With the month of Ramadan in full swing, and the Yom Kippur fast recently ended, it’s time to examine the use of fasts in spiritual life.
Seventh-day Adventism is a fast growing religion with more than 14 million Seventh-day Adventists worldwide.
The Mid-Missouri Comics Collective is a group of comic book creators and enthusiasts. At their monthly meetings, the members create new works while discussing their aspirations as artists in the field of comic writing and illustration.
Mohamed El-Sayed Deif, a Quran reciter from Egypt, is reciting parts of the Quran daily at the Islamic Center of Central Missouri for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
The insecticide Anvil 2+2 is being sprayed in the neighborhoods where the infected men live.
Each fire station has its own personality, say the firefighters who work for the Columbia Fire Department.
The National Women and Media Collection at MU is turning 20. Female journalists examine where they have been and where they are now.
The sacrament comes in many forms and, depending on one’s denomination, may be received as either an infant or adult.
The religion places an emphasis on commitments based in love for God rather than skin color or ethnicity.
The Center Reading Series started a new season where graduate students and guest poets read a variety of poetry in an effort to inform more people about the art.
Kevin Walsh’s business endeavor was only supposed to last nine months, but his unique partnerships with other local business has helped make his music shop popular.
The governor’s proposal to make it easier for faith- and community-based groups to provide services for Missourians in need was greeted by a standing ovation at the second annual Faith-Based Initiatives Answering the Call Conference in Jefferson City.
Church patrons and Columbia residents crowded into St. Paul AME Church on Saturday to have their pictures taken.
Twenty-seven years ago, Mohamed Gumati came from Libya to finish his degree. He stayed, and he thrived.
This fall, Capt. Doug Dunlap of the Guard will lead a team of four or five guardsmen to Afghanistan to lay the groundwork for a pilot project designed to effect a sea change in the agriculture industry.
So far, one more case of the virus has been reported this year than in 2006, when four cases were reported in the county.
Calvinists often summarize their faith into the acronym TULIP
Amr Khaled, known as the "anti-bin Laden," is stirring up controversy with his feel-good, upbeat form of Islam focused on coexistence.
Two of MU’s ensembles-in-residence have new members this year. Susan Jensen has joined the Esterhazy Quartet, and Bill Mann has joined the Faculty Brass Quintet.