Religion and Spirituality

A reflection on clerical domination in Indonesia

I grew up in a Catholic village on an island in eastern Indonesia called Lembata. The village is part of the parish of Kalikasa. Kalikasa is the name of a village that has become the parish center, about 6 kilometers from my village of Lewokukung. The parish included several villages, …

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What are Irina Shayk’s religious beliefs? A look at his personal life

Throughout her time as one of the greatest models on the planet, Irina Shayk has represented brands from Marc Jacobs to Givenchy in their campaigns and has become known worldwide for her work. More recently, Irina has been romantically linked to Kanye West, further fueling curiosity about who she is …

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Newsletters on religion and spirituality; June 9, 2021

Talbert appointed Nelson’s editor Janet Hill Talbert has been appointed editor-in-chief of Nelson Books, a non-fiction brand of the Thomas Nelson publishing group. Talbert begins in Nelson on June 14 and will report to Tim Paulson, vice president and publisher of Nelson Books. Talbert has worked in the industry for …

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Black spirituality seen as a break with organized religion

The evolution, mainly among the younger generations, towards spirituality rather than religiosity is visible in Fayetteville. Reverend Kelli W. Taylor, chaplain and vice president of religious life and community engagement at Methodist University, said research on the church suggests a shift in young black Christians. The shift from being religious …

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No race, religion in the school selection process

New Yvonne webb 3 hours ago Rev Joy Abdul-Mohan – The Presbyterian Church of Trinidad and Tobago (PCTT) said no child has ever been refused admission to any of its 72 primary schools or five secondary schools on the basis of their religion or of their ethnic origin. There is …

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Who are the Hebrew Israelites; What is the connection with the football of Canton McKinley?

TOWNSHIP – A local family said they plan to sue Canton city schools amid allegations their son, a member of the McKinley High School football team, was abused because of his religion . The family is part of the Hebrew Israelite movement, a little-known faith of American origin that maintains …

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Black Lives Matter and religion have love as a common theme – The Royal Gazette

Created: Jun 05, 2021 8:00 AM It’s been almost a year since the historic Black Lives Matter Bermuda Walk took place on June 7, 2020. It was a big event for Bermuda – a crowd of around 7,000 people, of various religious and spiritual beliefs and affiliations, all in solidarity …

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dancing devils; Anniversary of the Tulsa Massacre

(RNS) – Each week, Religion News Service features a photo gallery of religious expressions from around the world. This week’s photo selection includes Buddhists from China’s Tibet Autonomous Region, an annual dancing devil festival in Venezuela and more. Note: RNS is expanding Photos of the Week to include photos from …

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Tarot Cards and Sanity: Seeking Support Through Divination

In October 2020, Jude Hinson lost his job, his house and his grandfather. Then her fiancé left her, all within a week. “I felt completely out of control and fully responsible for the situation I found myself in,” Hinson recalls. “One thing I found incredibly helpful was using tarot as …

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What is it and what to expect – the Columbia Chronicle

Savannah Steffens Fasten your seat belts, because both Mercury and Saturn have gone retrograde. Mercury will remain in its new position until June 22, with Saturn taking a little longer to complete on October 10. Planetary retrogrades are common occurrences where the planet seems to be moving back in its …

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