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India Starts Building Temple on Hindu Site Destroyed by Muslim Invaders in 16th Century

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 2:00pm 8/9/2020 at 2:00pm

While most Western leaders silently watched the conversion of Hagia Sophia, one of Christianity’s holiest churches, into a mosque, India’s Hindus seem to have bucked the trend. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday laid the foundation stone for a temple on the holy Hindu site destroyed by the Muslim...

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Greek Church Bells Toll in Mourning for Hagia Sophia as Muslims Hold First Friday Prayer

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 2:00pm 7/25/2020 at 2:00pm
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Church bells across Greece tolled in mourning on Friday as neighboring Turkey held its first Islamic prayer marking the conversion of Hagia Sophia cathedral into a mosque, Greek newspapers reported. Hagia Sophia, the first cathedral of the Eastern Roman Empire, is particularly sacred to Christian Orthodox believers, represented largely by the...

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Coronavirus has caused the majority of Americans to pray

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 7:00pm 4/1/2020 at 7:00pm
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According to a survey released by Pew Research Center, 55% of people polled have prayed for an end to the Coronavirus pandemic and 57% of respondents reported tuning into Church online.

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Rutgers Student Told Not to Quote Bible in Paper Because of ‘Separation of Church and State’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 3, 2020 at 11:00am 1/3/2020 at 11:00am

This can’t possibly have anything to do with progressive political beliefs, could it?

Campus Reform reports:

Rutgers student told not to quote Bible in essay because of ‘separation of church and st...

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Liberty University Opens New Think Tank to Combat Liberal Distortions of Christianity

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 2, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/2/2019 at 3:00pm

According to the people involved, there is a push on the left to associate Christianity with socialism.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Liberty University opens Falkirk Center to fight attacks on Jesus, Constitution

Growing concerns in conservative circles that liberals are trying to convert young Christians into socialists by distorting the Bible and U.S. Constitution...

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Duke University Rejects Christian Student Group Over LGBT Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 20, 2019 at 8:00am 9/20/2019 at 8:00am

The group, Young Life, doesn’t discriminate against gay people. They just don’t believe gay people should serve in staff positions because they’re serious about being Christians.

WRAL News reports:

Student government at Duke University rejects Young Life, citing its LGBTQ policy

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Climate Change as Religion: Seminary Students Confess Their Sins to Plants in Ritual

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 20, 2019 at 7:00am 9/20/2019 at 7:00am
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Conservatives often say that progressives act as if climate change is a religion. They can now say that without a shred of irony.

Students at the Union Theological Seminary of Manhattan recently performed a religious ritual in which they confessed their sins to plants.

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Priest at Purdue University Hears Confessions by Driving Around Campus on a Golf Cart

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 11:30am 9/15/2019 at 11:30am

What an innovative way of carrying out his duties. You have to admire his creative spirit.

Inside Edition reports:

Priest Delivers Penance to College Students by Driving Around Campus in Golf Cart

Father Patrick Baikauskas doesn’t mind going the extra mile, even if he has to drive h...

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Feminists Dive for Fainting Couches After Gubernatorial Candidate Invokes Pence Rule on Female Journalist

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/13/2019 at 12:00pm
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If it’s a day ending in “y,” you can rest assured that perpetually outraged feminists are going to find something “offensive” in order to rally their troops. This week has been no exception.

The latest outrage du jour comes from news reports out of Mississippi where a Republican gubernatorial candidate is facing...

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In Accusing Christians of “Hypocrisy” on Compassion for Children, Mayor Pete Exposes His Own Duplicity

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 28, 2019 at 6:00pm 6/28/2019 at 6:00pm
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The second Democratic debate is officially in the books and as Kemberlee wrote last night, the clear winner was illegal immigrants. To varying degrees, every candidate on...

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University’s ‘Queer Bible Hermeneutics’ Course Examines ‘Queerness in the Church’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 16, 2019 at 1:30pm 6/16/2019 at 1:30pm

The progressive agenda is eventually going to launch an effort to promote LGBT issues in organized religion. Courses like this one are simply the lab.

The College Fix reports:

‘Queer Bible Hermeneutics’ course teaches students about ‘queerness...

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Wiccan Professor Suing Her Catholic Employer for Discrimination

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 8:00am 6/11/2019 at 8:00am

Here’s a tip. If you practice Wicca, maybe don’t take a job at a Catholic university.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Not Bewitched

St. Bonaventure University didn’t let a professor of communication advance in her career because she’s a woman — and a witch — according to a lawsuit filed last week in a federal...

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Ilhan Omar joins NY Times in spreading false claim that Jesus was a Palestinian

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/1/2019 at 1:00pm
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Rep. Ilhan Omar (D – Minn.), who has a history of anti-Semitic tweets, retweeted a statement that Jesus was a Palestinian.

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New Poll Shows Half of Americans Favoring Religion Playing Bigger Role in Society

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 7:00pm 4/23/2019 at 7:00pm
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A new poll conducted by Pew Global Views revealed that at least half of the Americans questioned support religion playing a larger role in society.

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Catholic Churches being vandalized across the USA

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 11:30am 4/21/2019 at 11:30am
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As Mary Chastain noted in her report covering the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, Catholic Churches across France have been attacked over the past few months.

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University in California Hosts Conference Linking Trans and Queer Studies to Religion

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 10:00am 2/27/2019 at 10:00am

It’s no secret that the left wants to impose the LGBT agenda on organized religion. This is just part of that effort.

The College Fix reports:

Professors link religion with queer and transgender studies at new academic conference

The scholarly rhetoric that aims to normalize queer and transgender studies within religious contexts got a...

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Duke University Wants Methodist Church to Change its Beliefs for Inclusivity

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 12:30pm 2/2/2019 at 12:30pm

Expect to see more of this. The left is coming after religions and will use academia to achieve their ends.

Campus Reform reports:

Duke to Methodist Church: Change your beliefs for inclusivity

Duke University is among the 93 Methodist-affiliated colleges and universities across the country that brought in the new year by penning and...

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