featured-thousand-dollar-genome
The Thousand-Dollar Genome
August 9, 2013
The Thousand-Dollar Genome
“Our main goal is not to cause any harm or additional stress to families,” says Nancy Spinner, head of genomic diagnostics at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
August 9, 2013
1648-featured
Interfaith Village in Israel, Churches and Domestic Abuse, LDS Pageant
August 2, 2013
Interfaith Village in Israel, Churches and Domestic Abuse, LDS Pageant
An “oasis of peace” in Israel where Christians, Jews, and Muslims choose to live together; a Chicago priest who wants parishes to do more for the victims of domestic abuse; and an annual outdoor production based on the Book of Mormon.
August 2, 2013
interfaith-village-800
Interfaith Village in Israel
August 2, 2013
Interfaith Village in Israel
"I’d like people to know that there are a lot of people in this country who are into dialogue, education, getting to know one another, trying to, trying to live together," says Rabbi Ron Kronish, director of the Interreligious Coordinating Council in Jerusalem.
August 2, 2013
churches-domestic-violence-800
Churches and Domestic Violence
August 2, 2013
Churches and Domestic Violence
"Priests generally do not talk about it. And most dioceses in the United States have no services, or very limited services, for victims of domestic violence," says Father Charles Dahm, who is leading a campaign in Chicago to change that.
August 2, 2013
lds-pageant-800
LDS Pageant
August 2, 2013
LDS Pageant
Last year was the 75th anniversary of the annual Hill Cumorah Pageant near Palmyra, New York, a lavish outdoor theatrical production of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, based on the Book of Mormon.
August 2, 2013
brent-hanson-800
Brent Hanson Extended Interview
August 2, 2013
Brent Hanson Extended Interview
The primary goal of the annual Hill Cumorah Pageant in Palmyra, New York "is to reach out to people who might be curious about what makes Mormons tick...It's really a non-threatening way to get some connection to this religion," says Brent Hanson, artistic director of the pageant.
August 2, 2013
1647-featured-1
Papal Trip to Brazil, Sikhs One Year Later, Artist Tobi Kahn
July 26, 2013
Papal Trip to Brazil, Sikhs One Year Later, Artist Tobi Kahn
A conversation with Rev. Thomas Reese SJ about pope's visit to Brazil; one-year anniversary of Sikh temple shooting in Oak Creek, Wisconsin; and Jewish artist Tobi Kahn and his spiritual "end-of-life" art.
July 26, 2013
pope-brazil-featured-1
Papal Trip to Brazil
July 26, 2013
Papal Trip to Brazil
Latin American liberation theologians, according to Rev Thomas Reese, SJ, say the pope may not use the words liberation theology, ”but he certainly talks the talk: his concern for the poor, his desire to empower the poor to take responsibility and to be part of the community—this is very ...
July 26, 2013
sikh-one-year-featured-1
Sikhs One Year Later
July 26, 2013
Sikhs One Year Later
When Sikhs began to restore their gurdwara in Oak Creek, “I saw the spirit of chardi kala, everlasting hope and optimism, in the community,” recalls activist Valarie Kaur.
July 26, 2013
valarie-kaur-featured
Valarie Kaur Extended Interview
July 26, 2013
Valarie Kaur Extended Interview
"In more than 100 years of living and working in this country it was the first time the Sikh community entered national attention. It was the first time we stood in the national spotlight. It took a butchering for it to happen but it was a moment when the kind of love and support that was expressed ...
July 26, 2013
major-kamal-featured-1
Major Kamal Kalsi on Sikhs as Soldiers
July 26, 2013
Major Kamal Kalsi on Sikhs as Soldiers
"You can not have a peace without justice. So we learned to defend not only ourselves, we were taught to defend the defenseless," says U.S. Army officer Major Kamal Kalsi.
July 26, 2013
tobi-kahn-featured-1
Artist Tobi Kahn
July 26, 2013
Artist Tobi Kahn
"God moves through the artist," says Rev. Walter Smith, president of the HeathCare Chaplaincy in New York City, and the paintings, sculpture, and installations that result are "avodah"—a single act of both work and worship.
July 26, 2013
Page 28 of 162« First...1020...2627282930...405060...Last »