Stories tagged: bible
Mon., July 8, 2019
Religious publishers say President Donald Trump’s most recent proposed tariffs on Chinese imports could result in a Bible shortage.
Sat., Aug. 25, 2018
Sheraton, Westin and other Starwood hotels are finding their religion.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017
The wife of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore said Friday her husband won’t quit the race in the face of allegations that he sexually assaulted young women years ago.
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017
Spokane’s Slavic Christian community is bringing the Bible Truck to town. A semi truck walk-through exhibit on the history of the Bible, local Slavic clergy hope the installation will provide …
UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017
Ten microfilm Bibles once launched hundreds of thousands of miles into space sit landlocked today inside an Oklahoma courthouse while a legal battle rages in two states over who is …
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016
Guy Erlich is a pioneering Israeli farmer, but not in the way you might imagine.
Sun., Aug. 7, 2016
The “Idaho Civility Summit” wrapped up on a positive note last week, with participants including elected officials, civic leaders and members of the press backing several moves to enhance civil …
Thu., April 14, 2016
Republican Gov. Bill Haslam has vetoed a bill to make the Holy Bible the official state book of Tennessee.
Tue., April 5, 2016
Idaho Gov. Butch Otter vetoed a Bible-in-schools bill on Tuesday, saying it violates the Idaho Constitution and could result in “costly litigation for Idaho public schools.”
Sun., April 3, 2016
If one could pigeon-hole a religion by merely reading its holy works, why are there so many denominations that spring from the Bible?
Thu., March 31, 2016
The little Supreme Court in Sage Dixon’s head is an emblem for our times: Nobody has to believe anything they don’t want to, and everybody has a source of information …
Mon., March 21, 2016
Legislation saying the use of the Bible as a reference in Idaho’s public schools is “expressly permitted” passed the Idaho House on Monday and headed to the governor’s desk, though …
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz said Monday he asked national spokesman Rick Tyler to resign for tweeting a story alleging that Marco Rubio had disparaged the Bible.
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016
BOISE – Hundreds of people filled the state Capitol’s largest hearing room Friday morning to press for expanding Medicaid to help Idahoans who don’t have health insurance, reforming the state’s …
Tue., Aug. 12, 2014
A 25-year-old woman told a witness Saturday she threw her 15-month-old son down 50 feet of a river embankment because the devil told her to do it, according to court …
Sat., July 12, 2014
The New York Times doesn’t recommend it. It’s not on Oprah’s summer reading list. Nor does it make the cut for suggested summer reading at Amazon, Barnes & Noble or …
Tue., Feb. 25, 2014
CINCINNATI (AP) — A biblical booklet in a shirt pocket apparently helped a bus driver survive a shooting, and authorities were looking Tuesday for three suspects, police say.
Wed., Aug. 18, 2010
BOISE – The state Board of Education is upholding the closure of a charter school that had been tangled in a debate over classroom use of the Bible and is …
Wed., Sept. 2, 2009
The top-selling Bible in North America will undergo its first revision in 25 years, modernizing the language in some sections and promising to reopen a contentious debate about changing gender …
Tue., Aug. 11, 2009
Having just moved into its first Spokane office, startup Olive Tree Software is betting the house on keeping its leadership role in a tough and competitive online publishing arena.
Mon., June 29, 2009
The Supreme Court on Monday declined to stop a school district from blocking a group of Christian students from forming a Bible club on campus.
Sun., July 27, 2008
The latest Japanese version of the iPhone 3G has something that hasn’t been added to versions in the United States or Europe.
Fri., Nov. 24, 1995
The original parting of the Red Sea saw the Earth’s crust separate like the rigid leaves of a table, say geologists disputing an earlier theory that the sea unzipped gradually …