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Christmas is over for another year, and the folks who worked their tails off to create those beautiful services and masses you attended are exhausted. Don't get me wrong, we yearn for a full church and really want you to be there. It would be nice to have...
Tags: Christianity, Religious Events, Yom Kippur, Christmas, Judaism
Q. With the Harry Potter movies wrapped up, a blogger has published an article calling the main character “one of the most Christian symbols of modern pop culture.” Writing on RelevantMagazine.com, Ryan Hamm argues that, for all the criticism...
The North Dakota State University Center for 4-H Youth Development has been awarded a $113,753 grant from the National 4-H Council for the 4-H Tribal Youth National Mentoring Program. The grant will implement the 4-H Mentoring: Youth and Families With...
The Evolution of God Robert Wright Little, Brown: 576 pp. $25.99 The Case for God Karen Armstrong Alfred A. Knopf: 432 pp., $27.95 Until the discovery of DNA's double helix by James Watson and Francis Crick, prehistory was entirely the province of...
Tags: Christianity, DNA, History, Biotechnology Industry, Society
Q. The pro-democracy uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt have resonated around the world, with even the Wall Street Journal going so far as to headline one column, “The Arab World's 1989?” Hosni Mubarak's resignation from his position as...
Tags: History, Stress, Ethics, Ruhollah Khomeini, National Government
For the Los Angeles TimesLate for Tea at the Deer Palace The Lost Dreams of My Iraqi Family Tamara Chalabi Harper: 414 pp., $27.99 Tamara Chalabi is the daughter of the controversial Iraqi politician and opposition leader, Ahmad Chalabi, one of the leaders of the Iraqi...
One sign a winter storm is on the way: Nearly bare bread shelves at local grocery stores. Another: Tired cashiers. On Monday, especially between 2 and 8 p.m., shoppers swarmed local grocery stores in search of snowstorm essentials: bread, milk, eggs,...
Tags: Breads, Meijer, Inc., Homes, Weather Reports, Snow Storms
I often receive questions about miracles but rarely answer them. This isn't because I don't believe in miracles — because I do — but rather because there are some things from God that don't lend themselves to easy, facile explanations. Some...
Some things to know about our group: Spirituality Discussed is a book group meeting at the Warrenville Public Library on the third Monday of each month. We have 17 active members from suburbs such as Wheaton, Naperville, Aurora, Batavia and Romeoville. In...
Show TrackerClick here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 4 - 10 in PDF format This week's TV Movies The Early Show Chef Alton Brown. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N)......
Jacket CopyIn books this Sunday, we look at God. And may lightning not strike us by beginning with Richard Dawkins, mobbed by fans at an atheist convention. Susan Salter-Reynolds talks to him about his new book. In "The Greatest Show on......
++++++++++++++++++++ || Fiction || Weeks on list || || 1. || The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown (Doubleday: $25.99) Harvard professor Robert Langdon uses his symbology skills to find a missing Freemason in Washington, D.C. || 4 || || 2. || The Help by Kathryn...
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