Reforming America's immigration laws to allow undocumented immigrants to apply for citizenship has long been seen as a cause championed by liberals.
Madison Teodo, a current Tournament of Roses princess, has won a scholarship from the Italian Catholic Federation.
La Cañada United Methodist Church's Sunday service features Pastor Elaine Cho. After the 10:30 a.m. service, the church's Senior Fellowship will host a luncheon with a speaker from Court Appointed Special Advocate, an organization that supports foster children.
The recent tornado in Oklahoma that killed 24 people and destroyed or damaged 12,000 homes has stirred up a row on social networking site Twitter.
Volunteers were stationed at eight project areas on May 19 during La Cañada Presbyterian Church's Serve Day.
The La Canada United Methodist Church will feature Pastor Elaine Cho during its Sunday 10:30 a.m. service. The church is located at 104 Berkshire Place.
David Harrison, a real estate lawyer and former development executive, will speak at La Crescenta Presbyterian Church on June 12.
Anti-Semitism is on the rise throughout the world, according to a report by the State Department, which is taking the increase so seriously it's appointing a special envoy to monitor the rise.
Were early Christians really persecuted for their beliefs? The popular image is of them being thrown to the lions and having to meet in secret, but an author is challenging what she calls the "myth" of Christian persecution.
The La Cañada United Methodist Church will host an event with tea and a performance by classical musicians on Saturday, June 1.
Growing up can be tough, but children of preachers face an extra element — the added pressure to keep up appearances and not give in to temptation.
It's not often that a Christian minister agrees with the New Atheist movement, but the Rev. Michael Dowd believes it's possible when it comes to what he calls the "idolatry of the written word."
St. Bede the Venerable Roman Catholic Church will host a karaoke and baked potato event this Saturday.
Can believers and nonbelievers connect? Is there a common ground they can agree on?
The Presbyterian Church’s Drama Ministry will host a production of “The Mask of Hiroshima” later this month.
The La Cañada Presbyterian Church will host a day of service on May 19 that supports the Los Angeles Food Bank.
Rev. Joy Moore, a professor and associate dean of African American church history at Fuller Theological Seminary, will speak at La Cañada United Methodist Church this Sunday at 10:30 a.m.
Sociologist Max Weber first advanced the idea of a Protestant work ethic in 1914. A recent study suggests that not only does this ethic exist, it can make the effects of unemployment worse for Protestants than for non-Protestants.
Do you like ocean views, peace, quiet and solitude, and a captive congregation? Then the island of Tristan da Cunha could be perfect. It's advertising for a new parish priest — the previous incumbent left in 2010.
Jews are most likely to marry outside their religion, while Mormons are least likely, according to the results of a 2010 survey of interfaith marriage.
The Boy Scouts of America has sent its members a survey as part of its ongoing debate over whether to repeal or continue its ban on gay members. Instead of asking for a simple yes or no, the questionnaire goes into depth on several topics, for example sleeping arrangements and the place of faith...
St. Bede the Venerable Catholic Church is hosting a six-week bereavement group for those who recently lost family members or friends.
The La Cañada United Methodist Church will host two services on Easter. The sunrise service begins at 6 a.m. on Sunday, followed by a service at 10:30 a.m.
The La Cañada Presbyterian Church will hold a variety of services on Easter Sunday.
The La Cañada United Methodist Church is holding an Easter celebration on Saturday, March 23.
The La Cañada Congregational Church will offer an Easter service on Sunday, March 31. The Rev. Skip Lindeman will lead the 10 a.m. service. The church is located on 1200 Foothill Blvd.
Members of the local Italian Catholic Federation celebrated St. Joseph's Day on Sunday. The branch called on donors such as Sprouts, Trader Joe's and Porto's to create a St. Joseph Table at St. Bede the Venerable Roman Catholic Church.
Local Catholics this week hailed the selection of Pope Francis — the first pontiff from the Americas who is known for his devotion to the poor and mission outreach — and expressed hope that it would reinvigorate a church rocked by scandal and grappling with disenfranchisement.
