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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:21:54 -0500Paula White, one of the spiritual leaders who spoke at President Donald Trump's inauguration talks about the intersection of religion and politics.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:08:00 -0500President Donald Trump has praised the preaching of Norman Vincent Peale, who wrote, "a confident and optimistic thought pattern can modify or overcome the fact altogether."
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:15:00 -0500The long list of participants also included leaders from the Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Jewish, Mormon, Muslim, Sikh, Buddhist, Bahá'í faiths and opened with a Navajo blessing.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:26:00 -0500Twenty-seven Jewish community centers reported receiving bomb threats Wednesday, and 16 received threats Jan. 9. No bombs were found, and the FBI is investigating the source of the threatening calls.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:14:00 -0500Imam Khalid Latif is one of the people profiled in The Secret Life of Muslims, a digital series about Islamophobia. He is also the first Muslim chaplain at New York University.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:42:00 -0500Comedian Zahra Noorbakhsh often jokes about being a "pork-eating, alcohol-drinking, married-to-an-atheist" Muslim. But lately she finds herself wanting to connect with her religious traditions.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:41:00 -0500Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich says that for Mormon women living in 19th century Utah, "plural marriages" were empowering in complicated ways.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:56:00 -0500The Lincoln Bible was purchased for the 1861 inauguration by Supreme Court Clerk William Thomas Carroll.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:16:00 -0500In one community where many emigrated from harsh nations, the president-elect's rhetoric brings worries of renewed repression. Cabinet nominees' opposition to a registry hasn't erased those concerns.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:05:19 -0500Bishop Eddie Long built New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, one of the nation's largest churches with some 30,000 members. The Atlanta megachurch pastor has died at age 63.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 08:02:24 -0500Visitors to Coventry Cathedral in England are met with a heartwarming message. Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with the Rev. Kathryn Fleming about how it came to the cathedral.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 04:45:00 -0500The clergy speaking at Donald Trump's inauguration have mostly non-mainstream theological or political positions. No Muslim or mainline Protestant will speak, but the prosperity gospel will be heard.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:34:00 -0500There's a place in Tucson, Ariz., where many cultures combine. The Catholic Mission San Xavier del Bac is over 300 years old, and white and Latino Catholics as well as two native tribes call it home.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:33:00 -0500NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to author Omar Saif Ghobash, who wrote the book, Letters to a Young Muslim.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 10:07:00 -0500The leader of the Roman Catholic Church encouraged mothers to breast-feed their infants during a baptism ceremony for 28 babies on Sunday in the Sistine Chapel.