| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: I'm a member of the U.S. Power Squadron, and every year we hold a non-sectarian memorial service in a church for members who died the previous year. The doxology is sung after the offering. This response refers to the Father, Son and Holy Ghost....
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:20 AM
The Supreme Court on Friday gave the Little Sisters of the Poor, a Catholic order of nuns, temporary relief on their claim that filling out a government form saying they're against providing contraceptive services to employees was tantamount to...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Pete Seeger was best known as a folk singer, an archivist and writer, and the purveyor of such beamed-from-the-heavens standards as "We Shall Overcome," "If I Had a Hammer" and "Turn, Turn, Turn."
But among the musician's most important roles was one...
| Dec 17, 2013
A judge has ordered a Colorado baker to make wedding cakes for gay couples, despite the baker's religious objection.
Thank God. I mean, what if the baker was allowed to get away with not making a wedding cake? It's a slippery slope....
| Dec 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
It's been a tough 24 hours for the "Duck Dynasty" cast -- or for Phil Robertson, at least.
In case you've missed the media blitz, the reality star was lambasted online and then promptly suspended from the A&E reality series in the wake of his comments...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Hampton Roads remembers slain civil rights hero Martin Luther King Jr. with a variety of musical salutes, parades and gatherings. Here are news releases containing details of some events taking place Jan. 17-20, 2014.
| Jan 15, 2014
| 6:30 AM
When UConn assistant football coach Ernest Jones talked about spirituality in his role as director of player engagement, he set off a controversy that prompted the school president to say that "employees can't appear to endorse or advocate for a...
| Jan 19, 2014
The message is as important as ever, but the ones delivering it have changed.
As South Florida celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day, professors, pastors and public servants say unlike black leaders of the past, who came from the church, today's leaders...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:24 PM
Leaders of the faith communities in Central Florida will join in an Interfaith Prayer Service for Peace at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 14, at St. James Cathedral, 215 North Orange Ave. in downtown Orlando.
The service will include readings from the Qur&...
| Jan 18, 2014
E-books have taken off in a huge way among the iPad- and Kindle-obsessed, but one electronic tome that's topping the charts — both free and paid-for — is Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf," the book of political writings by the Nazi leader...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Friday's print column From the request line: "A column on the collapse (or not) of the liberal/progressive narrative in light of the Obamacare debacle." Don't get me wrong, I'm not hard up for column ideas. But they're all my ideas,......