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Saturday | DFW Catholic

Pope Francis to meet with evangelical pastor

Vatican City, Jul 26, 2014 / 06:02 am .- Pope Francis' upcoming encounter with the evangelical Christian pastor Giovanni Traettino continues the path of dialogue he has walked with evangelical denominations since his time in Buenos Aires.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, South America, World News, Brazil, Pope Benedict XVI

Wed Jul 23, 2014

News Max

GOP Strategist: Perdue Won Because He Reached Out to Evangelicals

Businessman David Perdue defeated Rep. Jack Kingston in the Georgia Republican primary runoff election for Senate, and Republican strategist Matt Towery says that Perdue's outsider status definitely helped, but he won because he got evangelical voters to the polls.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Politico

Evangelicals address migrant crisis

A band of influential religious leaders is urging lawmakers not to make any changes to a 2008 anti-trafficking law that was originally meant to protect migrant children but has now become a flashpoint in the crisis of unaccompanied minors at the border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Salon

The numbers are in: America still distrusts atheists and Muslims

Religious tension is nothing new in America. Hatred between religions, distrust and downright anger are the everyday norm for anyone with a television set or access to the Internet.

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Related Topix: Atheism, Religion

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Free Republic

Poll: Americans Rate Jews, Catholics, Evangelicals Warmly; Muslims, Atheists More Coldly

Americans feel warm toward Jews, Catholics and Evangelicals but they are colder toward Muslims and atheists, according to a new Pew Research Survey.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Boston.com

AP/file All Things Catholic - FOBs' driving the train under Pope Francis

During the Clinton administration, American politics developed a new bit of argot: "FOB," meaning "friend of Bill," an intimate of the president who enjoyed access to the corridors of power and perhaps helped shape his agenda.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Pope Benedict XVI, Travel, Bolivia Travel, Argentina, Bolivia Travel, South America Travel, Argentina Travel, Buenos Aires, Argentina Travel

Thu Jul 17, 2014

New York Magazine

5 Takeaways From Pew's New Everyone-Likes-Jews Report

Perhaps the most interesting takeaway from the Pew Center for People & the Press report released yesterday, "How Americans Feel About Religious Groups," is just how popular Jews are.

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Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Sports

Catholic World News

Americans view Catholics, Jews, Evangelicals warmly; cool toward Muslims and atheists

Jews, Catholics, and Evangelicals are tightly bunched at the top of the Pew survey's scale for warmth of feelings.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Forward

Jews Are Most-Loved Religion Among Americans

That's the takeaway from a new study by the Pew Research Center , which asked Americans to rate various religious groups on a "feeling thermometer," where 0 is coldest and 100 is warmest.

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Switched

Happiness Is a Warm... Religion? Americans Report 'Warm' And 'Cold' Feelings On Other Faiths

Americans tend to have the best feelings toward Jews, Catholics and evangelical Christians and the worst feelings towards atheists and Muslims, according to new Pew Research Center survey results released Wednesday.

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Salon

5 atheist and Muslim billboards that drove the Christian right nuts

Evangelicals are no strangers to inflammatory signs. Some people can dish it out a lot better than they can take it In weeks past, we've brought you some outrageous signs and billboards posted by right-wing Christian churches.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

National Review Online

Russell D. Moore: A Sexual Revolution for Young Evangelicals? No.

This is the idea: that young Evangelicals are frustrated with Christian orthodoxy's strict standards of sexual morality.

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Related Topix: Human Sexuality, Wedding

Tue Jul 08, 2014

News Max

More Evangelicals Are Embracing Gay Marriage

Evangelical Christians, who in the past have been staunchly opposed to gay marriage, are changing their minds about the issue, and there has been a notable increase in the number who now support it.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Idaho State University

Thu Jul 03, 2014

WorthyNews

Pope Stirs Controversy Amongst Evangelicals

Pope Francis created a controversy amongst Evangelicals this week, when he stated in his weekly address, that those who believe they can maintain a "personal" and "direct" relationship with Jesus Christ outside the "mediation of the Church" was "dangerous and harmful."

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Related Topix: Pope Benedict XVI

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