Religion

Religion

Editorial: Priest versus church: case should be tried, public deserves answers

By the time a nasty quarrel reaches the Florida Supreme Court, it's usually about more than just the people involved. If it doesn't have a broader implication for the public or for the law, the court is not likely to want to hear it. But if there is a significant public policy question, the court serves the people best when it interprets its jurisdiction liberally and agrees to take the case.

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Diversity helps drive home the uniqueness of Pentecost

A few Sundays ago, our church, along with many others around the nation and world, celebrated Pentecost, the day the Holy Spirit was given to the Church. That event occurred 50 days (hence “pente”) after Jesus’ crucifixion on the Passover, and corresponds to the Feast of Weeks in the Old Testament.

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Religion Almanac: April 28

Religion Almanac, a roundup of local religious events open to the public, is published weekly in Faith & Values. Deadline for news releases is noon Monday for the Saturday edition. Email announcements to calendar@ bradenton.com.

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Religion Almanac: April 21

Religion Almanac, a roundup of local religious events open to the public, is published weekly in Faith & Values. Deadline for news releases is noon Monday for the Saturday edition. Email announcements to calendar@ bradenton.com.

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Religion Almanac: April 7

Religion Almanac, a roundup of local religious events open to the public, is published weekly in Faith & Values. Deadline for news releases is noon Monday for the Saturday edition. Email announcements to calendar@ bradenton.com.

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Religion Almanac: March 31

Religion Almanac, a roundup of local religious events open to the public, is published weekly in Faith & Values. Deadline for news releases is noon Monday for the Saturday edition. Email announcements to calendar@ bradenton.com.

Bradenton Downtown Ministry to lose base of operations

Downtown Ministries, a not-for-profit outreach to the homeless in Bradenton is losing the church that it works out of to serve the needy.