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Priest Suspended After Baby Suffers Scratches In Violent Baptism

BBC News:- A Russian priest has been suspended and police are investigating after a one-year-old boy suffered scratches during a violent baptism. Video showed of Father Foty Necheporenko, a Russian Orthodox...

Government Restrictions On Religion Increasing Worldwide

NEW YORK (AP) — Government restrictions on religion have increased markedly in many places around the world, not only in authoritarian countries, but also in many of Europe's democracies,...

Church of England Issues Social Media ‘Commandments’

Sky News:- The Church of England has issued its first set of guidelines for followers who use social media. The digital charter is based on five key principles of truth, kindness,...

Catholic Church & Southern Baptist Convention to talk about sexual abuse this week

(CNN)When leaders of the country's two largest religious groups -- the Catholic Church and Southern Baptist Convention -- hold meetings this week, the separate conferences will have a common...
FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis waves as he leads the Wednesday General Audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican

Pope Francis approves changes to Lord’s Prayer, reports say

USA Today: Pope Francis reportedly approved changes to the wording of the Lord's Prayer, also known as the Our Father. Instead of saying, "Lead us not into temptation," Catholics will...
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Jamaica Church Leaders Concerned Over Move To Legalise Obeah

Jamaica Gleaner:- For more than a century, the practice of obeah has been illegal under Jamaican law. But just as lawmakers were getting ready to push the maximum fine to $1...

Pope Francis Likens Abortion To Hiring ‘Hitman’

Time:- (VATICAN CITY) — Pope Francis said Saturday that abortion can never be condoned, even when the fetus is gravely sick or likely to die, and urged doctors and priests...
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Pope issues new rules mandating reporting of sexual abuse to Church authorities

CNN: Pope Francis issued new global rules Thursday for reporting sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, mandating for the first time that all dioceses set up systems for reporting...

“I Am Not A Politician!”

Outspoken Saint Lucia religious leader, Seth Ampadu, has defended his comments about a recent incident in parliament, declaring that he is not a politician. Ampadu, who is the Superintendent Minister...

Methodist Minister Urges End To Immoral Behaviour In Easter Message

The Superintendent Minister of the Methodist Church in Saint Lucia has urged an end to immoral behaviour in a message to mark the observance of Easter. "The message of Easter...