Bishop Mark Beckwith of Newark is proposing that parishes in his diocese take part in “memorials to the lost” on Sunday, December 13, 2015 to mark “Gun Violence Sabbath.”
Day: August 7, 2015
Does the very act of polling the public about religion and their beliefs distort the results we read?
Jon Stewart has signed off hosting Comedy Central’s The Daily Show. In addition to commenting on politics and skewering politicians, he also turned a satiric and critical eye on religion.
Marci A. Hamilton, of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University, says that the concept of “religious freedom” has been hijacked by those who seek political advantage and seek to overturn policy by appealing to one’s beliefs.
Greg and the crew ask what is news and journalism in the age of social media, also in the conversation, Café Editor Jon White
Bishop Marianne Budde reflects on the experience of two priests who were stopped by the police while driving through North Carolina with members of their family.
British filmmaker Jessica Bishopp follows the Rev. Sharon Francis as she recalls “what it felt like to be ‘called by God.'”
What happens when you reach the limits of what you can do for others?
This film is filled with human-ness. The characters are vulnerable without being sappy. They depict the end of an era (high school) as they reflect on the “last-ness” of it all.