Covington Catholic's defense helped them to a 7-6 win over Lexington Catholic.
- The Advocate
Hundreds of right-wing extremists, Nazis, members of the Proud Boys, and Patriot Front all joined to protest the church's drag bingo event.
Christian Nationalism is a growing movement that presents a dangerous threat to American democracy
- Ukrayinska Pravda
"UKRAINSKA PRAVDA" - SUNDAY, 25 SEPTEMBER 2022, 19:41 Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill has said in his Sunday sermon that "sacrifice in the course of carrying out your military duty cleanses away all sins.
- Business Insider
The Hasidic pilgrims from Israel, the US, and worldwide head to Uman — a Ukrainian city home to the grave of a famous rabbi – for the Jewish New Year.
- The Conversation
Religion is shaping Brazil's presidential election – but its evangelicals aren't the same as America's
Pastor Silas Malafaia, second from left, prays alongside President Jair Bolsonaro, far left, at the Assembly of God Victory in Christ Church in Rio de Janeiro. AP Photo/Bruna PradoWith one week to go before Brazil’s presidential election, the two front-runners are battling for the religious vote. Last month, first lady Michelle Bolsonaro told an evangelical church service that the presidential palace had been “consecrated to demons” under previous presidential administrations – a gibe against fo
It follows a months-long surveillance operation against the extremist Lev Tahor group in Mexico.
- Charlotte Observer
I grew up in a Methodist church in eastern North Carolina. This split leaves me deeply saddened and embarrassed. | Opinion
- The Hill
The Satanic Temple is challenging Indiana's near-total abortion ban with a lawsuit that claims the ban infringes on their followers' religious rights and violates the U.S. Constitution.
- KABC – Los Angeles
"I am a Baptist. My minister is Norman Johnson and I have never ever been affiliated with Scientology and absolutely condemn their practices," the congresswoman told ABC7 in an exclusive interview.
- The Guardian
More than 2,100 high school seniors were taken to event that left many of the students traumatized, some attendees say
- Rolling Stone
An unlikely alliance of the U.S. Christian right, militant European Catholics, and even sanctioned Russian oligarchs are working to undermine reproductive and LGBTQ+ rights around the world.
- Associated Press
Youssef al-Qaradawi, an Egyptian cleric who was seen as the spiritual leader of the Muslim Brotherhood and became the Islamist “voice of revolution” during the popular uprisings around the Arab world more than a decade ago, died Monday at the age of 96. Al-Qaradawi, whose death was reported on his official website, was central in shaping the Brotherhood’s ideology in the 1990s and 2000s of using democratic means to achieve their goal of Islamic rule in Egypt and other nations.
- Associated Press
A boat carrying about 100 Hindu pilgrims capsized Sunday in a river in northern Bangladesh, leaving at least 24 people dead, police said. The overcrowded boat overturned in the afternoon while returning from a Hindu temple on the other side of the River Karatoa at Boda area in Panchagarh district, said local police chief S.M. Sirajul Huda. Close to 8% of Bangladesh’s more than 160 million people are Hindu in the Muslim-majority South Asian nation.
- Associated Press
A 90-year-old Catholic cardinal and five others stood trial in Hong Kong on Monday for allegedly failing to register a now-defunct fund set up to assist people arrested in the mass anti-government protests in the city three years ago. Cardinal Joseph Zen, who is a retired bishop of Hong Kong, was first arrested in May together with others including singer Denise Ho and barrister Margaret Ng on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces to endanger China’s national security.
- Amarillo Globe-News
Queen Elizabeth II’s death Sept. 8 and the days of mourning and celebration of her life were marked by some “God things,” I think.
- The State Journal-Register
May God give us the strength and flexibility in the unfolding of our lives, to bend without breaking in the challenges before us, the wisdom to live with humility and reverence, and the courage to cr…
- The Wrap
Tucker says that because Italy\'s new Prime Minister is religious, she can\'t be a fascist
At least four Palestinians were arrested amid scuffles with police as ultra-orthodox Jews marking Rosh Hashanah, or the Jewish New Year, entered the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem with armed protection on September 26, Israeli media reported.The number of Jews entering the compound, which is referred to Jews as the Temple Mount, increased on Sunday and Monday — the days Rosh Hashanah is celebrated. The rising numbers prompting outrage from leaders in the Palestinian community who consider the visits to be an assault on their rights and land, according to Al Jazeera and the Times of Israel.Anticipating tensions, Israeli authorities issued restraining orders to several from Jewish and Arab activists that prohibited them from the area, according to the Jerusalem Post.This footage from the Wadi Hilweh Information Center, a Palestinian journalism project, shows armed Israel police guiding a number of Jewish people through the compound as women in Muslim dress chant “Allahu akbar” and other protesters throw firecrackers. Credit: Wadi Hilweh Information Center via Storyful
- Pocono Record
Dozens of parishioners gathered at the Cathedral of Saint Peter in Scranton on Sept. 25 to call for an end for a war in Ukraine.
- USA TODAY
Rosh Hashanah is approaching, and Jewish people around the world will gather with to start a sweet new year. Here’s what you need to know.