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  1. Where are mainline Protestants on abortion?Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    ... at @jlupf. The views expressed in this opinion piece do not necessarily represent those of Religion News Service.) RNS's comments section is meant to be a place of lively yet respectful and edifying discussion of our stories and the issues they ...

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  2. Where is the Church on #MeToo?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    ... in the Church. The views expressed in this opinion piece do not necessarily reflect those of Religion News Service.) RNS's comments section is meant to be a place of lively yet respectful and edifying discussion of our stories and the issues they ...

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  3. Martin Luther King's secret religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Religion News Service

    ... Beliefs cherished as certainties, institutions endowed with supreme sanctity, he exposes as scandalous pretensions." RNS columns are direct-published opinion pieces. They are not always edited and reflect the views only of the author. RNS's comments ...

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  4. The 12 most dangerous countries for ChristiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Gazette

    ... hile American Christians are a privileged majority, their brothers and sisters in many places are a persecuted minority. RNS columns are direct-published opinion pieces. They are not always edited and reflect the views only of the author.

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  5. Trump's alleged - s***hole' remark seems to discomfit some of his evangelical advisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Gazette

    ... by the Family Research Council Action, Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, in Washington. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana) WASHINGTON (RNS) - At least three members of the White House's informal board of evangelical advisers have distanced themselves from President ...

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  6. On King holiday, religious groups look to 50th anniversary of assassinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Gazette

    ... in June 1965. King was head of the Southern Christian Leadership Coalition and a Nobel Peace Prize winner. (AP Photo) (RNS) Religious groups are planning more than the annual holiday celebrations that note the birthday of the Rev. Martin Luther King ...

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  7. A Buddhist psychiatrist's advice on facing trauma, troubles and Trump: Let it goRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Gazette

    ... photos. 'We're going to break this streak at San Jose': Air Force basketball eyes to end road futility in Mountain West (RNS) - Psychiatrist and Buddhist scholar Mark Epstein marries his religion and his therapeutic practice in a new book that may ...

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  8. Trump's alleged 's***hole' remark seems to discomfit some of his evangelical advisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Religion News Service

    ... a former vice president of Liberty University and the de facto spokesman for the unofficial advisory board, responded to RNS in an email about Trump's alleged remark: "Obviously, those words aren't words we would use, and everyone who knows us knows ...

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  9. A Presbyterian pastor languishes in a Turkish prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Religion News Service

    ... Freedom . The views expressed in this opinion piece do not necessarily represent those of Religion News Service.) RNS's comments section is meant to be a place of lively yet respectful and edifying discussion of our stories and the issues they ...

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  10. Read ThisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Sojourners

    ... new policy, "discussion of the good work of the agency had been taken off the table and out of the discussion," he told RNS. "We made certainly, in retrospect, a bad decision, but we did it with the right motivations. a Our regret is that we caused ...

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  11. Our church was named for Robert E. Lee - here is how we changed itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Gazette

    ... in Lexington, VA, in Aug. 2017, prior to the name change to Grace Episcopal Church. Photo courtesy of Creative Commons (RNS) - Confederate symbols in churches, especially Episcopal churches in Virginia and the National Cathedral in Washington, have ...

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  12. North Korea is worst place for Christian persecution, group saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Gazette

    (RNS) For the 16th year in a row, North Korea tops the list of 50 countries ranked for the worst persecution of Christians in the world, according to the Christian watchdog organization Open Doors USA. A close second is Afghanistan, which jumped up ...

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  13. Rich Stearns to retire from charity behemoth World VisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Deseret News

    ... new policy, "discussion of the good work of the agency had been taken off the table and out of the discussion," he told RNS. "We made certainly, in retrospect, a bad decision, but we did it with the right motivations. ... Our regret is that we ...

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  14. Ex-Mormons launch FaithLeaks to root out abuse and corruption in churchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Gazette

    ... on Faithleaks.org from the Jehovah's Witness Palmer Congregation Sexual Abuse Investigation. Images from Faithleaks.org (RNS) - Call it the WikiLeaks of the religion world. A new website called FaithLeaks aims to bring transparency to the workings ...

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  15. Classical gems, a concert for babies and a live video game - some highlights at Sage GatesheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Chronicle Live

    ... grovelling but was probably the way things had to be done back then if you wanted a patron. This concert, directed by RNS co-leaders Bradley Creswick and Kyra Humphreys, is a highlight of this season's Bach and Sons & Daughters strand, featuring the ...

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  16. Baby Jesus was a Dreamer in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The Gazette

    A sign welcomes immigrants and refugees to The Church of the Epiphany Episcopal Anglican Church in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 18, 2017. RNS photo by Adelle M. Banks - I feel guilty that I have not written a column on "Dreamers," those children who were brought illegally into the United States by their parents.

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  17. BC-RNS-IMPORTED-ANTISEMITISMRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The Gazette

    (RNS) _ Germany is rethinking its approach to combating anti-Semitism after a protest against President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital turned the anti-Jewish prejudices of some Muslim immigrants into a national issue. In the ...

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  18. Is higher education purely secular, or is there room for the religious?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Religion News Service

    ... representative of the searchers for what is deep-deeper than what usually confronts us in our religio-secular society. RNS columns are direct-published opinion pieces. They are not always edited and reflect the views only of the author. RNS's ...

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  19. "Three Billboards" wins best religion filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Religion News Service

    ... call tikkun ha-nefesh, the repair of their inner lives - and transcend themselves, and to become deeper, holier people. RNS columns are direct-published opinion pieces. They are not always edited and reflect the views only of the author. RNS's ...

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  20. Start 2018 with these six religion podcastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Religion News Service

    ... spirituality, and belief. Listen on iTunes , Stitcher , and Google Play. Aysha Khan is the social media manager for RNS. She is a journalist based in Denver, and reports on Muslim Americans, digital culture and more. RNS's comments section is meant ...

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