The decision to wear the hijab is a personal one and is not an indicator of how religious a person is, said Asma Daoudi, the vice president of the Muslim Student Association at Georgia Regents University. "No one is forced to wear it," she said.
The St. John Choir and orchestra will peform Faure's Requiem for Lent, accompanied by organist Jared Johnson, the canon organist and choirmaster of the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Columbia.
Twenty-two white crosses stand on a hill in front the church. The 21 small crosses honor the 21 Coptic Christians recently killed by Islamic State militants in Libya.
The Rev. Jeff Flowers didn't imagine that his congregation would encompass the 3,500 staff members, 700 physicians, roughly 5,000 students and countless patients.
ABBEVILLE, S.C. - Efforts are in progress to fund renovations to Abbeville's historic Trinity Episcopal Church.
The mission of Illuminate Church is to light up people who are far away from God. The church will hold its first service at 10:15 a.m. March 1 at Westside High School.
American Boychoir will perform a free concert at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, at St. John United Methodist Church, 736 Greene St.
Many Christians attended services throughout the area Wednesday to observe the first day of Lent, the 40-day period of renewal leading up to resurrection.