A change of heart heals heartbroken community

It is Election Day as I write this. Here in the Four Corners we are a community with disparate concerns, different ideas, and differing ways of going at dealing with our common life. This election...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

Cortez Baha’is celebrate holy day

DATE: Nov. 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

‘Wrestling with Jesus’ deconstructs doctrines of sacrifice

Fourteen years ago, Colorado resident D.K. Maylor found himself wondering what a modern-day interview with Jesus might sound like. He sat down one afternoon and typed a few lines of dialogue, and...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

Bible studies to be held in Cortez, Durango, Ignacio

The Journal Interdenominational Bible Study Fellowship International classes to examine the Gospel of John will begin in Cortez, Durango and Ignacio beginning Sept. 15. The classes are scheduled...

DATE: Sept. 5, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

Students learn the finer points of bells

DATE: July 29, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

Tribute to church organist

DATE: July 21, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

Nun who defied Billy the Kid inspires TV show

ALBUQUERQUE – An Italian-born nun who once challenged Billy the Kid, calmed angry mobs, opened hospitals and schools in the American Southwest and is now on a path toward possible sainthood soon...

DATE: July 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

Region’s Catholic churches host band from Monterrey, Mexico

St. Margaret Mary’s Catholic Church plans to host the band Mariachi Guadalupano de Monterrey for a fundraising concert on Sunday, Aug. 7, to benefit the church’s multipurpose building and...

DATE: July 19, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

St. Barnabas rings bell for Orlando victims

DATE: July 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

Enlightened heart finds new life in darkness

In a previous era of my life I was a midwife. I helped women give birth at home. It was during those years that I began to appreciate the dark. So much of the work of birth and/or the births...

DATE: July 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith

Classic cars displayed at Cortez church

DATE: June 26, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith


Gallup diocese nears $25M in settlement GALLUP, N.M. – As its bankruptcy case wraps up, the Diocese of Gallup has allocated millions of dollars to compensate victims of sexual abuse. At the...

DATE: June 1, 2016 | CATEGORY: Faith