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An Ethnic Chinese Christian, Breaking Barriers in Indonesia
The New York Times—24 November, 2014

Religion and risk drive Islamic finance boom
Rappler—24 November, 2014

Family builds house that caters to Hindu traditions
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette—24 November, 2014

The Occasional Pilgrim: San Francisco's Grace Cathedral (Photos)
Religion News Service—24 November, 2014

A Jewish Perspective on Reparations (Op-Ed)
Religion Dispatches—24 November, 2014

‘Monk With a Camera,’ About Nicholas Vreeland
The New York Times—24 November, 2014

How Rich Pastors Are Getting Richer (While Poor Pastors Stay Poor)
On Faith—24 November, 2014

Tunisians Are Shaken as Young Women Turn to Extremism
The New York Times—24 November, 2014

College Football's Coaching Nun Preaches Positive Thinking in N.C.A.A. Division III
The New York Times—24 November, 2014

In wake of religious violence, American leaders celebrate interfaith success
Jewish Telegraphic Agency—24 November, 2014

Austrian bill would ban foreign funding for mosques, imams
Religion News Service—24 November, 2014

Welton Gaddy, Progressive Pastor, Retires As President Of Interfaith Alliance
The Huffington Post—24 November, 2014

How a Buddhist shrine transformed a neighborhood in Oakland
Public Radio International—24 November, 2014

Faith leaders join consumer advocates to push for lower payday loan rates
Religion News Service—24 November, 2014

Mississippi Proposal Wants to Establish an Official State Religion. Should Christians be Thrilled?
Independent Journal Review—24 November, 2014

Bridging The Gap Between Religion And Mental Illness
The Huffington Post—24 November, 2014

Fugitive Guru Arrested After Standoff With Police
The New York Times—24 November, 2014

Dozens Remember Rabbi With Boston Roots Killed In Jerusalem
WBUR—24 November, 2014

After Satanists Plan to Give Away Coloring Books, School Board Considers Banning Religious Distributions Altogether (Op-Ed)
Patheos—19 November, 2014

India Appoints Minister Of Yoga
The Huffington Post—19 November, 2014

Removal of icons from Fishtown's St. Laurentius church begins
The Inquirer Daily News—19 November, 2014

U.K.'s Anglican Church Will Enable Women To Become Bishops
National Public Radio —19 November, 2014

Death of Dignity in Iran (Op-Ed)
The Huffington Post—19 November, 2014

A Master of Memory in India Credits Meditation for His Brainy Feats
The New York Times—19 November, 2014

At Brigham Young, Students Push to Lift Ban on Beards
The New York Times—19 November, 2014

Taiwan Buddhists transform plastic waste
Los Angeles Times—19 November, 2014

Religion teachers looking for new ways to reach youths
Baltimore Sun—19 November, 2014

Prayer Police?: D.C. Cathedral Can Worship With Whomever It Wants (Op-Ed)
Americans United—19 November, 2014

East Ramapo School Board Is Criticized by New York State Monitor
The New York Times—19 November, 2014

Can commerce and religion go their separate ways this Christmas? (Op-Ed)
Religion News Service —19 November, 2014

Jewish Victims, All From One Jerusalem Street, Were a Congregation’s ‘Wise Scholars’
The New York Times—19 November, 2014

'All Indians Are Dead?' At Least That’s What Most Schools Teach Children
Indian Country Today Media Network—17 November, 2014

25 Years Later, Murders Of Jesuit Priests In El Salvador Resonate In Massachusetts
WBUR—17 November, 2014

The Christian Students Giving Religion A 'Tolerance' Makeover
The Huffington Post—17 November, 2014

Hindus make imprint on Pittsburgh religious scene
The Portland Press Herald—17 November, 2014

Building Bridges Where Needed on Chicago’s South Side
The New York Times—17 November, 2014

Judaism and Feeding the Homeless
Religion & Ethics Newsweekly—17 November, 2014

Muslim Initiatives Against Extremism
Religion & Ethics Newsweekly—17 November, 2014

Church Relocation
Religion & Ethics Newsweekly—17 November, 2014

On religious holidays, Montgomery school board offers a lesson in intolerance (Op-Ed)
The Washington Post—17 November, 2014

Guru Nanak at the White House (Speech)
The Huffington Post—17 November, 2014

Buddhists can't sue over shuttered NYC temple, court says
Reuters—17 November, 2014

Why Religion Is so Weak in Maine (Op-Ed)
The Huffington Post—17 November, 2014

Catholic Church losing ground in Latin America
Religion News Service —16 November, 2014

Anti-Semitism in the Era of Selfies (Op-Ed)
On Faith—16 November, 2014

Pope Francis to build showers for homeless in St. Peter's Square
Religion News Service—16 November, 2014

Indonesia Drafts Religion Legislation to 'Protect All Faiths'
Voice of America—13 November, 2014

Mormon Church Admits Founder Joseph Smith Had Up To 40 Wives
National Public Radio—13 November, 2014

The Jewish Divide Over Jerusalem's Most Sensitive Holy Site
National Public Radio—13 November, 2014

Today, Baha’is celebrate the Birth of Baha’u'llah
World Religion News—13 November, 2014