Debra Rubin| Religion News Service

Stories by Debra Rubin| Religion News Service

‘No Father’s Day’ campaign focuses on children lost to guns

Each Father’s Day, Neil Heslin and his son, Jesse Lewis, used to go to a car show. But that tradition … Continued

Congregations tend the soil and the soul with vegetable gardens

The Rev. Morris G. Henderson wasn’t sure what do with a vacant city block of land behind his 31st Street … Continued

Library of Congress exhibit celebrates Jewish history, artifacts

WASHINGTON — A 19th-century copy of the U.S. Constitution in Yiddish and Hebrew. A 15th-century Hebrew book from Italy open … Continued

Passover traditions reflect ethnic, regional customs

When most Jewish families sit down for the Passover seder on Friday (April 6), it’s a safe bet that they’ll … Continued

Shinto priests prepare to mark Japan’s quake anniversary

WASHINGTON — Shinto priests throughout Japan are preparing to hold commemoration ceremonies on March 11 to mark the one-year anniversary … Continued

Chaplains hear call to serve God while serving country

Growing up in Kuwait, Asif Balbale thought he wanted to become a chemical engineer. He never imagined enlisting in the … Continued