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3 hrs ago | Groong

Finnish Monk, Author Of 500-Page Book On Armenia: 'I Never Encountered Such Beauty Anywhere'

FINNISH MONK, AUTHOR OF 500-PAGE BOOK ON ARMENIA: 'I NEVER ENCOUNTERED SUCH BEAUTY ANYWHERE' 14:45 19/08/2014 >> SOCIETY Finnish monk, Professor of Theology Serafim Seppala has for years been studying the Armenian culture and history and has a number of publications on this topic, among them a 500-page book on Armenian art and culture; he is ... (more)

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INCROYABLE - Relais France 4x400m Femme - Championnats d'Europe 2014 - INCREDIBLE F...

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

7 hrs ago | Groong

The Christians Of Iraq And Syria

THE CHRISTIANS OF IRAQ AND SYRIA The Economist Aug 19 2014 UNTIL they fell victim to the Islamist advance across northern Iraq, few in the West knew much about the Yazidis, practitioners of an ancient, secretive religion which reveres the Peacock Angel as the chief among seven angels to whom God has entrusted the world.

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11 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Police heighten security ahead of haredi protest in capital

Hundreds expected in Mea She'arim today to decry arrest of yeshiva student who refused to show up at draft office.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

Pope Takes Korean Gifts to Vatican

Pope Francis returned to Vatican on Monday after ending his five-day visit to Korea.

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Related Topix: Religion, Roman Catholic Church, Pope Benedict XVI

Hellenic News of America

His Grace Bishop Gregory of Nyssa leads 2014 Archon Lenten Retreat

With the blessings of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America, the Order of Saint Andrew was pleased to have His Grace Bishop Gregory of Nyssa, of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the USA, as its retreat master for the 11th Annual Archon Lenten Retreat, March 21-22, 2014.

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Related Topix: Religion, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Charlotte

Hellenic News of America

Agris Scholarships kick off 21st year with over $400,000 in grants...

Hellenes across America tuning in for the latest on air news, searching cutting edge web publications, tapping online resources for travel tips or just perusing a magazine feature article have most definitely come across the name or face of a former recipient of the Peter Agris Memorial Journalism Scholarships.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Religion, Emerson College, Montgomery, AL

Jerusalem Post

Hungarian community leader vows European Jewry will not disappear

Jewish leaders across Europe are split when it come to the severity of what many see as a growing crisis for Jews in Europe.

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Related Topix: Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, Religion, Israel, World News, Middle East,

DFW Catholic

New Ukrainian Orthodox head to face questions of independence

Kyiv, Ukraine, Aug 19, 2014 / 04:02 am .- The newly elected head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church - Moscow Patriarchate must decide whether that Church can be independent from Russia, Ukraine's eastern neighbor with which it is in conflict, analysts say.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Killing for God: In the Great War, religion was both a crutch and a sword

This war memorial, located in front of Deer Lodge Centre, shows a soldier being carried into heaven by an angel, an example of the intersection of religion and war.

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Related Topix: Religion, Vladimir Putin, Roman Catholic Church, Opinion

TrekEarth

Serbian Orthodox Cathedral in Timisoara

There are some 8,000 Serbs living today in Timisoara, a city in Romania and the largest city in the region of Banat.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

International Business Times

Canada Think Tank Seeks Fresh Enquiry Into Lac Megantic Train...

The demand for a fresh enquiry into Lac-Mgantic Train disaster in Canada is gaining momentum.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Canada, Boat Disaster, World News, Russia, Religion

Newsday

Victim tried to shoot suicide bomber, he says in deposition

A former Israeli police officer said he saw the suicide bombing that would leave him a quadriplegic unfolding on a Jerusalem bus in 2003 but reacted an instant too late, as a closely watched terrorism suit against Jordan's Arab Bank began Monday in Brooklyn.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Religion

SETimes news

Weapons training at youth camp draws criticism in Serbia

Video records of children who are learning how to shoot replica Kalashnikovs in a mountain camp of an unrecognized Orthodox Church triggered a debate in Serbia about abuse and protecting the youngest.

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Jerusalem Post

Ultra-Orthodox school that teaches secular studies ostracized by community

A haredi high-school in Jerusalem teaching both religious studies and a general education to its pupils currently has no premises at which to teach for the coming academic year.

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Examiner.com

The Council of Chalcedon

At the root of most heresy is the question of the character of Christ. Most heresy in some way perverts the Biblical teaching on who Christ is or the nature of His work in redemption.

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The Times of Israel

Ex-girls' school head to be extradited to Australia for sex abuse

A former Australian school principal is to be extradited from Israel to face charges alleged sex abuse crimes committed against pupils at an ultra-Orthodox girls school in Melbourne after being arrested on Sunday evening.

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Pravda

True Mark of the Beast

The end was near when people realized the Fuehrer's promise of peace and prosperity was no longer believable.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Religion, Vladimir Putin, Europe, Ukraine, Opinion

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Forward

Hundreds Protest Jailing of Yeshiva Student for Evading Draft

At least six protesters were arrested and a police officer was wounded in demonstrations protesting the arrest of a yeshiva student for ignoring a draft notice.

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Related Topix: Religion, US Military Prisons, Prison

St.Petersburg Times

Medvedev Hopes for Peace From New Ukraine Metropolitan

Pechersk Lavra in Kiev is the seat of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate.

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St.Petersburg Times

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Sunday he was sure the...

Pechersk Lavra in Kiev is the seat of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate.

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Related Topix: Religion, Travel, Kiev, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, Ukraine Travel

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