Ig Nobel prizes awarded

...people who see human faces in slices of toast. Although the title of the study was called "Seeing Jesus in Toast," no actual images of Jesus were shown. But the study found that in people who merely think they see a face in a slice of toast...
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The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Owls, by David Sedaris5. Orange Is the New Black, by Piper Kerman6. Quiet, by Susan Cain7. Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, by Reza Aslan8. Behind the Beautiful Forevers, by Katherine Boo9. The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William...
Defeating the violence and ideology of ISIS

...expression and association is not curtailed by blasphemy laws or fear of mob violence because of real or imagined insults to Jesus, Moses or other revered religious figures. In the United States and Europe, it is not a death penalty offense to convert...
Mormon church bucks the trend

...first services last Sunday.The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has added...once again a personal relationship with Jesus Christ."Can church leaders " go:Open house for the new Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day SaintsThursday and...
Reflecting on a just wage this Labor Day weekend

...the patron saint of workers. He is referred to as St. Joseph the Worker. He taught Jesus the skill of carpentry. Jesus spent his time with fishermen. Jesus knew the fulfillment of one's livelihood coming from the "sweat of the brow." On...
Today in History

...nominated Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan for president, opened in Chicago.In 1877, the second president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Brigham Young, died in Salt Lake City, Utah, at age 76.In 1910, Korean Emperor Sunjong...
Living and Growing

...One of the oldest Christian communities in the world, a church whose language of public prayer is Aramaic, the language of Jesus, is threatened with destruction as its faithful are forced to flee for their lives and their churches and monasteries are being...
Death Notice: Ray Jensen

...After high school, Jensen served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He then enlisted in the Air...Morgan, Utah. A funeral was held Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Lemon Creek.
Death Notices
Kiatcha Lie

...through bedtime Bible stories and prayer times. Her love of Jesus influenced every aspect of her life. Kiatcha died on July 19...join Leif (whom she had been missing for two years) and the Jesus she loved. She is survived by her daughter Linda Kathrine Lie...
Today in history

...Harry S. Truman to be vice president.On this date:In 1773, Pope Clement XIV issued an order suppressing the Society of Jesus, or Jesuits. (The Society was restored by Pope Pius VII in 1814.)In 1861, during the Civil War, the first Battle of...


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