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  1. The Sins Of Our FathersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Outlook

    Sex crimes come with a tinge of holy terror when clergymen prey on the laity. An institutional response can't be different from a Christian one.


  2. Dawn of the Trumpening: A Muscular Speech, Exemplary People, And No Affirmative Action PoetsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | VDARE

    I'm just going to hand you off for a moment to a person who is much smarter than I am: Professor Robert LaFleur, speaking here in lecture 16 of the Great Courses lectures on the Analects of Confucius. Professor LaFleur has just gotten through describing the abuse of a sacred ritual.


  3. Video: at Trump's inauguration Cardinal Dolan offers Solomon's prayer for wisdomRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago |

    At Donald Trump's presidential inauguration on Friday, Cardinal Timothy Dolan read a prayer for a leader whose wisdom he has sometimes questioned. In an interview before the inauguration with A Journey through NYC religions , the Catholic leader, who is archbishop of the New York Archdiocese, said that he had picked the 9th chapter of the Book of Wisdom as "the most fitting" for the inauguration of the new president.


  4. Changes planned for Shelton-Monroe Catholic schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | New Canaan News-Review

    But just how many, or which of the three Catholic Schools will remain in the Shelton-Monroe area, rests in the hands of Bishop Frank J. Caggiano of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bridgeport. Caggiano is expected to announce his decision Feb. 3 at 6:30 p.m. during a meeting with parents, teachers, administrators and interested parties at St. Joseph's High School in Trumbull.


  5. Fond memories of Archbishop FloresRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago |

    I was saddened to read of Archbishop Emeritus Patrick Flores ' death and of his last years of poor health. I am not Catholic, but he has a special place in my heart.


  6. Mildred KoehlerRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Journal

    Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in rural Courtland with Pastor Wayne Bernau officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.


  7. Opportunities at Central Available to Bishop Donahue StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Intelligencer

    The Roman Catholic Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston wants students and their parents at the soon-to-close Bishop Donahue High School to know the same chance for a Catholic education will be available to them just six miles north at Wheeling Central Catholic High School. The diocese announced Thursday it will close Bishop Donahue in McMechen at the end of the school year due to declining enrollment.


  8. Archbishop Lori to Celebrate Red Mass in WheelingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Intelligencer

    ... of a newly formed Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty to address growing concerns over the erosion of freedom of religion in America. On March 20, 2012, Pope Benedict XVI named the Most Rev. William E. Lori the 16th Archbishop of Baltimore. The ...


  9. Catholic Church reacts to declining enrollment in elementary...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Times

    Declan Foye, a sixth-grader at St. Joseph School in Danbury, studies Religion in teacher Deanna George's class Thursday, January 19, 2017. Declan Foye, a sixth-grader at St. Joseph School in Danbury, studies Religion in teacher Deanna George's class Thursday, January 19, 2017.


  10. Leola WestonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Leola Mae Weston, 78, of Roberts, passed away at 10:20 a.m. Thursday at the Gibson Area Hospital Annex in Gibson City Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at Redenius Funeral Home in Gilman. An additional time for visitation will be from 10 a.m. Monday until the 11 a.m. funeral services at the United Methodist Church in Piper City, with the Rev.


  11. Your Side: The Readers Take OverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salem News

    The best-kept secret in the area might be St. Ann Catholic Church in Sebring. If you have lost the connection you once had with your Catholic faith or your Catholic Church, St. Ann Catholic Church might be just what you are looking for to rekindle your faith.


  12. Amish targeted over environmental problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New Jersey Herald

    ADVANCE FOR USE SATURDAY, JAN. 21 - In this undated photo, a horses stands at a hitching post at Good's Store in Heidelberg Township, Pa.


  13. Our Lady of AltagraciaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    A portrait of the Virgin Mary in a Nativity scene. It is 13 inches wide by 18 inches high, and is painted on cloth.


  14. Western New Yorkers Go To WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Your News Now

    Each of the people who boarded the bus at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Buffalo have different reasons for taking part in the Womens March on Washington, but a few of them said they wanted to make clear that they weren't going to speak out against the presidency of Donald Trump. What they said they're concerned about are the potential policies of his administration.


  15. Church of Scientology's supreme leader David Miscavige in...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... off with a "Maori welcome that felt a bit staged". He said that while he was "naturally a bit of a cynic" about the religion - which counts Tom Cruise and other high profile actors amongst its flock - he wanted to hear about its values first hand. ...


  16. Religion Notes for January 20, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    The First Congregational Church of Murphys will hold the sixth annual Heavenly Chocolate Festival Feb. 11 at the church, 509 Algiers St., in Murphys. The festival, 1 to 4 p.m., will include tastings of more than 60 chocolate entries, a chocolate fountain and hot and cold beverages, including wine by the glass.


  17. Off the Mall, churches strategize, serve on Inauguration DayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Deseret News

    As crowds neared the Capitol for the swearing-in of President Donald Trump on Friday, two churches within miles of the National Mall did more than watch: one strategized, the other served. At Metropolitan African Methodist Church, a dozen groups gathered to pray and devise a plan for advancing its goals of justice for women, immigrants and religious and sexual minorities during an administration that is expected to present serious challenges to those groups.


  18. West Seattleite to speak before Womxn's March tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    ... when you don't know much about it." Another area of focus: "Leveraging media properly - Islam is the most mentioned religion (in media)," but most of the mentions are negative, Afzali says. The final focus: "Youth empowerment - helping build the ...


  19. Church open to talks with gov't, awaits formal Palace inviteRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Church leaders are willing to open talks with the government regarding controversial issues such as the war on drugs, but they will first need to discuss it among themselves, and receive a formal invitation from the Palace. "Mas maganda sana na may pormal na imbitasyon, na hindi lang nailabas sa media.


  20. Law society lauds Sen. Harry Reid's service to country, Mormon churchRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Deseret News

    One of the most powerful elected officials in the country the past eight years received recognition Friday from a Mormon lawyers' group for his decades of service in government and for the LDS Church. The J. Reuben Clark Law Society gave now-retired U.S. Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nevada, the Distinguished Public Service Award at its annual fireside in the LDS Conference Center.