Son of Obama spiritual adviser dies
December 11th, 2013
07:46 AM ET
4 years ago

Son of Obama spiritual adviser dies

(CNN) – The son of a Florida megachurch pastor who is close to President Obama died on Tuesday, according to statements from two churches.

Isaac Hunter, 36, died on Tuesday, according to Northland and Summit churches, two Orlando-area congregations with deep ties to the Hunter family.


Filed under: Belief Blog • President Obama
October 9th, 2013
01:19 PM ET
5 years ago

Senate chaplain: 'Cover our shame'

(CNN) - The federal shutdown has found its angry prophet.

Senate Chaplain Barry Black is usually a calm, pastoral presence on Capitol Hill, doling out spiritual wisdom and moral counsel to his high-powered flock.

But the Seventh-Day Adventist and former Navy rear admiral is mad as hell about the shutdown - and he's letting the Senate, and the Lord, know about it.


Filed under: Government Shutdown • Senate