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Suicide bomber targets clerics in Afghan capital, 50 killed

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The suicide bomber was able to sneak into a wedding hall in Kabul where hundreds of Muslim religious scholars and clerics had gathered to mark the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad. The post Suicide bomber targets clerics in Afghan capital, 50 killed appeared first on Religion News Service. ...


For most Americans, new research says, family comes first

(RNS) — But among those who do find a great deal of meaning in their religious faith, more than half say it is the single most important source of meaning in their lives. The post For most Americans, new research says, family comes first appeared first on Religion News Service. ...


‘The Judge’ film introduces groundbreaking female Shariah judge

(RNS) — The documentary traces the Middle Easts trailblazing Judge Kholoud Al-Faqih’s efforts to lead a quiet social revolution. The post ‘The Judge’ film introduces groundbreaking female Shariah judge appeared first on Religion News Service. ...


Basilica, cathedrals go red to honor today’s Christian martyrs

Vespers in tribute of persecuted Christians AFTER THANKSGIVING, in tribute to today’s Christian martyrs, Catholic places of worship will be lit up in red, the color of martyrdom. To mark the occasion, the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. will hold vespers the evening of Nov. 28, 2018; a […] The post Basilica, cathedrals go red to honor today’s Christian martyrs appeared first on Religion News Service. ...


Does Linda Sarsour have a “Jewish problem?”

I admit it: I am prejudiced against bigotry. The post Does Linda Sarsour have a “Jewish problem” appeared first on Religion News Service. ...


Welcome Muslim congresswomen by dropping ban on headwear

(RNS) — If Congress is guilty of maintaining outdated policies that infringe on religious freedoms, how can Americans expect to change these discriminatory policies in everyday life The post Welcome Muslim congresswomen by dropping ban on headwear appeared first on Religion News Service. ...