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December 2012 Archives

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Singing praises. Congratulation to the monastic sisters of Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles in rural Missouri. For five weeks now their CD album Advent at Ephesus (which debuted […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The spirit is willing but the flesh is weak. With the Christmas holiday behind us, a few additional pounds (quite likely) with us and the New Year before us, […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. I’m taking off for the Christmas holiday. Till then, here are some some clips from some classic Christmas episodes from some TV shows.  Enjoy  and, of course, Merry Christmas […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Thanks for the memories. As its website states, Music & Memory is a non-profit organization that brings personalized music into the lives of the elderly or infirm through digital […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Advent at Ephesus is a hit. The Advent album from the sisters serving in the contemplative community of  the Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles in rural Missouri is […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. One Christmas Story: People Rich in Spirit will feature the diverse congregation of the aptly-named Hope Lutheran Church as, through Scripture and song, they celebrate the true meaning of Christmas […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Fans know him best as Arnie Becker, the rakish divorce attorney on the classic NBC series LA Law or, currently, as Henry Spencer, the no-nonsense retired-cop dad on the […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Final curtain. From The New York Times: The musical “Scandalous,” Kathie Lee Gifford’s Broadway debut as a lyricist and book writer, will close this Sunday after 31 preview performances […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Parable projects long-term impact of societal trends. It’s never too late to try something new. At 76, Dr. James Dobson, the conservative psychologist/author of over 80 nonfiction Bible-based books […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Of course, Strictly by the numbers, it doesn’t add up. From The Wrap: This year, 168 films have carried the “restricted”  (R) rating, which requires youths under 17 to […]