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National Cathedral competing for repair money

Washington National Cathedral, in Northwest D.C., is in the running for a substantial amount of money as it continues healing from an earthquake that rocked the region.

Monday - 04/29/2013, 11:21am EDT

Tags: Washington National Cathedral, earthquake

Award-winning Swiss choir performs in D.C.

The Choeur des Armaillis de la Gruyere has been singing together since 1955. This weekend, the all-male Swiss choir will bring its a cappella sound -- and traditional Swiss clothing -- to D.C. for two performances.

Friday - 04/05/2013, 08:51pm EDT

Tags: Swiss choir, concert, Switzerland


Presidents and God: Religion's role in inauguration

The separation of church and state is unique to American democracy, but when it comes to celebrating the start of a president's term, God has played a role in nearly every inauguration since George Washington. And President Obama's second swearing-in will be no different.

Thursday - 01/17/2013, 08:19am EST

Tags: Megan Cloherty, inauguration, St. John

National Cathedral debuts 20 angels

Twenty angel statues are now on display at the National Cathedral in honor of the 20 children killed in the Newtown, Conn. shootings.

Tuesday - 12/25/2012, 07:39am EST

Tags: thomas warren, newtown,

National Cathedral dedicating Mother Teresa carving

Washington's National Cathedral is preparing to dedicate a new carving of Mother Teresa in a section of the church devoted to human rights.

Thursday - 10/25/2012, 06:27am EDT

Tags: Mother Teresa

Blessing of the animals

Pet owners brought their pets to the National Cathedral Sunday for the annual blessing of animals honors the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals and the environment.

Monday - 10/08/2012, 12:03pm EDT

Tags: Blessing of the Animals, St. Francis

D.C. Cathedral to mark 9/11 with prayers for healing

Washington National Cathedral plans to mark the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with prayers at its regularly scheduled services that day, rather than hold a larger commemoration event.

Friday - 09/07/2012, 01:35pm EDT

Tags: 9/11, Sept. 11

DC Cathedral to scale back from big 9/11 events

Friday - 09/07/2012, 08:52am EDT


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