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Following repeated incidents of vandalism, harassment, and break-ins, an evangelical church in a Muslim neighborhood of East Jerusalem has been forced from its building, according to Morning Star News, which reports on the persecution of Christians.
ALASKANS like to talk about how distant the rest of America feels. In downtown Anchorage, with its familiar fast-food restaurants and hotel chains, this line can sound a little affected.
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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish volunteers take part in searches for missing New Jersey native Aaron Sofer, 23, in the Jerusalem forest on Aug. 28. Israeli rescuers found a body in the Jerusalem forest believed to be that of a missing New Jersey yeshiva student , authorities said Thursday.
The search for an American religious student who disappeared in a forest outside Jerusalem last week turned up a body on Thursday.
The 18-year-old from Montclair, brought up in a black Baptist-Catholic family, and schooled at a Catholic high school, left for Israel this week for 10 months of study at a yeshiva in Jerusalem.
One of the oldest churches in Myanmar, also known as Burma, is struggling to keep going - its congregation only occasionally reaches double figures.
A Ukrainian Catholic bishop in England has charged that the Russian Orthodox Church is spreading misinformation about the role of the Eastern Catholic Church in Ukraine.
In several theologies, including the Greek Orthodox faith of the Demoulas family who own Market Basket, 40 days and 40 nights is symbolic for a prolonged period of trial and suffering.
Israeli police said Tuesday they are searching for a U.S. religious student who disappeared while on a hike in a forest outside Jerusalem last week.
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2. Freeh hurt in crash: Former FBI director Louis Freeh, who was hired by Penn State to investigate the university's handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, was seriously injured in a car crash in Vermont.
A visiting rabbi from Jerusalem was threatened and verbally abused by a gang of youths in a shopping mall in Western Australia on Monday.
A young Orthodox Jewish man from Lakewood, Ocean County, is the object of a massive search effort in Israel after he went missing Friday while hiking in woods outside Jerusalem.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 04:28 am
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