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News United States » Religion: United States Most Influential Evangelist Billy Graham Dies at 99

News channel or source: http://www.india.com/news/world/united-states-most-influential-evangelist-billy-graham-dies-at-99-2907382/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

He will be missed by Christians and all religions. A very special man ... Graham’s public profile was raised in the United States when he held a two-month ministry in a giant tent in Los Angeles in 1949. His global mission took him to all corners ...

News United States » Religion: Rev. Billy Graham, evangelist with worldwide following, dies at 99

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/ct-billy-graham-dead-20180221-story.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Among these were the rigid fundamentalist religious dogma held up to ridicule in the Scopes ... In January 1991, when the United States began the Persian Gulf War with air attacks against Iraq, Graham spent the night at the White House.

News United States » Religion: Plans for school walkouts, sit-ins after Florida shooting

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/religion/plans-for-school-walkouts-sit-ins-after-florida-shooting/2018/02/17/6a02e070-143a-11e8-a68c-e9374188170e_story.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The mass shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead has sparked calls for walkouts, sit-ins and other actions on school campuses across the United States aimed at pushing lawmakers to pass tougher gun laws. Organizers behind the Women’s ...

News United States » Religion: Bay Area Jews shown as diverse, flexible — and more distant from institutions and Israel

News channel or source: https://www.jta.org/2018/02/13/news-opinion/united-states/bay-area-jews-are-less-religious-and-care-less-about-israel-than-other-american-jewish-communities
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

One of the congregations where they’ve felt most welcome is The Kitchen, a Jewish group that calls itself a “religious startup.” Increasingly, families like the Kleinermans are the face of the Jewish community in the Bay Area, the fourth largest in ...

News United States » Religion: Baton Rouge area religion bulletins for week of Feb. 24

News channel or source: http://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/entertainment_life/faith/article_532bd3d8-1670-11e8-886a-e710bb28477f.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

pwwm.org. Counselor Training: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, 445 Marquette Ave. This training will prepare religious emblem counselors to work with Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts and American Heritage Girls. Additional ...

News United States » Religion: Military chaplains serve non religious service members

News channel or source: https://www.army.mil/article/200874/military_chaplains_serve_non_religious_service_members
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

After that, a serial number, which is followed by blood type. Then, embossed on the last line of the tag is the Guard members's religious affiliation. As of March 2017, the Department of Defense recognizes 221 belief and faith groups, including the ...

News United States » Religion: Massachusetts bill would bar companies from citing religious exemptions

News channel or source: https://www.boston.com/news/politics/2018/02/11/massachusetts-bill-would-bar-companies-from-citing-religious-exemptions
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

The bill states that “the powers of a business corporation do not include assertion — based on the purported religious belief or moral conviction on the part of the corporation, its officers, or directors — of exemptions from, or claims or defenses ...

News United States » Religion: Religious shunning blamed for Keego Harbor murder-suicide

News channel or source: http://www.theoaklandpress.com/general-news/20180220/religious-shunning-blamed-for-keego-harbor-murder-suicide
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

A Keego Harbor murder-suicide incident that left four family members dead may have been the result of religious shunning, according those who knew the family. Joyce Taylor, friend of the family, told the Detroit Free Press she believes accused shooter ...

News United States » Religion: Pakistan backed militants to continue attacks inside India, warns United States

News channel or source: http://www.abplive.in/india-news/pakistan-backed-militants-to-continue-attacks-inside-india-warns-united-states-650695
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

America’s intelligence chief on Tuesday warned that Pakistan-supported terrorist groups would continue to carry out attacks inside India, thus risking escalation of tension between the two neighbours. America’s intelligence chief on Tuesday warned that ...

News United States » Religion: America’s Most (and Least) Religious States

News channel or source: http://247wallst.com/special-report/2017/10/26/americas-most-and-least-religious-states/
Publication date: hursday 26 October 2017

Christianity is by far the most common religion in the United States, with 70% of Americans identifying ... and the belief in God. To identify the most and least religious states, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed a 2014 Pew Research Center survey of all 50 states ...