Lesbian boss fires straight employees

by Les Kinsolving -- Just as the birth of Jesus Christ was so swiftly followed by such peril that the holy family was obliged to leave the country, so there continues today more…

National Cathedral honors Lee, Jackson

by Les Kinsolving -- "Why are Lee and Jackson honored at Cathedral?" That was the Washington Post's Dec. 11 headline for columnist John Kelly's piece about the National Cathedral, in which he more…

Mandela and necklacing

by Les Kinsolving -- When translated, that classic Latin maxim "De mortuis nil nisi bonum" is as follows: "Of the dead, say nothing but good." But how is that at all possible more…

The intolerant Cheney lesbian

by Les Kinsolving -- There was once a day in this nation when lesbians and others with alternate sexual orientations were comparatively mute. There has developed a militancy that may well know more…

Newly owned WaPo exposes former editor

by Les Kinsolving -- Only days after President Obama presented him the Medal of Freedom, former Washington Post Executive Editor Ben Bradlee was taken apart in a devastating exposé. The exposé was more…

An email from son of mass murderer Jim Jones

by Les Kinsolving -- Yesterday was the 35th anniversary of the largest mass murder of Americans in our nation's history. This was done overseas in Guyana, by order of the late Jim more…

Big-spending bishop's $20,000 bathtub

by Les Kinsolving -- I hope you join me in commending His Holiness Pope Francis for suspending Catholic Bishop Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst of the 682,000-member Rhineland Diocese of Limburg. And what was more…

Obama snubs historic battle site

by Les Kinsolving -- As a relative of two veterans of the most significant battle in our nation's history, I share the outrage of a number of Pennsylvania's daily newspapers in what more…

Harry Belafonte's feud with MLK's children

by Les Kinsolving -- If only the late-Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. had not been martyred in Tennessee, it would be fascinating to consider how he would have reacted to his friend, more…

Washington Cathedral: 'Church of anything goes'

by Les Kinsolving -- The Washington Times' Oct. 11 editorial included the following: "At the Washington National Cathedral, the Very Rev. Gary Hall announced last Sunday that he had discovered a sin more…