Posts Tagged ‘beards’

Sikh doctors shave beards to fight COVID-19

Thursday, May 14th, 2020

In Montréal, Quebec, two Sikh doctors have made the choice to break the rules of their religion in the service of a greater principle. Bill Brownstein tells the story of Sanjeet Singh-Saluja and Rajeet Singh-Saluja, who both work within Montréal’s overtaxed hospital system. Their facial hair has never presented a problem before, but that changed when the spread of COVID-19 Read more

Top 11 Catholic Beards

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Beards have long been a sign of manliness and strength. Throughout the centuries, men of great wisdom (see Socrates and Plato) have rocked the facial fur. But, beards are also a symbol of great holiness. Many a saint has donned the scruff throughout the history of the Church. Here are the top eleven, ranked for Read more