Mary — portrayed by artists as the ultimate mother and God’s first human teacher of love — takes center stage at a Washington exhibit.
Author Archives: Cathy Lynn Grossman
About Cathy Lynn Grossman
Award-winning journalist Cathy Lynn Grossman is a senior national correspondent for RNS, where she specializes in stories drawn from research and statistics on religion, spirituality, and social and biomedical ethics. She joined RNS in 2013 after 23 years with USA TODAY, where she created the religion and ethics beat for the national newspaper. Grossman also blogs for RNS at Faith & Reason.
Many say it’s time for clergy to quit saying “By the power vested in me by the state … ” during a church wedding.
(RNS) Just 5 percent of Americans thought climate change was the most important issue in the U.S. today. And religion was a major dividing point on how much — or how little — they think it’s a matter of concern.
(RNS) A new video from Compassion & Choices continues Maynard’s campaign for right-to-die legislation.
(RNS) It used to be that figuring out what Americans think about pretty much anything was relatively simple. No more. Here’s why.
Ferguson, Mo., is on edge. Another American has been beheaded by ISIS. But all is not grim. We get Pope Francis and Patti Smith in the same sentence. And a comet ‘sings.’
(RNS) Clicktivism — for good or for ill — brings attention to online hate speech, and “attention is never powerless”‘
This was a big news weekend. High-or-low lights include a possible promotion, a definite demotion and an act of compassion afoul of the law.