c. 2012 Religion News Service
PORTLAND, Ore. (RNS) William Hamilton, the retired theologian who declared
in the 1960s that God was dead, died Tuesday (Feb. 28) in his downtown
Portland apartment. He was 87.
c. 2011 Religion News Service
(RNS) When is a candy cane not just a candy cane?
For some people, its red and white stripes might signify the sacrifice and purity of Jesus, or maybe just a 19th-century candy-maker's twist intended to dazzle his grandchildren. Both stories are alive and well on the Internet.
(RNS) A Jesuit will be sworn in as the 60th chaplain of the House of
Representatives on May 25, when he will become the first member of his
order and second consecutive Catholic priest to serve the House.
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