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6 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Maronite Patriarch Bechara Rai will continue his campaign urging Parliament to elect a president, holding all Lebanese political parties and parliamentary blocs responsible for the presidential vacuum, sources in Bkirki told The Daily Star.
12 hrs ago | Reuters
Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for two monasteries and a church that were demolished during Soviet times to be rebuilt in the Kremlin, the largest overhaul of the site's architectural landscape in nearly a century.
16 hrs ago | Catholic World News
A leading official of the Russian Orthodox Church has told a Russian newspaper that he believes the world is on the brink of a third world war.
17 hrs ago | SurInEnglish.com
Although the vast majority of the Spanish population is Catholic, on the Costa del Sol it would appear that a horizontal Tower of Babel has been drawn along the map of the coastline.
When rescue workers were searching under the rubble of the house of Jalila Ayyad, a 65-year-old Christian women from Gaza, they found pieces of torn Bibles and her body, as she was already dead from an Israeli airstrike on her house.
WASHINGTON D.C., July 30 .- The U.S. bishops have urged the U.S. government to assist Iraqi Christian victims of persecution, while France has offered asylum to Iraqi Christians who have fled Mosul.
Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia July 30 2014 Relations between Georgian and Armenian churches 30 July 2014 - 2:02pm A sketch with an incident in the background By Georgy Kalatozishvili, Tbilisi.
A woman who police said was dressed in blankets was shot in the leg by an officer at a security checkpoint at the entrance to the Western Wall.
Dionysiou monastery is an Eastern Orthodox monastery at the monastic state of Mount Athos in Greece in southwest part of Athos peninsula.
"While on storm chasing expeditions in the Tornado Alley in the U.S., I have encountered many photogenic supercell storms.
Hurriyet Daily News, Turkey July 29 2014 US criticizes Turkey of anti-Semitism, Halki seminary WASHINGTON The 2013 International Religious Freedom Report, which is conducted by the U.S. State Department, has criticized Turkey over a rise in anti-Semitism in the country and the status of the Halki seminary.
This is not the first time war has ravaged the small slip of land that borders the Mediterranean Sea to the west and the Jordan River to the east.
Vast open fields stretch for miles toward the southern horizon, dark brown, waiting to be sown with wheat or rye.
BEIRUT: The Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch and the Levant has strongly criticized France's offer to grant Iraqi Christians political asylum, describing the move as an attempt to empty the region from the adepts of Christ.
Illustrative photo of young ultra orthodox Jewish men in a yeshiva in Jerusalem, September 2, 2013 Several prominent ultra-Orthodox yeshivas canceled summer vacation and called on their students to continue studying Torah in solidarity with IDF soldiers fighting in the Gaza Strip, ultra-Orthodox media reported.
Alexander Kobzev, Pastor of the Church of Christ has almost certainly been abducted by Kremlin-backed militants.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 04:02 pm
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