Former Mouseketeer Teo Bishop, who appeared on the Disney Channel series alongside Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears, has been a prominent voice in the Pagan community the past three years, but he's announced his conversion to Christianity. "I'm overwhelmed with thoughts of Jesus," Bishop wrote on his blog in October. "Jesus and God and Christianity and the Lord's Prayer and compassion and forgiveness and hope. ... I don't know what to do with all of this." For American Pagans, Bishop's defecting to a mainstream religion is big news.
I've met Jubilee Christians and they're serious about helping the poor.
It was cannibalism.
An LDS Bishop went undercover as a homeless man in his congregation last Sunday, using his disguise as a tool to teach on compassion for Thanksgiving. David Musselman, the bishop of the Taylorsville Fourth Ward, said the idea to dress as a homeless man came to him while he was pondering over how to inspire people to show more kindness and acceptance of others. "The main thing I was trying to get across was we don't need to be so quick to judge," said Musselman, who received a mixed reaction from ward members. One member even told him to leave church property.