religion

McCabe and Mrs. Miller returns. The Illusionist, The Mechanic, Casino Jack, The Company Men and The Rite

Six new films arrive, and a 40-year-old masterpiece beats them all. McCabe and Mrs. Miller is back to help Vancouver celebrate. (Read more)

Beware the prophecy of the dead cow

The animals are dying! Praise Jesus.

Why I wrote "Jesus was a Fag"

Hello. My name is Jaimie. I live in East Van. I’m formerly religious, and presently queer, and I wrote a song about it. The Vancouver Observer very graciously offered me a chance to write a response...

Maybe Jesus was gay

A controversial song performed at a Commercial Drive eatery is causing quite a stir.

Waste Land, Vision and a Festival of new films from Europe

Can art change people? Waste Land asks the question but does it deliver? (read more)

Vancouver International Film Festival picks for day 14: Wednesday

My VIFF picks for Wednesday start once again with Canadian films, two very good ones that couldn't be any more different (read more)

Tashlich, 9/11, and Pastor Terry Jones

Tashlich is the practice of casting off transgressions at the beginning of Rosh Hashanah. Each bit of bread we throw into moving water symbolizes a quality or event or behavior we do not want to...

Twilight #3 is big, the newly restored Metropolis is bigger and Cyrus is oddball fun

Bella makes her choice: vampire or werewolf for a boyfriend. The third Twilight is here. (Read more)

Surrey Sikh Community Offers A Vibrant, Spiritual New Year Welcome at the Dawn of 2010

This is a story in pictures of New Years' Eve at the Sikh temple in Surrey.