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11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Tradition of tolerance in Oman endures

Muscat: Oman has a long history of religious tolerance, and to learn if this tradition is continuing, Times of Oman met with people from a number of faiths who agreed that Oman, indeed, remains an example of peaceful coexistence in the Middle East.

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Related Topix: Oman, World News, Middle East, Religion, Islam

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Campus Bread

African Faith Leaders Discuss Next Steps for the Millennium Development Goals

In Africa, faith leaders are claiming a greater role in advocacy for people who are poor, based in the belief that "if one[part] body of the whole suffers, the whole body is unwell."

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Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Religion

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Police arrest numerous anti-war demonstrators in Haifa

Anti-riot police in Haifa arrested numerous anti-war protesters who demonstrated against Operation Protective Edge on Friday.

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Related Topix: Religion

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Religion News Service

Delve into the history of the Bahaa i faith

On July 9, 1850, the Baha'i figure called the Bab was killed. Believed to be a messenger of God proclaiming the impending arrival of Baha'u'llah, he was executed for apostasy by firing squad in the Persian Empire.

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Related Topix: Religion

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Jackson Sun

Extravaganza celebrates unity in diversity

The Junior Youth Spiritual Empowerment program sponsored by the Baha'is of Jackson, along with the collaboration of the management of Chapel Ridge apartment complex, hosted an outdoor extravaganza Saturday evening for all residents and participants of the Spiritual Empowerment program, celebrating unity in diversity with live music, games, face ... (more)

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Related Topix: Jackson, TN, Religion, Brentwood, TN

Sat Jun 28, 2014

BellaOnline

Baha'i Summer Schools and Retreats

For a religious community as small and geographically dispersed as the Baha'i Faith, the chance to meet their fellow believers is precious.

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Related Topix: Religion, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Life of Baha'i founder subject of presentation

The life and vision of Baha'u'llah, the prophet and founder of the Baha'i Faith, will be explored Friday at 7 p.m. at Neptune Theatre.

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Related Topix: Religion

Daily Monitor

Baha'i Temple: A place of prayer without preachers

Peaceful environment. The temple boasts of a spacious compound with trees that create a unique fragrance of pure purity, adding onto the sense of peace one feels while in this place.

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Related Topix: Religion, Travel

The Otago Daily Times

Faiths gather to celebrate diversity

Attendees at the National Interfaith Forum Br Christopher John , Bev Watson , Nazarina Jamil , Todd Nachowitz , Ruth Groffman , David Azimullah , Venerable Zhiming , James Low , Sufen Tsai and Steve Lintao Yu .

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Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Oceania, New Zealand, World News

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Religion News Service

Maybe there ARE more Bahaa is than Jews in South Carolina

Earlier this month, I took exception to a Washington Post map purporting to show the second largest religious tradition in each state of the Union.

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Related Topix: Religion, Buddhism, African-American, Hemingway, SC

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