faith

An artist's rendering of the new Faith and Liberty Discovery Center set to open at Fifth and Market streets on Independence Mall in November 2020.
Courtesy of American Bible Society
Mark Abrams
December 09, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The American Bible Society has begun construction on a $60 million museum that, when completed in the fall of 2020, will offer visitors a state-of-the art interactive experience exploring the role of faith in the foundation of America. Pat Murdock is the managing...
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Catholic church
Dreamstime
Paul Kurtz
October 19, 2018 - 9:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Word of the federal investigation into the Catholic Church has ignited debate among the faithful and insiders. Father Lingutla Balaswamy is a Catholic priest from Madras, India, visiting Philadelphia just as word got out about the federal government's investigation...
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Robert Mizic, 47, watches a press conference on the grand jury report investigating sexual abuse within the Catholic Church in Pennsylvania at his home on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Turtle Creek, Pa.
Andrew Rush/Post-Gazette via AP
August 16, 2018 - 9:46 am
By Mark Scolforo, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A landmark grand jury report on clergy abuse in six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania detailed how priests often used religious rituals, symbols of the faith and the threat of eternity in hell to groom, molest and rape children...
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Gloucester Township Police Department community chaplains
Justin Udo-KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
May 31, 2018 - 8:33 am
GLOUCESTER TWP., N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Gloucester Township Police Department has introduced a new way to connect with the neighborhoods they serve. On Wednesday night Gloucester police kicked off their community chaplain program by introducing six community chaplains at the department, a...
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