Religion: Trends Mar. 22, 1926

Children's Church. Tuesday afternoons this Lenten season, children come flocking to the Church of the Ascension, Manhattan. They are coming to their own Children's Church, coming to hear Rev. John W. Suter Jr. talk to them in simple and understandable terms about religion and ideals. Their service is nonsectarian, has the support of five churches working in the Washington Square district-First Presbyterian, Washington Square Methodist, Judson Memorial Baptist, Grace Church and Church of the Ascension.

Servus Servorum. In 1902, James Cash Penney began business with one...

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