Gospels according to Cheney

...biblical scholar Bart Ehrman demonstrates in his book "Misquoting Jesus," that passage and others were indeed inserted into the Gospels - by copyists whose transcriptions were once the primary means by which Bibles and other books were disseminated. We're...
Wake up

...there but sometimes gets lost in comparison to "love each other" is "wake up!" The call to wake up appears throughout the Gospels. I knew when I drove to church one day when I was supposed to take my daughter to practice, that I needed to wake up. Pay...
Easter: A glorious mystery post with a bit of trepidation. In providing Bible study for the prisoners, we focused on the passion narratives of the gospels since we were in the midst of the Lenten season and heading into Easter. My trepidation turned to amazement as I saw the looks...
Martha Redbone to play in Juneau Sept. 30

...Garden Of Love." The album includes influences from Redbone's southeastern upbringing, as well as elements of folk, country gospel, stomp chants, old-time string band and other genres.The New Yorker wrote of the album: "In a brilliant collision of...
Who's your diva, week 4 that child back in elementary school. I have always sung gospel as a rule, so "Alabaster Box" holds a special place in my...or performance: My favorite local performance is the annual Gospel Choir hosted by Rev. Bobby Lewis and pianist Eustace Johnson...
Pope's message to Cuba: Be willing to change

...several more years, but Sept. 21 - the feast of St. Matthew - has remained a crucial reference point for the pope."This Gospel of St. Matthew, this experience of Jesus who looks him in the eye and calls him to conversion to follow him, is something...
Nation and World
Pope meets Fidel Castro after warning against ideology

...discs with Llorente's voice as well as copies of his papal encyclical "Praise Be" and previous document, "The Joy of the Gospel." Castro gave the pope a book of his musings on religion, written with the Brazilian cleric Frei Betto.Austen Ivereigh...
Nation and World
DOT map reveals impact of budget cuts on snow removal

...will depend on a variety of factors, including how thick the snowfall is, so the DOT's map shouldn't be taken as absolute gospel.According to DOT-supplied figures, Juneau's winter maintenance staff includes 12 plow operators and one foreman. Together...
State | Local
Fall Arts Preview: Season of beginnings

...Centennial Hall. Political comedy.? Wearable Art Extravaganza 2016: "Reflections." Feb. 13-14, Centennial Hall.? Gospel workshops and celebration with Rev. Bobby Lewis, Feb. 15-16. A popular annual event,? Performance: Wonderheads, March...
Sanders courts Christian conservative students

...the home of Michael Gillette, Lynchburg's mayor.Pointing to Scripture, Sanders cited the "Golden Rule" of Matthew's Gospel as a guiding principle to treat others as you would like to be treated.As the U.S. prepares for the arrival of Pope Francis...
Nation and World


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