The muzzle of a rifle peeks out from between two feet in Iranian-born artist Shirin Neshat's 1994 print "Allegiance with Wakefulness." Script covering the arches, balls and heels of both feet at first evokes Quranic verses, but the work — a version of which Christie's sold for more than $110,000 in 2009 — in fact quotes from the poetry of Iranian writer Tahereh Saffarzadeh, who died in 2008.
There are people who refuse to follow God's word. They do not listen to the directions given by God for a good life and a home in heaven.
Nearly 20 years of contention over the relationship between faith-based charitable groups and federal agencies that dispense social service program grants may have moved toward agreement this week.
As this swim season comes to an end, retail companies have seen an increase of women veering away from skimpy bikinis and sexy one-pieces, and more toward newly surfacing modest swimwear.
Jessica Hayes just got married in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne, Indiana, this past Saturday.
A youth explosion is coming to Hinesville on Friday and Saturday.
Friday morning was a monumental moment for U.S. and Cuba relations as the U.S. raised its flag at its newly reopened embassy in Cuba, which had been closed for 54 years, BBC reported.
NFL legend Frank Gifford died last week at 84, leaving behind his wife and "Today" show host, Kathie Lee Gifford.
And Samuel said unto Jesse, "Are all thy children here?" And he said, "There remaineth yet the youngest, and behold, he keeps the sheep." Samuel said unto Jesse, "Send and fetch him, for we will not sit down till he come hither." And he went and brought him in. Now he was ruddy, and withal of a beautiful countenance, and goodly to look to. And the Lord said, "Arise anoint him, for this is he." - 1 Samuel 16: 11-12
After these things, the Lord appointed 70 others also, and sent them two by two before his face into every city and place where he himself was about to go. Then he said to them, "The harvest truly is great, but the laborers are few; therefore, pray the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest." - Luke 10:1-2
What would it be like to take every commandment in the Bible literally?
Recently, I wanted to buy a good used vehicle and checked on craigslist.org. I found what I thought matched my expectations, but I had to drive more than an hour away to see it.
I have two dogs, sisters from the same litter. They will be 9 years old in two months. They are really funny dogs. They do not look alike or act alike. In fact, any time I tell someone they are sisters, they look at me as if I have lost my mind.
In our world today, many say that the way moral issues are looked at must change.
In keeping with previous papal visits, Pope Francis' U.S. visit in September has spurred a mad dash among souvenir sellers. For $160, you can order an official, life-size "cutout" of the pontiff from the group organizing one of the events in Philadelphia.
The 2016 presidential election was unprecedented on many levels, and analysts predicted shake-ups in the voting habits of major demographic groups.
Today some say the "old way" of doing things will not work. They say everyone must be more willing to accept the ways of others.
I was reading something this morning in the scriptures that I had read many times before, but hadn't noticed a part of the details.
By the time you will have read this, we will have a new president elected.