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Pentecost

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  • Measure up, word nerds

    I’d like to go to church this morning, Pentecost and all that, but there are all those people circling the house, pounding feebly at the door, and pleading for the answers to yesterday’s quiz on word nerdiness.
  • In 1965, it was a bee - not texting - that caused traffic accident [History Matters]

    May 1965 Bad buzz "Bee Causes Accident: Electric Cut 2 Hours: "While Stanley Randolf Moore of Guildord Road, was driving down Oakland Mill Road near Guilford last Sunday, a bee flew into his car distracting him according to police reports, and...

    Faith, hope, and tolerance

    What with provisions of the Affordable Care Act and the Supreme Court's ruling that laws permitting gay marriage are constitutional, there has been a great deal of carrying on from various Christian groups and individuals claiming that their free exercise...

    Suspect in city barricade incident identified

    A man who police say attacked his girlfriend and shot himself following a barricaded stand-off with police at his Northeast Baltimore home has been identified as Ansley Turner, 28. Turner was was found dead in the basement of his home in the 5700 block...

    Whit Sunday and gooseberry tarts

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS: Today is Whit Sunday for many Christians. Also called Whitsunday, Whitsuntide or just Whitsun, it marks seven weeks, or 50 days (Pentecost in Greek) from Easter Sunday, and the day when the Holy Spirit descended on...