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Religious leaders host prayer gathering at Tupelo City Hall [Video]

Religious leaders host prayer gathering at Tupelo City Hall

Religious leaders from Northeastern Mississippi held a prayer gathering to address the death of George Floyd and protests around the United States at Tupelo City Hall.

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Trump Faces Backlash From Religious Leaders For Church Photo Shoot [Video]

Trump Faces Backlash From Religious Leaders For Church Photo Shoot

President Trump faced backlash Tuesday from religious leaders and elected officials for his photo shoot at St. Andrews Church, where peaceful protestors outside the White House were tear gassed to..

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Religious leaders host prayer gathering a Tupelo City Hall [Video]

Religious leaders host prayer gathering a Tupelo City Hall

Religious leaders host prayer gathering a Tupelo City Hall

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San Jose Religious Leaders, Activists Reflect On Chaos Of Passion, Protest, Change [Video]

San Jose Religious Leaders, Activists Reflect On Chaos Of Passion, Protest, Change

Religious leaders and activists see a silver lining in the unrest during protests over the death of George Floyd that have raged over the last days. Devin Fehely reports.

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Protests arrest [Video]

Protests arrest

two charged wilson june 2 2020

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Trump slammed for ‘Bible photo op’ [Video]

Trump slammed for ‘Bible photo op’

Religious leaders and Democratic rivals have expressed outrage over Donald Trump's photo shoot in front of a damaged church.

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Religious Leaders Across South Floriday Come Together [Video]

Religious Leaders Across South Floriday Come Together

Religious leaders from across South Florida came together Tuesday in Miami Gardens to stand in solidarity with those demanding justice for George Floyd.

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Mosques in the Gaza Strip will reopen after more than two months [Video]

Mosques in the Gaza Strip will reopen after more than two months

Mosques in the Gaza Strip will reopen to worshippers on Wednesday (June 3) after more than two months of closure due to coronavirus. The announcement was made by the Ministry of Religious Affairs on..

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Actor Jamie Foxx joins demonstrations in San Francisco [Video]

Actor Jamie Foxx joins demonstrations in San Francisco

Actor and activist Jamie Foxx was in San Francisco Monday to join a kneel-in protest with local community and religious leaders fighting police violence and racism.

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Local Clergy Speak Out Against Prosecutor's Decision [Video]

Local Clergy Speak Out Against Prosecutor's Decision

What local religious leaders are saying after the announcement that a man involved in the death of a protester would face no charges.

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Senior religious leader in Buffalo's Black community talks about protests [Video]

Senior religious leader in Buffalo's Black community talks about protests

Senior religious leader in Buffalo's Black community talks about protests

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Unlock 1.0: Jharkhand to not open religious places, says CM Hemant Soren [Video]

Unlock 1.0: Jharkhand to not open religious places, says CM Hemant Soren

Jharkhand will not open any religious places said Chief Minister Hemant Soren on June 01. Hemant Soren said, "Due to increasing number of coronavirus cases, we are not opening religious places in the..

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In Alappuzha, people across faiths come to the aid of an ailing man on Eid [Video]

In Alappuzha, people across faiths come to the aid of an ailing man on Eid

The streets of Vattayal locality in Kerala's Alappuzha district were lying almost barren this Eid-ul-Fitr due to coronavirus lockdown. As Muslims in the area didn't go for any grand celebrations this..

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Ganga Dussehra: Ghats remain deserted in Varanasi due to COVID-19 pandemic [Video]

Ganga Dussehra: Ghats remain deserted in Varanasi due to COVID-19 pandemic

Ganga Ghats remained deserted on the occasion of Ganga Dussehra in Uttar Pradesh' holy city Varanasi on June 01. The gathering of devotees is restricted to prevent the spread of coronavirus and police..

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Religious Community Comes Together For Much-Needed Worship After Week Of Violence [Video]

Religious Community Comes Together For Much-Needed Worship After Week Of Violence

Reg Chapman reports as faithful communities come together to honor the life of George Floyd and pray for peace (1:50). WCCO 4 News - May 31, 2020

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Clergy Members Hold Peaceful Protest In Boston [Video]

Clergy Members Hold Peaceful Protest In Boston

The religious leaders called for other protests to remain free of violence. WBZ-TV's Paul Burton reports.

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Unlock 1.0: Connaught Place's Hanuman Temple installs sanitization tunnel in Delhi [Video]

Unlock 1.0: Connaught Place's Hanuman Temple installs sanitization tunnel in Delhi

Connaught Place's famous Hanuman Temple is all set to reopen their doors for devotees after government has allowed reopening of religious places from June 08. To curb the spread of COVID-19, a..

