Hanukkah falls really early this year -- starting in November -- which sets it apart from Christmas, accentuating the theme of the holiday: Difference.

Many white nationalists portray Jews as infiltrators, global elites or puppet masters secretly controlling the strings of power.

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Manchin has shown little interest in appeasing the Poor People’s Campaign and other liberal-leaning faith groups,

  • Jack Jenkins
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The Reawaken America tour began in Tulsa in the spring of 2021 and ends in mid-January in Phoenix.

  • Bob Smietana
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Ordained in the Baptist church, he approached his ministry with an ecumenical vision and used his pulpit for decades in pursuit of racial and social justice.

The statement was launched as a way to call out President Biden over his support of abortion rights, but it became a general restating of the sacrament’s centrality after public outcry.

In an effort to bring spiritual focus to their first in-person meeting in two years, the bishops participated in around-the-clock prayer before the Eucharist, taking turns through the night.

It’s not expected to mention abortion or President Biden, who some bishops feel should be denied the sacrament because he supports abortion rights.

  • Bob Smietana
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Youngkin’s focus on critical race theory and public education resonated with White evangelicals.

Rabbi Grollman wrote more than two dozen books on the topic of grief and loss and served as a source of comfort when solace seemed in short supply.

Archbishop José H. Gomez is the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

  • Jack Jenkins
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Kate Bowler’s new memoir, along with her popular podcast, “Everything Happens,” have ushered her into a growing role as a public intellectual. Her work, is directed at a wide audience that includes those in caring professions, those who have suffered loss and others interested in making sense of their lives.

  • Yonat Shimron
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The document can be changed later this month when bishops meet to debate a document aimed at reviving Communion

George Washington University Dean of Students Cissy Petty tweeted that the apparent incident at Tau Kappa Epsilon "has frightened and hurt many in our community"

Parishioners seek to make case that church should immediately canonize the people of faith.

  • Jonathan M. Pitts
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Metro is using older cars while it checks new cars for wheel defects. Decreased service is expected through mid-November.

After Zacharias died in May 2020, a report commissioned by his ministry RZIM found credible allegations of sexual misconduct.

  • Bob Smietana
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In his complaint, Stone denies any allegation that he opposed sexual abuse reforms in the SBC.

  • Bob Smietana
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Many young Americans are seeking spirituality, awe and higher truths — not necessarily in institutions or scriptures but increasingly in nature and in themselves.

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‘Praying to the West’ offers look at America’s diverse Muslim communities

  • Joseph Hammond | Religion News Service
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A Catholic theologian argues for a death row inmate’s right to have the pastor’s touch in the execution chamber

  • Dorian Llywelyn | Religion News Service
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‘George Floyd’ pieta stolen after artist receives death threats

  • Jack Jenkins | Religion News Service
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Happy New Year, it’s Advent

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