In this activist denomination the Holy Spirit is often imagined as a divine wrecking ball, smashing oppression and clearing the debris of injustice
As I packed my office at my last church, I gathered loose index cards from every conceivable surface.
Not to put too fine a point on it, but . . . hogwash. Hooey. Balderdash.
Philosopher and political theorist Herbert Marcuse, 1898–1979, said that, in his time, we had developed an "authoritarian ritualization of discourse."
Although many people don't know it, the famous expression "Pride goes before a fall" comes from the Bible.
If you want to make a difference, you will face some heat.
Emily C. Heath
On Easter Monday the big celebration is over.
Long journeys can reveal, deeply, the nature of the traveler.
Kenneth L. Samuel
As a prank, I, along with four of my college senior class colleagues conspired to steal the bell that was stationed at a corner of our college square.
When you pray, how do you begin?