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Archived Since:April 20, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Why doesn’t the Muslim community look up to its black celebrities?

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

There’s a double-standard for Muslims in entertainment, and race, cultural background and class play a part.

Trump’s jabs set up 1st big US-Iran talks of his presidency

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

The United States and Iran on Wednesday will have their highest-level interaction of Donald Trump’s presidency, a day after the American leader delivered a blistering attack on the Islamic Republic and the landmark 2015 nuclear deal...

Children’s singer-songwriter facing child porn charges

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A music teacher and singer-songwriter who performs for children at synagogues, Jewish community centers, camps and conventions nationwide is facing child pornography charges.

On Rosh Hashanah, Jewish communities try repenting for gun violence and racism

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

This year, communities are figuring out ways to repent for the sins of America, and to take action to fix them.

After Irma, Florida Jews seek respite in High Holy Days

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

During Hurricane Irma, Temple Shalom served as a sanctuary of a different kind.

Ex-head of Vatican hospital justifies apartment renovations

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

The former president of the Vatican’s children’s hospital has defended spending 422,000 euros ($506,000) in hospital donations to renovate a cardinal’s apartment, saying the investment would have brought even more donations.

Michigan doctor charged with genital mutilation wins release

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A Detroit-area doctor charged with performing genital mutilation on girls in a Muslim sect will be released from jail as she awaits trial.

Evangelical college football players face arrest over hazing incident

5 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

During the incident, they played 'Middle Eastern music' and uttered slurs against Muslims, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Police investigating vandalism of rainbow doors at church

5 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Officials say a set of rainbow-colored doors that read “God’s doors are open to all” in front of a Rhode Island church was vandalized over the weekend.

The world as we know it is about to end — again — if you believe this biblical doomsday claim

6 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A nonexistent planet is not on a collision course toward Earth, NASA and a Christian pastor said.

Indian priest says Yemeni captors did him no physical harm

last weekReligion / Islam : On Faith

A Catholic priest from India who was freed after being held 18 months in Yemen said Saturday that he was never physically harmed during his captivity, even if his captors feigned hitting him on videos seeking ransom. Officials said they had no knowledge of ransom having been paid.

The Latest: Lee descendant pastor stands by church problems

last weekReligion / Islam : On Faith

The Latest on a descendant of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee resigning as pastor (all times local):

Trump addresses Jewish leaders ahead of High Holy Days, condemns anti-Semitism

last weekReligion / Islam : On Faith

The call came after Trump doubled down on his remarks after Charlottesville.

Vatican diplomat in United States recalled due to child porn investigation

last weekReligion / Islam : On Faith

He was called back to Vatican City and the crime is under investigation.

Colorado governor denies pardon for woman facing deportation

last weekReligion / Islam : On Faith

Colorado’s governor on Thursday denied a pardon application from a woman who lived at a Quaker meeting house in Denver to avoid U.S. immigration authorities, quashing her hopes of a new way to fight deportation.

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