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Male Pastors Read Sexist Comments People Made To Their Female Colleagues
The male United Methodist Church pastors said they felt "furious" and "ashamed" after reading about the misogyny female pastors deal with.
Republicans Sink Trump Court Pick For Being A Good Lawyer
District court nominee Michael Bogren once defended a client against Catholics, so he is a religious bigot, says GOP Sen. Josh Hawley. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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Progressive Women Of Faith Decry Restrictive Abortion Bills As Immoral
Bills restricting abortion access in Alabama, Georgia and other states are "barbaric" and "inhumane," progressive faith leaders say.
New Faith-Based Trump Rule Lets Doctors Refuse To Perform Abortions and Transitions
Under the administration's "conscience protections," health care workers can object to performing procedures on patients for moral or religious reasons.
The Real Fire Festival
In this religious festival, torch-wielding devotees hurl burning leaves at each other to satisfy a goddess.
Judge Rejects Anti-Vaxxer Lawsuit Against New York City's Vaccine Mandate
A group of anonymous parents filed the lawsuit on Monday against local health officials over their new mandatory measles vaccination order.
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Mike Pence Deflects Criticism Of His LGBTQ Intolerance, Citing First Amendment
“All of us in this country have the right to our religious beliefs. I’m a Bible-believing Christian.”
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More Than 120 Faith Leaders Denounce Tennessee Bills That Would Cut LGBTQ Rights
Progressive clergy are speaking out against a slate of anti-LGBTQ measures pending in the state legislature.
Watchdog Demands Record Of Mike Pompeo's Briefing To 'Faith-Based' Media Only
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington seeks to determine if access was blocked based on religion.
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Irish Church Begs Thieves To Return 800-Year-Old Crusader's Mummified Head
Vandals reportedly broke into crypts at Dublin’s St. Michan’s Church over the weekend and wreaked havoc on centuries-old preserved bodies.
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People Who Attend Worship Services Regularly Are Happier Than Others, Study Suggests
A new Pew Research Center study investigates the connection between religion and well-being.
Pope Francis, Seeking Dialogue, Travels To Birthplace Of Islam For Historic Trip
Francis will make the first-ever papal visit to the Arabian Peninsula this weekend.
Evangelicals Show Unwavering Support For Trump
President Trump is now championing laws to introduce Bible study in public schools.
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The Politics Of Fear: A Primer On How It Manipulates Us
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Fear is illogical and often dumb.
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Anti-Gay Pastor Resigns Over Allegation He Slept With Prostitutes
Donnie Romero, a conservative independent Baptist preacher from Texas, once praised Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen and asked God to "finish the job."
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In A Congress Full Of Firsts, Still No Open Atheists
Only one member of Congress identifies as "religiously unaffiliated.” The overwhelming majority say they're Christian.
A Brief History Of President Trump's Claims To Be Religious
President Donald Trump goes to extreme lengths to preach his religious credentials.
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Church Holds Continuous Worship Service To Prevent Family's Deportation
Dutch police aren't allowed to enter churches during services. So a Netherlands church is worshipping 24/7 to protect a family of asylum-seekers.
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We Asked Ministers What It's Like To Date Today. Here's What They Said.
Three ministers talk dating apps, getting set up by members of their congregation and premarital sex.
Rep. Ilhan Omar Fights Congress Ban On Religious Headwear
One of the first Muslim women in Congress, Ilhan Omar, is challenging a 181-year-old rule that barres religious headwear in the House chamber.
Rep. Ilhan Omar Fights 181-Year-Old Ban On Religious Headwear In Congress
One of the first Muslim women in Congress, Ilhan Omar, is challenging a rule that barres religious headwear in the House chamber.
New Trump Health Care Attack Targets Obamacare Birth Control Mandate
Religious groups, nonprofits and small businesses will soon be allowed to deny insurance coverage of birth control for "religious or moral" reasons.
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New Study Reveals White Evangelicals’ Troubling Beliefs On Race And Immigration
Echoing Trump's rhetoric, many white evangelical Protestants say immigrants threaten American society, a Public Religion Research Institute study found.
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25 Children's Books That Celebrate Differences
From race to religion to abilities and more.
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Believe It Or Not, I Became A Catholic Because Of Gay Pride
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Our church is unique, but it shouldn’t be.
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Florida Schools Ordered By Law To Display 'In God We Trust' Signs
The sponsor of the state House bill cited the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as one of the reasons for displaying the words.
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