Burke was among 24 new cardinals announced Wednesday by Pope Benedict XVI.
Interfaith Care for Creation hosted the Interfaith Community Picnic at Flat Branch Park on Sunday.
Stewart and Patti Humphry say their ministries provide a safe space for people to talk about living under Communism and enduring a revolution in 1956.
A new religious knowledge survey shows that atheists and agnostics know more about major world religions than any other group.
The fire happened Wednesday in Phelps County; no one was hurt.
IHOP has filed a lawsuit against the Kansas City-based International House of Prayer for trademark dilution and infringement.
The International House of Pancakes sued the International House of Prayer last week for trademark dilution and infringement.
Eight leaders met Monday at a news conference, where they promoted respect and understanding of different religions.
Columbia Muslims join for prayer at the close of Ramadan and reflect on reaching out to non-Muslims and talking about their faith.
The convention begins Thursday and runs through Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis.
Members of the group will end their meeting Friday evening with a baptism service.
A celebration to mark the end of Ramadan will be held at 9 a.m. Friday at the Holiday Inn Executive Center.
Roughly 30,000 delegates are expected at the convention of the country's largest black denomination.
Members of the Islamic Center of Central Missouri, located in Columbia, said Muslims deserve equal treatment and that the Manhattan community was likely to benefit from the mosque.
Columbia priests and parish leaders are preparing for the revised third edition of the Roman Missal, a new translation of the prayers of the Mass and other related changes. They expect to begin using the revised edition on the first Sunday of Advent in 2011.
The Olive Café, which specializes in Middle Eastern food, is preparing for its first Ramadan, a monthlong holiday in Islam. Evening hours have been extended, and the menu has been changed.
Cell phone applications such as Find Mecca and iPray are making it easier for American Muslims to practice religious observances such as Ramadan.
Muslim families find ways to encourage civic responsibility among their children who are too young to participate in the fast during Ramadan, which begins Wednesday.
Participants came from across the country to Missouri to attend the weeklong festival Marian Days, which has been held for more than 30 years.
Some churches try to welcome sex offenders as parishioners while draping a protective cloak over the children and others in the next pew.
Sex offenders across the country face laws and regulations that keep them from living near schools, parks, bus stops and pools. Some neighborhoods created association rules banning offenders from residing there.