After No. 12 Clemson outlasted No. 6 Notre Dame in a thriller at home, head coach Dabo Swinney broke into a speech that touched on everything from student-athlete stipends to the Lord in Heaven, and just as he reached a triumphant crescendo,...Show More Summary
British Pastor James McConnell will face a three-day trial in December for broadcasting a sermon on the Internet using a public electronics communications network where he called Islam "satanic" and "heathen."
If you know what happened at Mother Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, on June 17, you might wonder how a sermon titled "We Still Have Joy" could be delivered here. You might be surprised that the pastor could make you laugh several times during the service, especially because all you'd...
This past week was the Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement where you fast and pray in synagogue all day and atone for all your sins over the past year. Our rabbi delivered a powerful sermon that took a page...Show More Summary
Pope Francis, on his last day in the United States, delivered a sermon at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Pennsylvania that came down a bit harsh on social media, with the statement "I would dare say that at the root of so many contemporary...Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA -- Pope Francis celebrated a final Mass with hundreds of thousands of joyful Catholics assembled on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, offering a classic Sunday sermon-style address to stir the enthusiasm of the faithful. On...Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA—Visibly aghast as he took the pulpit at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia to deliver a sermon Saturday, a horrified Pope Francis reportedly referred to the city as a “blighted abomination, forsaken...Show More Summary
The album will feature his sermons and speeches set against rock and pop sounds.
The E-Double and Def Squad member and affiliate, respectively, Redman and Method Man, drop their new video for “Clutch.” This is off Sermon’s new album E.S.P which is out today. Previously: Erick Sermon ft. Joell Ortiz & Sheek Louch – Make Room
Why World Vision and local Christian leaders remain hopeful about South Sudan. S outh Sudan is the kind of place where a sermon anecdote about gunfire draws hearty laughter. The sound of a firearm is such an everyday occurrence that South Sudanese only question whether it came from a pistol, an AK-47, or an M-16. Show More Summary
Climate activists listen, rapt, to videocast of Pope Francis’
Pope Francis won a hearty and enthusiastic standing ovation for his groundbreaking address to a joint session of Congress but also raised eyebrows for his subtle but unmistakable sermonizing on marriage. “I am most grateful for this...Show More Summary
Pope Francis decided to go to Bed-Stuy to check out a sermon at a cool church some of his friends had told him about. When he got to the subway station, though, he saw that he had just missed the G train, and he was sure he would be at least half an hour late. Show More Summary
I wish all the justices skipped the Pope's speech, but I'm surprised these three did.
Hendrix is no Thomas Kinkade. Which means he gets us a lot closer to the Bible. You might think it childish that every week at Grace and Peace Fellowship, a PCA church in St. Louis, John Hendrix spends the sermon drawing. Most churches do not look kindly upon adults bringing crayons and paper to the pews. Show More Summary
Whales in the Columbia River at the border between Oregon and Washington state, made their statement on climate change, pre-empting Pope Francis’ remarks on the subject to the crowd assembled at the White House lawn Wednesday. Spotted since last week plying the river waters, the whales seemed to have changed their feeding pattern as a... Show More Summary
I'm doing something new with our b'nei mitzvah kids this year. (Credit where it's due: this is an idea I adapted from my friend and teacher Rabbi Burt Jacobson of Kehilla Community Synagogue in the Bay Area.) It's called Mitzvah...
????? / Teshuvah is letting go of the dream of a better past. That's a riff off of a famous phrase. Originally the teaching was that forgiveness is letting go of the dream of a better past. Depending on who...