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  1. .com | Questions about GodRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | News24

    Initially we discovered that the Bible is indeed the word of God. We discovered that it was written by different authors under the inspiration of God.

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  2. Aquino urges Congress to push ahead with Muslim autonomous regionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | AlertNet

    Philippines' President Benigno Aquino adjusts his eyeglasses while giving a nationwide televise statement on the Comprehensive Agreement on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law at the presidential palace in Manila, Philippines, March 27, 2015. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco MANILA, March 27 - Philippine President Benigno Aquino on Friday urged lawmakers to resume debating a proposed law on an autonomous territory in the Muslim south, in a bid to end a 45-year conflict that has killed 120,000 people.

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  3. Cathedral Basilica renovations stay true to 1965 designRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Photos by Peter.Willott@staugustine.com Brian Baker , president of Baker Liturgical Art, and the Rev. Tom Willis, cathedral rector, headed up renovations to the Cathedral Basilica in St. Augustine.

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  4. Boy, 10, killed in wreck between Amish carriage, SUVRead the original story

    41 min ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    A 10-year-old boy has reportedly been killed and two other children were injured in a crash after a sports utility vehicle hit an Amish horse-drawn carriage in northwest Missouri. A 10-year-old boy was killed and two other children were injured in a crash after a sport utility vehicle hit a Groffdale Mennonite horse-drawn carriage in northwest Missouri.

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  5. Do religions try to keep their scriptures inaccessible?Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Coastal Courier

    ... faith came in a best-seller called - and don't miss the title's lowercased first word - "god is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything" (Twelve, 2009). Hitchens was a superb and witty writer, but this is an excruciatingly bad book, crammed to ...

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  6. From street view to church view: Google working its photographic magic on 650-plus Norfolk churchesRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Paul Brittain is gradually filming and photographing Norfolk Churches for Google tours. He spends 2 and half hours at each inside and out and sometimes uses a drone.

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  7. The Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World to Open in 2018Read the original story

    54 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Albukhary Foundation is providing significant support for a major new gallery to redisplay the collections of the Islamic world at the British Museum. The Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World will open to the public at the end of October 2018 and will reveal the British Museum's outstanding collections in engaging new ways, underscoring the global connections of this vast region of the world.

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  8. Idaho senators who protested against Hindu prayer would not be sanctionedRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Merinews

    ... with false gods". Hill was further quoted in the "Scroll" report: If we are going to have respect for people's religion and their right to pray at the State Senate, we also need to respect the right people have to objecta We need to show respect for ...

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  9. Uzbek leader set to win new term, problems pile upRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AlertNet

    Uzbekistan's authoritarian leader Islam Karimov is certain to extend his 26-year rule in a presidential election on Sunday, a result that is likely to prolong the problems facing the Central Asian country. The 77-year-old ex-communist chief, who tolerates no dissent and has been criticised by Western human rights groups, used a legal loophole to seek five more years in power.

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  10. 'Arrogant' Hadi slams 'IGNORANT' MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    In an "open letter to Muslims", the PAS president said these people should not jump to conclusions or criticise hudud without proper knowledge about the Islamic law. He clarified that PAS' attempt to table the Private Member's Bills in Parliament was not to enforce the entire hudud but only to suggest amendments to the Syariah Criminal Code to allow "one or two" aspects of the law to be enforced on Muslims.

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  11. New allegation against former Cardinal O'BrienRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Catholic World News

    An anonymous priest who alleged that former Cardinal Keith O'Brien made a sexual advance toward him told The Tablet that he believed that "at least 40 cases" of sexual misconduct took place during the decades following his 1985 appointment as Archbishop of St. Andrews and Edinburgh. The priest stated that O'Brien, who has renounced the rights and privileges associated with being a cardinal, "approached individuals in the guise of a confessor in order to groom them for sexual contact," The Tablet reported.

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  12. Pope Francis to meet with President Obama in White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Catholic World News

    Pope Francis will meet with President Barack Obama in the White House on September 23, according to a statement from the Holy See Press Office. "The President and the First Lady will welcome His Holiness Pope Francis to the White House on Wednesday, September 23," the press secretary stated.

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  13. Holy See diplomat reflects on religion and free expressionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Catholic World News

    Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, the Holy See's leading diplomat at UN offices in Geneva, deplored the actions of the Islamic State and spoke about the relation between religious freedom and freedom of expression in a response to a UN report. Violence "does not stem from religion but from its false interpretation or its transformation into ideology," he said.

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  14. Savant's WordsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | TruthSeeker24's anti-N.W.O. corner

    ... Arab and part Berber). And Muslim became a term for "natives " regardless of whether they still believed in the religion of Islam or not. Religious and racial identity became conflated in the colonizing imagination of the French. Perhaps the nearest ...

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  15. Fallston Family Seeks Answers in Pedestrian DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Three weeks after a Fallston man was killed while walking with a snowblower in front of his house, police continue to investigate and his family is looking for answers. Police reported on March 17 that authorities located the Jeep that hit and killed Chris Widomski , 44, on Harford Road; when the March 5 crash occurred, the driver left the scene after removing the snow blower, according to WJZ.

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  16. Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a Hero for Our TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Real Clear Politics

    ... advocate for women's rights. She's a target for deadly violence by angry men who want to shut her up. She left her religion and became a scourge of its repressive practices. Raised a Muslim in Somalia, subjected to genital mutilation and married off ...

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  17. Barack Obama's love-bomb offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jewish World Review

    President Obama says Rudy Giuliani was wrong. He does, too, love America. That's good enough for me.

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  18. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KWTX

    Good morning, it's Friday, March 27, the 86th day of 2015. There are 279 days left in the year.

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  19. Harford Road Pedestrian Death Remains Under Investigation: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Three weeks after a Fallston man was killed while walking with a snowblower in front of his house, police continue to investigate and his family is looking for answers. Police reported on March 17 that authorities located the Jeep that hit and killed Chris Widomski , 44, on Harford Road in Harford County; when the March 5 crash occurred, the driver left the scene after removing the snow blower, according to WJZ.

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  20. Weekend TV: 'Cristela,' 'Going Clear'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief HBO, 8 ET/PT This much-discussed documentary by Alex Gibney , based on the book by Lawrence Wright, combines personal stories from former Weekend TV: 'Cristela,' 'Going Clear' Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief HBO, 8 ET/PT This much-discussed documentary by Alex Gibney , based on the book by Lawrence Wright, combines personal stories from former Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1bAKhS6 ABC is running back-to-back episodes of this sitcom, the only broadcast family comedy available on a night that used to host many. Cristela is not a great show, at least not yet.

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