Cassandra Freeman

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Season of our joy

This holiday is another opportunity for us not only to celebrate what we have – in particular our sovereignty and independence – but also what we …

Rosh Hashanah: For Bengaluru's Israeli Jewish community New Year celebrations hold special meaning

Rabbi David blows the <i>shofar</i>, a beautifully carved ram’s horn, to herald the beginning of <i>Rosh Hashanah</i>. The sound is considered pious, like the sound …

Children of priests step out of the shadows, and the Catholic church responds

Mary “Mimi” Bull was happily married and the mother of three children when she found out that her biological father was a Catholic priest she had …

Siblings

Pope Francis: Pray to archangels for protection from devil

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The archangels Michael, Gabriel and Raphael help encourage and accompany Christians on life's journey and defend them from the …

Alleged Perv Priest Holed Up in Vatican Now Wanted in Two Countries

A Vatican diplomat-priest, wanted in the U.S. and Canada on child pornography charges, is now safe in the Holy See. Can he be brought to justice? …

What You Need To Know About This Muslim Day Of Remembrance

This weekend will see Muslims honoring the day of Ashura, which is a day of atonement similar to Yom Kippur within the Sunni branch of Islam. People …

Islam

Catholic Scholars vs. the Pope Who, They Charge, Is ‘Propagating Heresies’

The last time this type of formal challenge to Rome occurred was nearly 700 years ago.<p>The controversy surrounding Pope Francis’s apostolic …

Machine gun-wielding ISIS fighter is blown up in dramatic Call of Duty-style headcam footage

WARNING - DISTRESSING CONTENT: An ISIS fighter armed with a machine gun has met a grim demise in a dramatic helmetcam video.<p>The terrorist fighter was …

6 Things to Know About the Hebrew Language’s Incredible Revival

How did the Jewish people revive an ancient language that had been largely dormant for 2,000 years, modernize it, and establish it as the national …

Abu Ja'far al Mansur

Abu Ja'far al Mansur was also known as<p>Abu Ja'far Abd Allah Al-mans ur Ibn Muhammad, al Mansur or Al Mans ur<p>Abu Ja'far al Mansur was noted …

Islam

500 Years After Martin Luther, Does the Protestant Reformation Still Matter?

The line between Catholics and Protestants gets blurred more and more each year.<p>Five-hundred years ago, a monk named Martin Luther wrote his 95 …

The Importance of Peter the Apostle (Simon Peter) to Christianity

There are two reasons why Peter is important for understanding Christianity. First, he is treated as a model for Christians to follow. In theory, …

Theology

Trump Just Said 3 Words That Obama Would Never Dare Say — It Set the Stadium on Fire

During President Donald Trump's speech in Alabama at a rally Friday night, he ignited applause many times throughout the night — when he called out …

Donald Trump

‘Women have a quarter of a brain, they do not deserve to drive,’ says cleric in Saudi Arabia

The kingdom’s Asir governorate has banned Sheikh Saad Al-Hijri from preaching, leading prayers or any other religious activity.<p>A Saudi cleric, who …

Why I Believe Palestine is Jewish land

Since the mid-20th Century, there has been an unending struggle between Jewish Israelis and Muslim Palestinians over the rule of the geographic region. Muslims recognise Islamic-Palestine as the only legitimate country, while the majority of the Jewish people believe Israel is a legitimate state. …

Saudi cleric claims women shouldn't be allowed to drive because they 'have a quarter of a brain'

A senior Saudi cleric has come under fire after suggesting that women shouldn't be allowed to drive - because 'they have quarter of a brain'.<p>Sheikh …

Saudi Arabia

Pentecostal Christians - What Do They Believe?

What Is the Meaning of Pentecostal and What Do Pentecostals Believe?<p>Pentecostals include Protestant Christians who believe that the manifestations of …

Rapture Fever – Thoughts on the Revelation 12 Sign

The Bible makes clear that this present age is evil, that the world system is headed up by Satan, and that God will judge the world system in the end.

Bible passage used to stop women become ordained 'added later', academic claims

A key Biblical passage which has been used to prevent women from being ordained is not original and was added later, an academic has claimed.<p>The section of Corinthians which says women must remain silent in church has been used to justify restricting the priesthood to men.<p>But recent research has …

What Does the Quran Say About Charity?

Islam calls upon its followers to reach out with open hands, and give in charity as a way of life. In the Quran, charity is often mentioned along …

The Muslim Feminist Group Scrambling France’s Left-Right Divide

On Islam, disagreements within the two political families may matter more than the differences between them.<p>Lallab, a Muslim feminist organization in France, has been raking in national awards and media attention since its creation by two young students in 2016. It emphasizes the interplay of …

Why doesn't God intervene in disasters?

I haven't enjoyed living on the sandy Gulf beaches or made a home along the beautiful Florida coastlines. But on the other hand, I have never had to be afraid of the ocean's wrath, either.<p>Hurricanes don't strike my part of the country like they just hammered our neighbors and family members from …

250 Hindus convert to Islam in Thatta

As many as 250 people from Hindu families on Saturday converted to Islam in Chohar Jamali area in Thatta’s District Sajjawal.<p>As per details, around …

Religion

The Characteristics of a Compelling Introduction

An <i>introduction</i> is the opening of an essay or speech, which typically identifies the topic, arouses interest, and prepares the audience for the …

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