Religious Diversity Newsfeed

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Sikh Volunteers Ready to Perform Seva in Afghan Gurdwaras
Siknet/Times of India—27 August, 2014

Building on U.S. Tradition, Camp for Hindu Children Strengthens Their Identity
The New York Times—27 August, 2014

Pope Francis' interfaith soccer match shows desire for peace
Catholic News Agency—27 August, 2014

Discovering Common Ground Between Native American and Dayak Cultures
The Jakarta Globe—27 August, 2014

Buddhist temple holds UK-first lantern ceremony
Your Local Guardian—27 August, 2014

Norway’s Hindu temple offers matchmaking
The Nordic Page—27 August, 2014

Fulfilling a Promise, Jewish Center in India Reopens After Terror Attack in 2008
The New York Times—27 August, 2014

Mich. Muslim leaders call Islamic State 'crazy criminals'
USA Today—27 August, 2014

With Bells and Bananas, a Time to Worship Ganesh
The New York Times—27 August, 2014

Jains nourish their spirituality through fasting
The Orange County Register—27 August, 2014

Multi-Ethnic Churches Lament America’s Racial Injustice (Op-ed)
Time Magazine/Worldwide Religion News—27 August, 2014

Politics of American churches & religions in one graph
Religion News Service—27 August, 2014

Nation of Islam members push to Ferguson's frontlines
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch—26 August, 2014

Atheist group may sue over county invocation
Florida Today—22 August, 2014

Mayor: Interfaith Roundtable on Police-Community Relations 'Extraordinary'
NY 1 News—22 August, 2014

Interfaith event at Islamic Center in Sharon on Sunday
Wicked Local Sharon—22 August, 2014

Ontario's Turban-Wearing Sikhs Must Wear Helmets When Riding Motorbikes: Wynne
The Huffington Post—22 August, 2014

One of 50 female Jewish scribes, she painstakingly repairs the Torah
The State—22 August, 2014

Hedy Epstein, 90-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor, Arrested During Michael Brown Protest
The Huffington Post—19 August, 2014

Grant will allow CLU to further its interfaith curriculum
The Thousand Oaks Acorn—19 August, 2014

Sikh seniors society lands federal grant
The Daily Courier News—19 August, 2014

It Turns Out Colleges Aren't Actually Atheist Factories
The Atlantic—19 August, 2014

Germany: Jews quit interfaith council
Intermountain Jewish News—19 August, 2014

Local Hindu ashram draws people from throughout U.S.
The Daily Review—19 August, 2014

MPAC Rejects ISIS’ Repugnant Crimes Against Humanity (Press Release)
Muslim Public Affairs Council—19 August, 2014

Millions Reached Through Sikh American Commercial
Sikhnet/SALDEF—19 August, 2014

Interfaith service commemorates 20 years of freedom
Eye Witness News—19 August, 2014

Multi-faith cemetery in city
The Herald Scotland—19 August, 2014

New Jersey Man Taken Aback by ISIS Flag Flap, Says He Was 'Expressing My Religion'
ABC News—19 August, 2014

Imam Shortage Crimps U.S. Mosques
The Wall Street Journal—19 August, 2014

Iraqis flee violence: For Phoenix family, it's personal
The Arizona Republic—19 August, 2014

Clashing visions threaten the mission of U.S. religious liberty panel
Worldwide Religion News/The Deseret News—19 August, 2014

Interfaith Living For Interfaith Harmony (Blog)
Counter Currents—19 August, 2014

A Jewish Matchmaker Whose Hand Led Hundreds Down the Aisle
The New York Times—19 August, 2014

Honoring a Hindu God With Human Pyramids
The Wall Street Journal—19 August, 2014

Detroit hosts 25th annual interfaith conference
The Toledo Blade—19 August, 2014

Sikh temple under construction in Westboro
The Worcester Telegram & Gazette—19 August, 2014

Summer Food Festival at Layton Buddhist Temple
The Standard Examiner—19 August, 2014

Sikh Man Takes Off His Turban and Comes Out of the Closet (Blog)
The Huffington Post—19 August, 2014

Remembering Oak Creek tragedy the Sikh Coalition held National Day of Sewa
Sikh Siyasat News—19 August, 2014

Welcoming Baha’i: New official religion in Indonesia
The Jakarta Post—19 August, 2014

Religion Briefs for Aug. 17
Richmond Times-Dispatch—19 August, 2014

Car crashes into Buddhist Temple in Grand Rapids
WZZM13 ABC—19 August, 2014

Interfaith Alliance Releases Election Year Guides as Religion Continues to Play a Disproportionate Role in Political Campaigns (Press Release)
The Interfaith Alliance—19 August, 2014

Human pyramids mark the birth of Hindu god Lord Krishna, in pictures
The Telegraph—19 August, 2014

Sikh emigre buys Marley Park center in Surprise for $12.5M
Phoenix Business Journal—19 August, 2014

Loudoun Interfaith Relief names new executive director
The Loudoun Times—19 August, 2014

Full Religious Rituals Held For Non-Muslim MH17 Victims
The Malaysian Digest—19 August, 2014

Family room at Boise's Interfaith Sanctuary gets an OATHS facelift
The Idaho Statesman—19 August, 2014

Wikipedia’s edit wars and the 8 religious pages people can’t stop editing
Religion News Service—19 August, 2014