Christian evangelist Franklin Graham is shocked -- shocked -- that the Stonewall Inn, the place many call the birthplace of the modern gay rights movement, may soon become an official national monument.On Facebook this morning, Graham...Show More Summary
The "ban the box" movement to push questions about job applicants' criminal histories later in the hiring process got a big boost last week. The White House proposed rules that would ban federal agencies from asking candidates for thousands...Show More Summary
Tai Situ Rinpoche arrived in North America this week for his first visit in 17 years. The post Situ Rinpoche arrives in North America appeared first on Lion's Roar.
This Saturday, May 7 at 5:15 p.m., the Monastery of the Holy Cross in Chicago will celebrate First Vespers of the Seventh Sunday of Easter. Since the community observes the Ascension on its traditional day, Saturday’s liturgy will not...Show More Summary
I kept seeing it mentioned but never remembering when I was blogging.So if you'd like to read about it, especially since most of the U.S. will celebrate the Ascension on Sunday, here's the post.If nothing else, there are some fantastic paintings featured there. I could look at them all day.
Pastor Ronnie Floyd, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, will lead a national conversation on racial unity next month at the denomination's annual meeting in Missouri.
From previous years, but revised. Let's face it, this is a work in progress. The Ascension of ChristSalvador Dali, 1958 Traditionally this is called Ascension Thursday (because Pentecost Sunday is nine days later) but the many of the U.S. Show More Summary
I might think twice about yelling angrily at men wielding large knives and meat cleavers. But then, my name isn't Jayda Fransen.Fransen, a political candidate for a frightening band of underinformed fascists who call themselves Britain First, may have found her courage simply because she was accompanied by a squad of half a dozen halfwit heavies. Show More Summary
Sukadeva Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Sukadeva Gosvami. It is observed on the no... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
Evangelical preacher the Rev. Franklin Graham has called President Obama's expected commemoration of America's first national monument for the gay rights movement in New York a "monument to sin."
A.R. Bernard, one of New York City's most influential pastors who leads the 37,000-member Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn, revealed Thursday that he and his wife, Karen, who have been married for more than 40 years were once headed for divorce.
Liberty University executive committee board chairman Mark DeMoss, a former aid of the late Jerry Falwell Sr., claims that he was asked to resign months after he voiced opposition to Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr.'s endorsement of Donald Trump.
Trae Crowder, the Liberal Redneck, explains the implication of Ted Cruz dropping out of the presidential race, despite God telling him to run in the first place:
Art is a return on God's investment in us. Ed Stetzer: You are a spoken word artist. Could you explain a little of what that is? Propaganda: Spoken word is essentially performance-based poetry. It’s like Shakespeare, but done in a way...Show More Summary
The evangelical leader, son of televangelist Billy Graham, said the nation is courting spiritual disaster.
When faced with difficult times in marriage, here are five Bible verses meant for perseverance and inspiration. All are taken from the New International Version.
Pastor Jeff Pries of Mariners Church in Irvine, California, said Jesus' teachings on how to be his disciple is among "things I wish Jesus never said."
Last August, Mayor Tony Yarber of Jackson, Mississippi said on Twitter that he could pray away the potholes: As if the city's potholes had God-shaped holes in their hearts...
Jonathan Den HartogI've appreciated the conversations around John Fea's The Bible Cause over the last month. Today, I wanted to turn our attention to another Bible-focused history that is also a 2016 product: Mark Noll's In the Beginning Was the Word: The Bible in American Public Life, 1492-1783. Show More Summary
Minimalism was meant to help our finances. Here’s how it helped our faith. Eight years ago, my family sold, donated, or discarded over 60 percent of our possessions. My wife, children, and I removed clothes, furniture, decorations, cookware, tools, books, toys, and anything in our home that was not immediately useful or beautiful. Show More Summary