“Sic transit gloria mundi” may be today’s bittersweet theme. Pope Francis is honored, Billy Graham struggles on, and the son of Obama spiritual adviser Joel Hunter commits suicide. Updates on the “War on Xmas” and other news.
Megachurch founder Isaac Hunter, who is son of another megachurch pastor Joel Hunter, was found dead in an apparent suicide, according to the Orlando Sentinel. Isaac Hunter, 36 and father of three, had resigned from the megachurch he founded after he admitted that he had engaged in an affair with a staff member. His wife […]
WASHINGTON (RNS) A rare exhibit at the National Archives on the Mall raises thorny questions about the ultimate disposition of a trove of books and documents found in the flooded basement of Saddam Hussein’s intelligence headquarters 10 years ago.