What do you think? Is “Duck Dynasty” star Phil Robertson getting a raw deal for expressing his homophobic beliefs in GQ, or was the A&E network right to suspend him for his comments? Daniel Burke of CNN’s Belief Blog reports:
Day: December 19, 2013
The New Mexico Supreme Court today has legalized same-sex marriage. From the Washington Post:
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New information regarding our attitudes about Christmas, from the Religion and Public Life Project of Pew Research: Nine-in-ten Americans say they celebrate Christmas, and three-quarters say they believe in the virgin birth of Jesus. But only about half see Christmas mostly as a religious holiday, while one-third view it as more of a cultural holiday.
The New York Daily News reports that a Christmas book has been pulled from school shelves in Volusia County, Fla., after a parent complained about its religious content and racially offensive overtones. “The Legend of the Candy Cane,” published by Zondervan, looks like a hideous read on a number of levels, asserting that Jesus is …
The Feast Day of Lillian Trasher Everyday Mysteries With others she manages a website for the Diocese of Colorado highlighting congregations’ creative ministries: