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Seeking God? There's an App for That

Carrying leather-bound copies of scripture to church is so 20th century, a recent study indicates, and experts predict a continuing shift from print to palmtop device, such as a smartphone or tablet.

Where generations past would reach for a Bible, hymnal or prayer book in a religious service, it's just as likely that today's worshippers will click an onscreen "icon" to find spiritual sustenance, including perhaps pictures of original icons.

Now, members of various faith traditions are turning to handheld devices to read scriptures, look up prayer times and even locate favorite hymns and make donations on-the-go.

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