Maybe the End of Time Is Really About All Times

What do the New Testament Book of Revelation, Northwest BachFest, Albrecht Dürer, Olivier Messiaen and wine have in common? They all came together on February 25 at Barrister Winery when Zuill Bailey, Artistic Director of Northwest BachFest and three phenomenal musicians performed Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time.

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Spokane’s Harmony Woods Retreat Center Provides Sacred Space for All

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When one opens the door and steps into Harmony Woods Retreat Center these words greet guests: “Please remove your shoes for the place in which you stand is holy ground.” Christi Ortiz, and her husband, Fernando, who built this yurt on their own property during COVID restrictions, hope all who enter their now one-year-old retreat center feel this sense of sacred with them.

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Why Church Adepts Must Be Willing to Forgive

Why Church Adepts Must Be Willing to Forgive Sponsored Content Forgiveness is a fundamental aspect of many faiths and ethical systems that holds significant power. Refusing to forgive or holding grudges can cause emotional and physical harm, and the effects can be long-lasting. The importance of forgiveness is so substantial …

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Israel’s Hard Right Turn Compromises Democracy

To secure his sixth turn as prime minister, Netanyahu has forged a coalition with Israel’s most extreme political and religious interests. His retainers support settlement expansion on the West Bank further aggravating relations with Israeli Palestinians and prompting new violence.

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