Faith

An ultra-Orthodox Jew walks between the Sukkahs (tabernacles) that fill a narrow street in the religious Mea Shearim neighbourhood as another Jewish man works on his booth which will be used during the upcoming festival of Sukkot, on October 1, 2009, in Jerusalem, Israel. The eight-day Jewish Feast of the …

Sukkah Saves Israeli Who Fell from 4th Floor Balcony

TEL AVIV – A man fell off of a fourth floor balcony on on the eve of the Jewish holiday of Succoth but the sukkah of a neighbour broke the fall and likely saved his life, Jerusalem paramedics said. 

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Israel Shuts Down for Yom Kippur

Israel shut down on Tuesday evening for Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement and the holiest day of the Jewish calendar.

Picture of an image of the Virgin taken during an extraordinary meeting of Chile's Episcopal Conference to analyze the roots of the current crisis that the Catholic Church is experiencing in the country, burdened by the scandals of sexual abuse and cover-up, and how to overcome it, in Punta de …

Clergy Sex Abuse Claims Flood Special New Jersey Hotline

“No person is above the law and no institution is immune from accountability,” the attorney general continued. “We will devote whatever resources are necessary to uncover the truth and bring justice to victims.”

A photo taken on August 2, 2016 shows the entrance of a halal butchery in Lille, northern France. The question of the financing of the Muslim Faith, now considered to be insufficiently transparent, continues to shake the political class, after a new opinion pirce by French Prime Minister Manuel Valls …

Lib Dem Peer Demands Halal Meat Be Labelled

Meat killed according to Islamic sharia law, in a method considered cruel by all major animal rights groups, “should be labelled in shops”, a Liberal Democrats peer has said.

TOPSHOT - A demonstrator wearing a mask painted with the colours of the flag of East Turkestan and a hand bearing the colours of the Chinese flag attends a protest of supporters of the mostly Muslim Uighur minority and Turkish nationalists to denounce China's treatment of ethnic Uighur Muslims during …

China: Muslim Torture Camps Are Necessary ‘Education Centers’

A Chinese official dismissed reports of Beijing establishing “political re-education camps” for Uighur Muslims in western Xinjiang province on Thursday, telling reporters that the camps are “vocational centers” necessary to integrate less wealthy citizens into the Chinese economy.