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'Grant to Donald John Trump...Thy grace and favor': Together, many faiths bless the new president

4 hours agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

At the National Cathedral, more than two dozen faith leaders prayed with Trump on his first morning in office.

Religion events from around the Washington area

15 hours agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Worship services, concerts, food banks, Weight Watchers meetings, fitness programs.

Mother sues to stop Bible classes in West Virginia schools

22 hours agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A kindergartner’s mother sued her public school system in West Virginia, saying a 75-year practice of putting kids in Bible classes violates the U.S. and state constitutions.

You should pray for Donald Trump no matter how you voted

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

This very act of praying is itself a counter-cultural act.

Texas lawmaker polls mosque leaders on Sharia law support

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

A Texas lawmaker is asking state mosque leaders to pledge support for the “safety” of former Muslims in a mailed survey being condemned by Islamic civil rights groups.

National Cathedral School students can opt out of inaugural choir but alumnae say it's not enough

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

In a letter to alumnae, the head of school said she disagreed with the Cathedral's decision to perform at the inauguration.

Christians say Hollywood ignores them. But they ignore great films about faith.

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Christians should think twice before accusing Hollywood of ignoring them.

Development on D.C.'s waterfront presents chance for neighborhood churches to cash in

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Three churches have sold portions of their property, and are rebuilding their own facilities.

FBI investigating threats to Jewish centers

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Federal authorities say they’re investigating threats to Jewish centers nationwide.

Know your Bible? Guess the biblical kings Trump has been compared to

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Test your knowledge: See which biblical characters Trump is expected to emulate.

Rabbis plan response to white supremacist threats in Montana

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Orthodox Jewish rabbis said Wednesday they will counter white supremacists’ harassment of the Jewish community in the Montana town of Whitefish by sending students to visit the Auschwitz concentration camp and by mailing a Torah to every Jewish family in the state.

Nebraska targets ban on religious garb worn by teachers

3 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Sister Madeleine Miller applied for a high school teaching job in Nebraska thinking she would get judged on her credentials — not what she was wearing on her head.

Vatican rejects Knights of Malta attempt to discredit probe

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

The Vatican is striking back at the Knights of Malta, rejecting attempts to discredit its commission investigating the ouster of a top official of the ancient aristocratic lay Catholic order.

Trump’s America: Rural-urban divide in Georgia

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Patti Thomas owns a flower shop in the north Georgia town of Lula. Xavier Bryant runs an independent pharmacy just outside Atlanta. Looking toward the inauguration of an entrepreneur as president, the two share this expectation: Donald Trump will be good for business.

Knights of Malta insist ouster over condom scandal was legal

5 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

The head of the embattled Knights of Malta says lawyers have confirmed he followed the rules in ousting a top official over an old condom scandal that has led to a remarkable showdown between the ancient Catholic lay order and the Holy See.

Boston’s archbishop joins Vatican office on clergy sex abuse

6 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Boston’s archbishop has been appointed to a top Vatican office that handles cases of clergy sex abuse.

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