| Sep 27, 2010
| 3:10 PM
When the Rev. Christian Mondor began surfing, he was more of a menace to the waves than a blessing of them.
The vicar emeritus at Sts. Simon & Jude Catholic Church in Huntington Beach first hit the waves in the late 1930s. At the time, he lacked a...
| May 8, 2012
PIX11's Lisa Mateo attends an anti-bullying event with WWE and The Creative Coalition. It provides students with positive tools to prevent bullying in their schools and communities.
The mission of be a STAR is to ensure a positive and equitable social...
| Dec 6, 2011
Long before "green" was an environmental adjective, the Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life was showing what green Judaism looked like. Formed in 1992, the organization has become the taproot for the Jewish response to several mounting...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 3:00 PM
A disgruntled former Whole Foods employee in Toronto sent a point-by-point email Friday, lambasting the company's feel-good, earthy ethos, and tearing into the managers -- addressing them directly, one by one.
On the Whole Foods website, the company...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:59 PM
It was meant to be a lesson in Christianity, but for one Dauphin County teen, the lesson may have gone too far.
14-year-old Riley Noble* of Middletown, was one of a group of teens at Wednesday’s youth group at the Glad Tidings Assembly of God...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 7:24 PM
SAN DIEGO - Dozens of tea party members held signs and American flags outside Westview High School in the Poway Unified School District in support of a teacher forced to take down signs with the word "God" from his classroom walls.
| May 18, 2011
| 3:08 PM
Q. An American evangelical group called the Cornwall Alliance has placed itself in the center of debate over the environment by taking a hard line against green groups. Using the Dominion Mandate — the verse in Genesis about God giving man...
| Oct 31, 2011
Amid graves that have been cleared of leaves and adorned with wreathes of thyme and mint, members of the Wisconsin-based Wiccan church Circle Sanctuary on Monday will celebrate the last day of a pagan festival that rings in the new year and honors the...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 3:57 PM
After musician and mullet-offender Billy Ray Cyrus, known these days as Disney offspring Miley Cyrus' dad, filed for a divorce from his wife in late 2010 that went nowhere, he did what any sensible celebrity would do and quickly outlined his family...
| Jun 13, 2009
Thomas Berry, a cultural historian and specialist in Asian religions who in his later life became a leading thinker on religion and the environment, has died. He was 94.
Berry died June 1 at the Well-Spring Retirement Community in Greensboro, N.C.,...
| Jan 31, 2010
I Am an Emotional
The Secret Life of Girls Around
Villard: 150 pp., $20
In this series of monologues, Eve Ensler, author of "The Vagina Monologues," imagines the voices of teenage girls from around the world. "As a...
| Dec 28, 2007
As Gregory Rodriguez notes in his column, environmentalism has become a secular proxy religion. And it's growing faster than any of the world's traditional beliefs. Sadly, Rodriguez fails to note that the productive scientific motives and technologies...