Easter

  • Cardi B & Offset Share Sweet Family Photo for Easter With Baby Kulture!

    Easter was a family affair for Cardi B and Offset, who spent the day with their adorable daughter, Kulture, and shared an adorable family photo on Instagram afterward. It’s not every day we get to see a photo of Cardi B and Offset’s adorable baby, Kulture but Cardi posted the cutest picture in honor of...
  • Texas Church Pays Off over $10 Million Medical Debt in Easter Gift to Local Families

    A Texas megachurch put actions to their faith this Easter season by paying off the medical bills of over 4,000 families in the community. Relevant Magazine reports that Covenant Church in Carrollton, Texas chose to donate the funds they normally spend on advertising for their Easter service to families...
  • War, suffering dominate pope’s Easter message

    VATICAN CITY — On Christianity’s most joyful day, Pope Francis called for peace in a world marked by war and conflict, “beginning with the beloved and long-suffering land of Syria” and extending to Israel, where 15 Palestinians were killed on the Israeli-Gaza border two days before Easter Sunday. Francis...
  • A Brief History Of Gospel Music, From African Rhythms To ‘The Brooklyn Sound’

    As Easter and Passover approach, University of Connecticut music professor Robert Stephens joins Here & Now‘s Robin Young to discuss the evolution of gospel music, from African rhythms to the Hammond organ that characterizes the popular “Brooklyn sound” in churches today. Interview Highlights On how gospels grew out of...
  • Ed Sheeran gets a Perfect gospel makeover for Easter

    British Gospel/pop artist Philippa Hanna has taken the Christmas Number 1 ‘Perfect’, giving the song another festive twist ahead of Easter with an inspired worship-cover. Attracting over 200,000 shares in the past couple of days, the video has gone well and truly viral with over 6 million views! Philippa...
  • More than 1,300 people to enter the Church at Easter

    More than 600 people preparing to be welcomed into the Catholic Church gathered at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception on Feb. 18 for the Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion, celebrated by Washington Auxiliary Bishop Mario Dorsonville. This group is half of...