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  • newDeMint warns America's decline linked to 'death of truth'
    Jim DeMint, the chief of the Conservative Partnership Institute and a former U.S. senator from South Carolina, says the decline of America stems from the "death of truth." DeMint now has written, "Satan's Dare" and commented on the nation's status, a…
    - 14 hours ago 15 May 21, 6:42pm -
  • newCourt lifts ban that had restricted street preacher's sermons
    A judge in Seattle has canceled a restraining order that had been imposed against a street preacher who was targeted by an unidentified critic. Officials Pacific Justice Institute say they represented Matthew Meinecke in the case in King County distr…
    - 15 hours ago 15 May 21, 6:28pm -
  • newFeminist celebrates killing babies in abortion
    (LIFE NEWS) – Abortion militant Jessica Valenti's excusatory essay on the alleged wonderfulness of chemical ("medication") abortions is worth analyzing. Her piece, which ran yesterday in the New York Times, carried the unintentionally self-condemni…
    - 15 hours ago 15 May 21, 6:03pm -
  • newCommanding officer dictates 'religious beliefs' to military chaplain
    A military officer has decided, for a chaplain under his command, what his "religious beliefs" must be, a decision that is being challenged by First Liberty Institute as "wildly inappropriate and offensive." The problem developed when a news "report"…
    - 16 hours ago 15 May 21, 5:23pm -
  • Pope warns there's 'no future' without the family
    By Mary Margaret Olohan Daily Caller News Foundation Pope Francis lamented news of plunging birth rates worldwide in a Friday address, warning that there is "no future" without the family. "If the family is not at the center of the present, there wil…
    - 1 day ago 14 May 21, 11:59pm -
  • The Covenant: 'New' or 'Renewed'?
    Editor’s note: The following video is presented by Pastor Daniel Joseph, president and founder of Corner Fringe Ministries. Subscribe to the Corner Fringe YouTube channel here.The post The Covenant: 'New' or 'Renewed'? appeared first on WND.
    - 1 day ago 14 May 21, 10:52pm -
  • Success, failure and second chances
    Have you ever failed miserably and wondered if there ever could be a second chance for you? If so, then you're in good in company. The apostle Peter felt that way after he denied knowing the Lord – not once but three times. Yet the Bible tells the…
    - 1 day ago 14 May 21, 10:49pm -
  • In response to possibility of being denied communion, Pelosi implies she's God
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a professed Roman Catholic, has been no stranger to controversy during her years in office. Now, with a fellow Catholic occupying the White House, their pro-abortion stance is raising serious concerns among the higher-ups…
    - 1 day ago 14 May 21, 10:48pm -
  • Biden Inauguration Day priest resigns as university president over inappropriate behavior
    (JUST THE NEWS) – The Jesuit priest who led President Biden's Inauguration Day mass has resigned as president of Santa Clara University after an investigation found he engaged in inappropriate, alcohol-fueled conversations with graduate students. T…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 6:43pm -
  • Tennessee gov signs bill requiring burial or cremation of fetal remains
    (BREITBART) – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee (R) signed a bill into law that will require the burial or cremation of the remains of surgically aborted babies. The bill also “requires an abortion facility to pay for and provide for the cremation or inter…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 6:40pm -

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Religion News Service

  • newIndia police jail 21 Kashmiris amid pro-Palestinian rallies

    India police jail 21 Kashmiris amid pro-Palestinian rallies

    SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Police said in a statement they were keeping a "close watch on elements who are attempting to leverage the unfortunate situation in Palestine to disturb public peace and order" in Kashmir.The post India police jail 21 Kashmi…
    - 13 hours ago 15 May 21, 8:07pm -
  • newRNS News Quiz: A transgender bishop and a landmark survey of American Jews

    RNS News Quiz: A transgender bishop and a landmark survey of American Jews

    (RNS) — Test your knowledge of the week's current events in the world of religion.The post RNS News Quiz: A transgender bishop and a landmark survey of American Jews appeared first on Religion News Service.
    - 21 hours ago 15 May 21, 12:29pm -
  • Survey: Faith groups showcase media divide

    Survey: Faith groups showcase media divide

    (RNS) — White evangelicals were also the group most likely to say the 2020 election was stolen from Donald Trump.The post Survey: Faith groups showcase media divide appeared first on Religion News Service.
    - 1 day ago 14 May 21, 10:51pm -
  • New report disputes North Carolina pastor Rob Lee’s ties to Robert E. Lee

