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Living & Growing: Opening the heart through difficult times bootstraps, when I can admit and accept my pain and reach out to God and others for comfort and strength, that is when my heart opens.? Wendy Hamilton is a clergy member of Eckankar, the religion of the Light and Sound of God.
Clergy, members gather for Palm Sunday service

...Catholic Bishop of Juneau, the Most Rev. Edward J. Burns, clergy and faithful from the Catholic, Orthodox and Episcopal communities...Easter on the same day this year. In addition to Bishop Burns, clergy participating in the Palm Sunday service were Anchorage priest...
Coming out

...discriminating against loving parents and led me with other clergy to found Colorado Clergy for Equality in Marriage, a coalition for which...a religious rite as well as a social contract. Clergy often officiate at ceremonies that are at once religious...
Alaska Editorial: Governor's denial of information thwarts public's right to know

...chain-of-command abuses, fell under the privilege between clergy members and their parishioners. Furthermore, Mr. Ruaro cited...regard to Mr. Ruaro's rationale that communications with clergy are privileged, that argument would hold water if the communications...
Pastor defrocked over gay wedding is reinstated

...its entirety," including its ban on clergy performing same-sex marriages.Schaefer...practicing homosexuals" from becoming clergy and forbid ministers from performing same-sex marriages.Traditionalists say clergy have no right to break church law just...
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Vatican: Many Catholics ignore teachings on sex

...divorce.Thousands of ordinary Catholics, clergy and academics responded, providing the...Some observations inferred that the clergy sometimes feel so unsuited and ill-prepared...general, to a negative experience with the clergy and other persons," it said. "Sex...
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Mormon church bucks the trend

...from the first day of services.Unlike many churches, which have professional clergy keeping the church open throughout the day, the LDS church is served by lay-clergy and the building is closed and empty when not in use. It can be used for non-church...
Eloping in Alaska

...procrastinatorial rush of energy that comes with a looming deadline. While I have built some positive relationships with local clergy, neither Todd nor I participate in organized religion, so a traditional church wedding wasn't for us. Juneau doesn't...
Practicing the Serenity Prayer

...For every ailment under the sun, there is a remedy or there is none. If there be one, try to find it. If there be none, never mind it."? Wendy Hamilton is a Clergy member of Eckankar, the Religion of the Light and Sound of God.
Attempt something scary every day

...out of comfort zones.Shepherd of the Valley received a grant of $50,000 to enable me to participate in the 2013 National Clergy Renewal Program funded by the Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment Inc. and administered by Christian Theological Seminary...


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