Religion

On status

Status! How did God deal with it? And how did Jesus deal with it? At the visit our Blessed Virgin, Elizabeth said, “How does this happen to me, that the Mother of my Lord should come to me?” Remember! “While Jesus was speaking, a woman from the crowd called out and said to him, ...

Priest performs acts of kindness

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Father Jim Sichko has a 50-state congregation and a simple mandate from the pope: Go forth and do good deeds. That’s why the Roman Catholic priest found himself standing by the drive-thru of a popular Hollywood fast-food joint on a recent windy, rain-swept afternoon ...

Family adjusts to needs of child with Down syndrome

Question: My husband and I have four kids, ranging in age from 8 to 2 months. Our youngest son was born with Down syndrome. We’re doing our best to adjust as a family. But I’m concerned about the impact this might have on our older three children. Jim: When a family has a child with ...

What does it mean to you?

Editor’s note: This is the third segment in a series by Lyndon Stimeling titled “Accountability.” The column will publish weekly on the Religion page. “But I say to you that for every idle word men may speak, they will give account of it in the day of judgment.” Matthew ...

Religion Calendar

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Keep yourself in the love of God

Editor’s note: This is the second segment in a series by Lyndon Stimeling titled “Accountability.” The column will publish weekly on the Religion page. Jude 1:21 The responsibility of pastors and church leaders is mostly in areas of life and practice where they should be living a ...

Love thy neighbor as thyself

We live in a divided society. We see it on the news every day and shake our heads in disbelief at the words being hurled between and among individuals. Unfortunately, this anger between various groups in society is becoming the norm. What is to be done? The answer: On an individual basis, we ...

Religion calendar

Editor’s note: To submit a nonprofit announcement to The Sentinel’s Religion section, contact Erin Thompson at (717) 248-6741 or by email at ethompson@lewistownsentinel.com. Items also may be faxed to (717) 248-3481 or sent to The Sentinel, 352 Sixth Street, Lewistown, PA 17044. Items ...