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  • Oral Roberts dies at 91; televangelist was pioneering preacher of the 'prosperity gospel'

    Oral Roberts dies at 91; televangelist was pioneering preacher of the 'prosperity gospel'
    Oral Roberts, a dirt-poor Oklahoma farm boy who popularized the idea of a "prosperity gospel" while becoming one of the world's most recognizable televangelists, died Tuesday. He was 91. Roberts, founder of the university in Tulsa, Okla., that is named...
  • 'The Office': The tale of two Santas

     
    Santa Claus is coming to town! And over in Scranton, they get two! At the onset, we learn Dwight is too tired in December to continue his evil plot against Jim. Thanks, Dwight! I was getting too tired of it,......
  • Gao Brothers continue to rile art world with Lenin-Mao sculpture

     
    Vladimir Lenin and Mao Zedong are long dead and buried. But like Jesus Christ, they are continually resurrected by artists looking to get a rise out of curators, collectors, journalists and government censors. One of the latest incarnations of communism'...
  • Monster Mash: Catholic Church sues over Rio's Christ statue; Abel Ferrara headed to Broadway; Indian artist offered sanctuary

     
    -- Iconic figure: Brazil's Catholic Church is suing Columbia Pictures for using what it claims to be unauthorized images of Rio's famous "Christ the Redeemer" statue in the recent movie "2012." (Agence France-Presse) -- Career makeover: Filmmaker Abel...
  • Weekly remarks: Obama on Easter unity, GOP's Kevin McCarthy on jobs and jobs

     
    The Democrat notes a unifying holiday; the Republican worries over vastly expanded spending and federal debts....
  • Gomez vows to be an advocate for L.A.'s immigrants, the less fortunate

     
    Cardinal Roger Mahony on Tuesday introduced Los Angeles to his successor, San Antonio Archbishop Jose Gomez, saying Gomez would be an advocate for the city's vast immigrant community as well as the less fortunate. "Over the years he has been......
  • An Iranian's vision of Jesus' life stirs debate

    An Iranian's vision of Jesus' life stirs debate
    Another in a series of occasional articles. TEHRAN -- A man wrapped in a shawl stood at the door. "This is Jesus," said another man. Jesus sat and peeled an orange as his companion, Nader Talebzadeh, began to speak, precisely, so as not to be...
  • Italian museum defies pope over crucified frog

    Italian museum defies pope over crucified frog
    An Italian museum today defied Pope Benedict and refused to remove a modern art sculpture portraying a crucified green frog holding a beer mug and an egg that the Vatican had condemned as blasphemous. The board of the Museion museum in the northern...
  • 'The Sacred Made Real' at National Gallery

    'The Sacred Made Real' at National Gallery
    Any tourist quickly senses something different in the churches of Spain. Unlike the pure idealized figures of Christ in most of the rest of Europe, those of Spain seem to bleed. The skins show bruising, the eyes droop in anguish, the feet gnarl in pain....
  • The Siren's Call: What really happened to the Knights Templar?

    The Siren's Call: What really happened to the Knights Templar?
    The Templars were an elite taskforce -- consider them the Green Berets of the Middle Ages. They were known for their service to the pope, their fierce determination to wrest Jerusalem from the enemy, their great wealth and, like many groups, their...
  • Casting a Critical Eye on Church of Castoffs

    God himself pulled the needle out of Sonny Arguinzoni's arm, or so the story goes. Grateful, the high school dropout, part-time purse snatcher and hope-to-die heroin addict repaid the miracle with one of his own. From an apartment in a Boyle Heights...