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In 2013, Christians were harassed either by the government or social groups in 102 of 198 countries included in a Pew Research Center study, the highest tally for any religious group. An earlier study by other researchers reported a 309 percent jump in attacks on Christians in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East.
In Part One of a series, John L. Allen Jr. examines persecution in Egypt, long a mostly peaceful home to one of the largest and most ancient Christian communities in the region. Today, the mob sets the tone.
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Pope Francis caused quite a spectacle when he slipped out of the Vatican to get new glasses.
Shop owner Alessandro Spiezia told The Associated Press he put new lenses in the pope
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Four Roman Catholic shrines have joined forces to market themselves to the million-plus visitors expected in Philadelphia to see Pope Francis.
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In the encyclical Laudato Si', Pope Francis laments global environmental degradation, but he offers hope.
Read more here: http://www.cruxnow.com/church/2015/06/18/pope-francis-we-must-hear-the-cry-of-the-earth-and-the-cry-of-the-poor/
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A great photoessay documenting a #homebirth  experience #photojournalism  
Home births aren’t for everyone. But for Ashley Bennett, having her second child at home in Medford was an opportunity to be encouraged and supported at a time when she, and many women, feel at their most vulnerable. The birth plan gave Ashleyand her husband, Mike, an array of delivery options, but, as always when it comes to birth, circumstances were unpredictable. The night Ashley went into labor, their toddler, Marin, came down with a fever. A...
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Photos from the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show http://ow.ly/JkyYi
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#Patriots receiver Julian Edelman was pumped during the parade in Boston today http://ow.ly/Ivg6X
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“Many grave sins were committed against the native peoples of America in the name of God.”
Francis told a group of laborers that “change is needed,” and he called for a new economic order that respects human rights and the environment.
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A fire ripped through one of the most famous Catholic churches in the Holy Land.
A fire ripped through one of the most famous Catholic churches in the Holy Land on Thursday, damaging the roof and burning prayer books in what authorities believe is an attack by Jewish extremists.
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Pope Francis celebrated the Holy Thursday Mass of the Last Supper at a prison, where he washed the feet of 12 inmates, men and women, from Nigeria, Congo, Ecuador, Brazil, and Italy — as well as one toddler. http://www.cruxnow.com/church/2015/04/02/pope-francis-celebrates-holy-thursday-by-washing-prisoners-feet/
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.@MassGovernor Baker had “healthy exchange” with outgoing #MBTA chief on system's issues http://ow.ly/IXZ4w
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