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Mormon church announces change, allows female employees to wear pants

By BRADY McCOMBS Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY Women who work at Mormon headquarters in Salt


Men and Women’s Day

Men and Women’s Day STRUTHERS St. John A.M.E. Church, 97 W. Washington St., will have its annual


Father’s Day service

Father’s Day service YOUNGSTOWN Faith Fellowship Church of God, 388 E. Midlothian Blvd., will


VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL Schedule Mount Zion Baptist Church: 827 Wilson Ave., Youngstown, 5 to 8


Catholic Charities survey

Catholic Charities survey YOUNGSTOWN Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Youngstown recently


Man carves wooden crosses for people facing hardships

By TANNER COLE The Hawk Eye BURLINGTON, Iowa John Bennett was recently lying in a hospital bed


Holy Spirit Retreat

Holy Spirit Retreat columbiana The public is invited to attend a Holy Spirit Retreat at Christ


Community Bible Study celebrates 25 years in the Valley

It’s part of Community Bible Study, a nondenominational program with an international reach. It first came to the Youngstown area in 1992, and the group celebrated its 25th year in the Valley last week.


Congregation Rodef Sholom marks 150 years, reflects on future

The congregation began its anniversary service Friday night with a special guest soloist, Neshama Carlebach.

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Research reveals America is becoming less religious

The Kansas City Star (TNS) KANSAS CITY, Mo. Josh Stewart differs from most atheists. He’ll tell


Bella Sera event to benefit Oblate Sisters

Bella Sera event to benefit Oblate Sisters YOUNGSTOWN The third annual Bella Sera event is


Our Lady of Fatima celebration is Saturday

A public celebration is set at the Shrine of Our Lady Comforter of the Afflicted Church on the city’s West Side.


Rodef Sholom to mark 150 years Friday, Saturday

Friday's event begins at 6 p.m. in Handler Hall followed by guest speaker Rabbi Rick Jacobs, president of the Union for Reform Judaism, with special guest soloist Neshama Carlebach. Rabbi Jacobs’ sermon is titled “The Future of Reform Judaism: A Vision of Hope.”


Heart Reach hosts golf scramble

Heart Reach hosts golf scramble HUBBARD Heart Reach Neighborhood Ministries will host a golf


Attendees at Men's Rally in Valley urged to get closer to God, their families

By SEAN BARRON news@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Legendary assistant and head football coach Lou Holtz