A New York Times columnist is wondering: Where is the love?
Sons of Norway Edvard Grieg Lodge will hold a Christmas program with a Santa Lucia procession next week.
St. Luke's in La Crescenta is hosting an annual holiday craft event this weekend.
Two schools have decided to pull out of a charity toy drive after being challenged by the American Humanist Assn. over separation of church and state issues.
Last week, St Bede's hosted author and blogger Lisa Hendey.
St. Bede the Venerable Roman Catholic Church has announced a new program for students who have served the community.
The La Cañada United Methodist Church will celebrate the beginning of the Advent season this Sunday.
Hanukkah, the eight-day Jewish holiday, began on Wednesday night.
The La Cañada Presbyterian Church will ring in the holiday season next week.
Q: Thanksgiving is around the corner. What's happened over the past year that you're grateful for?
The Valley Sun’s In Theory question of the week, posed to area religious leaders as well as to local atheists, is: Thanksgiving is around the corner. What’s happened over the past year that you’re grateful for?
The La Cañada United Methodist Church will provide a Thanksgiving meal for residents following the regular Sunday morning service.
Pope Francis has received praise from all quarters for pausing to hold a severely disfigured man. While receiving an audience in St. Peter's Square, Francis spent several minutes comforting and praying with the unnamed person, who sufferers from neurofibromatosis, a condition that causes tumors to...
La Cañada United Methodist Church will celebrate Laity Sunday on Nov. 17.
La Cañada Presbyterian Church will host a blood drive on Sunday, Nov. 17.
UC Irvine students have been trying a relatively new thing called “speed faithing.” The idea, much like speed dating, is to get as much information across to another person in a set amount of time, and hopefully make an impact.
A Burbank couple will speak about parenting and raising a family at La Cañada Presbyterian Church later this month.
The In Theory question-and-answer section will no longer appear in the pages of the Valley Sun, but will continue to appear on the newspaper’s website at lacanadaonline.com/opinion/religion. The question posed to our panel this...
The Pentagon has appointed an envoy tasked with shutting down the prison at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. The prison, which holds terror suspects including those involved in planning the 9/11 attacks, currently holds 164 detainees.
Members of the Italian Catholic Federation of St. Bede the Venerable Roman Catholic Church promoted the group at the Parish Ministry Faire.
Nineteen students from La Cañada Flintridge traveled to Tutwiler, Miss. to build a house for Habitat for Humanity.
La Cañada Methodist Church is supporting the Tujunga United Methodist’s Holiday Boutique on Saturday.
The argument between believers and atheists has found a new and very public forum in recent years — billboards.
Department of Homeland Security agent Tim Ballard will speak at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in La Crescenta on Sunday, Oct. 27 at 6 p.m. about the dangers of the Internet.
The La Cañada United Methodist Church will hold its usual service on Sunday morning.
In their quest for donations during tough economic times, many churches are turning to business consultants who specialize in helping religious institutions. For example, Eagle Brook Church in St. Paul, Minn. used Dallas company RSI Stewardship, which aided the church in raising almost $25 million...
Marriage and family therapist Richard Lyon will speak about parenting at the La Cañada Presbyterian Church on Sunday, Oct. 20.
Persecution affects some 600 million Christians annually, according to a study by the Hudson Institute, and the Pew Forum says Christianity is the most persecuted religion in the world. In countries such as Iraq, Egypt, Pakistan and Kenya, Christians are being murdered, raped and kidnapped.
The Rev. Amy Pringle will lead a blessing of the animals service on Sunday at St. George’s Episcopal Church in La Cañada Flintridge.
Several Republican congressmen have come under fire for quoting the Bible as justification for cutting nutritional assistance to America's poor.
La Cañada Presbyterian Church’s Parent Express program launches next week.
A pair of scientific reports released in recent weeks are related to life on Earth: One raises the possibility that the planet was jump-started by a comet, and the other calculates that Earth will end in 1.75 billion to 3.25 billion years.
More than 60 women attended a meeting hosted by La Cañada United Methodist Women last week.
Holding a church meeting in a pub may at first seem a bit odd, but so-called theology pubs — regular pubs and bars where meetings are held, usually once a week — are catching on across the country.
Green Bay Packers Chaplain Troy Murphy will speak at La Cañada Presbyterian Church later this month.
The La Cañada Methodist Church Children’s Center will hold its back-to-school night on Monday, Sept. 23 at 6:30 p.m.
La Cañada Congregational Church will hold a fundraiser later this month to support the Music Fund of the church.
President Barack Obama this month asked Congress to authorize punitive military action in Syria. He made the request in response to the Assad regime's alleged use of chemical weapons near Damascus.
The La Cañada Presbyterian Church’s Parent Education program is offering free classes during its open house event later this month.
Bible study and Sunday school classes start on Sunday at La Cañada United Methodist Church.
The birthrate in America has fallen to an all-time low, with one in five women not having children in 2010, compared to one in 10 in the 1970s.
Aug. 28 marked the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s famous “I have a dream” speech, which some say was so peppered with scriptural allusions that it was more sermon than speech.
Author and lecturer Steve Stewart will speak about teen suicide at La Crescenta Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, Sept. 4.
Local synagogues and centers will celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, next week.
The Obama administration has surprised its supporters and some in the Republican party by agreeing that town councils should be allowed to open meetings with a Christian prayer.
La Cañada United Methodist Church will celebrate its 48th anniversary on Monday, Sept. 9.
There are some 11 million undocumented people in America. Arguments rage about what can be done about them, from deporting each one to awarding citizenship depending on length of time in the U.S.
In February 2012, teenager Trayvon Martin was shot dead by George Zimmerman in Sanford, Fla. Last month, Zimmerman was found not guilty of second-degree murder and freed.
The Internet can be a source of information and illumination, but for some it's also a cause for worry, and in some cases, a loss of faith, as one Mormon man discovered.