On Friday at 7 p.m. Lyad Burnat, a leader of the non-violent popular resistance in Bil'in, Palestine, will be speaking at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane.Read More »
Despite a deep drop in the number of Americans who identify with a particular faith, the country could be on the cusp of a religious renaissance, says Frank Newport, editor-in-chief of The Gallup Poll.Read More »
I have been interested in the conversations in our nation since the massacre of the children in Newton, Conn.
It is clear that the event has pushed some beyond the standard language of the past.Read More »
Spokane Faith & Values readers packed the house this morning at Chairs Coffee where we held our first "Coffee Talk."
More than 30 people came to the event to talk with six of our writers about faith, God and the Newtown shooting.Read More »
Happy 2013! That is, assuming you don't think 13 is unlucky. The reasons people think this are endless. In Christianity, 13 is considered fateful because there were supposedly 13 people at the Last Supper. But, apparently, it’s going to be a big year for weddings. It’s cheaper to get married in year ending in 13, ya’ know.Read More »
I am not a gun nut, I am an outdoorsman. I am a Democrat, I am a Christian, I am a believer in the rule of law and I cherish life, not only mine but of all. And I am disgusted.Read More »