Mark A. Kellner
Recent Articles by Mark A. Kellner
Published: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 4:47 pm MST
In the wake of alleged Islamic terrorist links to both Britain and Canada, Muslims in both nations are reaching out to their communities in order to burnish their image, media reports indicate.
Published: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 4:45 pm MST
Prayer requests flood into our lives via Facebook, at the water cooler and at weekly worship services. But is prayer for the sick effective — and what do you do when a prayer for healing isn't answered?
Published: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 6:35 am MST
The very joyous Jewish holiday of Purim, though not a commanded biblical observance, intrigues Jews from Tel Aviv to Taipei. The event includes celebrations that can be so raucous. One group issued a warning ag...
Published: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 10:03 am MST
There's been a dramatic rise in U.S. and European incidents of anti-Semitism, two studies released this week reveal. At the same time, global religious freedom is under renewed threats in many areas, a Pew Rese...
Published: Friday, February 20, 2015 12:32 pm MST
What might seem a convenience in Western societies — access to an audio recording of the Holy Bible — may be the only way millions of people who cannot read will ever hear the Word of God.
Published: Thursday, February 19, 2015 3:32 pm MST
Residents of five U.S. states are near the top when it comes to the percentage of their population attending church weekly, a new Gallup poll reveals.
Published: Wednesday, February 18, 2015 3:17 pm MST
Led by Pope Francis, Christians around the world are marking Ash Wednesday, the traditional beginning of Lent, a 40-day period of repentance and reflection leading up to Easter Sunday.
Published: Monday, February 16, 2015 10:02 am MST
Believing in Valentine's Day — or finding a partner of compatible beliefs — are equally challenging tasks, it seems.
Published: Sunday, February 15, 2015 7:46 am MST
Ella Smith Simmons, a noted educator and the first-ever female vice president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, visited Salt Lake City recently and spoke with the Deseret News about the importance of denomin...
Published: Wednesday, February 11, 2015 10:06 pm MST
Clergy from a variety of faiths officiated at same-sex marriages in Alabama this week after the Supreme Court refused to enjoin the practice pending a ruling. Other clergy are protesting the move.