Oh Baby, Baby: Amy Grant’s biggest hit turns 30


 (RNS) — Thirty years ago, Amy Grant was on top of the world. After years of topping Christian music charts, Grant had caught the mainstream industry’s eye and began finding success on secular radio. In the 1980s, she had teamed up with Peter Cetera of the band Chicago for a No. 1 hit, “Next Time I … Read more

Inducting a Jew into the Hall of Fame on Rosh Hashana? What is the MLB thinking?


(RNS) — It was announced last month that Major League Baseball’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, normally held in July, has been set for Wednesday, September 8, the second day of Rosh Hashana. To add insult to injury, one of the honorees is Jewish. No, not Derek Jeter, who will also be inducted, but Marvin … Read more