Gary DeCramer, a former state senator who taught at the University of Minnesota, was passionate about improving education in Minnesota and bolstering economic development in the state's rural communities.
Updated: March 12, 2012, - 11:27 PM
Warmer temperatures, budding blooms and melting snow are sure signs of spring. And then there's the Holi festival, a spirited Hindu religious event also known as the "Festival of Colors" that celebrates the beginning of the season.
Updated: March 09, 2012, - 06:05 PM
Training seminars are helping teachers recount the horrors of genocide to increasingly diverse classes.
Updated: March 03, 2012, - 07:16 PM
We've all heard the jokes that start off something like this: A rabbi, Muslim and Baptist minister walk into a bar.
Updated: March 02, 2012, - 06:10 PM
Artwork can bring people closer to God and deepen their religious experience when they worship.
Updated: February 24, 2012, - 05:59 PM
Archdiocese puts on "pause" practice of burying cremated remains on non-cemetery church property.
Updated: February 21, 2012, - 12:08 AM
The Rev. Ann Svennungsen's election heralds an era of greater inclusion in the synod, members said.
Updated: February 18, 2012, - 11:32 PM
Minneapolis-area Lutherans on Friday went on record against changing the state Constitution to define marriage as between one man and one woman.
Updated: February 18, 2012, - 12:15 AM
With its Scandinavian and German roots, the Lutheran tradition doesn't typically call to mind ancient Celtic Christian traditions.
Updated: February 17, 2012, - 07:55 PM