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  1. African Faith Leaders Discuss Next Steps for the Millennium Development GoalsRead the original story

    Monday | Campus Bread

    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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  2. Catholic cultural renewal advocate Stratford Caldecott mournedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | DFW Catholic

    Oxford, England, Jul 18, 2014 / 04:49 pm .- Stratford Caldecott, a Catholic cultural thinker dedicated to literature, theology, and the "second spring" of Catholicism, passed away Thursday, weeks after Hollywood stars took to Twitter to support him in his struggle with cancer.

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  3. Police arrest numerous anti-war demonstrators in HaifaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Jerusalem Post

    ... who demonstrated against Operation Protective Edge on Friday. The demonstration, which took place near the city's Bahai Gardens, was organized by Balad. Your comment must be approved by a moderator before being published on JPost.com. Disqus users ...

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  4. A Mountain, a Scapular, and the Blessed MotherRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Examiner.com

    The memorial of a miraculous appearance of the Blessed Mother Mary at Mt Carmel in Israel and the evidence of that visit, a brown scapular, are remembered on July 16 annually throughout most dioceses in the United States including the Archdiocese of Santa Fe.

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  5. Religious freedom in perilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Seattle Times

    ... for example, a brutal campaign has been under way against the Shiite minority. Likewise, Iran represses the peaceful Bahai, and similarly Pakistan and other countries brutally mistreat the Ahmadis, who see themselves as Muslims but are regarded as ...

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  6. Religious freedom in peril worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... for example, a brutal campaign has been underway against the Shiite minority. Likewise, Iran represses the peaceful Bahai, and similarly Pakistan and other countries brutally mistreat the Ahmadis, who see themselves as Muslims but are regarded as ...

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  7. Nicholas Kristof: Religious freedom in perilRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | TwinCities

    ... for example, a brutal campaign has been underway against the Shiite minority. Likewise, Iran represses the peaceful Bahai, and similarly Pakistan and other countries brutally mistreat the Ahmadis, who see themselves as Muslims but are regarded as ...

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  8. Vigil Held at Murrieta City Hall Advocates For Immigrant RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Menifee 24

    A vigil for refugee children and their families was held Wednesday night, July 9, at Murrieta City Hall, where advocates called for proper treatment of immigrants crossing the border.

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  9. Iran Jails Three Christian Converts, Seizes BiblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | KKLA-FM Glendale

    "Iranian Christians Mohammad Roghangir, Suroush Saraie and Pastor Matthias Haghnejad were arrested by the security forces at the pastor's home in Bandar-Anzali," reports Independent Catholic News .

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  10. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: Save Freedom of Worship in the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | National Review Online

    USCIRF's report reaffirms what we've known for years: The plight of religious minorities around the world is troubling, and in many places - such as the Middle East - it is getting worse.

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  11. Delve into the history of the Bahaa i faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Religion News Service

    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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  12. Abuse of a nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Examiner.com

    While most of the world grows increasingly irritated by the Iranian government's unwillingness to compromise on important remaining issues concerning its nuclear program, there is a groundswell of frustration over the continuing abuse of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran .

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  13. Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings - " July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Religion News Service

    Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET .

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  14. Baha'is to testify on Human Rights in Iran at Congressional HearingRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... 2013), smallmedia.org.uk/knowledge.pdf [4] Baha'i World News Service, Profiles of Baha'i Educators, (2014) [5] Amnesty International, Iranian Baha'i leaders hit by 'vindictive' sentence extension, ...

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  15. Cavalli Ad Featuring May Jagger With H-Like Symbol Upsets Sufi MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Free Republic

    Roberto Cavalli ad featuring British model Georgia May Jagger with an H-like symbol on her neck has caused uproar among Sufi Muslims who say the ad 'degrades' one of its religious symbols, The Independent reported on Monday.

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  16. Huntsville City Council prayers -- should a moment of silence replace ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Alabama Live

    Council President Mark Russell leads Huntsville City Council in opening prayer during a March 8, 2012, council meeting.

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  17. Extravaganza celebrates unity in diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Jackson Sun

    ... the Chapel Ridge management who support the program. To learn more about the Spiritual Empowerment program, visit www.bahai.us/community-life/youth/ or contact Robin, the manager of Chapel Ridge apartment complex, at (731) 265-1919 or at 100 Chapel ...

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  18. Baha'i Summer Schools and RetreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | BellaOnline

    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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  19. Life of Baha'i founder subject of presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | The Chronicle Herald

    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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  20. Baha'i Temple: A place of prayer without preachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | Daily Monitor

    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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