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First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 19 mins ago - 18 reports

Religious Freedom Report Highlights Displacement, Repression

Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States will stand up for religious minority communities under assault and in danger around the world. Kerry spoke at the release the State Department's Annual Report on International Religious Freedom[1]. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 19 mins ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 26 mins ago - 2 reports

Satanist Temple Demands 'Hobby Lobby' Style Religious Exemptions From Restrictions To Abortions

Oh, this is rich. The Satanist Temple group is demanding that their religious rights be upheld just like the Hobby Lobby corporation's were in the Supreme Court decision that gave credence to the myth that the Plan B pill causes abortions and that ... [Published Crooks and Liars - 26 mins ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 4 reports

Pakistani mob kills 3 in blasphemy row

An angry mob setting fire to household items belonging to a minority Ahmadi Muslim resident in the low-income Arafat Colony of the eastern city of Gujranwala, some 112km north of Lahore on Sunday.ISLAMABAD:  A Pakistani mob killed a woman member of a ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - 1 hour ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 32 mins ago - 2 reports

Obama administration says it plans opt-out alternative on mandate

NATIONAL(CNS file photo/Nancy Phelan Wiechec)By Catholic News ServiceWASHINGTON (CNS) -- The Obama administration has filed a brief with the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver indicating it plans to develop an alternative for Catholic and other ... [Published I Observe - 32 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 57 mins ago - 2 reports

Goa deputy CM sorry for Hindu nation remark

PANAJI: Goa’s Deputy Chief Minister Francis D’Souza apologised for his comment that India was already a Hindu nation. “My opinion could be wrong for others. I accept it. I don’t say it is the most correct opinion. You might say I am wrong. If anyone’s ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - 57 mins ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 15 reports

State Department report: Religious persecution makes migrants out of millions

Secretary of State John Kerry released the 2013 annual report on international religious freedom at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on July 28, 2014. Flanking Kerry is David Saperstein, left, President Obama’s nominee to serve as ambassador-at-large ... [Published Religion News Service - 1 hour ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 8 reports

Satanists pushing for religious exemptions a la Hobby Lobby

Satanists are using the recent Hobby Lobby decision as ammo to step up their desire to exempt their followers from abortion counseling, according to a statement by the Satanic Temple."The Satanic Temple believes the body is inviolable, subject to ones ... [Published al.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

COUNTY: Does council represent everyone, or only the religious?

Re: “Pierce County to consider ‘In God We Trust’” ( TNT , 7-27).Sunday’s article describing a proposal before the County Council to display the motto “In God We Trust” flies in the face of both history and common sense.An outside group promoting this ... [Published Tacoma News Tribune - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Religion, Unum, Entanglement
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 4 reports

Baptists join others praising nominee for religious freedom ambassador

President Obama has nominated law professor and Rabbi David Nathan Saperstein as ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom. If confirmed by the U.S. Senate, he will be charged with promoting religious freedom around the world.By Jeff Br ... [Published Associated Baptist Press - 5 mins ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 5 reports

Religious Americans more likely to be Republican, poll shows

Darren McCollester, Regardless of age, gender, socio-economic status or geographic region, Americans who are more religious tend to identify more with the Republican Party than the Democratic Party, a new Gallup poll shows. Just 36 percent of very religious ... [Published Austin American Statesman - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Religion
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 5 reports

Goa Dy CM apologises for his "Christian Hindu" remark

Goa's Deputy Chief Minister FrancisD'Souza today apologised for his remarks that he is a "Christian Hindu", afterbeing criticised by the Catholic community."I am sorry if I havehurt anyone's sentiments. What I feel I said. According to you my opinion ... [Published TimesNow.tv - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 6 reports

Prison opens window on the world to Amish followers

The road in front of the home of Kathryn and Raymond Miller in Bergholz. — Reuters pics BERGHOLZ, Ohio, July 27 — Amish farmer Raymond Miller developed a taste for Mountain Dew soda, got his GED, and wonders if he should get a pool table after learning ... [Published Malay Mail - Jul 27 2014]

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...organization that holds itself out as religious and has religious objections to providing coverage for contraceptive services," the high court said, "the respondents are enjoined from enforcement against the applicant the challenged provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and related regulations pending final disposition of appellate review."
...In an interview with , Rep. Taylor said that Governor Walker, "had no authority to unilaterally decide that this administration is not going to enforce a law passed democratically through the Legislature." In 2011, , which mandates contraceptive coverage in certain insurance plans. That provision failed along with a
"Thanks to rulings such as Hobby Lobby, we can take a stand against these practices" the website reads
...dean of research Vincent Sekhar said during the meeting, the relevance of fasting in Hinduism, Christianity and Islam were explained by experts. "This is the first time that such an Iftar has been conducted by the institute that aims to bring together different religious or cultural communities" he said

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Satanist Temple Demands 'Hobby Lobby' Style Rel... [Published Crooks and Liars - 26 mins ago]
Oh, this is rich. The Satanist Temple group is demanding that their religious rights be upheld just like the Hobby Lobby corporation's were in the Supreme Court decision that gave credence to the myth that the Plan B pill causes abortions and that ...
Religious Communities Displaced at High Levels ... [Published Washington Free Beacon - 45 mins ago]
More religious communities worldwide were displaced last year than at any time in recent memory, the State Department said on Monday. The department’s annual report on international religious freedom also noted that several U.S. adversaries continue ...
State Dept. Respects Religious Liberty In Count... [Published The Daily Caller - Breaking News, Opinion, Rese ... - 2 hours ago]
Sen. John Kerry freaks out over religious persecution in Middle East and Asia, ignores religious freedom in America ...
Satanists Take a Stand for Religious Liberty [Published Hit & Run - 3 hours ago]
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Obama Nominates Rabbi to Religious Freedom Post [Published TIME.com - 4 hours ago]
The Obama administration said Monday it would nominate Rabbi David Saperstein as the next Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, as the state department issued its annual analysis of the state of religious freedom across the globe. ...
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