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, at Brookside Congregational Church, 2013 Elm St.
ISTANBUL -- Turkey's first modern beer factory could face demolition after being transferred to the country's highest religious authority, which plans to build a mosque and a car park in its place, architects and engineers say.
GORHAM – With benedictions and holy water, Bishop Peter A. Libasci on Tuesday celebrated the opening of Salve Regina Academy, the second Catholic school to begin operating in the North Country since 2018.
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis arrived late for his weekly address in St. Peter's Square on Sunday, explaining that he had been stuck in an elevator in the Vatican for 25 minutes and had to be freed by firefighters.
Domestic terrorist attacks against houses of worship from Pittsburgh to San Francisco have caused ripples of hate aimed at New Hampshire synagogues, mosques and churches, clergy told Sen. Maggie Hassan during a panel discussion.
VATICAN CITY - Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with Pope Francis on Thursday, a day before Ukraine's Catholic leaders meet at the Vatican to discuss the crisis in their country, and amid speculation that the visit could be a prelude to the first trip by a pope to Russia.