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Pittsburgh effort creates hijabs for dolls

Pittsburgh effort creates hijabs for dollsThey sell for $6 each and are packaged with lines of text describing the nature of the hijab and why they’re important
  • Life
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Obituary

Cardinal William Keeler dies at age 86

Cardinal William Keeler dies at age 86Cardinal William Keeler, who headed the oldest Roman Catholic diocese in the U.S. for 18 years, has died. He was 86
  • Obituary
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Religion

Historic restoration of Jesus’ burial shrine completed

Historic restoration of Jesus’ burial shrine completedJust in time for Easter, a Greek restoration team has completed a historic renovation of the Edicule
  • Religion
  • 1 week ago
Religion

Pope Francis: Forgive church role in Rwanda genocide

Pope Francis begs forgiveness for church role in Rwanda genocideDuring the 100-day genocide, more than 800,000 ethnic Tutsis and moderate Hutus were killed by Hutu extremists
  • Religion
  • 1 week ago
Religion

Muslims, Jews strengthen bonds amid acts of bigotry

U.S. Muslims, Jews strengthen bonds amid acts of bigotryBigoted rhetoric and harassment targeting both religions since the presidential election has drawn people together
  • Religion
  • 1 week ago
Religion

Technology transforms ancient art of Bible translation

Technology transforms ancient art of Bible translationThe backbone of Wycliffe Associates is its 7,000 volunteers worldwide
  • Religion
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Religion

McBrayer: Use the things on each side of your head

Ronnie McBrayer: Use the things on each side of your headAs Daddy told me, ‘Listen twice as much as you speak’
  • Religion
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Michigan

Boy, 16, identified as suspect in mosque fire

Boy, 16, identified as suspect in mosque fireA 16-year-old has been arrested for starting a fire that destroyed the Islamic Center of Ypsilanti
  • Michigan
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Religion

Faith Calendar
Religious events across Metro Detroit

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

McBrayer: Staying focused lets us reach our goals

McBrayer: Staying focused lets us reach our goalsBeing scattered prevents people from moving quickly toward what is most important to them
  • Religion
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Religion

Vatican, Jewish Museum, team up for first joint show

Vatican, Rome’s Jewish Museum, team up for first joint showFocus of the exhibit will be the menorah, which is depicted in Jewish, Catholic and secular art over the centuries
  • Religion
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Oakland County

Faithful blessed with ashes in Southfield drive-thru

Faithful blessed with ashes in Southfield drive-thruFor third year, St. David’s Episcopal Church offers convenient way to get sacrament and start Lenten season
  • Oakland County
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Religion

Area Christians launch ‘season of prayer and sacrifice’

Area Christians launch ‘season of prayer and sacrifice’Lent, the 40-day holy period marking Christ’s time in the desert, starts Wednesday with services, prayers, activities
  • Religion
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Nation

Ex-congregants reveal years of ungodly abuse

Ex-congregants reveal years of ungodly abuseVictims of the violence included pre-teens and toddlers — even crying babies, who were vigorously shaken
  • Nation
  • 4 weeks ago
Wayne County

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 month 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
  • 1 month ago
Neal Rubin

Rubin: Banks, faith and a church for sale

Neal Rubin: Banks, faith and a church for saleStriving to do good in a complex world, small east-side congregation ramps up its image — and imagines a ramp
  • Neal Rubin
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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 month 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 month, 1 week ago
Religion

Faith Calendar
Religious events across Metro Detroit

Faith CalendarReligious events across Metro Detroit
  • Religion
  • 1 month, 1 week 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 month, 1 week 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 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Religion

Faith Calendar
Religious events across Metro Detroit

Faith CalendarReligious events across Metro Detroit
  • Religion
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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