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AMC's New Preacher Will Surprise Some Fans of the Comic. Some Vampire Fans, Too.

David Hinckley | Posted 01.09.2016 | Entertainment
David Hinckley

Preacher has had that effect ever since Garth Ennis started writing the multi-book series two decades ago. The TV series, which executive producers Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen said this week will premiere in May, does use the basic framework of the book.

Seth Rogen Announces DC Comics' 'Preacher' Is Coming To AMC

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 09.10.2015 | Entertainment

AMC has ordered an adaptation of the comic book series "Preacher," published by DC Comics imprint Vertigo. Executive producer Seth Rogen broke the new...

When Southern Baptists Get Saved

Rev. Jeff Hood | Posted 12.28.2014 | Religion
Rev. Jeff Hood

Salvation was always such an important part of my upbringing. We were constantly begged, pushed, prodded and manipulated to go down the aisle. If I got saved once, I got saved a hundred times.

Seth Rogen Brings 'Preacher' To AMC

Posted 02.06.2014 | TV

Put on your Sunday best! "Preacher," the popular Vertigo comic from the '90s is finally being adapted into a television series, with help from Seth...

Know Why You're Here: The Point of Human Existence

Steve McSwain | Posted 10.27.2013 | Religion
Steve McSwain

My friend, you did not show up to be a pastor or a lawyer, journalist, or missionary, or a mechanic or server at Waffle House. You are here instead to awaken out of all illusions. The illusions cause the suffering.

Rev. Phil Snider Talks Viral Gay Rights Speech and Reading the Bible With Love

Shira Lazar | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Shira Lazar

In this exclusive What's Trending interview, Springfield, Mo., preacher Phil Snider speaks out about the story behind his City Council gay rights speech that went viral for its shocking twist ending.

The Enigma That Was Bishop Henry McNeal Turner

Andre E. Johnson | Posted 12.12.2012 | Black Voices
Andre E. Johnson

Henry McNeal Turner was born a "free black" on February 1, 1834, in New Berry Court House, South Carolina, to Hardy Turner and Sarah Greer Turner. Even though born a free person, Turner still experienced the harsh reality of prejudice and racism.

Ga. County Buys Late Folk Artist's Paradise Garden

AP | By DORIE TURNER | Posted 02.09.2012 | Arts

ATLANTA -- A northwest Georgia county has bought the garden where the late folk artist Howard Finster held court for tourists and art lovers from arou...

The Problem With Preaching

Rev. Mary M. Brown | Posted 09.13.2011 | Religion
Rev. Mary M. Brown

For a sermon to be a public discourse, it takes a pastor and a congregation. In a community of faith, trust and openness, the conversation will develop organically between pastor and people.

Woman Charged With Assault For Kissing Preacher At Gay Pride Event

AP | By MARTHA WAGGONER | Posted 08.31.2011 | Crime

RALEIGH, N.C. -- A Bible-waving preacher protesting at a gay pride event in North Carolina turned the other cheek – and got kissed on it by a 74...

Bishop Eddie Long Proves That Being Anti-Gay Is Still Most Reliable Gaydar (VIDEO)

Bryan Safi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Bryan Safi

Hey Bishop Eddie Long, who knew you had such creep potential? You're anti-gay and are adamant that homos are destroying the fabric of society. Don't you know by now that all this translates to one thing?

Anwar al-Aulaqi Added To CIA Target List: US Citizen Is First American On List

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has authorized the killing of a radical Muslim cleric, Anwar al-Awlaki, an American citizen believed to be...

2nd Televangelist Refuses To Cooperate With Senate Investigation Into Shady Church Finances

AP | ERIC GORSKI and RACHEL ZOLL | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A second Christian ministry is refusing to meet a Thursday deadline for a Senate investigation into preachers' salaries, perks and travel, The Associa...