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A Philadelphia Common Pleas Court jury will resume deliberations Tuesday in the sex-assault trial of Rev.
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Thomas Rimbey Ogletree, center right, hugs his father, Rev. Thomas Ogletree, following a news conference to announce that a case against Ogletree for breaking church law by officiating his son's same-sex marriage had been dropped, Monday in White Plains, N.Y. Bishop Martin McLee, who announced the decision, called on church officials to stop ... (more)
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"Charlie and the Chocolate Factory", the new musical based on Roald Dahl's novel, and a revival of the Stephen Sondheim and Harold Prince 1981 box-office flop "Merrily We Roll Along" received seven nominations each on Monday for the 2014 Olivier Awards.
10 hrs ago | The Columbian
Four years of research and the discovery of a wooden sign have uncovered a historical link between Tacoma, the first trails at Mount Rainier and L. Ron Hubbard, the founder of the Church of Scientology.
10 hrs ago | TheCourier.com
The dramatic scene of the nuns being freed from vehicles in the dead of night along the Lebanese-Syrian border, bidding their captors a surprisingly friendly farewell, ended the women's three-month ordeal.
10 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
With the release of 13 Greek Orthodox nuns held hostage by the al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front in Syria for over three months, here's a list of some other prominent people, including clerics, journalists and activists still missing in Syria and believed in the captivity of rebels.
15 hrs ago | 13WHAM
The United Methodist Church has dropped its case against a retired minister accused of breaking church law by officiating his son's same-sex marriage.
15 hrs ago | Boston.com
Pope Francis will make his first trip to Asia in August, visiting South Korea to participate in a Catholic youth festival, preside over a beatification ceremony for 124 Korean martyrs and bring a message of peace to the war-divided peninsula, officials said.
16 hrs ago | EDGE
The Supreme Court has declined to wade into a dispute between the Episcopal Church and a conservative congregation that left the denomination in a rift over homosexuality and other issues.
18 hrs ago | Forth One
Noah, who in the Bible's Book of Genesis built the ark that saved his family and many pairs of animals from a great flood, is revered by Judaism, Christianity and Islam.
21 hrs ago | National Public Radio
A crowd of 1,300 talks guns, God and politics at a steak dinner and gun raffle at the Lone Oak First Baptist Church in Paducah, Ky.
Lower Manhattan turned into a human river of black-garbed people on Sunday as tens of thousands ultra-Orthodox Jews took to the streets, their anguished prayers booming through loudspeakers in protest of Israel's proposal to draft strictly religious citizens into its military.
Cardinal Chibly Langlois reminded the crowd in this impoverished and predominantly Catholic nation of 10 million people that many would go hungry or wouldn't be able to survive were it not for the kindness of others.
The Bishop of Ely has welcomed the possibility of working alongside women bishops as the Diocese of Ely prepares to put a fresh set of proposals to the vote.
FULL CREDIT: Tony Brockley of Darlington Credit Union, Angela Gibson, the credit union's churches liaison officer and the Reverend Canon John Dobson, vicar of All Saints Blackwell and Darlington Area Dean.
At least a dozen nuns kidnapped in late November from a Greek Orthodox monastery in Syria were freed Sunday, a pro-Syrian government news network and Lebanese state media reported.
When this Israeli town goes to the polls on Tuesday, the vote may decide more than a bitter mayoral race.