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  1. Did the Vikings Get a Bum Rap?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | National Geographic

    This illustration shows the stereotype of Viking marauders wreaking mayhem, even on clergy. The scene depicts the monastery at Clonmacnoise, Ireland.

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  2. Horrifying hags, terrifying cannibals and sorceresses galore:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Daily Mail

    From Shakepeare's terrifying crones to the Hansel and Gretel sorceress with a taste for cannibalism, witches have long exercised a malevolent hold on the popular imagination. Now the witch is the subject of a new exhibition at the British Museum which runs until January and charts the journey of the wicked enchantress from the medieval era to the beginning of the 20th century.

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  3. eNewsletter of the Eastern Diocese - 09/25/2014Read the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | Groong

    PRESS OFFICE Diocese of the Armenian Church of America 630 Second Avenue, New York, NY 10016 Contact: Chris Zakian Tel: 686-0710 or 943-8697 E-mail: chrisz@armeniandiocese.org Web: http://www.armenianchurch-ed.net ** TOP STORY September 25, 2014 Cross of Varak A small church and cross carved on the wall at Hovanavank Monastery in Armenia. ** Feast of the Holy Cross of Varak On Sunday, September 28, Armenian Churches worldwide will celebrate the Feast of the Holy Cross of Varak-an observance unique to the Armenian Church.

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  4. Here's how you and your spouse can avoid arguing over faith and GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Deseret News

    What do you do when your spouse is more of a believer than you? Here's a look at what experts and research have found about those kind of couples. A mix of faiths, belief systems and values saturate the American cultural climate.

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  5. Huntsville atheist opens City Council meeting with invocation extolling American virtuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Here's what happens when an atheist offered Alabama's first non-theist invocation to open a public meeting: 90 seconds of thoughtful statements that began with "Dearly Beloved" and ended with "Let it be so," and no reaction from a packed City Council chamber. As the invocation ended, everyone swung automatically to face the flag to repeat the Pledge of Allegiance, with the atheists who had come going silent on the "under God" phrase.

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  6. FFRF goes the had way to attack ChristianityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The Freedom From Religion Foundation clearly goes the hard way to confront Christianity instead of taking the high road to have their secular views included. Although Christianity represents one of a multitude of other religions, the FFRF will direct the majority of attacks against Christian expression.

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  7. ARRAY(0x190fd27c)Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Lake County Record-Bee

    When some of my friends asked me last weekend why Barack Obama seemed so, well, they couldn't quite get the word, but you can bet your life it wasn't going to be complimentary. Even though I have long been an admirer of the president, my patience has been tested recently, too.

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  8. Reading time with Dan SavageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    Book City: The activist, Stranger editor and Savage Love columnist dishes on historical non-fiction, great sex writers and a healthy dose of Biblical criticism. Dan Savage may be best known for his widely syndicated sex advice column, but he's also a TV personality, activist and editorial director of the alternative newspaper The Stranger.

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  9. Spirituality, not religion, is critical to black women's well-beingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY: New research by doctoral student Tamilia D. Reed, pictured, and educational psychology professor Helen A. Neville indicates that spirituality, rather than religiosity, may be the element that is critical to black American women's life satisfaction and mental health. Credit: L. Brian Stauffer A number of studies have suggested that religion plays a critical role in black Americans' mental health and life satisfaction, aiding their ability to cope with personal and societal stressors.

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

    Dec 12, 2009 | 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.

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  11. Author Renee Butts talks about her romance fantasy novel "Siren Slave"Read the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    RB : I like the idea of "anything can happen." With fantasy, I can create a world and set the rules.

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  12. Atheist to Deliver Invocation at Thursday's City Council MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    This may be a first for Huntsville. An atheist is scheduled to give the invocation at Thursday's city council meeting.

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  13. Atheist's 'prayer' will invoke civic values and shared ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Kelly McCauley, a soft-spoken aerospace engineer, father of three and member of the board of directors for the North Alabama Freethought Association, will deliver what is likely to be the first atheist invocation for a public meeting of a governmental body in Alabama's history when he offers the invocation for the Huntsville City Council meeting on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014.

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  14. Atheist-led city council invocation in Huntsville this week could be a first for AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Huntsville City Council President Mark Russell leads the rest of the council in prayer before a March 8, 2012, meeting. (Bob Gathany So far this year, atheists have delivered at least 22 invocations at city council, county commission and other government meetings in Florida, Arizona, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Illinois, Washington, New York and Michigan -- dramatically altering the traditional concept of an invocation as a public prayer or blessing by a Christian minister.

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    Sep 18, 2014 | Iobserve

    By Francis X. Rocca, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY -- In a book coming out just before October's extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family, Cardinal George Pell rules out "Doctrine and pastoral practice cannot be contradictory," writes Cardinal Pell, a former archbishop of Sydney who now serves as prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy. "One cannot maintain the indissolubility of marriage by allowing the 'remarried' to receive Communion."

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  16. Dancing at Lughnasa and American Medea Set for Skidmore Theater's Fall 2014 SeasonRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    DANCING AT LUGHNASA explores the fragile harmony among five grown sisters in rural northern Ireland in 1936 juxtaposed against the realities of political and religious shifts and the oncoming industrial revolution. Reflected through the memory of Michael, the illegitimate son of one of the sisters, playwright Brian Friel reveals undercurrents of desire and longing, which he interweaves with motifs of music, dancing, and a traditional pagan festival.

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  17. Book review: Gospel of the Family: Going Beyond Cardinal Kaspers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Spero News

    The Gospel of the Family: Going Beyond Cardinal Kasper's Proposal in the Debate on Marriage, Civil Re-Marriage, and Communion in the Church. Authors: Juan Jose The topic of marriage has always been a sticky one.

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  18. Cultus Deorum Exhibit to be Displayed at Saatchi Gallery, 10/1Read the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On 1 October, the Saatchi Gallery will open Cultus Deorum , an exhibition of works by nine contemporary artists, in the Prints & Originals Gallery. The artists featured in the exhibition are Florian Heinke, Sam Jackson, Reece Jones, Eric Manigaud, The Cult Of RAMM:LL:Z, Alex Gene Morrison, Gavin Nolan, Dominic Shepherd and John Stark.

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  19. Where To Find Religious Events, Services During NYC's People's Climate MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Switched

    Thousands will gather in New York City on Sunday September 21 to participate in the historic People's Climate March -- and many religious and interfaith groups will be among their ranks. In addition to the march, which kicks off at 11:30 AM on Sunday , many events will be taking place over the weekend to cater to faith communities.

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  20. Pagan product book review of Maiden Magick by C.C. BrondwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    As the children have returned to school, many a Pagan home has turned toward homework and the selection of Pagan friendly books. One such book for young ladies is "Maiden Magick: A Teen's Guide to Goddess Wisdom and Ritual" by C. C. Brondwin.

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