Faith Forum: Where in the human body is the soul located?
September 21, 2013
The Rev. Tom Brady and the Rev. Dr. Peter A. Luckey answer.
KU students, Lawrence residents to celebrate holiest day on Jewish calendar
September 12, 2013
Kansas University students away from their families will still have a place to celebrate the holiest day on the Jewish calendar this year. The Chabad Center for Jewish Life at KU will host a day of fasting, prayer and reflection for Yom Kippur, which begins Friday night. By Giles Bruce
Bible illustrations, woodcuts dating to Medieval times on view at Baker
September 8, 2013
A Quayle Bible Collection exhibit titled “Illuminating the Bible: Woodcuts and Engravings” is now on view at Baker University.
Faith Forum: How are you planning to spend Yom Kippur?
September 7, 2013
Rabbis Zalman Tiechtel and Moti Rieber answer.
Faith Forum: Is the purpose of prayer to inform or conform?
August 24, 2013
Rev. Paul Gray, senior pastor, and Rev. Robert Leiste, pastor, answer.
Faith Forum: Was Satan a real person?
August 12, 2013
The Rev. Monsignor Vincent Krische and Robert Minor, professor emeritus, Kansas University religious studies department, answer.
Ministry group to perform musical play ‘Chained’ at Arts Center
August 8, 2013
Lawrence’s Life Restoration Ministries will perform “Chained,” directed and written by Lawrencian Rita Rials, at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St.
Faith Forum: Does leading a congregation — in and outside of church — ever feel overwhelming?
August 3, 2013
The Rev. John McFarland answers.
Faith Forum: What is spiritual stagnation?
June 22, 2013
The Rev. Robert Leiste and pastor Jeff Barclay answer.
Faith Forum: Where would you draw the line between religious fervor and unhealthy obsession?
June 15, 2013
The Rev. Matt Sturtevant and Dennis Karpowitz, emeritus associate professor of psychology at Kansas University, answer.
Shamanic healing has a foothold in Lawrence
From ‘soul retrieval’ to transformative dance, believers say spiritual practice fills a void
June 10, 2013
Shamanic healing has a foothold in Lawrence, and followers of the practice say it seems to be growing here as it grows in Western culture as a whole. Shamanism is not widely accepted as effective, but those who practice it say it’s filled voids in their lives they previously couldn’t quite put their fingers on. By Sara Shepherd
Faith Forum: Can prayer really heal people?
May 25, 2013
The Rev. Dr. Pam Morrison and the Rev. Shaun LePage answer.
Faith Forum: Who is your favorite lesser-known Bible character and why?
May 18, 2013
The Rev. David Rivers and the Rev. Marshall Lackrone answer.
Film screening revisits former Lawrence photographer’s project, ‘Revealed’
May 16, 2013
In the seven years since its first subjects were photographed in Lawrence, Scott Indermaur’s “Revealed” project has developed a resume spanning multiple states and artistic media. The project will have a homecoming of sorts this weekend, with a film screening at Unity Church. By Sara Shepherd
Faith Forum: Why does God allow events that kill innocent people, like the recent Texas fertilizer plant explosion and Boston bombings?
May 11, 2013
The Rev. Darrell Brazell and the Rev. Dr. Ira DeSpain answer.