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A Symposium on the architect Patrick Charles Keely

Holy Innocents New York, designed by Keely On Friday, March 20, 2015, The Monuments Conservancy will present its 25th Annual Symposium at the New York Marriott East Side, 525 Lexington Avenue, 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 pm, to discuss the life and legacy of Patrick Charles Keely. Show More Summary

BG 339: Bodhisattva of the Biosphere

Episode Description: David Loy is a professor, writer, and Zen teacher. He is especially concerned about social and ecological issues, and believes there is an important parallel between what Buddhism says about our personal predicament and our collective predicament today in relation to the rest of the biosphere. Show More Summary

5 Perspectives for Power Point People

While it’s not listed in the New Testament, assisting the worship leader or worship team by being the computer graphics or Power Point person is definitely a gift, if not a spiritual gift. Here are some things on choosing who serves in this area, or if you are that person, the qualities needed: 1. You […]

Cantantibus Organis 2015-16

Once again we are delighted to announce the annual Cantantibus Organis course to be held at the Abbey of St Cecilia in Rome. The "Cantantibus Organis" music school was founded to offer training in ars celebrandi within a monastic setting. Show More Summary

Choosing the Right Path

The Father has opened a way for sinners to be forgiven and set on the path of righteousness—namely, through faith in His Son. Trusting in Jesus Christ as our personal Savior makes us members of God's family and takes us immediately onto the narrow road, which is only for His followers.

(Interview) Francis and Lisa Chan: We're Not Perfect Christians; Every Day We Fight for an Ounce of Holiness

You and Me Forever: Marriage in Light of Eternity co-authors Francis Chan and his wife, Lisa, insist that they wrestle with fear and selfishness just like everyone else despite the public putting them on a pedestal after they left the...Show More Summary

Did Jesus Die On a Cross… or On a Pole?

You learn something new every day.For centuries scholars have known that the Greek New Testament word “stauros,” which is translated into English as cross, can refer to a device of several shapes, commonly a single upright pole, “torture...Show More Summary

US Pastor, Who Called Himself 'Christ in the Flesh', Wanted on Child Sex Charges, Arrested in Brazil

Brazilian authorities say they have arrested Victor Arden Barnard, an American pastor wanted in connection with a long list of sex charges in Minnesota and who told his church members he was "Christ in the flesh."

Netanyahu's Speech at Congress to Target Obama on Iran Nuclear Deal; Obama to Make Iran Deal Without Congressional Approval?

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is seeking a fourth term in election scheduled for March 17, will address U.S. Congress Tuesday, and he is expected to call on President Obama, with whom he already has strained relations, to halt Washington's emerging nuclear deal with Iran.

ISIS to Release 29 Assyrian Christian Hostages; May Have Killed 15 Others

Islamic State is likely to release 29 Assyrian Christian hostages, especially those who did not fight when the terror group attacked their villages and captured hundreds this week, but the Sunni militants may have already killed 15 Christian hostages, according to reports.

Naghmeh Abedini: My American Pastor Husband Imprisoned in Iran, Religious Freedom Ignored as Obama Admin Negotiates With Iran

Religious freedom is not being addressed in the Obama administration's negotiations with Iran over its nuclear capability, complained Naghmeh Abedini, an Iranian-American whose husband, Saeed Abedini, is imprisoned in Iran because of his Christian faith.

Solah Shukravar Vrat Dedicated to Santhoshi Mata

Solah Shukrawar Vrata is fasting and prayers dedicated to Santhoshi Mata for 16... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]

A Most Unsettling Trend: Christians Rejoicing in ISIS

Charisma News is praising a video in which families of murdered Egyptian Christian Copts thank ISIS for making martyrs of their loved ones. In it, a smiling man named Beshir who just lost two brothers to ISIS chats with an audience and callers:

When Lord gave Moksha to Gajendra

Lord not only protects his devotees but also gives, Moksha or Eternal Life in His abode to His Devotees. Now it does not matter whether devotee is a human being, a divine being, an animal or bird also. God protects every creature of this universe if that being asks for Lord’s help. Show More Summary

BG 340: Convergence

Episode Description: Theo Horesh is a social entrepreneur, philosopher, and author of two books of global social psychology. He has been meditating for over 25 years and has spent the last 10 intensively studying the world. He has recently...Show More Summary

5 Things to Know About the Sunni-Shiite Divide

The two main sects of Islam have been in conflict for more than a millennium -- Why? The post 5 Things to Know About the Sunni-Shiite Divide appeared first on OnFaith....

I Get Religious Mail: If Wishes Were Airplanes

Most of the religious charity solicitation letters that I get have identifiable humanitarian aims, as much as I might disagree with the religious message those aims are wrapped up in. But that isn’t the case for the latest specimen, which begs for money to advance a purely religious mission, without even a pretense of serving [Read More...]

What ISIS Teaches Us About the Value of Arts and Humanities

The U.S., on the whole, embraces economic progress and relentless production to such an extent that art and humanities are seen as "nice to have," rather than necessities.Sarah Skwire, in a short, smart piece for (of all things) theShow More Summary

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