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If the mainstream media had a mantra these days, it would be "The Pope Is Just Like Us!" A recent variation on the meme of Francis as an earth-shattering revolutionary is the press's guiding interpretation of  the pope's address to the Pontifical...
From: Get Religion | By: Dawn Eden | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Of course Ben Bradlee was raised as an Episcopalian. This is Washington, D.C., and he was one of the giants of the city, a titan from his days consulting with (and covering) John F. Kennedy, Jr., to his final years working hard to encourage a new generation...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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JoAnne Viviano covers faith and values for the Columbus Dispatch, a central Ohio newspaper with a daily circulation of 120,000 and an average Sunday circulation of about 230,000. Her Godbeat writing earned her the 2014 Cornell Religion Reporter of...
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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You hear so much about the "Word of God," it's easy to forget the need for it to look attractive as well. So the Nashville Tennessean showed some alert reporting in its newsfeature on a venerable poster company being tasked with a contemporary Bible...
From: Get Religion | By: Jim Davis | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Let's face it. At this point CNN owns the Brittany Maynard "death with dignity" story. At this point, we are watching the final steps by in her pilgrimage to Nov. 1. As always, when the rules of "Kellerism" journalism are being followed ( click here for...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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After James Foley's beheading by the Islamic State militant group two months ago, the American's Catholic background made headlines. But in a massive, 5,000-word story Sunday, The New York Times reported that Foley converted to Islam soon after he...
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Some news stories are like Rorschach inkblot tests, with various people seeing them through different lenses. Unfortunately, some of those people are editors and reporters -- especially on hot-button issues like Islam, education and patriotism. A major...
From: Get Religion | By: Jim Davis | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Veteran Religion News Service Editor Kevin Eckstrom has written a lengthy response to Dawn's post that ran under the headline, "Religion News Service monkeys around with the Pope Francis evolution speech."  Rather than leave it in comments pages, where...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Same-sex marriage. Abortion. Liquor by the drink. It's not uncommon for pastors to speak out on controversial public issues — either from a strictly moral perspective or a political angle. But this one, courtesy of Kentucky's Lexington Herald-Leader, is...
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Friday, October 31, 2014
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If the mainstream media had a mantra these days, it would be "The Pope Is Just Like Us!" A recent variation on the meme of Francis as an earth-shattering revolutionary is the press's guiding interpretation of  the pope's address to the Pontifical...
From: Get Religion | By: Dawn Eden | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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LIBBY ASKS: If human origins began with one couple, Adam and Eve, how did Cain find a wife? THE RELIGION GUY ANSWERS: The famous biblical story of Cain, history’s first murderer, includes this old Bible head-scratcher about who his wife could have...
From: Get Religion | By: Richard Ostling | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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