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Pope says Egyptian Copts killed by IS were ‘martyrs’

5 hours agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

For the second day in a row, Pope Francis has expressed his solidarity with Egypt’s Coptic Christians following an attack on a bus carrying Coptic pilgrims to a remote desert monastery.

Religion events from around the Washington area

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

Delaplane Strawberry Festival, Memorial Day worship, Pancake breakfast, Labyrinth walk

School district changes rule to allow feathers on grad caps

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

A northern Nevada school district has tentatively reversed a long-standing policy that would have prohibited Native American students from wearing eagle feathers on their graduation caps.

Trump's statement on Ramadan is almost entirely about terrorism

yesterdayReligion / Islam : On Faith

Trump's statement is quite different from Bush's was after Sept. 11, 2001.

A look at extremist attacks on Egypt’s Coptic Christians

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

An attack Friday on Egypt’s Coptic Christians in which masked militants opened fire on a bus south of Cairo, killing at least 28 people and wounding 22, sent shockwaves through the Copt community, increasingly targeted by the Islamic State group and affiliated militants.

Pastor convicted of sexually assaulting female congregants

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

The former pastor of a Connecticut church has been convicted of sexually assaulting female parishioners, including a 15-year-old girl who later had suicidal thoughts.

Man stabbed repeatedly outside downtown Atlanta church

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A man who was sleeping on the steps outside of one of Atlanta’s largest churches was stabbed repeatedly in a pre-dawn attack, and police are searching for a suspect.

Q&A: A look at latest legal loss for Trump travel ban

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A Virginia-based federal appeals court pulled no punches in refusing to reinstate President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, with judges in the 10-3 majority calling the administration’s action discriminatory and its reasoning nonsensical.

San Diego schools sued over anti-Islamophobia campaign

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Six parents have sued the San Diego school district, alleging that its anti-Islamophobia campaign favors Islam over other religions and grants special protections to Muslim students.

Mark Zuckerberg shares the prayer he says to his daughter every night

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

"I hope you find the courage to make your life a blessing,” he said.

Trial set for Amish community members over horse droppings

2 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Members of an Amish community in Kentucky may take their cases to court after being cited for violating an ordinance requiring horses to wear bags to catch their droppings.

Young Nebraska priests’ chants become best-selling album

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

At the sound of a tap, dozens of young men clad in black cassocks and white surplices rise from kneeling positions to watch two of their brother priests begin a chant.

Town agrees to settle lawsuits after denying plan for mosque

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

A town in New Jersey has agreed to settle two lawsuits over its denial of a proposed mosque.

Why Trump's trip to Israel was so crucial to his evangelical base

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Many praised his visit but urged him to fulfill his campaign promise to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

The Latest: Trump meets with Pope for first time

4 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

The Latest on President Donald Trump’s first trip abroad (all times local):

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