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3 hrs ago | Catholic World News

Destruction in Gaza nears WWII levels, says Catholic aid official

An official of Caritas Jerusalem, the Catholic charitable agency, has compared destruction wrought by an Israeli offensive in Gaza to the devastation of World War II.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Religion

7 hrs ago | Religion News Service

SNAPa s clergy abuse victims mark 25 years and eye new targets

Catholics and sexual abuse survivors protest in front of the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis on June 11, 2014.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Missouri

11 hrs ago | News24

.com | Islam Catholic Connection 2

Well done! You have got the community talking! More than 50 comments have been made on one of your articles.

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

15 hrs ago | ABC News

Iraqi christians fleeing ISIS start telling their horrifying stories

MARK COLVIN: Reports have emerged that some of the Christians expelled from the ancient Iraqi city of Mosul have died while trying to escape.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Religion

16 hrs ago | TrekEarth

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Szentendre is a riverside town in Pest county, Hungary, near the capital city Budapest.

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20 hrs ago | American Thinker

Putin and Obama, the Bobbsey Twins

For half a millennium the Russian Tsars proudly proclaimed themselves to be guardians of Christian civilization against barbarian invasions from the Asian steppes and the Muslim Middle East.

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Related Topix: Pope Benedict XVI, Religion, Vladimir Putin

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Times Herald

Israelis unite behind war effort

JERUSALEM a?? Amid a steady stream of Hamas rocket fire from Gaza, Adele Feder, a divorced mother of four from the nearby town of Ofakim, told a friend in Jerusalem that the attacks were traumatizing her kids.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Family, Kids, Religion

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Daily Star

Muslims pray in church as bombs fall ahead of Eid

Displaced Palestinian gather of Iftar meal at a Greek Orthodox church where many Palestinians are taking shelter in Gaza City on July 25, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Religion, The Christians, Pop/Rock, Life, Holidays, Ramadan

Arutz Sheva Israel News

"The 9 Days" Open Letter to Religious Zionist Worldwide

I hope people and communities across the world will read and contemplate the issue of the Holy Temple and I very much look forward to reading and responding to your questions, comments and concerns at the bottom of the page.

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Related Topix: Religion, Israel, Middle East, World News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

News Observer

Tar Heel of the Week: Artemis 'Artie'...

Artemis Sarayiotes has spent more than 40 years toiling in the kitchen of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church to raise money for charities.

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Related Topix: Tar Heel, NC, Religion, Life, Charity , Baked Goods, Cookies, Dessert, Food, Raleigh, NC

Northern Life

Greek Festival attracts crowds with food and entertainment

Jenny Moutsatsos, Diana Millett, and her daughter Kallista Millett, 6, helped promote Greek culture at a gift shop at Sudbury's 22nd annual Greek Festival Saturday.

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Related Topix: Life, Greek Cuisine, Food, Religion

Groong

Russian and Georgian Orthodox Churches Attack Armenians

Russian and Georgian Orthodox Churches Attack Armenians Igor Muradyan, Political Analyst Comments - 25 July 2014, 15:40 Over many centuries the Latin world was trying to absorb and assimilate orthodox nations and communities in Eastern Europe and the Near East.

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Related Topix: Religion, Serbia and Montenegro, Europe, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

UPI

Supermodel Andreja Pejic comes out as transgender

Supermodel Andreja Pejic, formerly known as Andrej Pejic, came out as transgender in an interview after spending years as an androgynous model.

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Related Topix: Transgender, Religion

Trend Hunter Magazine

Suggestively Sacrilegious Photography - Glassbook Magazine's Nova...

Channeling a Russian Orthodox priest and his lover, models Curtis Joe Walker and Louann vo Brochwitz of Pole Position Management in New York star in Glassbook magazine's "Nova Pravda" editorial.

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Patterico

Meriam Ibrahim's Release: Whom to Thank

Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman married to an American citizen, was flown to Rome from Khartoum yesterday, thus bringing to an end the saga of her death sentence handed down by a Sudanese Islamic court for alleged apostasy and adultery.

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Related Topix: Religion, Islam, Prison, US News, Conservative Political News

Groong

Beirut: Christian leaders express shock at world silence after ISIS expels Iraqi Christians

Al-Akhbar, Lebanon July 24 2014 Christian leaders express shock at world silence after ISIS expels Iraqi Christians by Asad Abu Khalil The patriarchal residence in the town of Atchanah in Lebanon's Metn region brought together yesterday representatives of the churches of Mosul five days after the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria forced Iraqi ... (more)

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Religion

Catholic World News

Syrian Orthodox leader laments silence of Muslim leaders in wake of Mosul

Speaking at his residence in Lebanon, the head of the Syriac Orthodox Church decried recent events in Mosul following its takeover by the Islamic State of Syria and the Levant , also known as the Islamic State of Syria .

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Free Republic

EWTN to open new studio at Orange County cathedral

On Thursday, EWTN Global Catholic Network announced it has begun construction on a television studio on the West Coast, located on the campus of the Diocese of Orange's Christ Cathedral.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Daily Beast

Suhaib Salem/ReutersPower Shortages Hit Gaza Maternity WardAs the...

A makeshift refugee camp around Shifa Hospital is gradually insinuating itself into the maternity ward.

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Mail & Guardian

To flee Gaza or not is a tough choice

Displaced Palestinian women in the courtyard of the St Porferios Greek Orthodox church in Gaza where they and about 600 others have taken shelter from the Israeli assault.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Religion

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