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A list of some US house of worship shootings since 2012

Some fatal shootings that have happened at U.S. houses of worship since 2012:   Nov. 5, 2017: Dressed in black tactical-style gear and armed with an assault weapon, 21-year-old Devin Kelley opened fire at the

Pope Francis: 'When I pray, sometimes I fall asleep'

Pope Francis admitted on Tuesday he sometimes gets some shut eye while praying -- and he says he isn't the only one. Francis’ comical comment was caught during an episode of a Catholic TV2000 television prog

Germany marks 500th anniversary of church's Reformation

German leaders on Tuesday marked the 500th anniversary since the day Martin Luther is said to have nailed his theses challenging the Catholic Church to a church door, a starting point of the Reformation.   Ger

Network of churches raises more than $1M for nationwide disaster relief

More than 50 churches banded together to raise $1 million for victims of the hurricanes that ravaged Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico, the survivors of the shooting in Las Vegas and those in the path of the destructive wil


I don’t think I’m alone when it comes to drawing lines of forgiveness- places where I’ve made up my mind that I can forgive anything but that. Forgiveness is such a hard thing.   Forgiven

Egypt Needs A Girl's Day

Coptic Christian girls are being kidnapped by Salafists at record numbers, according to a recent article by World Watch Monitor. A former Islamic kidnapper, identified as ‘G,’ explains that these girls are of

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