    New report disputes North Carolina pastor Rob Lee’s ties to Robert E. Lee

    (RNS) — Lee 'vehemently disputes' the Post's claims in a statement to Religion News Service.The post New report disputes North Carolina pastor Rob Lee’s ties to Robert E. Lee appeared first on Religion News Service.
    - 1 day ago 14 May 21, 10:43pm -
  • Why the first in-person gathering for many US Jews may not be so celebratory

    Why the first in-person gathering for many US Jews may not be so celebratory

    (RNS) — Debates over the crisis in Israel may not be the most desirable way to start in-person gatherings. But it will be a hard topic to avoid.The post Why the first in-person gathering for many US Jews may not be so celebratory appeared first o…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 9:06pm -
  • Transracial adoptive families say talking about race is not a ‘woke test’

    Transracial adoptive families say talking about race is not a ‘woke test’

    (RNS) — A new Bethany Christian Services report argues that a colorblind approach to adoption can hurt Black children. In response, a critic labeled the agency racist and woke.The post Transracial adoptive families say talking about race is not a…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 8:53pm -
  • The Atlanta spa shooting and the hate crime gap

    The Atlanta spa shooting and the hate crime gap

    (RNS) — Those targeted by hate see evidence of bias that law enforcement doesn't see.The post The Atlanta spa shooting and the hate crime gap appeared first on Religion News Service.
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 8:52pm -
  • Photos of the Week: Eid al-Fitr celebrations; Israeli-Palestinian conflict

    Photos of the Week: Eid al-Fitr celebrations; Israeli-Palestinian conflict

    (RNS) — This week’s photo gallery includes Eid al-Fitr celebrations as Ramadan ends, escalating conflicts between Jews and Muslims in Israel, and more.The post Photos of the Week: Eid al-Fitr celebrations; Israeli-Palestinian conflict appeared…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 8:30pm -
  • If Mormons could just hang out in the church building

    If Mormons could just hang out in the church building

    (RNS) — LDS leaders want members to view the church building as a genuine "third place" in their lives. But it's hard for the Church to surrender control and let organic community activities develop outside the chain of command.The post If Mormon…
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  • The growing Jewish divide

    The growing Jewish divide

    (RNS) — Growth is occurring at both the low and the ultra ends of the religious Jewish spectrum.The post The growing Jewish divide appeared first on Religion News Service.
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 5:45pm -

Christian Today

Catholic Exchange

  • newSaint Brendan of Clonfer

    Saint Brendan of Clonfer

    St Brendan of Clonfer (c. 484 – c. 577), also called The Navigator, The Voyager, and the Bald, was an early Irish monastic whose zeal for Christ and the conversion of many took throughout Europe as well as on a voyage over the seas. Born in what i…
    - 5 hours ago 16 May 21, 4:00am -
  • St. Isidore the Farmer

    St. Isidore the Farmer

    St. Isidore the Farmer (1070-1130) is considered the patron saint of farmers and rural communities. (He is not to be confused with another Spanish saint, St. Isidore of Seville [April 4]. Isidore was born in Madrid; as a young boy, he went to work on…
    - 1 day ago 15 May 21, 4:00am -
  • The Ascension, Jesus’s Priesthood, and the Mass

    The Ascension, Jesus’s Priesthood, and the Mass

    Blessing was something familiar to every first century Jewish man and woman. Each day at 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., as commanded in the Law, the Jewish priests celebrated the tamid, or “perpetual offering” (Ex. 29:38-41). One group of priests placed a la…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 4:22am -
  • The Ascension and the New Evangelization

    The Ascension and the New Evangelization

    The celebration of the Ascension used to leave me a bit flat. It was clear what Good Friday did for me.  And Easter Sunday’s benefits were indisputable.  But as for the Ascension, what’s in it for me? Christianity is about a kind of love we…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 4:05am -
  • Untitled

    “By dying on the Cross for us, Jesus showed to what lengths God would go in His love for man; by dying for the glory of the Father, He expressed the depth of the love of man for God. The Cross is the supreme symbol of this love.” -Luis M. Martine…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 4:00am -
  • St. Matthias (Apostle)

    St. Matthias (Apostle)


    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 4:00am -
  • Feast of Saint Matthias, Apostle

    Feast of Saint Matthias, Apostle

    Jesus makes this very clear in today’s Gospel reading when he says: “You did not choose me, it was I who chose you.” Our choice to follow Jesus is important, but far more significant is his choice to be committed to us. Jesus loves us with a lo…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 4:00am -
  • Beauty & Wonder Will Help Us to Reclaim Our Supernatural Faith

