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  1. Things to do around Lake Forest on Labor Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Lake Forester

    ... and games and shop at the bookstore. The festival opens at noon Aug. 30 and 31. St. Basil of Ostrog Serbian Orthodox Church , 27450 N. Bradley Road, Lake Forest. Free. 3. Twilight Shuffle 5K Run , 6 p.m. Sunday Run, jog or walk through Downtown ...


  2. Long Beach Greek Festival is feast for the sensesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    ... hundreds more are expected to join in the festivities today and Monday. For the 65th year, Assumption Greek Orthodox Church has brought the cultural festival to Long Beach complete with food, drinks, dancing and music. Booths selling traditional ...


  3. 2.1m. pupils - " 150,000 of them first-graders - " to kick off school year MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Thousands of educators will devote the first two weeks of studies to addressing the war that dominated the summer vacation.


  4. Polish President: Putin Wants to 'Rebuild the Empire'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News Max

    Polish President Bronis law Komorowski said that Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to build a new Russian empire for Moscow and that the region now had to choose whether it wanted "a Cossack Europe or a democratic one".


  5. The world as it is: The influence of religionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... sworn in the end to abolish all nations and religions as ruling-class frauds. Mother Russia and the Orthodox Church were its first victims. Russians remember clearly that 100 years ago this summer the Catholic Austro-Hungarian empire and the ...


  6. Greek Fest draws hundreds for culture and the foodRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... grab food during the Greek Festival Friday evening. The event was presented by the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Dover. It will be going on Friday and Saturday evening. (Ryan McBride/Staff photographer) There was something for everyone, and ...


  7. Shavuot and Pentecost: Two feasts convergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    An icon of the Christian Pentecost, in the Greek Orthodox tradition. This is the Icon of the Descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles.


  8. Putin has 'empire' ambitions: Polish premierRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Polish President Bronis law Komorowski said that Vladimir Putin is trying to build a new Russian empire for Moscow and that the region now had to choose whether it wanted "a Cossack Europe or a democratic one".


  9. On Native GroundTHE End of 'the American Century'Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    WASHINGTON, March 16-18, 2001 -- Editor's Note : At the turn of the century, a batch of recently declassified analyses by the Central Intelligence Agency offered new insight into U.S. intelligence during the Cold War.


  10. Neo-Nazis attack Gay couple in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Gay News

    ... just as they are accused of beating boyfriends George Kounanis and Harry Vasilakis in July. The Greek Orthodox Church is also anti-Gay, although less stridently so than their Russian Orthodox colleagues. In January, LGBT activists staged a kiss-in ...


  11. Israel finds body where U.S. student disappearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Detroit News

    Israeli police said Thursday 'there is a strong possibility' they have found the body of an American seminary student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week.


  12. Israel identifies body as missing American studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times Herald-Record

    Israeli forensic investigators on Friday identified a recently found body as that of a U.S. religious student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week, Israeli police said, adding that he had been buried near Jerusalem.


  13. Choice of new Madrid archbishop marks new course for Spain's bishopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | DFW Catholic

    Madrid, Spain, Aug 29, 2014 / 04:27 pm .- The appointment of Carlos Osoro Sierra as the new Archbishop of Madrid is another step forward in the renewal of the ranks of the Spanish bishops that at the same time raises expectations for Curia reform.


  14. Greek Catholics face hostility amid unrest in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | DFW Catholic

    ... prompting an Aug. 29 emergency U.N. Security Council meeting to address the situation. "If the Russian Orthodox Church together with all of the Churches in the Ukraine joined together in the name of love in the prayer of Jesus 'that all may be one' ...


  15. Aharon Sofer laid to rest in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Daily News

    The 23-year-old from New Jersey was hiking in the Jerusalem Forest with a friend last week when he disappeared, sparking fears at first that he might have fallen into the clutches of Hamas. 1 comment

  16. Christian Patriarchs: InternationalCommunity Must Eradicate ISIL'Read the original story

    Friday | Lucianne.com

    "The international community must act and eradicate ISIL" , Eastern Orthodox and Catholic patriarchs said in a strongly-worded statement from Lebanon Wednesday.


  17. Flood Recovery Efforts Continue In Serbia And BosniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    ... From its office in Bosnia, IOCC is working in cooperation with the Tuzla - Zvornik Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church and local relief partners to provide the most vulnerable flood survivors with assistance to replace basic furniture, household ...


  18. Christian Patriarchs: International Community Must 'Eradicate ISIL'CNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cybercast News Service

    ... of the Armenian Apostolic Church; Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Louis Sako; a representative of the Greek Orthodox Church; and the head of the Evangelical Council, Rev. Salim Sahyouni." The patriarchs were later joined by Papal Nuncio Monsignor ...


  19. Guatemala villagers try to force out ultra-Orthodox Jewish sectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    In the 1980s a fiery young anti-Zionist rabbi from Jerusalem founded Lev Tahor, which means "pure heart" in Hebrew.


  20. Prague chief rabbi retires for a literary careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Intermountain Jewish News

    When the novel Altschul's Method hit the shelves in Czech bookstores this March, it was hailed as a brilliant political and psychological thriller combining elements of science fiction, alternate history and Jewish mysticism.