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The Latest: Time magazine says Trump’s got it wrong

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Catholic officials threaten ex-seminarians over sex claims

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Catholic officials in Italy have threatened former altar boys of the pope with criminal defamation charges for having publicly accused an older seminarian of sexual misconduct when they lived together at the youth seminary inside the Vatican gardens.

Pope prays for ‘seeds of peace’ for South Sudan, Congo

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Pope Francis has led a special prayer service in St. Peter’s Basilica for peace in South Sudan and Congo.

Towering Christmas tree arrives at Vatican from Poland

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A towering Christmas tree that survived a lightning strike in Poland has been set up in St. Peter’s Square as the Vatican gets ready for the holidays.

Pope to meet with Myanmar military chief, Rohingya Muslims

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Pope Francis has added in a private meeting with Myanmar’s military chief during his upcoming trip to the region in an indication that the Vatican views the crackdown on Rohingya Muslims as a military operation distinct from the will of the civilian government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi.

Vatican beefs up oversight of diplomats after 2 sex probes

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Pope Francis has beefed up the Vatican’s oversight of its diplomatic corps after two recent cases of alleged sexual misconduct and other instances of its ambassadors going off-message from the pope.

Immigrant allowed to return home after living in church

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A native of Ecuador living in Connecticut who took sanctuary inside a New Haven church last summer to avoid deportation can go home to his family.

This church has a warning for visitors: ‘WE ARE HEAVILY ARMED — The Pastors’

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In the wake of mass shootings, a Florida church issues a warning: “YES WE ARE A CHURCH AND WE WILL PROTECT OUR PEOPLE.”

Conservatives knew ‘family values’ pol had secret gay life

3 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

As Wes Goodman built a political career around values including “committed natural marriage,” the 33-year-old Republican was secretly engaging in sexual encounters with men online, via cellphone and, on one significant occasion, in his state office.

Politicians like Roy Moore who invoke God’s name should be pretty careful

3 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A God that condemns injustice and violation cannot be used to justify the Alabama politician’s defense.

Trump asks Supreme Court for full enforcement of travel ban

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

The Trump administration is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to allow the latest travel ban to take full effect.

Manson has endured as the face of evil for nearly 50 years

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Other killers snuffed out far more lives than Charles Manson did in 1969. Yet he has endured for nearly a half century as the personification of evil, even in an age in which mass shootings leave dozens dead at a time.

Atheist group sues shelter over Catholic blessing of animals

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

An atheist group is suing to stop an annual blessing of the animals at a New Jersey shelter.

Man freed from death row blames conviction on racial bias

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A man freed from Louisiana’s death row says his case was corrupted by a biased autopsy and a prosecutor’s racism and religious fervor.

Sterile, exquisite, colonizing, scholarly: Experts offer their impressions of D.C.'s new Bible museum

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Two blocks off the Mall, the museum is among Washington's largest focusing on religion.

Authorities say Charles Manson, cult leader and mastermind behind 1969 deaths of actress Sharon Tate, 6 others, has died

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Authorities say Charles Manson, cult leader and mastermind behind 1969 deaths of actress Sharon Tate, 6 others, has died.

Mormon missionary serving in Samoa fatally struck by vehicle

5 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Authorities say a Mormon missionary serving in Samoa is dead after being struck by a vehicle.

Pope devotes Mass to poor, calls indifference a ‘great sin’

5 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Celebrating Mass with poor people in the splendor of St. Peter’s Basilica, Pope Francis on Sunday denounced those who dismiss poverty as “not my business” and defined indifference to the needy as a “great sin.”

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