New Express-News religion section debuts Aug. 24

SA Express News logoThe San Antonio Express-News’ religion coverage is moving from Saturday’s Metro section to a new Sunday section titled Faith, beginning Aug. 24. 

The new section will provide a reflection of San Antonio’s rich and wide-ranging communities of faith of all sizes. It will reflect the city’s deep historical religious roots as well as its newest faith traditions and will include profiles, question-and-answer interviews and short features.  

Longtime Express-News religion writer Abe Levy will head up coverage, but the section will draw on the newspaper’s other talented writers as well. Story ideas are welcomed by emailing 

The section also will feature Speak Out columns from a wide cross-section of San Antonians writing about faith. Columns of a maximum of 600 words may be submitted to Levy or to

The newspaper’s weekly Religion Calendar will be included in the Sunday section and will accept submissions for local events. Faith-related events can include special services, lectures, seminars, conferences, musical presentations and fundraisers. Information can be sent by email to  Deadline for calendar submissions is 3 p.m. Tuesdays.

The section also will include articles from around the world on a variety of religious topics.   

The weekly Worship Listings will continue in the Saturday edition, and advertisers may call Mickey Urias, (210) 250-2020.

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