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10 Christmas traditions that will bring you closer to Jesus

10 Christmas traditions that will bring you closer to Jesus

Another year has come and gone and Christmas will soon be upon us. We’re all busy putting up Christmas trees and lights, buying endless ... Read More

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Religious freedom and the defense spending bill: What will happen next?

Religious freedom and the defense spending bill: What will happen next?

Republican congressional leaders agreed this week to remove controversial religious freedom protections from the 2017 defense spending bill, angering many conscious rights advocates as opponents ... Read More
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Historic congregations contribute $1.7 million in economic impact to their community each year

Historic congregations contribute $1.7 million in economic impact to their community each year

Historic congregations in America's urban centers contribute around $1.7 million to their local economy each year, according to new research on the economic ... Read More
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Why some couples choose to be married at faraway sacred sites

Sarah Syer and her husband Nate hiked 62 miles to their wedding. Their car didn't break down. They didn't ascend a remote mountain ... Read More
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LDS Church initiative encourages people of all faiths to serve others this Christmas

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints launched its Christmas initiative with the video "LIGHTtheWORLD." The initiative begins Dec. 1 with a worldwide day ... Read More
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Letter written by Annie Schmidt shared by mother on Thanksgiving Day

Letter written by Annie Schmidt shared by mother on Thanksgiving Day

On Thanksgiving Day, Michelle Schmidt, mother of Annie Schmidt, shared a letter her daughter, who recently passed away, wrote to her younger brothers when they ... Read More
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So help me God: Military practices face scrutiny from non-believers

So help me God: Military practices face scrutiny from non-believers

Atheists and non-believers are targeting military installations over religious accommodations and statements, advocacy groups and media sources report.
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Modesty means more than apparel

Ever since Jessica Rey launched an Audrey Hepburn-inspired swimwear company, many bloggers have taken the topic of modesty and turned it viral.
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Same-sex marriage creates uncertainties decade after Massachusetts implementation

Ten years after Massachusetts became the first state to legalize same-sex marriage, supporters are praising a new definition of marriage equality and opponents are dreading ... Read More
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Next big Christian nation? China, one expert says

Amid the hand-wringing about the fate of Christianity in the West, there is a part of the world poised for exponential Christian growth in the ... Read More
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5 ways for religious families to celebrate Advent

5 ways for religious families to celebrate Advent

As Americans count down shopping days until Christmas and ABC Family's "25 Days of Christmas" movies, many Christian citizens are also marking the season ... Read More
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Pope Francis invokes 'heckler's veto' over religious satire; debate follows

Pope Francis invokes 'heckler's veto' over religious satire; debate follows

The spiritual leader of the world's 1.2 billion Roman Catholics said Thursday there's no excuse for killing in the name of religion ... Read More
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Faith films largely absent from list of Oscar nominees

Faith films largely absent from list of Oscar nominees

No one should confuse the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences award nominations with a popularity contest, which means faith-friendly films are often left ... Read More
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7 bizarre ways religious leaders have raised chuch awareness

7 bizarre ways religious leaders have raised chuch awareness

Church attendance has slowly been declining in the United States, according to Pew Research Center, but that has only fueled congregation leaders to get more ... Read More
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Possible site of Jesus' trial in Jerusalem found, archaeologist says

Possible site of Jesus' trial in Jerusalem found, archaeologist says

Buried beneath an old prison site in Jerusalem may be the spot where Jesus appeared for trial before Pontius Pilate, an Israeli archaeologist said.
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Faith leaders urge peace, change in Ferguson

Faith leaders urge peace, change in Ferguson

Religious leaders from across the theological and political spectrum are calling for peace — with some adding demands for social change — in the aftermath of a ... Read More
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Two Majorcan saints with very different origins

Two Majorcan saints with very different origins

Throughout history, some great religious leaders — like the Buddha — were raised among the elites in great cities, while others, like Jesus Christ or Joseph Smith ... Read More
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Does God want you to give tithes?

Does God want you to give tithes?

Tithing has its rewards, but how much should you give? Should you give it all?
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10 sayings you should never believe about marriage

10 sayings you should never believe about marriage

According to a report from the Pew Research Center, there are a rising amount of people in America who never have and never will get ... Read More
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11 tips for when your spouse is obsessed with watching the big game

11 tips for when your spouse is obsessed with watching the big game

It’s that time for sports to dominate the American television landscape again.
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Why stained glass works in sacred and secular spaces

Stained glass windows are both permanent and ever-changing. They can’t be easily moved from their frame or rearranged, but shifting sunbeams affect what each ... Read More
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5 ways to find peace when you are suffering

5 ways to find peace when you are suffering

We all suffer for different reasons and at different times in our lives. Suffering is simply part of being human. Suffering allows the eyes to ... Read More
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'Hacksaw Ridge' sheds light on conflicting role of religious liberty today

'Hacksaw Ridge' sheds light on conflicting role of religious liberty today

A new film on one of America's most famous pacificists holds insights for present and future religious freedom debates, even though it's set ... Read More
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Catholics, white evangelicals were key to Trump's victory

Catholics, white evangelicals were key to Trump's victory

The 2016 presidential election was unprecedented on many levels, and analysts predicted shake-ups in the voting habits of major demographic groups.
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5 steps to finding true joy

5 steps to finding true joy

Life is so beautiful, yet so full of misery and despair. As people, we struggle with mistakes we make and the negative consequences of others ... Read More
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What if God seems silent?

What if God seems silent?

Several close friends have confided in me in recent months, all saying something like this: "I am in the deepest pit of my life and ... Read More
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