The religious leader predicted many an apocalypse in his time as the head of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. There was supposed to be one in 2005. Then it was delayed until 2012. Scratch that – 2016.
Raley's has agreed to pay $140,000 in back pay and compensatory damages to a courtesy clerk fired from a Chico store after she said her religious beliefs would not allow her to work the night before Thanksgiving 2014. Raley's did not concede wrongdoing, but agreed to the payment and to an agreement to revise its policies.
Davina Mirembe, a 20-month-old toddler, was brought to Sacramento from Uganda to have life-changing heart surgery at Sutter Medical Center. The trip was funded by international Christian aid organization Samaritan's Purse.
Members of the Westboro Baptist Church plan to visit Sacramento State on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, in protest of the university's PRIDE Center. The Topeka, Kan.-based church is recognized as a hate group by a number of organizations.
"Lady Bird" has been celebrated as a coming-of-age drama and a fresh take on feminism. But it is also a film that portrays Catholic nuns and priests in a positive light, a big departure from the usual negative portrayals in Hollywood films
Rev. Billy Graham will be laid to rest on Friday, March 2 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The funeral took place at the Billy Graham Library, where the evangelist will be buried next to his late wife, Ruth, in a memorial prayer garden.
Congregations throughout Sacramento observed Ash Wednesday on street corners and in sanctuaries. Sacramento’s Roman Catholic Bishop Jaime Soto presided at a Wednesday liturgy and a distribution of ashes on the north side of the Capitol.
This year, Valentine’s Day coincides with the beginning of the Lent season, on Ash Wednesday. Some Christians and Roman Catholics are supposed to fast and to avoid drinking wine, or eating meat and chocolate.
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department on Wednesday released surveillance video of two people suspected to be involved in the vandalism of an Orangevale synagogue, which is being investigated as a hate crime.