Several years ago my father gave me the inheritance I’d looked forward to most of my life: a century-old roll-top desk.

In an unusual convergence of sacred time, a national day of repentance is being observed by many Christians on the same weekend as the annual …

Suncoast Metropolitan Community Church offers a variety of virtual events in addition to its online services as well as drum circles on the gr…

Many believe the current campaign for president of the United States is the most vitriolic and polarized in the history of this country.

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VENICE — Blue Lotus Meditation Center offers a way to join with others in online mediation and discussion from the comfort of your own home.

“When he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd.”

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Back in February, my wife and I were in Rome and stopped for a late lunch on Via Cavour across from the Forum.

In today’s world, have you ever wondered how we follow what Mother Teresa shared “Help someone today, start with the person nearest you!”

As many of the New Testament letters (epistles) were written to churches in specific cities, i.e. Rome, Corinth, Thessalonica, the pastors ass…

So much is going wrong in the world Pandemic, political division, hunger, destruction, natural disasters ... it’s all so overwhelming.

“And God said, ‘Let there be light,’ and there was light. And God saw that the light was good. And God separated the light from the darkness. …

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SARASOTA — Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office officially arrested the suspect in recent vandalism at Jewish temples in Sarasota.

SunCoast Metropolitan Community Church in Venice, Florida, stands in solidarity with our Jewish brothers and sisters in denouncing the vandali…

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Because of the pandemic, the popular brown bag lunch series at the Jewish Congregation of Venice is continuing via Zoom.

For some inexplicable reason in the midst of this steamy July, I’ve been thinking a lot about — of all things — Christmas. Maybe to help me fe…