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Churches to serve as safe spaces after Ferguson grand jury announcement

Eds: A version of this story originally appeared in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch in St. Louis. It is available for use by RNS subscribers. Please use the St. Louis Post-Dispatch byline. ST. LOUIS (RNS)  After a prayer service outside her church turned violent last month, th…
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Pope Francis tackles autism as families seek hope, support

VATICAN CITY (RNS) Michele and Vinny Arbogast of New York were devastated when their son Kyle was diagnosed with autism as he struggled to speak as a toddler nearly a decade ago. “Autism turns your world upside down,” Michele Arbogast said. “It affects every member of the…
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Are Jews better off outside Israel? Alan Wolfe reconsiders the Diaspora

(RNS) Jews exclaim “Next Year in Jerusalem!” at the conclusion of the Passover seder, an acknowledgment that Israel is their spiritual home. But since the Babylonians invaded Jerusalem in 586 B.C., most Jews have lived outside of Israel. Today, Diaspora Jews, as they are c…
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Kenyan city of Mombasa tense after mosque closures

NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) Christian and Muslim leaders fear more violence in the coastal city of Mombasa after the government indefinitely closed four mosques over suspected terror activities. On Friday (Nov. 21), religious and political leaders united to urge the government to…
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If you leave Mormonism, you have to leave BYU. Now some alumni want to change that.

Eds: A version of this story originally appeared in the Salt Lake Tribune in Salt Lake City. It is available for use by RNS subscribers. Please use the Salt Lake Tribune byline. SALT LAKE CITY (RNS) If you lose or change your Mormon faith at Brigham Young University, you g…
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