    Beauty & Wonder Will Help Us to Reclaim Our Supernatural Faith

    For the last two weeks my family and I have been driving across the country visiting family, friends, and making a brief stop for my husband’s work. By the time we get home, we will have gone through thirteen states within these United States. Each…
    - 3 days ago 13 May 21, 4:17am -
  • Why St. Joseph Appeared at Fatima

    Why St. Joseph Appeared at Fatima

    The Holy Family’s presence at the last Fatima apparition is a timely reminder for today’s families and a timely reminder of the importance of St. Joseph himself. We forget St. Joseph too often, but we should correct that. Fatima is a reminder to…
    - 3 days ago 13 May 21, 4:07am -
  • Ascension Day Gives Us a Worldwide Mission

    Ascension Day Gives Us a Worldwide Mission

    Even so, think about what this plan must have sounded like to the Eleven gathered there.  They were a motley crew of mostly uneducated and nondescript men—fishermen, a tax collector, a political zealot, etc.   It is doubtful any of them had ev…
    - 3 days ago 13 May 21, 4:03am -

Guardian - Religion

  • ‘Sad and so unfair’: Palestinian Americans celebrate a painful Eid
    The violence in Gaza and Jerusalem has made the conclusion to the Muslim holy month a somber event for manyThe sound of the call to prayer resonated through Astoria Park in Queens, New York, on an Eid that saw sunny weather and an opportunity for hum…
    - 1 day ago 15 May 21, 6:00am -
  • The Guardian view on intercommunal violence in Israel: a dangerous development with deep roots | Editorial
    Political rhetoric has cultivated hatred. Both Palestinian and Jewish citizens are paying the priceThe horror unfolding in the Middle East is both old and new. There is a terrible familiarity to the destruction the Israeli state is raining down upon…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 5:30pm -
  • ‘Hosnia had dreams’: grief in Kabul as girls’ school targeted
    Hazara community in mourning but defiant after more than 60 people killed in school bomb blastsLatifa and Hosnia had been sharing a wooden bench in their classroom at Kabul’s Sayed Al-Shuhada school for the past three years.When Latifa transferred…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 6:00am -
  • Eid al-Fitr celebrations around the world – in pictures
    Around the world, Eid al-Fitr celebrations have been taking place in another unprecedented year. With the uneven distribution of Covid-19 vaccines, Muslims in countries like the US and UK have been able to gather en masse for the first time in over a…
    - 3 days ago 13 May 21, 8:05pm -
  • A giant ‘F you’ from the Anglo-Saxons? | Brief letters
    14-year-old Guardian readers | Cerne Giant | ‘Painting is dead’ | Peter Mandelson | Boris JohnsonIt’s gratifying that the Guardian still publishes letters from 14-year-olds (10 May). After the Manchester Guardian printed mine in 1955, a teacher…
    - 3 days ago 13 May 21, 5:42pm -
  • Eid al-Fitr celebrations muted as UK mosques adapt to pandemic
    Services marking end of Ramadan, in Manchester, Birmingham and Cardiff, guided by safety precautionsEid al-Fitr celebrations in Britain were muted for the second year in a row amid the challenge of holding the religious festival with Covid restrictio…
    - 3 days ago 13 May 21, 4:44pm -
  • Defiance in the face of Israeli aggression gives Palestinians everywhere hope | Ziad al-Qattan
    The violence in Jerusalem is part of a plan to repress Palestinian life in the city. Yet there is a heartening refusal to be cowedAs a Palestinian watching the scenes unfold in my homeland on social media, I have been consumed by a range of conflicti…
    - 5 days ago 11 May 21, 3:56pm -
  • ‘We even performed it in front of the pope!’ – how we made Godspell
    ‘Religious groups didn’t like Jesus wearing a Superman shirt or the lack of a resurrection. So we told them the curtain call was the resurrection – when Jesus runs on and takes a bow’Godspell opened in London in November 1971 and ran at the s…
    - 6 days ago 10 May 21, 3:59pm -
  • Servants review – evil permeates a Catholic seminary
    Shame, self-reproach and secret communications fill this deeply disturbing story of two students in 80s CzechoslovakiaAs if in a succession of scenes from a starkly remembered bad dream, this deeply disturbing film in haunting monochrome, from direct…
    - 6 days ago 10 May 21, 3:00pm -
  • British Museum to show how Thomas Becket’s murder shook Europe
    Rare exhibits on display for first time will reveal widespread impact of archbishop of Canterbury’s deathThe murder of Thomas Becket in 1170, cut down inside Canterbury Cathedral by knights of King Henry II’s retinue, sent shock waves throughout…
    - 7 days ago 9 May 21, 11:43am -

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