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Commentary: America hardly notices while Louisiana drowns
Commentary: America hardly notices while Louisiana drowns

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DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (RNS) Louisiana has a tenuous relationship with water. Surrounded by it, from the Gulf of Mexico to lakes, rivers and bayous,...

In Israel, women-only beach days allow the religious to relax
In Israel, women-only beach days allow the religious to relax

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TEL AVIV, Israel (RNS) It was Sunday — women’s-only day — at the so-called religious beach in this Israeli city on the Mediterranean, and several...

Religious traditionalists and LGBT activists should check their passions and compromise
Religious traditionalists and LGBT activists should check their passions and compromise

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(RNS) Lawyers, philosophers and all those who have seen the 2001 movie “Legally Blonde” know Aristotle’s famous saying: “Law is reason free from...

In a first, US stamp to celebrate a Hindu holiday
In a first, US stamp to celebrate a Hindu holiday

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WASHINGTON (RNS) Never before has a U.S. stamp celebrated anything Hindu. But coming soon to a post office near you: a stamp marking the Hindu holiday...

Trump’s thirty-something problem
Trump’s thirty-something problem

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The demographics that have attracted the most attention this presidential season are the gender gap between white men for Donald Trump and white women...

Campaign seeks to block mosque construction near Pisa’s tower
Campaign seeks to block mosque construction near Pisa’s tower

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PISA, Italy (RNS) A campaign to block construction of a new mosque near the Leaning Tower of Pisa imperils Italy’s commitment to religious freedom, warn...

Top of the church shopper’s list: Strong preaching
Top of the church shopper’s list: Strong preaching

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(RNS) Top-notch preaching most attracts people looking for a new place to pray. That’s the conclusion of a new Pew Research Center study, released...

Church For All Nations hosts 'Breaking the Silence' conference
Church For All Nations hosts 'Breaking the Silence' conference

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Sun, Aug 21, 2016

Conservative Christians are facing foundational challenges, underscored by a divisive presidential election, but modern politics and the pulpit...

Catholic faith anchors one of Olympics' top performers
Catholic faith anchors one of Olympics' top performers

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Katie Ledecky has no obvious physiological advantages as a swimmer.

At 6 foot, the two-time Olympian is not extraordinarily tall compared with...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Aug. 21, 2016
Colorado Springs area religious events starting Aug. 21, 2016

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SEPT. 18

Parish House Baroque - 3-4:30 p.m., First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte...

Noah's Ark mosaic uncovered in ancient Galilee synagogue

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JERUSALEM - Exquisite mosaics depicting biblical scenes - one of Noah's Ark, the other the parting of the Red Sea - were uncovered this summer by...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Aug. 14, 2016
Colorado Springs area religious events starting Aug. 14, 2016

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WEDNESDAY

Summer Concerts - With Woodshed Red, 6-7:30 p.m., The Glen at Broadmoor Community Church,...

An After School Satan Club could be coming to your kid's elementary school
An After School Satan Club could be coming to your kid's elementary school

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SALEM, Mass. - It's a hot summer night, and leaders of the Satanic Temple have gathered in the crimson-walled living room of a Victorian manse in...

Ramsey Letter from Rio: Cheering for Christ the Redeemer when he emerges from the clouds
Ramsey Letter from Rio: Cheering for Christ the Redeemer when he emerges from the clouds

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Aug 8, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO - The Christ the Redeemer statue is the symbol of Rio. It defines the city the same way the Golden Gate Bridge defines San Francisco...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Aug. 7, 2016
Colorado Springs area religious events starting Aug. 7, 2016

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Music/Drama

WEDNESDAY

Summer Concerts- With Velvet Hills Chorus, 6-7:30 p.m., The Glen at Broadmoor Community...

Colorado Springs church to give school supplies to hundreds of children
Colorado Springs church to give school supplies to hundreds of children

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Wed, Aug 3, 2016

A local church will give away $10,000 worth of free school supplies to hundreds of local elementary school children at a "Back to School Bash" on...

Living legends: Gaither, Talbot to bring musical messages to Colorado Springs
Living legends: Gaither, Talbot to bring musical messages to Colorado Springs

By: - 0 Sun, Jul 31, 2016

They started writing and singing as teens. Decades later, Bill Gaither and John Michael Talbot are award-winning Christian music legends. Both are...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting July 31, 2016
Colorado Springs area religious events starting July 31, 2016

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Music/Drama

WEDNESDAY

Summer Concerts- With The Mitguards, 6-7:30 p.m., The Glen at Broadmoor Community Church, 315 Lake Ave.;...

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