Do Religious People Live Longer? New Study Says YesResearchers found that people with a religious affiliation lived almost four years longer than those without.
Boston Clergy Share A Prayer For Snow-Weary CityThe winter from hell is bringing people of all faiths together in Boston.
Marshfield Schools To Keep 'Holiday' BreakSome in Marshfield protested a decision to rename "Christmas Break."
Boston Assignment To Clean Up Sex Abuse 'Terrified' Cardinal Sean O'MalleyCardinal Sean O’Malley was “terrified” when the Vatican sent him to run the scandal-plagued Boston Archdiocese in 2003, he said in a “60 Minutes” segment that aired Sunday evening.
St. Frances X. Cabrini Parishioners Keep Vigil, 10 Years LaterSunday marks 10 years since parishioners at St. Frances Xavier Cabrini began holding vigil.
U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception MandateA divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama's health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
Pledge Of Allegiance Not Religious, Says Massachusetts Highest CourtThe highest court in Massachusetts has ruled that reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in public schools does not discriminate against atheists.
Opinion: Jamie Foxx's Obama Is Our Lord And Savior Remark Is Ridiculous And DisturbingNo one can equate to God. And, it’s about time someone stood up to Jamie Foxx and his ilk to teach them that – or at least try to teach them that.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
Mass. Catholic Bishops Urge Parishoners To Fight Govt. Birth Control RuleThe four Roman Catholic bishops of Massachusetts will urge parishioners to fight an Obama administration regulation requiring church-affiliated employers to cover birth control.
Mass. Catholic Bishops Weigh In On Gambling BillMassachusetts religious leaders have entered the debate over casino gambling.
New Bedford Barbershop Closed After Dead Birds Found In BasementNew Bedford health authorities found birds, both alive and dead, in the basement of Bad Boy Cuts barbershop.