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Former Philippine first lady and art patron Imelda Marcos on Monday joined Roman Catholic leaders in denouncing an art installation that combines religious symbols with phallic objects.
A new exhibit coming to the Philadelphia Museum of Art takes a fresh look at religious paintings, drawings and prints by one of history's most revered artists.
It's the only academic book I've read that nearly brought me to tears. "Almost Christian: What the Faith of Our Teenagers Is Telling the American Church" is at once a complex and emotional story. Its contents are often hard to grasp, but when you do get them, they grab you hard — as if you're in the grip of a mighty wrestler's headlock.
It's not exactly hip to be Mormon, but you wouldn't call them square, either. At least not right now.
Jim Caviezel, who played Jesus Christ in Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ," says his acting career has suffered since the movie's 2004 release, the Orlando Sentinel reports.
Easter is a dangerous time to be a Christian in communist China. Holy Week - which commemorates the arrest, torture, crucifixion and eventual resurrection of Jesus Christ - witnessed an increase in government-directed violence and persecution against followers of Jesus. China's Communist Party cracks down on believers because trust in an all-powerful God undermines blind allegiance to the idea of an all-powerful state.
The International Monetary Fund says the "Age of America" will end in the ash heap of history in 2016, give or take a year or so, to be replaced by the "Age of China."
President Obama delivered official messages for Passover, Ramadan and Diwali. But for Easter? Not so much. The White House came under fire this week for neglecting to issue official statements for either Easter or Good Friday, though Mr. Obama did take time Friday to address Earth Day, a celebration observed by tens of thousands of pagan worshippers of the earth goddess Gaia.
Most of us still know, down deep, that Easter is about something religious. With our candy rush and all, however, it's sometimes hard to remember exactly what it's all about.