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Philly area congregations more prepared for second pandemic Passover than first

For many Jews, Passover 2020 was the first major religious event of the pandemic, arriving under a cloud of dread. This year, many are entering the holiday with a bit more optimism.

By Peter Crimmins/WHYY

Philly interfaith leader discusses the toll COVID has taken on congregations

The Rev. Naomi Washington-Leapheart says it’s only natural some churches are partnering with health officials to advocate for and administer COVID-19 vaccines.

By Jennifer Lynn/WHYY

After a year of pandemic sacrifices, the faithful make one more for Lent

Even though the past year of the coronavirus pandemic has caused many to sacrifice a lot already, observant Christians will still live a little leaner in observance of Lent.

By Peter Crimmins/WHYY

Pa. Supreme Court justices review priest abuse lawsuit’s ruling on time limits

Pennsylvania’s highest court on Tuesday grappled with whether a woman’s lawsuit on claims of sexual abuse by a priest decades ago should be allowed to proceed.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press