The Norman Transcript

Religion

Religion
  • We all miss the mark

    Good morning, Norman. As you read this devotion, I am finishing up a week of ministry in Cuba with Reaching Souls International. Over the past week I have had the opportunity to preach and see firsthand the work of pastors and churches in ...

    February 20, 2014

  • Forgiveness is a powerful weapon

    If God does not forgive — per the Book of Revelation — why should we? The Rev. Holly McKissick, Peace Christian Church UCC: “You can’t forgive?” The priest pointed to the little boy with tousled brown hair. It was 1992 in a poor village ...

    February 20, 2014

  • Roman Holiday celebrated

    For the past 18 years, the Norman community has come to celebrate Roman Holiday to benefit the children of All Saints Catholic School. Mardi Gras will be the theme of this year’s event, which will be March 1 at the National Center for ...

    February 14, 2014

  • Rilla Askew to speak Sunday

    Author Rilla Askew will be the speaker at 10 a.m. Sunday at The United Church of Norman-UCC....

    February 14, 2014

  • Mormon bishops called to serve

    JR Martin and Shad Withers have accepted assignments to serve as bishops for congregations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Norman and Blanchard, respectively....

    February 14, 2014

  • Pursuing relationships

    Last week’s column looked ahead to today — Valentine’s Day — and posed the topic of pursuing relationship. We noted the activities of myriads of people who will go to great lengths this week and weekend to impress the object of their ...

    February 13, 2014

  • Speak of the place Jesus holds in Islam?

    Between two extremes Mohamed Kohia, Rockhurst University professor: No Muslim is considered a Muslim unless he believes in Jesus....

    February 13, 2014

  • Norman church to host art market

    Fine art by local artists will be offered at the Valentine Art Market....

    February 7, 2014

  • Bethel Baptist to host Fresh Start, guest speaker

    Several events will be hosted this weekend at Bethel Baptist Church....

    February 7, 2014

  • Pursuing relationships this holiday

    A quick search on Wikipedia reveals that Valentine’s Day was first associated with romantic love in the high Middles Ages. By 18th-century England, it evolved into an occasion in which lovers expressed their affection for each other by ...

    February 7, 2014