President Donald Trump departs after announcing his decision that the United States will withdraw from the landmark Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., on June 1, 2017. Photo courtesy of Reuters/Kevin Lamarque
Politics & Society News
David Gibson - Religion News ServiceJune 09, 2017
The controversial move earlier this month was also another indicator of the sharp contrast between conservative Christians and the rest of the American religious scene
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Faith News
David Gibson - Religion News ServiceJune 01, 2017
“For many years if anyone from General Electric would see Sister Pat on the streets of New York they would cross the street to avoid her,” the GE executive recalled. “Today, I knew she was going to be here and I looked for her at breakfast.”
Politics & Society News
David Gibson - Religion News ServiceFebruary 06, 2017
Barbara Blaine said her decision to leave the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests had nothing to do with the legal action.
Politics & Society Dispatches
David Gibson - Religion News ServiceOctober 19, 2016
"You can accomplish a lot more by inviting folks of different political loyalties to an uplifting evening, rather than in closing the door to them."
Politics & Society In All Things
David Gibson - Religion News ServiceOctober 19, 2016
U.S. voters—especially evangelicals—appear to have vanquished their inner Puritan and are now far more accepting of sinning politicians.
Nothing to worry about here. A shame free Mass in Brooklyn in 2008.
Faith In All Things
David Gibson - Religion News ServiceOctober 05, 2016
Diehard traditionalists say the stakes are too high and they don’t feel they have a choice.
Pope Benedict XVI greets the crowd during "Many Hearts for the pope, messenger of peace" meeting at the Vatican on June 28, 2004. Photo courtesy of REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi
In All Things
David Gibson - Religion News ServiceSeptember 13, 2016
Joseph Ratzinger “fell in love … in a very serious way” as a student and struggled “very much” with the idea of taking a vow of celibacy.
In All Things
David Gibson - Religion News ServiceMay 23, 2016
The bishop of Brooklyn is defending immigrants in a powerful essay that—without mentioning names—seems to take direct aim at Donald Trump.
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David Gibson - Religion News ServiceMay 19, 2016
“Obviously we do want to be a voice for pro-life, family friendly kinds of policies."
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David Gibson - Religion News ServiceMay 12, 2016
Pope Francis agreed a women's diaconate should be given more careful consideration, telling hundreds of nuns from around the world that he himself always wondered about the role of deaconesses in the early church.