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  1. Faith Matters: MLK's words inspire us, continue to give hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | Greenwich Citizen

    I am not concerned about so-called " fake news ." That is just a cynical, disingenuous, and over-used accusation that the current administration trots out to discredit everything that offends or challenges their distorted view of reality.

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  2. Naperville congregations lift united prayers for peaceRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Participants from 19 faith communities lifted their wishes for peace, respect and dignity for all humanity through the power of prayer during an annual interfaith gathering Sunday in Naperville. The 13th annual World Peace Day Interfaith Prayer Service in Naperville drew members of Baha'i, Buddhist, Catholic, Christian, Episcopal, Islamic, Jewish, Presbyterian, Sikh and other congregations to pray for peace together.

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  3. Why American Christians Should Be Following the Iranian Protests: Bread, Faith, & FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Cybercast News Service

    ... "nostalgic slogans" about pre-revolutionary Iran - a time when religious minorities like Christians, Jews, and Bahai's could live well enough alongside their Islamic neighbors. The outcome of the protests remains to be seen. Will they lead to more ...

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  4. Yemen: Rebel-run court sentences Baha'i man to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | WVNY

    A rebel-controlled Yemeni court has sentenced a local Baha'i man to death on charges of disseminating the beliefs of his faith and spying for Israel. Hamid bin Haydara, detained since December 2013, received his sentence Tuesday.

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  5. Baha'i man sentenced to death in Yemen for 'spreading faith and spying'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | The Belfast Telegraph

    A rebel-controlled Yemeni court has sentenced a local Baha'i man to death on charges of disseminating the beliefs of his faith and spying for Israel. A rebel-controlled Yemeni court has sentenced a local Baha'i man to death on charges of disseminating the beliefs of his faith and spying for Israel.

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  6. Yemen: Rebel-run court sentences Baha'i man to death Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | WSB-TV

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  7. Stoch wins 3rd straight 4 Hills Tour stop, Freitag crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Olympic ski jumping champion Kamil Stoch of Poland won his third straight World Cup event on Thursday to further strengthen his lead in the Four Hills Tournament. Stoch's main rival for the title, overall World Cup leader Richard Freitag, injured his left hip in a crash after landing his first jump.

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  8. CAS clears Russians to race in non-Olympic skeleton, bobsledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Court of Arbitration for Sport will not intervene in a dispute between the International Bobsled and Skeleton Federation and its doping tribunal over letting Russian athletes compete despite their Olympic life bans. The IBSF says the court decided it had "clearly no jurisdiction" to hear an appeal against the doping tribunal clearing seven Russians to race in World Cup and other non-Olympic events run by the IBSF.

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  9. Baha'i prisoner of conscience sentenced to death in YemenRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2018 | Ekklesia Daily News

    The Huthi authorities in Yemen have sentenced Baha'i prisoner of conscience Hamid Haydara to death for allegedly collaborating with Israel and forging official documents. Commenting on the news, Philip Luther, Amnesty International's Middle East and North Africa Research and Advocacy Director, said, "This sentence is the result of a fundamentally flawed process, including trumped-up charges, an unfair trial and credible allegations that Hamid Haydara was tortured and ill-treated in custody.

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  10. Calendar - Tue, 02 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    Men's Saturday Breakfast - Community United Methodist Church invites men and women of all ages welcome to meet for a no-host breakfast on the fourth Saturday of each month at 7:30 a.m. There's time for fellowship, and an informative program centered on local agencies and outreach opportunities. Thursday, Sept.

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  11. The a Occupationa (not the Grinch) Stole ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | The Jewish Press

    In America, Christmas was the holiday of my non-Jewish friends, my neighbors, the majority of the people around me. It was their holiday and I enjoyed the by-products: beautiful lights, an atmosphere of excitement and celebration and, my favorite that always came around that time of the year - fresh, pristine snow.

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  12. Religions Join Together to Ring In New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | KTVN Reno

    The "Multi-faith New Years' Eve Service" will be hosted by Reno Buddhist Center and will include Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, Jewish, Baha'i and Native American prayers. Rajan Zed, religious statesman and coordinator of the event, says that "diverse religions coming together in prayer and community sends a positive signal of love, hope and harmony for 2018."

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  13. The Bahai's - faith Part III - - The Bahai's in JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | The Gleaner

    From left, Checkkar Lee, Baha'i FaithA's resource person for Caribbean, Junior youth Spiritual Empowerment Programme; Denise Tulloch, secretary Local Spiritual Assembly, Baha'i Kingston; Oscar Effiong, auxiliary board member; and Stacey Mitchell, chair of the National Spiritual Assembly. Baha'u'llah, who lived from 1817 to 1892, is regarded as the founder of the Baha'i faith.

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  14. Supreme Leader Tweets About Jesus, But Iran is One of World's Worst ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | Cybercast News Service

    Iranian leaders have been relaying their customary Christmas goodwill messages, but behind the tweets and statements the regime in Tehran continues to be accused of persecution of Christians and other religious minorities. Over recent days supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has posted several tweets relating to the birth of Jesus Christ some including an underlying political message about undefined "oppression" and "arrogant powers."

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  15. 'The Sultan and the Saint' revives 800-year-old interfaith exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Religion News Service

    Forty years ago, Alex Kronemer was a bored college student on a semester-abroad tour of Italy when he entered what felt like his millionth Catholic church. Thinking to sneak away, he headed for the exit.

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  16. The Bahai's in JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | The Gleaner

    Baha'u'llah, who lived from 1817 to 1892, is regarded the founder of the Bahai faith. He said he had a new revelation from God, a message to mankind.

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  17. Chrysalis of crystal: A Bahaa i temple offers a new kind of sacred spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | Religion News Service

    On a misty morning, the Baha'i Temple of South America, nestled in the foothills of the Andes above the sprawling city of Santiago, Chile, can appear as a mysterious, otherworldly object, perhaps a visitor from another planet. As a visitor, you move toward the temple first from below it, treading along a series of nine pathways and gardens that radiate through the landscape.

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  18. The Baha'i Faith, Part 2 - Beliefs and practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | The Gleaner

    From left: Checkkar Lee, Baha'i Faith's resource person for Caribbean, Junior youth Spiritual Empowerment Programme; Denise Tulloch, secretary Local Spiritual Assembly, Baha'i Kingston; Oscar Effiong, auxiliary board member; and Stacey Mitchell, chair of the National Spiritual Assembly. Originating in Iran, about 1844, the Baha'i faith evolved out of the Shi'ite branch of the Muslim faith.

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  19. Los Angeles faith leaders commend Azerbaijan's multiculturalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Trend

    U.S. premiere screening of the film "Under One Sun" - produced with support from Heydar Aliyev Foundation - was successfully held in Los Angeles, Azerbaijan's Consulate General in Los Angeles told Trend. A well-attended event dedicated to the traditions of multiculturalism, diversity and tolerance in Azerbaijan was held on December 5, 2017 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which is one of the largest and oldest churches of Los Angeles.

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  20. The Baha'i' Faith Part I - Origins and evolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | The Gleaner

    Ian Allen/Photographer From left: Checkkar Lee, Baha'i FaithA's resource person for Caribbean, Junior youth Spiritual Empowerment Programme; Denise Tulloch, secretary Local Spiritual Assembly, Baha'i Kingston; Oscar Effiong, auxiliary board member; and Stacey Mitchell, chair of the National Spiritual Assembly. The Baha'i Faith was born in Iran, when it was known as Persia.

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