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Hindus mark groundbreaking for new Tampa temple

Hindus mark groundbreaking for new Tampa temple

TAMPA HEIGHTS — Rituals, music and blessings surrounded the recent groundbreaking of the Indian temple, Sanatan Mandir.
Updated: 1 months ago
New Hindu temple to rise in Tampa

New Hindu temple to rise in Tampa

TAMPA — Motorists rounding the bend on Interstate 275 in Tampa will soon look west over a piece of India now that construction has begun on the Sanatan Mandir Hindu temple, with towers — called sikharas — rising six stories into ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Mormons: People don't get own planets in afterlife

SALT LAKE CITY — The Mormon Church is pushing back against the notion that members of the faith are taught they’ll get their own planet in the afterlife, a misconception popularized in pop culture most recently by the Broadway show ...
Updated: 1 months ago
Producers hope religious films reap heavenly box office

Producers hope religious films reap heavenly box office

Local Christians will flock to an advance showing today of "Son of God." More than 500,000 tickets have been purchased in advance by religious groups, which are renting out theaters and multiplexes for private screenings.
Updated: 1 months ago
Tampa Christian Supply vows to stay

Tampa Christian Supply vows to stay

TAMPA - Chuck Milner remembers hosting autograph parties with the hottest musicians and authors of the day at his store on Hillsborough Avenue.
Updated: 1 months ago
Church makes services more comfortable for families with challenges

Church makes services more comfortable for families with challenges

TAMPA — Of all the good works that churches do — day in and day out, at home and in other countries — there is one area where many fall short:
Updated: 1 months ago
Lutz church began with love story, barroom conversion

Lutz church began with love story, barroom conversion

LUTZ — The bar was dark and the beer was cold. Just the way Craig Altman liked to spend his Saturday nights.
Updated: 2 months ago
Dade City woman's bags comfort ailing kids

Dade City woman's bags comfort ailing kids

It's really no surprise Diana Cofield has a pair of Jack Russell terriers.
Updated: 2 months ago
Christian Fashion Week returns

Christian Fashion Week returns

TAMPA — It's no secret that Tampa is not the fashion capital of the world.
Updated: 2 months ago
School kids invite pope to Temple Terrace

School kids invite pope to Temple Terrace

They wanted their 50th anniversary celebration to be like no other. So the students at Corpus Christi Catholic School in Temple Terrace went right to the A-list, writing letters of invitation to Pope Francis.
Updated: 2 months ago