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1 hr ago | Detroit Free Press
A former chemistry teacher at a Catholic, all-girls high school in Bloomfield Hills said she was fired before the semester started because of her "nontraditional" pregnancy.
3 hrs ago | Religion News Service
Boston Globe Media Partners today launched a new website exploring news and issues of the Catholic Church, faith, spirituality and Catholic lifestyle, called Crux.
7 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Five months after Boko Haram abducted more than 200 girls in Nigeria's Borno State, the Islamic extremist group has begun occupying churches in the country's northeastern region, church officials there said.
10 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News
Sudan's Foreign Ministry says it has ordered the closure of the Iranian cultural centers, calling it a social and ideological threat to the largely Sunni country.
14 hrs ago | Yahoo!
A West Australian man was speeding when his motorbike collided with another in Indonesia, killing a local mother, a court has heard.
14 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News
Many are probably wondering "What on Earth?" as the fight within the local Catholic Church spills into the streets and onto the pages of newspapers and nightly news.
The world still mourns the loss of Robin Williams ' light in our lives and we miss the laughter he shared with us throughout his life.
Jeffrey M. Stinson's eyes teared up as he watched more than 30 Amish teens and men pound nails and cut lumber while building him a new garage beside his 365 County Route 20 home.
It what remains to be a nameless podcast, Zach Bloxham and Jake Welch come back for a second episode in which Zach compares the Texas game to a certain Book of Mormon story and Jake lambasts university sponsored advertising.
Pastor James McConnell apologised after he likened "cells" of Muslims in Britain to the IRA during a sermon at Whitewell Metropolitan Tabernacle in north Belfast in May. On Tuesday, his Whitewell Metropolitan Tabernacle released a statement saying the pastor was stepping down as head of the church he founded.
The new bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield has made his first trip to the Berkshires and promises he'll return.
A stained-glass panel from the old St. Bernard Parish on Water Street hangs in the lobby at St. Bernard's Elementary School on Summer Street.
It is curious to many why Archbishop Anthony Apuron has recently warned high school students and faithful Catholics not to go to the blogs.
Members of Manitoba's Sikh community gather outside the provincial legislature in Winnipeg to celebrate the 410th anniversary of the creation of Sikhism's holy book.
The Holocaust, Rawanda or Burmese Genocide of our time. ISIS has collectivized in Iraq and Syria as a vacuum for pure evil and untold sociopathy, even by the standards of radical Islamists I am here to talk about how the Islamic world treats religious minorities, culminating in barbarism and perhaps peaking in sheer inhumanity in northern Iraq at ... (more)
Hardline haredi elements continued their protest on Sunday morning against the arrest of yeshiva students failing to present themselves for army service when called to do so by the IDF, with a small rally outside the Jerusalem military enlistment offices.
"I remember having this instinctive fear and saying, 'No, I'm not,' while at the same time having an inkling that what he was saying was true," said Pick.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 06:43 pm
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