Politics & Society News
Yonat Shimron - Religion News ServiceNovember 09, 2017
In what is becoming a grim American ritual, mass shooting sites from Sandy Hook to Columbine have been demolished and then rebuilt.
Politics & Society Dispatches
Yonat Shimron - Religion News ServiceNovember 06, 2017
A new report shows a continued rise in anti-Semitic incidents across the U.S. in the first nine months of 2017.
Abdullah Antepli outside the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center. RNS photo by Yonat Shimron
Politics & Society News
Yonat Shimron - Religion News ServiceOctober 06, 2017
Imam Abdullah Antepli gave the opening prayer in the House of Representatives and delivered a plea for celebrating differences.
Faith News
Yonat Shimron - Religion News ServiceAugust 16, 2017
To say that Hispanics in the diocese take pride in their newly appointed bishop is an understatement.
Politics & Society News
Yonat Shimron - Religion News ServiceAugust 04, 2017
Yonat Shimron interviews Arthur Caplan, the founding head of the Division of Bioethics at New York University, about the ramifications of a recent breakthrough in embryonic gene editing.
A chaplain prays with a nurse in a scene from the documentary “Your Health: A Sacred Matter,” which airs on several PBS stations Friday and Saturday July 7 and 8. Photo courtesy of Auteur Productions
Faith News
Yonat Shimron - Religion News ServiceJuly 07, 2017
Researchers from Vanderbilt University found that middle-aged adults who attended religious services at least once in the past year were half as likely to die prematurely as those who didn’t.
Politics & Society News
Yonat Shimron - Religion News ServiceNovember 18, 2016
In the wake of the elections, there’s been an “outpouring of inquiries and support” from congregations across the country that want to sign on as sanctuary sites.