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Local faith leaders learn to become sanctuaries

Local faith leaders learn to become sanctuariesNearly 50 members of the faith community from across Metro Detroit learned how to become a sanctuary Saturday
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Religion

Faith Calendar
Religious events across Metro Detroit

Faith CalendarReligious events across Metro Detroit
  • Religion
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Nation

Fire officials: Tampa mosque fire was arson

Fire officials: Tampa mosque fire was arsonThe arson occurred early Friday at the Islamic Society of New Tampa
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Religion

Kentucky ark attraction adding biblical truth exhibit

Kentucky ark attraction adding biblical truth exhibitA ribbon cutting for the new display will be Friday at the Ark Encounter
  • Religion
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Nation

Trump: Threats against Jewish centers ‘horrible’

Trump: Threats against Jewish centers ‘horrible and painful’The White House is denouncing “hatred and hate-motivated violence” following a series of threats against Jewish centers
  • Nation
  • 6 days, 1 hour ago
Religion

‘Catholic Muslim’ Latina says ‘Islam is for everybody’

‘Catholic Muslim’ Latina says ‘Islam is for everybody’Fresno, Calif., woman is concerned President Trump may extend his ban to include green card holders from Mexico
  • Religion
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Religion

McBrayer: ‘Nones’ are the fastest-growing religion

Ronnie McBrayer: ‘Nones’ are the fastest-growing religionBut the ‘dones’ — those who have abandoned the faith — can find new light
  • Religion
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Religion

Faith Calendar
Religious events across Metro Detroit

Faith CalendarReligious events across Metro Detroit
  • Religion
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Neal Rubin

Rubin: Detroit’s Freedom House may close

Rubin: Detroit’s Freedom House may closeFreedom House helps asylum-seekers who’ve been beaten or tortured or raped or threatened in their home countries.
  • Neal Rubin
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Nation

Report: Number of anti-Muslim hate groups on the rise
The number of anti-Muslim hate groups in the United States has nearly tripled since 2015

Report: Number of anti-Muslim hate groups on the riseThe number of anti-Muslim hate groups in the United States has nearly tripled since 2015
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Wayne County

Churchgoers find a home in bowling alley in Taylor

Churchgoers find a home in bowling alley in TaylorPastor Grant Agler sought to fill a void in the area’s spiritual landscape when he formed the church in 2013 on Superior
  • Wayne County
  • 2 weeks ago
Religion

Jewish-Muslim wedding hit by Trump policies

Jewish-Muslim wedding hit by Trump policiesDozens of relatives from across the globe already are saying they can’t come to celebrate the couple’s vows
  • Religion
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Michigan

Alleged bias incidents probed at UM

Alleged bias incidents probed at UMAuthorities are investigating vandalism of a prayer rug, hateful messages sent to students this week
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Wayne County

Dearborn vigil honors slain mosque worshippers

Dearborn vigil honors slain mosque worshippersThe Islamic Center of America in Dearborn honors six worshippers slain this week at a Quebec mosque
  • Wayne County
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Life

Faith calendar
Religious events across Metro Detroit

Faith calendarReligious events across Metro Detroit
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Religion

Story of Muslim, Jewish children protesting at O’Hare

The story behind the viral photo of Muslim and Jewish children protesting at O’HarePhotograph taken by Chicago Tribune photographer Nuccio DiNuzzo, shared on Twitter was retweeted more than 20,000 times
  • Religion
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Nation

Trump vows to repeal political limits on churches

Trump vows to repeal political limits on churchesTrump vowed Thursday to repeal an IRS rule barring pastors from endorsing candidates from the pulpit
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Religion

Is Ivanka Trump Jewish? In Israel, she has a trump card

Is Ivanka Trump Jewish? In Israel, she has a trump cardLast summer, Israel’s religious authorities issued a ruling that raised doubts about her conversion to Judaism
  • Religion
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Oakland County

Holocaust center leader to get France’s highest honor

Holocaust center leader to receive France’s Legion on Honor medalThe 95-year-old, who was in the U.S. Army in Europe, serves as source to Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills
  • Oakland County
  • 1 month ago
Oakland County

Dr. Guy Stern on his family's demise and teaching young people

Dr. Guy Stern on his family’s demise and teaching young peopleDr. Guy Stern on his family's demise in the Holocaust and teaching young people critical thinking. Stern will receive an award on Holocaust Remembrance Day Jan. 27, 2017.
  • Oakland County
  • 1 month ago
Religion

Pope takes over Knights of Malta after condom dispute

Pope takes over Knights of Malta after condom disputeThe Knights of Malta head resigned after defying Pope Francis over the ouster of an official over a condom scandal
  • Religion
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Detroit pastor pushes for unity in inaugural speech

Detroit pastor at Trump inaugural: ‘We’re not adversaries, but we’re allies’Bishop Wayne T. Jackson of Detroit gave the closing prayer of Friday’s inauguration, urging the nation to unite
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Obituary

Bishop Eddie Long, megachurch pastor, dies

Bishop Eddie Long, megachurch pastor, diesThe pastor’s reputation was tarnished after former congregants accused him of sexual misconduct
  • Obituary
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Celebrities

Gospel singer Marvin Sapp buys Muskegon church

Gospel singer Marvin Sapp buys Muskegon churchBishop purchases the former St. Jean Baptiste Church from the Catholic Diocese of Grand Rapids
  • Celebrities
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Religion

Hindus strive to end commercialization of sacred images

Hindus strive to end commercialization of sacred images“It is inappropriate, and it is offensive to devotees,” said Rajan Zed, a Reno-based Hindu activist
  • Religion
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Nation

Judge: Parking demands for N.J. mosque unconstitutional
Judge says town violated laws by insisting that a mosque have more parking spaces than churches or synagogues

Judge: Parking demands for N.J. mosque unconstitutionalJudge says town violated laws by insisting that a mosque have more parking spaces than churches or synagogues
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
World

Pope: 2017 will be good if people do good

Pope: 2017 will be good if people do goodFrancis advised people to “say no to hate and violence and yes to brotherhood and reconciliation”
  • World
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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