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  1. China tries cult members for murder at McDonald'sRead the original story

    3 min ago | Livonia Observer

    ... Security said this week. The cult "cheats people, illegally collects money and violates the law under the guise of religion. A series of acts by its members have harmed people's lives and property and disrupted social stability," the ministry said, ...


  2. Former Vatican City governor Szoka dies at age 86Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Daily Reporter

    Edmund Szoka, who was the former governor of Vatican City and the head of the Detroit archdiocese, has died at age 86. Szoka died of natural causes Wednesday night at Providence Park Hospital in Novi, Michigan, the Archdiocese of Detroit said in a statement Thursday.


  3. Ukraine: Some Russian aid trucks clearing customsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The Atlanta hospital where two American aid workers were brought after getting infected with the Ebola virus will hold a news conference to discuss their discharge.


  4. Cardinal Edmund Szoka, former Vatican City governor, head of Detroit archdiocese, dies at 86Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fox News

    Cardinal Edmund Szoka , the former governor of Vatican City and the head of the Detroit archdiocese, has died.


  5. Drug supplier for 'Monsignor Meth' gets 5 yearsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fox News

    A woman who authorities say helped supply nearly 10 pounds of methamphetamine to a drug operation in Connecticut run by a Catholic priest dubbed "Monsignor Meth" has been sentenced to five years in prison.


  6. Detroit Catholic Cardinal Edmund Szoka dies at age 86Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Detroit Free Press

    Retired Detroit Catholic Cardinal Edmund Szoka, who led the Archdiocese of Detroit in the 1980s and then served in two key posts at the Vatican under Pope John Paul II, died Wednesday night of natural causes at Providence Park Hospital in Novi at age 86. The Michigan native, who this year celebrated his 60th anniversary as a Catholic priest, was ... (more)


  7. Ohio Catholic diocese discourages ice challengeRead the original story

    24 min ago | The Daily Record

    A Roman Catholic diocese in southwest Ohio is urging its school leaders not to encourage the ice-bucket challenge for the ALS Association because donations could fund research involving embryonic stem cells.


  8. .com | Bitter and TwistedRead the original story

    25 min ago | News24

    ... about a non belief in Gods, What Atheism is and much more in previous articles. The other day I was told to keep religion out of my business because it will lead to suffering. Well duh.. I have never discussed religion, pro or con, with my clients. ...


  9. Cardinal George Pell likens church to truck companyRead the original story

    28 min ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Cardinal George Pell has strongly defended Melbourne Response as Australia's first comprehensive redress scheme for victims of clerical sexual abuse.


  10. The Curious Case of Carlos UrrutigoityRead the original story

    29 min ago | Commonweal

    "Dream with us," read a 1999 Society of St. John promotional mailer, "of a small city with winding streets scattered with warm homes, fields with children playing, an amphitheater with drama and music, a schoolhouse and markets."


  11. Finding balance in both life and deathRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Baltimore Jewish Times

    Nobody likes dealing with the dead. So many of us view it as a necessary evil: Attending to the burial of a loved one is seen as a crucial part of the mourning process, but it is never embraced as something to be anticipated.


  12. BYUtv meets TV critics, and gay question arisesRead the original story

    38 min ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Provo-based, LDS Church-owned channel presented itself and some of its programming at the TCA press tour - a semiannual gathering of critics from across the United States and Canada.


  13. SupportRead the original story

    40 min ago | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    Missouri Synod has been involved in the work of housing and community development for the last 150 years.


  14. Tens of Thousands of British Muslims to Pledge Allegiance to CaliphateRead the original story

    46 min ago | Beverley Today

    ... Christian, Jewish and Islamic scriptures. He stood against all forms of cruelty, reaffirming that true Islam is a religion of peace. The event's participants will travel from 89 different countries to attend the Jalsa Salana. Those taking part in ...


  15. Mormon coaches and callings: How they balance serving in the church with pressure-filled professionRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Deseret News

    Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo, left, reacts with safety Emmett Merchant following a turnover by Notre Dame during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Indiana, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009.


  16. A Test of FaithRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago |

    The Pope gives his blessings as he arrives Aug. 17 for a Mass in the town of Haemi, south of South Korea's capital, Seoul Beijing boasts four Catholic churches known simply by the four points on the compass.


  17. Former Vatican City governor Szoka dies at age 86Former Vatican City...Read the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Asbury Park Press

    Cardinal Edmund Szoka, the former governor of Vatican City and the head of the Detroit archdiocese, has died.


  18. Cardinal Szoka, Detroit's archbishop in the'80s, has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Detroit News

    Edmund Szoka, a key aide and close adviser to Pope John Paul II and Detroit's archbishop in the 1980s, has died at the age of 86. 'We mourn the loss of a dedicated shepherd,' Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron said in a statement.


  19. Palestine supporters rally in Brooklyn, unfurl banner from Manhattan BridgeRead the original story

    55 min ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    As hundreds marched over the Brooklyn Bridge, a giant banner in the colors of the Palestinian flag was unfurled over the side of the Manhattan Bridge.


  20. St. Cletus in Gretna to offer RCIA classes in Gretna: West Bank religion news briefsRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    St. Cletus Catholic Church will hold Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults classes for nonCatholics interested in becoming active members of the Catholic Church, or Catholic adults who, for any reason, did not complete the preparation process to receive the Sacraments of Initiation .