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'Wisdom of the Grandmothers' film debuts

...Several of the women she interviewed were in Juneau last week for the screening, including Adelina Alva Padilla, spiritual leader of the Chumash Tribe from Santa Ynez, Calif., and Patricia Richards, of Palm Desert, Calif. Also in Juneau...
Spiritual leader Shook to hold Interplay introduction class

Judy Shook, a local spiritual leader who combines art, poetry, sacred dance, singing, creative ritual and storytelling to enable people in new ways of relating...
Parade to honor Walter Soboleff Day

...statesman and his family," Rep. Sam Kito III, D-Juneau, said in March.Soboleff died in 2011 at 102. He was a spiritual leader and elder statesman who championed Native rights, cultural education and love. Walter Soboleff Day will be celebrated...
Empire Editorial: The only way to lead is by example

...they follow in the shadow of a boss' bad example. A congregation may forever be scarred as they grapple with a spiritual leader who now seems less than holy. Leadership can be lonely. Managers, principals, superintendents and spiritual leaders...
Celebrating Walter Soboleff Day: A Remembrance

When longtime Juneau and Alaska Tlingit spiritual leader, elder statesman and Native icon Walter Soboleff died May 22, 2011 at age 102, he was surrounded by family in his home.Daughter...
Tinaa Art Auction a big success

...currently under construction on Front Street downtown. The building, named for a highly influential Tlingit elder and spiritual leader who died in 2011 at age 102, will house an array of art programs, as well as performance and exhibit spaces and...
Imparting words of wisdom

...Natives convention that begins Thursday.The Elders and Youth conference opened with a blessing from Athabascan spiritual leader Rev. Anna Frank. Delegates then heard remarks from Medicine Crow, the ubiquitous Willie Hensley and gubernatorial...
Dr. Walter Soboleff Day passes House of Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian cultures."Dr. Walter Soboleff was a man we all loved and admired as a spiritual leader and as a teacher," Munoz said. "He led by example. His words, deeds, and his very presence were imbued with...
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The risk of living one's faith is real

...put a gun to the back of his head." I listened to his words in horror.A month ago Patriarch Tawadros II, the spiritual leader of the largest Christian community in Egypt, the Coptic Orthodox Church, met with Pope Francis at the Vatican in...
Bill would create Walter Soboleff Day

...woods' at the age of 102," the release stated."Dr. Walter Soboleff was a man we all loved and admired as a spiritual leader and as a teacher," Munoz said in the release. "He led by example. His words, deeds, and his very presence...


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