Day: September 6, 2016

Nicholas Kristof’s definition of religion

Nicholas Kristof’s definition of religion

In a candid column (not unusual) about his own religion (not as usual), the New York Times’ Nicholas Kristof explores the current perceptions of religious ritual, dogmatism, interpretation and exclusion, in Christianity but also in Judaism and Islam. Jesus never mentioned gays or abortion but focused on the sick and the poor, yet some Christian […]

Remembrances of 9/11 near Ground Zero

Remembrances of 9/11 near Ground Zero

Trinity Wall Street and St. Paul’s Chapel in New York City will mark the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon this Sunday with worship services all day, the ringing of bells, prayer, music and compline. From Tribeca Online: St. Paul’s Chapel, part of the Episcopal parish of […]