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Anyone who has had any contact -- post-Jesus Music era -- with American evangelicalism will know the lyrics of the classic campfire song, "We are One in the Spirit." Some people may know this song under a different title, "They'll Know We are Christians...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Many a reporter has started one kind of story that turns into another.  You can either break it into two or more stories -- or, as the New York Times recently did, stitch them together. That’s my guess for why a Times article begins as a piece on...
From: Get Religion | By: Jim Davis | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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What absolutely crushing news. Amid all the brutal headlines involving the Islamic State militant group in Iraq and Syria (important background here) came a YouTube video Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of American journalist James Foley....
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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From a reader comes word of a Boston Globe feature from earlier this month that we missed: "A New Life for Haleigh: For Child at the Center of an End-of-Life Battle, Family Created a Loving World." "A good story about Christians who walk the walk"...
From: Get Religion | By: Dawn Eden | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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Does anyone out there remember the wave of press coverage for the gigantic Promise Keepers "Stand In The Gap" rally on the National Mall long, long ago? I was there that day as a color commentator for MSNBC, believe it or not, and all through the day...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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The news in Ferguson, Mo., goes on and on and on. I've highlighted coverage of the religion angle here and here, and I'll do so again in this post. So far, I've found Twitter the best means to keep up with all the faith stories (by the way, follow...
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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Here at GetReligion, we frequently refer to holy ghosts. Holy ghosts are important religious elements of news stories that often go unnoticed or unmentioned by the mass media. In watching today's news conference on the release of Ebola patient Dr....
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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The BBC reported this week on comments that the Pope made concerning Oscar Romero's candidacy for sainthood, claiming Francis has "unblocked" the cause of the Latin American archbishop: Pope Francis has lifted a ban on the beatification of murdered...
From: Get Religion | By: Dawn Eden | Thursday, August 21, 2014
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ROB ASKS: The Song of Solomon gets a lot of "bad press." Are there spiritual lessons to be found in this book? THE RELIGION GUY ANSWERS: The Song of Solomon or Song of Songs has probably roused more confusion than any other book in the Hebrew Bible,...
From: Get Religion | By: Richard Ostling | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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The biggest strength of Wikipedia is also its biggest weakness: What one person writes, another can change or delete. This issue is writ large in religion, as a recent article in the Religion News Service says. "Religious topics are one of the top 100...
From: Get Religion | By: Jim Davis | Monday, August 18, 2014
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