Originally published on Wed February 27, 2013 10:53 am
Next month brings "March madness" for fans of college basketball.
It's also going to bring Roman Catholic cardinals together to choose a new pope.
Which means, according to Religion News Service, it's time to "make your picks in the Vatican's Sweet Sistine brackets!"
02/18/13- Monday’s Topical Currents features two leading figures in the God-versus-atheism debate. We’ll speak with University of Virginia psychiatrist Dr. J. Anderson Thomson, author of WHY WE BELIEVE IN GOD(S): A Concise Guide to the Science of Faith. Also with us is prominent atheist and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, author of THE SELFISH GENE.
Originally published on Mon February 11, 2013 2:49 pm
(Most recent update: 2:50 p.m ET.)
For the first time in nearly 600 years, a pope is resigning from his post as leader of the Roman Catholic Church.
Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday morning that he is stepping down effective Feb. 28.
Jury selection began Wednesday in the trial of two South Florida imams accused of financially supporting the Taliban.
Hafiz Khan, 77, and his 26-year-old son, Izhar Khan, are charged with funneling $50,000 to the Taliban in Pakistan.
Both men are U.S. citizens born in Pakistan. Hafiz headed the Flagler Mosque in Miami. His son oversaw the Masjid Jamaat Al-Mumineen mosque in Margate.