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  1. adam_taylorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The Islamic State's capture of the Syrian city of Palmyra has caused a great deal of concern around the world, and not just because of the considerable strategic importance of the city itself. Many around the world fear what the Islamic State could do the pre-Islamic ruins just by the city, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of Syria's most important archeological sites.


  2. The Charlie Challenge: Is It Just Harmless Fun?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    If you haven't heard about the Charlie Challenge , then you haven't been keeping up with the viral trends on Vine and Twitter. It is a new phenomenon which has quickly taken over teen culture.


  3. Pope Francis' climate change beliefs compared to Aztec...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Climate Depot publisher Marc Morano gives a presentation at The Heartland Institute's climate science and policy event outside the Vatican A prominent climate change denier compared Pope Francis' calls to protect the environment to pagan human sacrifices at recent Koch-backed event. "Aztec priests encouraged people to sacrifice blood to the gods to end severe drought," Marc Morano said at the event, which was aimed at convincing the pope to drop his support for United Nations action on the environment.


  4. Shiites Reel From Attack in Saudi ProvinceRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Saudi authorities need to curb hate speech against Shiites and take positive action to help its Shiite community, as well. Saudi Shiites carry a coffin during a mass funeral on Monday held for the victims of a mosque bombing carried out by the Islamic State group in eastern Saudi Arabia on May 22. The Shiite community in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province suffered an unprecedented attack May 22, as the Islamic State claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing during prayer in the Ali bin Abi Talib Shiite mosque in al-Qudaih, a village near Qatif, a predominantly Shiite town associated with a high level of Shiite dissidence, activism and demonstrations.


  5. Pagans gather for elaborate Wiccan funeral of celebrated Cornish wizardRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Hundreds of people dressed as witches will pay their respects to Ian Wilson in a ceremony based on the four elements Eron the Wizard - real name Ian Wilson - died of cancer aged 62 and his last wish was for a Wiccan funeral. High priestess Julia Stoiber, a close friend of Ian, will be flying in from Austria to head the ceremony, which begins with four torch bearers representing the elements.


  6. Castle that held Scots prisoners set for A 9m boostRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. HISTORIANS are hope to shed light on the "murky" past of an English castle used to hold Scottish prisoners of war after an ambitious multimillion pound restoration project received a major funding boost today.


  7. Something missing?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Left Coast Sports Babe

    The parent company of Pizza Hut and Taco Bell says they will remove all artificial flavors and coloring from their food. What will be left? Texas Governor Greg Abbott last month ordered the State Guard to monitor US military games In the state.


  8. St Augustine of Canterbury; St Julius the VeteranRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    St Augustine of Canterbury When Pope Gregory began to plan for the evangelization of England, the land was still largely pagan, although in the southwest there were remnants of earlier missionary efforts. To lead this important mission, Gregory chose Augustine, prior of St. Andrew s monastery in Rome, of which Gregory had been the founder.


  9. America May See Its First Openly Pagan Presidential Candidate This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Irregular Times

    It is a time of fear in the face of freedom, a time of an emptying country and swelling cities, a time for the widening of previous roads and the opening of new paths, yet a time when these paths are mined by knowing algorithms of the all-seeing eye. It is the time of the warrior's peace and the miser's charity, when the planting of a seed is an act of conscientious objection.


  10. Kevin Gates To Christians: You're Commanded To Love Me If I Want To Serve The DevilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Kevin Gates has been the center of attention on social media for some of his brutally honest comments. When the New Orleans rapper announced his love for eating ass and having no shame in having sex with his cousin, some members of the public went ballistic.


  11. Satanic Ritual Abuse In The 1980s : A Modern Day Witch HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Houston Press

    The 1980s was a decade when crusaders of various types attempted to attack the things they felt were eroding the moral fabric of the nation.


  12. .com | Should Christian beliefs be ridiculed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News24

    If there is one thing that ministers of the gospel and fools fear the most it is ridicule. That is because ridicule is one of the most potent arguments against faith based belief and other forms of superstition - in fact there is biblical precedence for the use of ridicule.


  13. Retired bishop warns against 'pagan' exercise: 'The ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Raw Story

    Recently retired Bishop Fabian Bruskewitz, of Lincoln, Nebraska, sent a letter last week to the Women of Grace ministry advising their followers that yoga placed their faith in unnecessary danger. Bruskewitz said yoga was rooted in the Hinduism, which he warned was "a pagan religion based on heathen beliefs and false doctrine of revelation involving such things as transmigration of souls, and so forth."


  14. A Jewish Art Paradise at the VaticanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Forward

    A Jew visiting Rome with the hope of finding some aspect of her heritage may be drawn to the synagogue on the banks of the Tiber River, or to wander through the ghetto, perhaps to sample carciofi alla Giudia, Jewish-style artichokes. She is unlikely to consider the Vatican to be a source of Jewish art.


  15. President Obama speaking at Congregation Adas Israel. May 22, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jewish Press

    The Celebrate Israel Festival on May 31 at Pier 94, slated to be the largest gathering to date of Israeli-Americans in New York. Now, I don't exactly know what Judeo-Christian traditions and values are, but Obama repeatedly stated that the Judeo-Christian state of Israel simply isn't living up to the double-standards he set for it.


  16. Milo Minderbinder is Alive and Well and Working in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Monday | American Reporter

    The question most likely to follow the name of the University of California at Berkeley physicist responsible for ruffling collars and generating tremendous banter amongst the physics community due to his new theory of gravity: A theory that may potentially re-champion the enlightenment absolutism of Newton. Interesting stuff considering that if the theory holds true it drastically restructures the conceptual understanding of the universe as we know it.


  17. History 101: "Globists Cannot be Christians"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Daily Kos

    Within the overall Christian community, there continues to be waged the debate over who is really a Christian and who is not. For many, this is a debate about belief: belief in the Bible rather than belief in any scientific finding which might contradict the Bible.


  18. #6: GodsmackRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

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  19. Arlington Cemetery Gravestones Honor America's Fallen Soldiers Of Every (And No) FaithRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Switched

    On Memorial Day we honor the men and women who have died in service for their country. At Arlington National Cemetery, these fallen soldiers lie side by in a remarkable display of religious diversity within the U.S. armed forces.


  20. An Excuse for Pound Cake.Read the original story

    Sunday May 24 | The Old Foodie

    Today is, according to the Christian calendar, Whit Monday. Whit Sunday, , is the seventh Sunday after Easter, and is commemorated by Christians as the day in which the Holy Ghost is said to have entered the twelve Apostles.