Pope brings 'church for the poor' to S. America's poorest with Ecuador, Bolivia, Paraguay trip

...Ecuador, where he has something of a mentor in an elderly priest and where he frequently sent his own seminarians to study...in Buenos Aires. And he'll pray at the site where a Jesuit priest, the Rev. Luis Espinal, was left in 1980 after being detained...

New Balance says military slow to deliver on promise to outfit recruits in US-made sneakers

...Massachusetts-based footwear company, said it's developing a sneaker that eventually could be considered for military use.Matthew Priest, the president of the Foot wear Distributors and Retailers of America, doesn't believe there's anything nefarious going...

Wine Time: Priest Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 and Coachgun 2009, Napa Valley

...would spend more than $25 on one.The Priest Ranch Cab is a good answer to that question...bottled unfiltered.I also tried the Priest Ranch signature 2009 Coachgun blend...some aging.You are more likely to find Priest Ranch wines in a restaurant than in a...

War on Christians defies color, borders

The Rev. Ezzat Bathouche, a Syrian priest, serving the Melkite and Hispanic communities in Chicago, broke the silence by speaking on persecuted Christians to a very large...

Lawsuit alleges more abuse by former Georgia priest

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A former Roman Cath olic priest from Savannah has been accused of sexually assaulting...The diocese "would be better off to have no priest rather than an unholy priest," the Rev. Robert Mattingly wrote to Lessard...

Gene Norris: Church members can be God's most powerful tools

...was he the son of a prophet. He was not assigned the title of priest. He did not earn his living doing what we have recorded in...as God's appointed leaders.The most telling words of the priest, Amaziah, were when he threatened Amos by saying, "Never...

Kirby: California logs most time exercising

...TODAY'S JOKE: Bill Wood, of Hephzibah, shares this one.A priest walked into a barber shop in Washington, D.C. After he got...and there were 12 prayer books and a thank-you note from the priest in front of the door.Later that day, a police officer came...

Russian priest feels closer to God in Antarctica

...Antarctic island.The 38-year-old Russian priest is clad in a loose black robe and a vest...home in Antarctica.A pair of skis the priest uses to explore the island leans against...meet them here and talk to them," the priest says, recalling the time a skua tried...

Episcopalian priest's ordination as Catholic priest helps close gap between churches

...before he was ordained an Episcopalian priest in 1963, the Rev. Lucien Lindsey prayed...day after being ordained an Episcopalian priest, he became a part of the first steps...when he was ordained a Roman Catholic priest.It was a historic moment for the Diocese...

The way Bobby Jones handled his illness speaks of his faith

...his grandfather, Robert Tyre Jones Jr.Bob IV is also a priest and a psychologist. We have a lot in common and a lot to...Robert Tyre Jones Jr. THE REV. JOE BOWDEN IS ASSISTING PRIEST AT CHURCH OF THE HOLY COMFORTER IN MARTINEZ.