Posts Tagged ‘Utah’

Why Pagans Aren’t at Home in “Interfaith” Groups

In 2009, the CESNUR organization for the study of new religions held its annual international conference in Salt Lake City. The panels, papers, and speaker events ended with a dinner at the historic Alta Club, which is drippingly gorgeous in a sort of late Victorian/Arts & Crafts style. I would have skipped the roast beef […]

Someone is Stealing the Saints’ Parts of Europe

Of Ireland, at least, where a rash of thefts of saintly body parts has the police baffled. The only thing creepier is imaging who might be buying them from the thieves, if the dean’s hypothesis is correct: The latest in a series of such thefts involved the removal of the preserved heart of St. Laurence […]