Religion News Service: Religion and spirituality could help remedy the youth mental health crisis, Springtide Research finds.
Reuters: A federal judge on Thursday barred the state of New York, at least for now, from enforcing the part of a closely watched gun law that bans firearms from churches or other places of worship.
Associated Press: Some educators and parents are questioning decisions in cities from Boston to Chicago to Los Angeles to remain online long after clear evidence emerged that schools weren’t COVID-19 super-spreaders — and months after life-saving adult vaccines became widely available.
The New York Times: The Rev. Charles Southall III took money that parishioners had donated to the church and used it for himself, prosecutors say.
Crux: According to the WCC, during the meeting the “serious concerns” of some WCC members and their request to have the Russian Orthodox Church expelled over Kirill’s statements on the Ukraine war were discussed.