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- Tennessee megachurch pastor is caught half-naked with married co-worker by shocked parishioners
Tennessee megachurch pastor Tavner Smith said he is taking time off to 'spend time with God' after shocked church
members found him half-naked with his married co-worker.
Daily Mail. Sunday, 23 Jan 2022.
- If fascism couldn't cancel writers like my father Norman Mailer, why can the woke warriors?
MICHAEL MAILER: Recently a story about my father, (pictured left with Michael Mailer and Norris Church
Mailer in 1985 in NYC) the writer Norman Mailer, getting 'cancelled' tore across the internet.
Daily Mail. Saturday, 22 Jan 2022.
- Rooftop Revelations: Churches everywhere on the South Side yet so much violence
Pastor Corey Brooks and his assistant pastor TJ Grooms question why the churches
have been largely ineffective against the forces of evil
Fox News. Saturday, 22 Jan 2022.
- Was Dorothy Day Too Left-Wing to Be a Catholic Saint?
The Archdiocese of New York has asked the Vatican to consider the social activist for sainthood. But church
leaders are not entirely comfortable with her politics.
New York Times. Friday, 21 Jan 2022.
- Wisconsin GOP lawmakers approve bill allowing 18-year-olds to carry guns at schools, churches
Wisconsin GOP lawmakers passed a bill through the state Assembly that would allow 18-year-olds to carry guns at school.
ABC News. Friday, 21 Jan 2022.
- Appeals court says accusers' case against Church of Scientology can proceed
A California appeals court says Danny Masteron's accusers' case against the Church
of Scientology can move ahead.
Los Angeles Times. Friday, 21 Jan 2022.
- Tonga volcano: Biblical disaster shakes most Mormon nation in the world
Tonga is the world's most Mormon nation and the Church
is playing a key role after the volcanic eruption.
BBC News. Friday, 21 Jan 2022.
- Dozens Die in Church Stampede in Liberia
Worshipers were gathered for a revival meeting in the Liberian capital, when word of armed gang members robbing people set off deadly panic.
New York Times. Thursday, 20 Jan 2022.
- Liberian church stampede kills 29 worshippers in Monrovia
At least 29 people, including 11 children, die when robbers attack an open-air service, causing panic.
BBC News. Thursday, 20 Jan 2022.
- Gorsuch writes scathing dissent in church tax case, saying religious beliefs not subject to 'verification'
Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch penned a blistering dissent in a case revolving around church
taxation, warning against allowing government officials the ability to define religious beliefs.
Fox News. Tuesday, 18 Jan 2022.
- Lockheed Martin invests in Falls Church aircraft startup
- MLK Day: What is the role of the Black church in today's social justice movements
Many scholars argue the Black church
played a pivotal role in the Civil Rights Movement.
ABC News. Tuesday, 18 Jan 2022.
- Baby among four survivors in medical helicopter crash
All four people aboard a medical helicopter, including a baby, survived a crash outside a church
near Philadelphia. Officials are calling it a miracle. Errol Barnett has the latest.
CBS News. Tuesday, 11 Jan 2022.
- Rome church condemns swastika-draped casket at funeral
- 'That baby is all of our babies': Viewing for girl killed by LAPD strikes deep chord
Funeral for Valentina Orellana Peralta, 14, will be held Monday at City of Refuge Church
Los Angeles Times. Sunday, 9 Jan 2022.
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