Jennifer Chamberlin told the Bremerton City Council: "I invite you to use your charge and your privilege in a way that honors not only the voices of those you hear from your constituents but also the voices you know are silenced by fear."
The Latest on the removal of a 600-year-old tree where George Washington once had a picnic. (all times local):
Pope Francis urged governments on Saturday to get migrants and refugees out of holding centers, saying many had become “concentration camps”. During a visit to a Rome basilica, where he met migrants, Francis told of his trip to a camp...Show More Summary
And how that might shape our response to his presidency. It has been customary to give a new president 100 days before evaluating his administration. With President Donald Trump, many could not wait even 100 hours—and for good reason. Show More Summary
U.S. President Donald Trump said anti-Semitism should be defeated and called the Holocaust the “darkest chapter of human history” in a video address on Sunday, following two missteps by his administration regarding statements about genocide during World War Two. “The mind cannot fathom the pain, the horror and the loss. Show More Summary
The director of church mobilization for International Justice Mission says women can’t have it all, but they can have something better. Today, forced labor and sexual servitude traps 45 million people—more than at any time in history. Show More Summary
Karen Maezen Miller on how the domestic practice of ancient Zen masters can lead us to intimate encounters with our own lives. The post Do Dishes, Rake Leaves: The Wisdom of the Ancient Homemakers appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Violent attacks against Jews worldwide have dropped, but anti-Semitism is manifesting itself in other ways.
An imposing white oak tree that has watched over a New Jersey community and a church for hundreds of years is about to come down, leaving residents with a sense of loss as they recall the site that’s been a go-to location for formal photos, a landmark for driving directions and a remarkable piece of natural history.
What privacy rights do the dead have that the living are bound to respect?
On Friday morning, Donald Trump had something to say about his first 100 days. In a tweet, he wrote "no matter how much I accomplish during the ridiculous standard of the first 100 days, & it has been a lot (including S.C.), media will kill!" That tweet, which appears to recognize his nomination of Neil Gorsuch to […]
The thrilling story of British explorer Percy Fawcett dramatizes our search for a transcendent home. James Gray’s The Lost City of Z opens with a rousing sequence of sport: British army officers on horseback, galloping through the picturesque Irish country on a stag hunt. Show More Summary
Book Review: (re)Union: The Good News of Jesus for Seekers, Saints, and Sinners by Bruxy Cavey You’ve got a friend who you’d like to see cross the line of faith. You want to sit down and be able to answer all their questions in a casual, non-threatening manner. Problem is, there’s aspects of your Christian […]
To please Lord Shiva and learn the science of immortality, Shukracharya performed intense... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
If you cannot read, every book is a closed book: you cannot see the meaning. Someone who cannot read Arabic or Cyrillic just sees a bunch of swirly shapes that convey no message, except perhaps: “What interesting designs! Ah, but they...Show More Summary
I am delighted to share with readers of the NLM in the New York metro area and beyond a little bit about a new initiative. The Metropolitan Catholic Chorale (MCC) is dedicated to singing the Catholic Church’s treasury of sacred music—Gregorian...Show More Summary
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