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  1. Hindu Kranti Dal flexes muscle with cancellation of Atif Aslam concert in GurgaonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    The The Akhil Bhartiya Hindu Kranti Dal lays emphasis on patriotism, seeing it also as a way to curb terrorism, and cites this as the reason why it opposed the Atif Aslam concert. The Akhil Bhartiya Hindu Kranti Dal, a "non-political organisation" that aims to "combat evils in society", on Wednesday, added the cancellation of Pakistani singer Atif Aslam's concert to its list of "achievements".


  2. NY Jewish organic farm camp to open West Coast siteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Eden Village, located in upstate New York's Putnam Valley, will launch the camp in 2018, it announced Tuesday in a statement. The camp, which promotes Jewish environmentalism, received a grant from the Foundation for Jewish Camp and the Jim Joseph Foundation to expand its operations.


  3. Monsignor James Benavente cleared of allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KUAM News

    "I'm grateful for the vindication," Monsignor James Benavente said during a press conference in which it was announced that he was cleared of any allegations of financial mismanagement. In July 2014 Archbishop Anthony Apuron removed him as Rector of the Dulce Nombre De Maria Cathedral Basilica and Director of the Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese.


  4. 29 American Jesuits to Attend Worldwide Meeting, Elect New Leader in Rome this OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The Society of Jesus , the largest order of priests and brothers in the Roman Catholic Church, will convoke General Congregation 36, the supreme governing body of the order, in Rome on October 3. At the Jesuit Curia, the worldwide headquarters of the Society, 215 Jesuits from 62 countries - among them 29 Americans - will elect a replacement for Superior General Father Adolfo Nicolas, SJ, 80, who has announced his intention to resign. Once a new Superior General is elected and the pope is informed, the successor to St. Ignatius, the founder of the Jesuits, will be announced.


  5. HUDY - KazimieraRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Kazimiera Hudy, resident of the Yorkton & District Nursing Home, passed away on Friday, September 16, 2016. She was 87 years of age.


  6. People and properties caught in the crosshairs of Crowchild Trail redevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Over 100,000 vehicles travel Calgary's western thoroughfare every day. Crowchild Trail drivers know full-well just how jammed up traffic along the busy route can get.


  7. 9 must-see pieces from the Philadelphia Museum of Art's South Asian GalleriesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    The Hall from Madanagopalaswamy Temple in South India is dedicated to the Hindu god Vishnu and Krishna. It was brought to the Philadelphia Museum of Art in 1920.


  8. Constructive AngerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    The following excerpt about constructive anger is taken from the book of dialogue between the Dalai Lama and myself, entitled Emotional Awareness . Having just reread it, I found nothing to change; I still believe it raises the right question, makes a useful suggestion and offers a practice to learn it.


  9. 40 days of prayer for end to abortion begins at east Tulsa Catholic-owned parkRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Alisa Gunsch of Broken Arrow prays during the opening day of 40 Day of Life at Garden of Hope Catholic Park on Wednesday, September 28, 2016. IAN MAULE/Tulsa World - See this story on Anti-abortion advocates launched 40 days of round-the-clock prayer for an end to abortion Wednesday evening in a rally at the Garden of Hope, a park near 31st Street and Sheridan Road owned by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tulsa.


  10. Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose Premieres Vaanara LeelaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose, the company that brought "Arjuna - A Warrior's Tale" to life in 2014 to critical acclaim now presents"Vaanara Leela - Monkeys in the Ramayana". The Ramayana is one of the two major Sanskrit epics from Hindu mythology describing Prince Rama's journey.


  11. What is Zion and how do we get there? 31 Mormons weigh in: You'll...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times & Seasons

    In this useful collection of brief essays, an impressively wide array of members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints describe what Zion means to them. As the editors write in their introduction, "Forget about glossy Mormon-produced documentaries.


  12. ReligionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Jared Stein, right, blows a shofar as Rabbi Naomi Levy, left, plays a drum at the Nashuva Spiritual Community Jewish New Year celebration on Venice Beach in Los Angeles, Calif., on September 14, 2015. As Jews take part in the Tashlich prayer, a Rosh Hashanah ritual, bread crumbs are tossed into the waters to symbolically cast away sins.


  13. Alberta and NWT Bishops say priests should refuse funerals for those who choose doctor-assisted deathRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    The Catholic Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories have issued guidelines that say priests should refuse funerals for some people who choose doctor-assisted death.


  14. Steve Israel: Do research before making that '1-877 ...' callRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    Is it the one for Volvo with the bearded guy in the back seat of a car fingering a wedding ring – for who knows what reason? Is it any of the ones for those Lincoln cars with Matthew McConaughey doing weird and pretentious stuff like falling backward into a pool – for who knows what reason? Hands-down it's got to be the one for ... (more)


  15. Radical Islamic AmericanismRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Seattle Press

    Much is made in some quarters this season of excluding 'Muslims' or 'Islam' from the USA. Religious intolerance has a long and storied history in America, going back to protestant, witch hunting Massachusetts and struggles in initially catholic Maryland in the 17th Century.


  16. 'Grave sin:' Bishops issue guidelines to refuse funerals in assisted deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

    Guidelines from the Catholic Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories say priests should refuse funerals for some people who choose assisted suicide. It says priests should weigh the circumstances of each funeral request, but high-profile assisted deaths can't be celebrated.


  17. Here is how your kid can be 'The Best Me'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Kaiser Permanente's Educational Theatre program uses music, dance and audience interaction to guide children toward better lifestyle choices. The troupe was at Del Mar Elementary School in central Fresno teaching students in kindergarten through sixth grade how to be "The Best Me" through exercise and food choices.


  18. Area Priest Placed on LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    A priest serving two Bon Homme County parishes has been placed on administrative leave. Bishop Paul Swain of the Sioux Falls Catholic Diocese took the action following a sexual abuse allegation against the Reverend Joe Forcelle, who serves the St. Leo Parish in Tyndall and St. Vincent Parish in Springfield.


  19. Marlins' Fernandez remembered as larger than life at funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KFBB

    28, 2016, in Miami. Fernandez, was killed in a weekend boat crash along with two... .


  20. Rabbis mull whether to talk about politics on the High Holy DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Deseret News

    So as the High Holy Days approach for Jews, and their rabbis are putting the finishing touches on their sermons, one wonders: Will they dive into the topics making headlines these days - among them: the roiling politics, the Black Lives Matter movement and immigration? Or will rabbis avoid jumping into the messy stew of issues that have divided us in the months leading up to the Jewish New Year? We asked three rabbis, from the largest streams of American Judaism - Reform, Conservative and Orthodox, which differ mainly in the stringency of their interpretations of Jewish law - to preview what they will tell their congregations on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur These holidays bookend what is also known as "The Days of Awe," which begin Sunday at sundown and end 10 days later at sunset.