| Jan 22, 2013
The Rev. Eric W. Gritsch, a prominent Lutheran theologian, educator and author whose teaching career at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Gettysburg, Pa., spanned more than three decades, died Dec. 29 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center of...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 5:53 PM
There is something about me that is happier when accompanied by a small boy.... Perhaps besides the sexual element, the child in me wants a playmate.
— Father Robert Van Handel
Damian Eckert turned on the computer in his in-laws' home...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 10:19 AM
Mount Mat Madness, regarded as one of the top wrestling tournaments in the country until going on a one-year hiatus, is returning this weekend at UMBC with 28 teams from Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania and Virginia.
"Usually, when you want to go to a...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 3:01 PM
HOUSTON (AP) — Lizbeth Tulloch just could not leave her long career as an oil industry lawyer to spend years at a seminary.
She couldn't ignore her call to ministry either.
Tulloch finally found a way to explore her faith without risking her legal...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 5:09 AM
WILMORE — Asbury Theological Seminary has been awarded a two-year $18,000 grant by the Dora Tes Basileas Foundation to establish a community garden on its Kentucky campus. Slated to begin in the spring, the raised bed community garden will feature...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 8:02 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- The Rev. Christine Humphrey will celebrate the First Sunday of Advent with Rite II at 10 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, at Christ Episcopal Church in Charlevoix.
Humphrey was born and raised in Lansing, graduating from J.W. Sexton High School. Her...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 7:24 PM
Bishop Kuang-hsun Ting, who was one of the most influential Christian figures in China as the longtime leader of the country's government-sanctioned Protestant church, has died. He was 97.
Ting died Nov. 22 at his home in Nanjing, according to...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:09 PM
Though the Seminary Co-op's new digs will be almost three times the size of its former basement lair, the architects have worked closely with the bookstore's management to recreate the labyrinthine, wandering sense of discovery.
For Stanley Tigerman,...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Last Sunday morning I arrived at Seminary Co-op Bookstore in Hyde Park a couple of hours before it opened. The Co-op, founded by 17 University of Chicago students in 1961 and beloved by Hyde Park, had spent its 51 years in the cloistered, claustrophobic,...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 9:20 AM
In 51 years, no concussions. Despite low-hanging pipes that loop across ceilings and snake down walls, work spaces with clearances barely 5 feet high, and a tight maze full of blind spots where customers could easily collide — the Seminary Co-op...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 7:40 AM
With great thanksgiving for his life and ministry, the Diocese of Gaylord announces that the Most Reverend Patrick R. Cooney, our beloved Bishop emeritus, passed into eternal life Monday morning, Oct. 15, 2012. Bishop Cooney was 78 years old.