Bible http://www.kplu.org en 'A Song For Our Planet' - Hearing the sacred in the environment http://www.kplu.org/post/song-our-planet-hearing-sacred-environment <p>Did you know that in just about every sacred text there is a reference to the environment? From the Bible to the Koran, to ancient Buddhist writings, there are passages that talk about how people have either been destroying the Earth or how we need to do a better job taking care of it.</p><p>A new coral work performed by Seattle First Baptist and Plymouth Church focuses entirely on the environment. It&#39;s called<a href="http://earthministry.org/events/a-song-for-our-planet"> <em>A Song For Our Planet</em></a>.</p><p> Mon, 05 Mar 2012 12:30:00 +0000 Jennifer Wing 4301 at http://www.kplu.org 'A Song For Our Planet' - Hearing the sacred in the environment Hot Hits From the Bible http://www.kplu.org/post/hot-hits-bible <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-964396.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-964396.mp3</a></p><p><strong>Pop stars and Nuns. </strong>They don&rsquo;t usually go together, with some notable exceptions.</p><p>But in 1973 Sister Janet Mead, a Roman Catholic nun from Australia had an international smash hit on her hands with her single &ldquo;<em>The Lord&rsquo;s Prayer</em>&rdquo;. Selling over two million copies, Sister Janet donated all the sales proceeds to charity and continues to record to this day.</p><p>But she wasn&rsquo;t the first nun to strike pop gold... Thu, 21 Apr 2011 11:30:00 +0000 John Kessler & John Maynard 1231 at http://www.kplu.org Hot Hits From the Bible