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Episcopalians vote to allow gay marriage in churches lead the Diocese of New Hampshire.On the eve of the U.S. vote, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, spiritual leader of the world's Anglicans, issued a statement expressing deep concern about the move to change the definition of...
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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...
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...
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...
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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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...
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...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...elder Walter Soboleff. The bi-partisan legislation will create Walter Soboleff Day, honoring the life of the spiritual leader and teacher who died in 2011 at age 102. Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau, Rep. Beth Kerttula, D-Juneau, Rep...
Empire Editorial: The only way to lead is by example

...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, to name only a few, are held to a higher standard...
SHI's Tinaa auction brings together works by major Northwest Coast artists

...North Director Aldona Jonaitis for the auction's catalogue.Soboleff, a highly influential Tlingit elder and spiritual leader, died in May 2011 at age 102.Another piece that honors Soboleff directly is Haida artist Zachary Knapp's "Raven...


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