A Putin craze takes hold in Middle East

BEIRUT - Amid the ornate walls of Damascus' famed Omayyad Mosque, preacher Maamoun Rahmeh stood before worshippers last week, declaring Russian President Vladimir Putin a "giant and beloved leader" who...
Nation and World
Street preacher arrested in Haines

An Oregon street preacher who is accused of posting threatening online messages regarding his local county officials and his ex-wife and her family was...
Outside editorial: Amid anger, comfort the grieving about 45 miles west of Charleston, you always heard about some important conference or gathering at Emanuel. Its preachers sounded like royalty to us. Later, as a student at the College of Charleston and then as a reporter for the Charleston Post...
BRAZIL BEAT: England goalie Hart OK with new ball

...arm around Gonzalez in front of a small crowd that included Mexican soccer fans in tall sombreros, well-dressed street preachers and a sunburnt cyclist who pedaled 3,500 kilometers from Argentina. "The fight is over. Now it's time to party...
Biologist encourages evangelical Christians picture, if you know him only by his scientific reputation, but E.O. Wilson confesses it freely: He loves watching preachers on television. Sound off on the important issues at Wilson is an internationally renowned biologist who has based his extraordinarily...
A man in search of miracles

...revival in Centennial Hall to be healed of her cerebral palsy. The 13-year-old came to pray for another family member. But preachers David Hogan and Bill Norton seemed drawn to the blond girl holding herself in a walker. Hogan stood near her, holding a...
Church is something like a cake

...the church, it helps to have enough know-how and ingenuity to make suitable substitutions. (Like choir directors and preachers, perhaps?) One thing I'd like to make immediately clear. The minister is not the cake. The cake is not made of only...
Explore alternatives or lose" reality of the right. It is the kind of impulsive and emotional decision-making dreamed of by soap box preachers of self-serving self-interest and fear-based politics. Between perverting the environment via drilling and the certain...
The Gospel according to Glenn Beck

...In response, the Rev. Jim Wallis, a preacher of the social gospel and president and...I ran Beck's comments by two other preachers of my acquaintance, and they seconded...King preached a social gospel. Even the preachers in the anti-abortion movement preach...
Religious core values resonate

...of his own faith, people of his own nations - that Islamic preachers must proclaim that they do not want these people in their...not a core value of Islam. In the same manner, Christian preachers have to tell their congregations that hatred, revenge, violence...


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