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Professor develops framework to test how governments use religion in rhetoric - WorldWide Religious News

<b>North America - United States</b><p><b>Professor develops framework to test how governments use religion in rhetoric</b><br>("University of Kansas," May 26, …

High Court Opens Door to Recognition of non-Orthodox Conversions in Israel - WorldWide Religious News

<b>Asia/Pacific - Israel/Palestine</b><p><b>High Court Opens Door to Recognition of non-Orthodox Conversions in Israel</b><br>Judy Maltz ("Haaretz," May 25, 2016)<p>The High …

Many parishes in the South are bursting at the seams from those relocating to the region from inside and outside of the U.S. - WorldWide Religious News

<b>North America - United States</b><p><b>Many parishes in the South are bursting at the seams from those relocating to the region from inside and outside of the</b> …

Are employers required to grant prayer breaks to Muslim employees? - WorldWide Religious News

<b>North America - United States</b><p><b>Are employers required to grant prayer breaks to Muslim employees?</b><br>Lucy Schouten ("The Christian Science Monitor," May …

Obama exploring how to prosecute Islamic State for genocide - WorldWide Religious News

<b>North America - United States</b><p><b>Obama exploring how to prosecute Islamic State for genocide</b><br>Nahal Toosi ("Politico," May 26, 2016)<p>The Obama …

'Some women disobey': Rome poster campaign challenges Catholic ban on female priests - WorldWide Religious News

<b>Europe - Italy</b><p><b>'Some women disobey': Rome poster campaign challenges Catholic ban on female priests</b><br>Stephanie Kirchgaessner ("The Guardian," May 26, …

TEC's 03 T100 Tracker - The ‘Orca’

If you haven’t heard of TEC Bike Parts, I would suggest you either don’t own a Triumph, or perhaps live in a cave!. Formed by George Milburn in 1990, …

Review: Harley-Davidson launches Roadster -- in Europe

2016 Harley-Davidson Roadster<p>MARSEILLE, France -- Showing how its American spirit is proving popular around the world, Harley-Davidson has built a new motorcycle and chose to launch it in Europe.<p>Harley came here to debut its newest Sportster model, the 1200CX Roadster. Harley said it chose to …

Motorcycles

Pebble's new smartwatches try to combine best of Apple Watch and Fitbit

A few years ago I mentioned how I was surprised Pebble wasn’t focusing more on health. For several years Pebble was relying extensively on developers …

Church attendance isn't everything. It's authenticity that counts | Coffee House

When there’s a story about Christianity in decline, or in crisis, you always get a few loudmouth lifestyle columnists gloating – sorry, imparting their secular wisdom. Barbara Ellen was not very surprised that a new report says that Christians (at 44 per cent) are now outnumbered by ‘Nones’ (at …

Christianity

Does the Catholic Church have 2 popes? Controversy is revived as Benedict aide makes stunning remarks

A Vatican controversy was recently reignited when a long-time personal aide to Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI suggested that the papacy has been …

China refutes reports claiming 109 Confucian centres to shut-down in US

<b>Beijing:</b> China's Confucius Institute, commonly known as Hanban and projecting the country's soft power abroad, has refuted online reports that all of …

Iran to Saudis: Our pilgrims will not take part in Hajj

<b>(CNN) —</b> Iran has barred its pilgrims from traveling to Mecca to take part in the annual Muslim Hajj pilgrimage after accusing Saudi Arabia of failing to guarantee the safety of its citizens.<p>Tensions between the two Middle East rivals have been particularly strained recently after Riyadh broke off …

Religion

Review: 2016 Triumph Bonneville T120

The challenge Triumph gave themselves when redesigning the Bonneville was nothing short of Herculean. As a company whose entire brand rests on one …

Wolf Moto’s Moto Guzzi Le Mans

I met up with Kyle and Chris from Wolf Moto in December 2014 at the Woodstock Mancave Garage built show. This is where I saw the custom Moto Guzzi …

Once Red – 1993 Moto Guzzi Daytona 1000

After giving the LeMans token updates for several years, Moto Guzzi made some great modernizations in 1993 and named the result after another …

US Muslims hand out Roses to promote Islam’s message of peace

Young Muslim activists in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., made the move as part of efforts to counter Islamophobia and spread Islam’s …

Hamptons Town Nears a Deal on a Jewish Ritual Boundary

WESTHAMPTON BEACH, N.Y. — There are almost as many territorial disputes in the Hamptons as there are fish in the Peconic Bay: local versus weekender, weekender versus weekender, surfer versus fisherman versus environmentalist, those for dunes and breakwaters and those against.<p>But one of the most …

Long Island

How Clergy Set the Standard for Abortion Care

Fifty years ago, a network of religious leaders helped thousands of women find safe, comfortable ways of having the procedure.<p>Supporters of abortion regulations like those at issue in the Supreme Court case <i>Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt</i> claim they are trying to raise the standard of health …

Abortion

Majority of Israeli Jews support equal rights for Reform Jews, poll shows

Nearly two thirds of Israeli Jews say that Reform Judaism deserves rights equal to those afforded to Orthodox Judaism, the news site nrg reported …

A Buddhist Perspective on Creating Mindful & Successful Relationships.

<i>“Let there be spaces in your togetherness, and let the winds of the heavens dance between you.” ~ Kahlil Gibran</i><p>Last year, I found myself questioning …

Top rabbi suspends himself from kosher certification

Rabbi Avraham Yosef, chief Sephardic rabbi of the city of Holon and son of the late spiritual and political leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, declared …

Pro-EU campaigners include faith leaders who warn Brexit could undermine peace

The former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams is among 37 faith leaders who have signed a letter warning about the 'implications' of Brexit for …

Utah Now Requires That Doctors Lie To You

Religion<p>— May 30, 2016<p>0<p>Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca!<p>Sorta transcript:<p>As we know, Republicans are traditionally in favor of …

'Slippery slope': Jewish youth banned from contacting 87 people

In an unprecedented move, Homefront Commander Maj. Gen. Yoel Strick has forbidden a Jewish youth from contacting a whopping 87 people, all of whom …

Church Patriarch tells US not to arm Christians against ISIS

Patriarch Louis Raphael Sako, head of the Chaldean Catholic Church in Iraq, on Sunday called for the US not to arm Christians in the country as they …

CDU minister: Put Jewish member on looted art panel

BERLIN – Monika Grütters, Germany’s minister of culture, reversed her opposition to including a Jewish member on a commission set up to return …

ChangeMakers: A Refuge Through Faith, Prayer and Patience

<i>Baltimore: ChangeMakers will introduce you to some of the individuals who are engaging youth, seeking to improve their neighborhoods block by block, and demanding that their voices be heard in corridors of power. Each one is different but determined in their own unique way to change the paradigm in</i> …

Faith

Hospitality on hold as Damascus prepares for an uncertain Ramadan

<b>A video showing peaceful scenes at a food market in Damascus has proved to be compulsive viewing for many Syrians ahead of the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.</b><p>Although the clip lasts less than a minute and has no commentary or speech it was watched more than 200,000 times in the four days …

Sci-Fi Indian Bobber. Try getting your knee down on that... (via Scoski)