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Easter

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  • Review: 'Heaven Is for Real' soars best when grounded in earthly life

    Conviction is the word that keeps coming to mind in watching "Heaven Is for Real," the latest faith-based film to debut this Passover-Easter season. It is there in Todd Burpo's story of his 4-year-old son's near-death experience, which the Nebraska...
  • Hard-boiled eggs: OK, we tried it your way. But my way wins again.

    Hard-boiled eggs: OK, we tried it your way. But my way wins again.
    Call it the Great Easter Egg Smackdown of 2014. Every time I write about hard-boiled eggs, I seem to get a flood of mail telling me, essentially, "You're an idiot, and you're doing it all wrong." So this year I threw down the gauntlet. On our Daily Dish...
  • After Supreme Court prayer decision, Satanist offers his own prayer

    After Supreme Court prayer decision, Satanist offers his own prayer
    Today, in a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the right of a town board in upstate New York, and by extension, governmental bodies everywhere, to begin official meetings with a Christian prayer. "Ceremonial prayer," the court said, is not...
  • The Supreme Court got it wrong on prayer at public meetings

    Local governments should not invite members of the clergy to pray at public meetings. Why not? Because people of all religious beliefs — and people with no religious beliefs — come to such meetings to seek the aid of their elected...
  • Broadway Box Office: 'Phantom of the Opera,' 'Cinderella' Get All Hopped Up on Easter

    The Easter Bunny brought a whopper of a basket to Broadway last week, as the overlap of the holiday with Gotham schools' spring break schedule resurrected sales so boffo they wouldn't be out of place during the year-end yuletide weeks that are the Rialto'...
  • Religion brief

    Easter egg hunt  Gethsemane Baptist Church holds its annual Easter Egg Hunt beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 19, for children through grade five at 14135 Burntwoods Road in Glenwood. The event will be held rain or shine and will include arts and...
  • Green "swaps" will make for a cleaner, healthier home this spring

    After what could arguably be called the "winter from hell," it will be nice to open the windows again and welcome the light and warmth of spring. To get into the swing of things, why not make some green swaps around your home? They're not hard and don't...
  • NHL releases Stanley Cup playoff schedule for Ducks, Kings

    The Ducks open their first-round playoff series against the Dallas Stars with Game 1 at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Honda Center, and the Kings open the postseason against the Sharks at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in San Jose. Unlike in last year's playoffs, there are...
  • Obama: Religious intolerance has 'no place in our society'

    WASHINGTON -- President Obama on Monday called on Americans to stand up against religious bigotry as he offered his support to the families of those killed in shootings at two Jewish community centers in the Kansas City area. “Nobody should have...
  • Free tour of chocolate factory in Greenacres

    Free tour of chocolate factory in Greenacres
    There’s a sweet treat in store this Easter season. Assuming you didn’t give up chocolate for Lent. Hoffman’s Chocolate is offering a free tour of its chocolate factory, photos with the Easter Bunny and a chance to win an Easter...
  • In Theory: Should the Boy Scouts salute inclusion?

    One of the topics up for discussion at the national meeting of the Presbyterian Church (USA) this year is the suggestion that the Boy Scouts institute polices that allow membership and leadership in the organization regardless of gender and sexual...