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  1. Sen. Baldwin: First Amendment Applies To Institutions of Faith, - But ...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... members of Jehovah's Witness, for this infraction. At the same time, there are restrictions on the free exercise of religion. As the First Amendment Center wrote , "the Supreme Court has interpreted this clause so that the freedom to believe is ...

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  2. Hundreds of thousands gather for pope Mass in South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Pope Francis received a hero's welcome in Ecuador's biggest city Monday as he celebrated the first public Mass of his South American tour, telling hundreds of thousands of faithful their families are the bedrock of society but need to be supported better and strengthened. In his homily, Francis praised families as the nucleus of society, calling them "the nearest hospital, the first school for the young, the best home for the elderly."

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  3. After fires, black churches debate the best ways to protect themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... black houses of worship. "While this is important, it focuses on prevention - not cure or eradication of racism or religion-based hate crimes," said Butler, writing in Religion Dispatches. "What needs to happen is a concerted effort by all churches, ...

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  4. Alberto Nisman's Mysterious Death in ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    "In January 2015, 51-year-old Argentinian prosecutor Alberto Nisman was found dead in his home with a gun near his left hand, the day before he was due to present before Argentinian legislators an indictment of the President and other government officials. They were accused by Nisman of colluding with the Iran government which was known to have perpetrated the terror attacks in Buenos Aires.

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  5. A Final Word on Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    So it's official that gay marriage is okay throughout the United States of America. Thus ruled the Supreme Court 5 to 4. Everybody's still talking about this, rather heatedly.

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  6. Court of Appeal to consider permission for challenge to prisoners' legal aid cutsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Ekklesia Daily News

    Two charities will go to court tomorrow to appeal the High Court's decision to bar a challenge to legal aid cuts for prisoners. The cuts, which came into force 18 months ago, have coincided with an unprecedented deterioration of safety standards in English and Welsh prisons and a rise in suicides, compounded by staff shortages.

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  7. Pope Francis uses prestige to campaign for changeRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Last week's launch of Pope Francis' encyclical Laudato Si: On the care of our common home is a huge contribution to the debate on the environment around the world.

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  8. Man who accused orphanage founder of abuse targeted by suitRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

    An outspoken Roman Catholic who advocates for child sexual abuse victims has been relentless in targeting those he believes have mistreated children or covered up for abusers. A jury that was seated Monday will decide whether the combative activist went too far in a campaign against an orphanage founder in Haiti.

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  9. Mennonites apologize for history of sex abuse following theologian John Howard Yoder scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    From seminars to a service of lament to a statement confessing its failure to offer healing for survivors, sexual abuse was a prominent topic at the Mennonite Church USA's biennial convention, which concluded Sunday . Not prominently mentioned, but on many people's minds, was the denomination's complicity in the rampant sexual violations by one of its most distinguished members, the late theologian John Howard Yoder.

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  10. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    ... John Leland, George W. Truett and the other great Baptist leaders before him, James understood the dangers of civil religion." James Dunn testifies against a tuition tax credit for private colleges before the House Budget Committee task force in ...

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  11. Seventh-day Adventist can only deny the full body of Christ for so longRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    The 60th General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church is in session this week. It's held only every five years and draws nearly 70,000 Adventists from 192 nations.

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  12. Learn how to discover your family roots at 'Roots Tech'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Learning that answer can be an impossible task without the right tools, or knowledge of how to use them. The Chambersburg Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will show the public how to research their family histories and create documentation for use by generations to come, at its "Roots Tech Family Discovery Day" on Aug. 8, from 12:30 to 4 p.m. at the Chambersburg Stake building at 50 Ragged Edge Road.

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  13. Ouch! Broadway Box Office Slumps 13% For Holiday Week; 12 Shows Off $100K-PlusRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Deadline

    The long July 4 weekend may have seen hot bodies seeking refuge in air-conditioned seats, but they weren't cooling down in Broadway theaters. The 28 shows were off 13% from the previous week.

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  14. The Rev. Michel Belt set to retire later this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Day

    Parishoner Andrea Griffin, right, of Waterford, hugs Reverend Canon Michel Belt, rector of St. James Episcopal Church in New London, as he prepares for the 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite II, Sunday, June 28, 2015. Reverend Belt will be retiring at the end of August.

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  15. Using 'religious liberty' as a weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Day

    ... looks different. Yes, since the dawn of the republic, there have been protections for the free exercise of religion, both in our Constitution and in separate statutes, such as those relating to the military draft and religious pacifists. But ...

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  16. Dalai Lama turns 80: How the young spiritual leader came of ageRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Mashable

    The Dalai Lama, age five. This painting by Indian artist Kanwal Krishna after the installation of Tenzin Gyatso as 14th Dalai Lama became the official representation of the young spiritual chief of the Tibetan people.

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  17. Relay for Life wraps up 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Lamar Daily News

    The Relay for Life Team wrapped up a successful 2015 campaign June 29, with a potluck dinner and a goal setting session for 2016. Event Lead Sherri Kerr thanked the group for all their hard work and said one challenge moving forward is keeping the cancer survivors at Savage Stadium after the dinner.

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  18. Pope Benedict's Words After Receiving Honorary Doctorate in Castel GandolfoRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    Below is a ZENIT translation of the words of gratitude that Pope Benedict XVI pronounced in the course of a ceremony Saturday morning in Castel Gandolfo, when he was conferred with a Doctorate Honoris Causa from the John Paul II Pontifical University of Krakow and from the Academy of Music of Krakow, Poland.

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  19. Director of Mission Advancement - Catholics Come HomeRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    Catholics Come Home, Inc., a highly regarded international Catholic non-profit organization, headquartered in the Roswell, Georgia area, is seeking a Director of Mission Advancement. This is an opportunity to be part of a vibrant apostolic team that helps people home to Jesus and His Church, worldwide.

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  20. Grosses: The Lion King Reigns Over Independence Day Box OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Broadway

    America may have celebrated jettisoning the monarchy in 1776 this weekend, but on Broadway The Lion King continued its reign. The long-running musical brought in a massive $2,143,344 this week.

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