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  1. Survivors denounce Vatican handling of Peru abuse caseRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Victims of Latin America's latest charismatic Catholic leader-turned-sexual predator are denouncing the Vatican's handling of the case, saying the six-year delay and final resolution are anything but satisfactory for survivors of his sexual, psychological and physical violence. "It's really shameful," said Pedro Salinas, who blew the whistle in 2015 on the twisted practices of the Peru-based Sodalitium Christianae Vitae, and was himself a victim of Luis Fernando Figari's psychological abuse.

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  2. Pope quietly trims sanctions for sex abusers seeking mercyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Pope Francis has quietly reduced sanctions against a handful of pedophile priests, applying his vision of a merciful church even to its worst offenders in ways that survivors of abuse and the pope's own advisers question. One case has come back to haunt him: An Italian priest who received the pope's clemency was later convicted by an Italian criminal court for his sex crimes against children as young as 12. The Rev.

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  3. Jackson Church BurglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KICD-AM Spencer

    Recently, burglaries have taken place at churches in Windom, Fairmont and St James, and the latest church burglaries happened in Jackson at night, on Sunday February 19th. The burglaries occurred at the United Methodist Church and the First Baptist Church.

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  4. Denmark stages blasphemy trial after man burns the KoranRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Anorak

    ... and the Quran can in certain cases be a violation of the blasphemy clause, which covers public scorn or mockery of religion," he opines. Is the West so fragile, so lacking in direction and authority that a minor incident is deemed a threat to ...

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  5. Senet woman MP who stood against Philippine President arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    MANILA. Senator Leila de Lima is escorted out of the Philippine Senate premises following a news conference Tuesday Feb. 21 2017 in Pasay City De Lima surrendered to the police on the afternoon of February 24, 2017, after a Manila court issued a warrant for her arrest following the filing of charges by the Department of Justice.

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  6. Hacksaw Ridge Deserves an Oscar for Redefining HeroismRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Foundation for Economic Education

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  7. 2 men of different faiths create translation of The Qur'an into English with reference to the BibleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    Two men of faith, one Muslim and one Christian, created a new book - a translation of The Qur'an into English, with references to the Bible. It's something that's never been done before.

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  8. Survivors denounce Vatican handling of Peru abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Victims of Latin America's latest charismatic Catholic leader-turned-sexual predator are denouncing the Vatican's handling of the case, saying the six-year delay and final resolution are anything but satisfactory for survivors of his sexual, psychological and physical violence. "It's really shameful," said Pedro Salinas, who blew the whistle in 2015 on the twisted practices of the Peru-based Sodalitium Christianae Vitae, and was himself a victim of Luis Fernando Figari's psychological abuse.

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  9. Wereko-Brobby ready to work with Akufo-AddoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    After running down Nana Akufo-Addo, then New Patriotic Party flag bearer for the 2016 elections, a former Chief Executive Officer of the Volta River Authority Charles Wereko-Brobby, is now craving for a position in the new administration. Dr Wereko-Brobby said he's ready and willing to serve, should he be appointed by President Akufo-Addo.

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  10. Gordon Veitch looks to smash the Hurricanes a path to ACAA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Guardian

    Gordon Veitch might not point to heaven after a good play, but he holds no such restriction at other times. "Not on the court, but I definitely pray before and after the game.

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  11. Vatican, Jewish group team upRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The museums of the Vatican and Rome's ancient Jewish community are hosting their first joint exhibit, building on decades of improved Catholic-Jewish relations following centuries of mistrust. The focus of the exhibit opening in May will be the menorah, the seven-armed candelabrum described in the Jewish Torah and depicted in Jewish, Catholic and secular art over the centuries.

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  12. U.S. bishops decry La Santa MuerteRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... artists, gay activists and the poor, among others - many of them non-Latinos and not all involved with organized religion. Clad in a black nun's robe and holding a scythe in one hand, Santa Muerte appeals to people seeking all manner of otherworldly ...

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  13. Pope Francis quietly trims sanctions for sex abusers seeking mercy19 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | India.com

    Vatican City, Feb 25: Pope Francis has quietly reduced sanctions against a handful of pedophile priests, applying his vision of a merciful church even to its worst offenders in ways that survivors of abuse and the pope's own advisers question. One case has come back to haunt him: An Italian priest who received the pope's clemency was later convicted by an Italian criminal court for his sex crimes against children as young as 12. The Rev Mauro Inzoli is now facing a second church trial after new evidence emerged against him, The Associated Press has learned.

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  14. Hadi's bill: A violation of the shariahRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lim Kit Siang

    It is not whether the shariah should be reintroduced or reinforced as statutory law, but rather how can medieval Islamic jurisprudence be adapted to meet the needs of justice in modern societies. The two leading Malay-Muslim political parties, PAS and Umno have been competing to be the greater defender of Islam since the early eighties - a necessary stratagem in bolstering the credibility of their Islamic credentials in the eyes of the Malay electorate.

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  15. Pope Francis Condemns Europe's Ancient Walls against IslamRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Pope Francis continues to argue for two interrelated points that, while seemingly humane, compromise Western nations and expose their citizens to danger. He reiterated his first point earlier this month when he said, "I appeal not to create walls but to build bridges." 1 comment

  16. Pakistan allows export of Sikh holy waterRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... officials remained silent. To this, Hamdullah said it was not the right path to keep anyone from following their religion. "We need to be considerate and facilitate, as much as possible, the members of other religious to worship at their temples or ...

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  17. What's new: 'Laugh and Learn' shares humor, spirituality for teensRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Deseret News

    "Laugh and Learn" is a DVD hosted by two funny, inspirational speakers who share Mormon-themed messages for youths. Hank Smith, a seminary teacher for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and speaker, shares the stage with newcomer Jason Hewlett, a professional presenter.

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  18. RUU355: Umno, Pas take Malaysia to the brink of crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Malaysia News

    Najib and Hadi at a rally for the Rohingya inside the Titiwangsa indoor stadium: Najib will unashamedly use Pas to corner the voters in the rural hinterlands - Photograph: themalaymailonline.com The prime minister and the new Umno team of loyalists that he has cobbled together are resorting to political gamesmanship to recover eroding support as GE14 looms closer, observes Francis Loh . The economic forecasters are warning us of a serious downturn in the economy only partly caused by an economic go-slow globally.

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  19. PAMPANGA. Rallyists drum up the streets during Pampanga's Walk for Life.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Thousands of faithful led by the Pampanga clergy yesterday took to the streets to express their opposition to the death penalty and extra judicial killings . The estimated crowd of 5,000, predominantly Catholics from various parishes, schools, pastoral groups and missionaries converged at around 7:00 am at this city's old train station compound after the "walk for life" that took off from four points of the province early morning.

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  20. Monks banned from gathering at templeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Monks stage a symbolic burning of Section 44, the provision in the interim constitution used to authorise the search of Wat Dhammakaya, in front of the Klong Luang market in Pathum Thani on Saturday. PATHUM THANI: Monks from across the country have been banned from gathering at Wat Phra Dhammakaya, as they will face legal action for obstructing officers searching for Phra Dhammajayo.

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