Peter Smith

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On heartland roads, and a riverboat, devout Catholics press on with two-month nationwide pilgrimage

Baltimore to pay $275k in legal fees after trying to block far-right Catholic group's 2021 rally

Chief justice's Christian reasoning in IVF opinion sparks alarm over church-state separation

Founder of far-right group Church Militant resigns over breach of morality clause, group says

Ukraine's parliament advances bill seen as targeting Orthodox church with historic ties to Moscow

Highlights from AP-NORC poll about religiously unaffiliated in the US

The nonreligious are a growing US phenomenon. They really don't like organized religion.

Scrutiny of Ukraine's Russian-linked Orthodox church draws praise, fear of overreach

Anti-Roe justices a part of Catholicism’s conservative wing

Southern Baptists agree to keep list of accused sex abusers

Russia's Patriarch Kirill defends invasion of Ukraine, stoking Orthodox tensions

Kyiv shrines, memorials with powerful symbolic value at risk

Former boarding school for Indigenous children owning up to its past

Orthodox patriarch blesses shrine near 9/11 memorial

US churches reckon with traumatic legacy of Native schools

Court: If bias rules have exceptions, faith groups qualify