Joel Osteen heckled during church service, 6 arrested

Six people were arrested at Lakewood Church last Sunday (June 28) after heckling Pastor Joel Osteen while he was preaching, according to Houston Police. The individuals are from Wells, Texas, and are associated with The Church of Wells. Casey Eaglin was at Sunday’s 11 a.m. service and just a few seats away from one of […]

Pope: Marital separation can be ‘morally necessary’ to protect kids

VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis said Wednesday (June 24) that there are times when it is “morally necessary” for couples to separate, as part of the pontiff’s broader reflection on how to protect children from quarreling parents. Speaking to crowds in St. Peter’s Square, Francis said that in some cases “separation is inevitable” and “can […]