La Cañada United Methodist Church is planning its annual Easter Party for 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 23. There will be activities suitable for all ages, including an Easter egg hunt. No reservations are required and the public is welcome.
Christine Driessen, a teacher and practitioner of Christian Science healing, will present a lecture on the topic, “Healing with Scientific Certainty through the Christ” at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17 at First Church of Christ, Scientist, 600 Foothill Blvd. Driessen will be introduced by...
The Growing Families ministry of La Cañada Presbyterian Church invites parents and grandparents of elementary to high school children to a presentation on the subject of bullying at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, in the church’s Fellowship Hall. The presenters are Joe and Carrie Dilley, both trained...
Members of the confirmation class at La Cañada United Methodist Church visited Temple Sinai of Glendale during its Interfaith Weekend this month. The class also attended services at Masjid Al Tawa in Altadena, St. Bede the Venerable Catholic Church and Holman United Methodist Church in Los...
Since President Obama took office in 2009, the U.S. military's use of unmanned drones to carry out attacks on terrorist suspects has grown by 700%. And with this growth in the use of drones has come an uneasiness at over the morals morality of using drones to strike against America's enemies.
The Archdiocese of Los Angeles has quietly added two dozen priests and brothers to its list of clergy accused of child molestation.
French sociologist Emile Durkheim wrote, "No fact is more readily transmissible by contagion than suicide." According to writer Giles Fraser, the media play a part in this transmission.
Locals in search of a caffeine fix Friday morning can find it at La Cañada United Methodist Church, as it continues its weeklong “Drive-Thru Cafe,” open from 7 to 9 a.m. The church is located at 104 Berkshire Place, convenient to commuters headed toward La Cañada High...
From high school students to millionaire athletes, cheating has always been around. But 2012 saw a string of high-profile cases that brought cheating into the public eye and could even be making it more socially acceptable.
A senior luncheon with a focus on the Super Bowl will be held at noon Sunday at La Cañada United Methodist Church. Sports enthusiast Bill Evans will lead a talk on the Baltimore Ravens vs. the San Francisco 49ers.
A survey has found that fewer Americans believe homosexuality is a sin. The LifeWay Research poll discovered that 37% "affirm a belief that homosexual behavior is a sin," down from 44% in 2011. The percentage of "unknowns" has risen to 17%, up from 13% over 2011.
The Internet may have brought about a technological revolution in terms of information, entertainment and socializing, but it's also brought about newer temptations for people, according to a survey by Christian research organization the Barna Group.
Churches have long been places where people have communicated with God, but these days cellphone companies are hoping to use them to make communicating with your friends and family easier. In the constant battle to expand cellphone coverage without facing potential battles over placing ugly towers...
An Italian Catholic priest is under fire for a Christmas message he made that apparently blames women for domestic violence. Perio Corsi's text, titled "Women and femicide -- healthy self-criticism. How often do they provoke?" contains the lines, "How often do we see girls and mature women going...
Glendale City Councilman Rafi Manoukian is pushing a ban of gun shows at Glendale Civic Auditorium. Mayor Frank Quintero is backing Manoukian's proposal, saying, "I think the time has come for this country to reexamine easy access to guns."
Many consider this to be the season of peace and hope. Reflecting on 2012, what has given you peace? What are your hopes for the coming year?
The music department of La Crescenta Presbyterian Church presents “Magnificent Savior: The Sounds of Joy” at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16 in the church sanctuary.
Gravestones offer the basic information about the deceased — name, date of birth, date of death and perhaps a Bible verse or poem. But a British company is now offering a way to bring memorials into the social-media age.
Megachurches are loved by some and derided by others, but a new study from the University of Washington claims that people who attend services at these huge churches can experience a change in brain chemistry that researchers are calling a spiritual “high.”
A Mississippi church is coming under fire for blocking an African American couple from getting married there two days before the ceremony was due to happen.