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'Constantine' Coming To NBC?

Posted 09.26.2013 | TV

NBC has acquired an adaptation of DC Comics' "Constantine" from "Man of Steel" writer David Goyer and "The Mentalist's" Daniel Cerone, according to De...

Letter From Croatia: Constantine's Mother

Francis Levy | Posted 10.14.2013 | Travel
Francis Levy

It is rumored that Helena, the mother of Constantine, was born in the town of Skript on the Island of Brac. Constantine was, of course, a very influe...

Taking the Jew Out of Jesus -- and Putting It Back

Bernard Starr | Posted 09.11.2013 | Religion
Bernard Starr

Classical artworks washed out all traces of Judaism in the personae of Jesus, his family, and followers -- despite the fact that they were all dedicated practicing Jews throughout their lives.

Constantine Christianity Or The Teachings of Jesus?

Byron Williams | Posted 09.23.2012 | Religion
Byron Williams

Early Christianity was a rebellious underground movement until Roman Emperor Constantine made it his religious practice in A.D. 312. These events did more for the spread of Christianity than any proselytizing efforts conducted by the Apostle Paul.

Aspire To Be as Awesome a Mom as Arianna's

Jane White | Posted 07.11.2012 | Women
Jane White

Arianna's late mother, Elli Stassinopoulos, is one of the most incredible women I've ever wished I met.

Keep Saturn in Saturnalia!

Clay Farris Naff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Clay Farris Naff

I have to admit it. Like millions of other Americans, I've allowed the holidays to decay into a frenzy of shopping, feasting, gift-giving and wassail-soaked merriment. But all is going to change. I have seen the light.

When God Tells You to Hate

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Deepak Chopra

The rise of incivility in our time displays behavior that cannot be eradicated. At best it is controlled. Sane, civil people have always been the gatekeepers of mature behavior and the teachers of morality.

Whither Watchmen? Is This Big, Dark, Geeky, Lefty Movie The Next Comic Book Blockbuster?

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Watchmen lays out and alternate America in a stunning opening sequence that presents the 20th century as a relentless slog of war and murder. If hope is on the menu, it's in short supply.

Drinking Good for Depression? The Possible Repeal of Religious Repression

Warren Holstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

Following in the footsteps of Franklin Roosevelt, many states are now advocating an end to what many boozers and businessmen alike deem antiquated puritanical pap. The Christian Right is not amused.

Merry Xmas! -- O Unholy Night when Christ was Reborn

Robert S. McElvaine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert S. McElvaine

Practitioners of ChristianityLite should stop commemorating Christ's birth on December 25th and instead celebrate his rebirth, the most appropriate date for which is October 27th.

Obama vs. "Oh, Bomb 'Em" -- Who's the Christian?

Robert S. McElvaine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert S. McElvaine

There are several examples of where Jesus offers an answer to Pastor Warren's question on what to do about evil that is nearly opposite to Sen. McCain's.