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Pope Francis' Mass At Madison Square Garden (Full Transcript)

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.25.2015 | Religion

As released by the Vatican. We are in Madison Square Garden, a place synonymous with this city. This is the site of important athletic, artistic and m...

Pope Francis, Women and Church Leadership: That (Still) Unresolved Relationship Between Power and Patriarchy

Nick Fouche | Posted 09.23.2015 | Religion
Nick Fouche

As Pope Francis visits the United States many church watchers will be curious to learn of any current project our reforming pontiff may have in mind respecting the future role of Catholic women.

10,000 Tickets To See Pope's Philadelphia Mass Snagged In 30 Seconds

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.14.2015 | Religion

Any fear that Philadelphia officials may have overestimated the American public's interest Pope Francis's visit was dispelled Wednesday evening ...

'Sloppy' Outfits Are Plaguing Summer Masses, According To This Bishop

Religion News Service | David Gibson | Posted 06.17.2015 | Religion

(RNS) So are you by chance a hairy, manspreading slob? Or a woman who dresses way too young for her actual age? Or one of those “hyperactive gum-che...

Bill Koch: Rich Enough to Stop the Wind

Robert Whitcomb | Posted 03.29.2015 | Business
Robert Whitcomb

New England better get ready for brownouts and higher electricity bills. As for oil prices, they are low now, but I have seen many, many energy price cycles over the last 45 years of watching the sector for a living. And they often come with little warning.

"The Inn Crowd"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 12.31.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

If I can afford to retire when I am eligible in five years -- I took a vow of poverty when I went into journalism, so I may be working posthumously -- I'd like to be an innkeeper.

Challenges to Clinics Serving the Poor

Robert Whitcomb | Posted 08.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Robert Whitcomb

The Affordable Care Act, in increasing the emphasis on primary care while more closely integrating it with acute care, will almost certainly increase the importance of FQHC's and other nonhospital treatment centers.

Want to Travel Smarter? Try Mass Transit

Christopher Elliott | Posted 01.29.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

"Take advantage of surface transportation systems -- trains, streetcars, and buses," she says. Why? Because it's often not only the fastest way to get from point "A" to point "B" but it's also the best way to learn about a place.

The Significance of Baseball for People Who Don't Care about Baseball

Tom Alderman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Tom Alderman

It's October and the boys of summer are heading for the World Series Fall Classic. So it's fitting to ask, what is it about this ball-and-stick game that is so deeply embedded in our culture -- with influence well beyond the actual sport of baseball?

The Power of Faith

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Joe Peyronnin

St. Thomas More Catholic Church, on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, serves some of New York's most prominent families. But these well-connected and widely traveled parishioners were moved to tears at Sunday's 12:30 pm mass.

New England's Ultimate Road Trip: Rolling Along Route 7

Peter Mandel | Posted 11.03.2013 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Rout 7 is U.S. highway, but it doesn't read like it was ever a road for moving goods or getting where you need to go.

"Gone Fishing"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 10.22.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima If legendary composer George Gershwin had also been a fisherman, one of his greatest works might have been "Porgy and Bass." I could...

"Grumpy's Guide to Grandparenting"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 08.24.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima Ever since my adorable little granddaughter was born in March, I thought I knew everything there was to know about being a grandfathe...

Jesus, The New York Review Of Books And Mass

Donna Schaper | Posted 07.01.2013 | Religion
Donna Schaper

I read something about transubstantiation, and it got me to thinking. In fact, I can't stop thinking about it.

Is a Hot Object Heavier Than a Cold One?

Quora | Posted 04.21.2013 | Science

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Frank Heile, Physicist, Software Engineer, Consciousness Theory Yes. If you have absolutely ...

Kilogram Has Put On Weight, Scientists Say

Posted 01.07.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose Published: 01/06/2013 07:55 PM EST on LiveScience The kilogram may need to go on a diet. The international standard, a cylinder-shap...

Msgr. Weiss: He Was There

Sister Mary Ann Walsh | Posted 02.19.2013 | Religion
Sister Mary Ann Walsh

Msgr. Weiss became the face of compassion to victims' families, to parishioners, townspeople, and, through the media, the entire world.

Romney Supporter and YouTube Sensation Trisha Paytas Elaborates on Her Political Beliefs in Exclusive Interview

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.11.2012 | Technology
Shira Lazar

LA YouTuber Trisha Paytas has become something of an Internet sensation after she gave her official endorsement to presidential candidate Mitt Romney in a video this past week.

WATCH: What If Everyone On Earth Jumped At Same Time?

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 08.26.2012 | Science

It's kind of a scary question: what would happen if everyone on Earth jumped at precisely the same moment? A giant tsunami-inducing earthquake? Would ...

Man Lifts Up SUV To Save Trapped Friend (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.22.2012 | Impact

You know those emergencies that supposedly turn ordinary people into Superman? Carlos Castro can now don a red cape and tights if he wants. Nobody on ...

The Christmas Welcome Mat

Sister Mary Ann Walsh | Posted 02.23.2012 | Religion
Sister Mary Ann Walsh

The Mass is special, a statement of the community drawn together by something and Someone larger than itself. The pageantry of Christmas reminds us that Mass is not a routine event, that it holds special meaning.

Goodbye To The "Old" Mass?

Rev. James Martin, S.J. | Posted 01.24.2012 | Religion
Rev. James Martin, S.J.

It would be odd, therefore, not to acknowledge some sadness over the passing of something so central to Catholic life as what will soon be called the "old" Sacramentary.

4 Spiritual Tips To Help You Adapt To The New Catholic Mass

Mary DeTurris Poust | Posted 10.29.2011 | Religion
Mary DeTurris Poust

If we approach the changes with an open mind and, more importantly, an open heart, we just might find our connection to the Mass reinvigorated for the first time in years.

World Youth Day: The Joy of Being In the Presence of God

Michael Rossmann, SJ | Posted 10.21.2011 | Religion
Michael Rossmann, SJ

After seeing the Pope and encountering over a million fellow young people who share their faith, many young people explicitly attest to feeling as if they have been in the presence of God.

Julianne McCrery, Texas Mom, Charged in Death Of Son Found In Maine

AP | DENISE LAVOIE and RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 07.18.2011 | Home

BOSTON -- A Texas woman whose 6-year-old son was found dead last weekend in Maine stands accused of killing the boy and dumping his body alongside the...