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  1. Church must change on equality issues, says bishopRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Ekklesia Daily News

    The Anglican Bishop of Manchester says that the Church can "be on the right side of equality issues", after years struggling with them. His comments, reported in Pink News, come on the occasion of events marking the 50th anniversary of the gat rights movement in the prominent northern English city.

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  2. Pressure on the borders of Iraq, Syria and Turkey; Libya updateRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Ekklesia Daily News

    In his latest podcast for the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales, Ekklesia associate and regional adviser/expert Dr Harry Hagopian looks at the on-going fight to contain and repel IS/ISIS and the pressure on the borders of Iraq, Syria and Turkey. He also updates on moves to bring stability to Libya.

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  3. Canadian Mennonites visit Britain with peaceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Ekklesia Daily News

    With support from Ekklesia and other partners, the Anabaptist Network and the Mennonite Trust in Britain are coordinating the visit to the UK of Canadian Mennonites, Tom and Rebecca Yoder Neufeld. On Wednesday and Thursday 1-2 October 2014 the pair are taking part in the Anabaptist Theology Forum in Birmingham.

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  4. Brenda Louise Proctor McClellandRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    She was born Sept. 4, 1962, in Erie, Pa., to Florence Merchant Proctor of Westfield, N.Y., and the late John James Proctor.

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  5. St Therese of the Child JesusRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Catholic.net

    "I prefer the monotony of obscure sacrifice to all ecstasies. To pick up a pin for love can convert a soul."

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

    9 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... of a Polish pope would increase nationalism in Poland and elsewhere in Eastern Europe. It said such attention to religion also would enhance the status of the Uniat and Orthodox churches, weakening the Communist Party's control of the people. Hillel ...

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  7. Eight General Seminary Professors "Resign" Without Their KnowledgeRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Religion Dispatched

    In an unprecedented move, the Dean and President of New York's General Theological Seminary , the Rev. Kurt Dunkle, has either accepted the resignations of eight members of the Episcopal seminary's faculty or flat-out fired them.

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  8. The East Bay's Kosher Food Scene Goes Beyond Grandma's Gefilte FishRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | East Bay Express

    Pardon a gentile food writer's ignorance, but of all the niche culinary genres, kosher food isn't one that's ever seemed particularly innovative or sexy. Yet in the past year alone, the Bay Area's kosher community has welcomed into its midst the following: a caterer who specializes in kosher charcuterie; a maker of artisanal kosher cream puffs; and even one San Francisco-based catering company, L'Chaim, that claims to serve the world's "first and only sustainable kosher sushi."

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  9. Company seeks $250M from Los Angeles archdioceseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A funeral home company has sued the Archdiocese of Los Angeles for at least $250 million, alleging it was cheated out of a lease deal involving six Roman Catholic cemeteries. S.E. Funeral Homes of California Inc. alleges breach of contract, bad faith and unjust enrichment in the suit filed Monday in Superior Court .

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  10. Mormon faithful celebrate 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Hills News

    The first Australian temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints opened in Carlingford on September 20, 1984. Carlingford landmark: Carlingford's Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is one of five Mormon temples in Australia, and the only one in the state.

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  11. Over 1.36 Lakh Indian Pilgrims Reach Saudi Arabia For HajRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | INDOlink

    JEDDAH: All the 1,36,020 Indian pilgrims who will perform Haj this year have reached Saudi Arabia, officials said. "All the 1,36,020 Indian Haj pilgrims have reached Saudi Arabia with the last flight carrying 394 pilgrims from Mumbai arriving yesterday," Indian consul general BS Mubarak told.

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  12. Indian consulate launches app to guide Haj pilgrimsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | INDOlink

    JEDDAH: A free smartphone application launched this year by the Indian mission here that guides Indian Haj pilgrims to their accommodations has become a huge hit with even the Saudi government looking at ways to adopt the novel app. 'The Indian HajiAccommodation Locater App has been a huge success and in fact the Saudi Ministry of Haj have said that they want to follow through how they can use it for other countries for other pilgrims,' Indian Consul General B S Mubarak told PTI.

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  13. Muslims honor Prophet Abraham on Eid ul AdhaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... know about Islam and have never met a Muslim, this news is likely to solidifying the myth that Islam is a violent religion and that killings are justified in its name. Americans must look beyond the killers of ISIS and its copycats like Alton Nolen ...

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  14. SIB's Allah appeal to be heard by Appellate court todayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    The Sidang Injil Borneo's appeal over the seizure of its Bahasa Malaysia religious books which use the word 'Allah' will be heard at the Court of Appeal today before a special panel. This follows SIB's failure to obtain leave to initiate a judicial review at the Kuala Lumpur High Court on May 5 after the court said it was bound by the Court of Appeal decision on Catholic weekly The Herald where it ruled 'Allah' is for the exclusive use of Muslims.

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  15. Roger Simon: In Praise Of Benjamin Netanyahu. This man, whatever...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Instapundit.com

    This man, whatever his failings, is better able to articulate the global situation than any political leader currently in a position of power in any country by yards. In fact, virtually no one else is even attempting to do it.

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  16. Wondrous benefits of taking cold showersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The cold shower therapy has recently become more popular within the past few years, thanks to inspirational people from the Internet including Joel Runyon of Impossible HQ. The feat of icy water running behind one's body, whether someone flushed the toilet at your living space or a prank is seen as a dreadful punishment.

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  17. Round Rock Muslim groupa s sign vandalizedRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    A highway sign dedicated to a local Muslim community in Round Rock was vandalized over the weekend. The sign is a symbol of the community's commitment to keeping Texas highways clean.

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  18. Funeral 're-do' for raped woman's grandmotherRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CNews

    A woman who was raped by the priest who perfomed her grandmother's funeral mass has succeeded in securing a new memorial service in what is likely a first in Canada. "It is like a re-do in our minds," she said Tuesday of the new service.

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  19. Former walk-on Kyle Johnson has become BYU's 'most reliable' offensive linemanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Nothing has come easy for former walk-on Kyle Johnson since entering the program in 2012, but he's evolved into BYU's "most reliable" O-lineman. He's my most reliable guy.

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  20. Horse euthanized with shotgun after car hits Amish buggy in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    A state trooper shot a horse in the head Tuesday morning in Mexico after a SUV struck an Amish, horse-drawn buggy, sending its two occupants flying off the seat and breaking the horse's ankle in half, state police in Hastings said. Trooper Chad Rodman said he shot the black horse in the head after the two Amish men who were in the buggy asked him to.

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