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All government offices in UP will operate with 100 percent workforce: Govt [Video]

All government offices in UP will operate with 100 percent workforce: Govt

Additional Chief Secretary of Home Ministry, Awanish Awasthi announced the new guidelines on May 31, while addressing a press conference. "All Government offices will operate with 100 percent..

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Taj Mahal: Parts of the Taj Mahal complex damaged in thunderstorm, main structure intact | Oneindia [Video]

Taj Mahal: Parts of the Taj Mahal complex damaged in thunderstorm, main structure intact | Oneindia

A deadly thunderstorm that rolled across northern parts of the country damaged sections of the Taj Mahal complex, including the main gate and a railing running below its five lofty domes. Gurgaon, the..

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Religious leaders call for justice for George Floyd [Video]

Religious leaders call for justice for George Floyd

More than a dozen religious leaders in Rochester are a part of the call.

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Mayor Jack Young, Local Religious Leaders Address George Floyd Protests [Video]

Mayor Jack Young, Local Religious Leaders Address George Floyd Protests

Mayor Jack Young, Local Religious Leaders Address George Floyd Protests

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Full Video; Gov. Tim Walz, Faith Leaders Call For Minnesota To Comply [Video]

Full Video; Gov. Tim Walz, Faith Leaders Call For Minnesota To Comply

Gov. Tim Walz, top state officials, religious and community leaders call for peaceful protests, ask demonstrators to obey 8 p.m. curfew (1:27:02). WCCO 4 News - May 30, 2020

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Prayer Closes Summer Of Faith Leaders In Minnesota [Video]

Prayer Closes Summer Of Faith Leaders In Minnesota

Gov. Tim Walz, top state officials, religious and community leaders call for peaceful protests, ask demonstrators to obey 8 p.m. curfew (2:40). WCCO 4 News - May 30, 2020

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Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Beseeches People To Honor The Curfew [Video]

Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Beseeches People To Honor The Curfew

Gov. Tim Walz, top state officials, religious and community leaders call for peaceful protests, ask demonstrators to obey 8 p.m. curfew (6:10). WCCO 4 News - May 30, 2020

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Vikram Chandra decodes ‘Unlock1’ announced by government & other top news [Video]

Vikram Chandra decodes ‘Unlock1’ announced by government & other top news

With lockdown 4.0 coming to an end, the government has announced #Unlock1. While curbs will continue in containment zones, the govt plans to open up religious places and eateries from June 8th...

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Religious representatives suggest caution in reopening temples, mosques

Bishops’ Council favours reopening of churches
Hindu - Published

India condemns vandalism of Buddhist rock engravings in Gilgit-Baltistan

Religious and cultural rights and freedoms being trampled upon with impunity, it tells Pakistan.
Hindu - Published

Bishop says UK must 'safeguard fundamental freedoms' in Hong Kong

CNA Staff, Jun 3, 2020 / 10:30 am (CNA).- A bishop has urged the U.K. Government to defend “fundamental freedoms” in Hong Kong after the Chinese parliament approved a controversial security law for..
CNA - Published

Trump Defends Symbolism Of Photo-Op At St. John's Church

"Most religious leaders loved it," the president said in a Fox News Radio interview, defending his visit Monday after protesters were forcibly cleared from the area.
NPR - Published

Rose Hudson-Wilkin: Bishop slams Donald Trump for bible pose

BBC Local News: Kent -- The Rev Dr Rose Hudson-Wilkin says the US president should not have used a "religious backdrop".
BBC Local News - Published

Former Trump Hotel Housekeeper Sues Over Alleged Religious Discrimination


TIME - Published

Vatican cardinal urges forgiveness, justice in response to George Floyd killing

Vatican City, Jun 3, 2020 / 08:10 am (CNA).- Cardinal Peter Turkson on Wednesday decried the existence of racism around the world, urging people to seek justice and fraternity, and to forgive those who..
CNA - Published

DC bishop under fire for ‘partisan attack’ of Trump’s visit to Catholic shrine

Washington, D.C. Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory is facing backlash from Catholics for his scathing condemnation of President Trump's visit to the Saint John Paul II National Shrine, coinciding with an..
FOXNews.com - Published

NexTech AR hits monthly sales record fueled by its InfernoAR virtual events platform

NexTech AR Solutions Corp (OTCQB:NEXCF) (CSE:NTAR) has revealed record revenue and gross profit for the month of May as demand for its new virtual events platform surges. The augmented reality company..
Proactive Investors - Published

Pope Francis on what we can learn about prayer from Blaise Pascal

Vatican City, Jun 3, 2020 / 06:00 am (CNA).- Pope Francis pointed to an experience of 17th-century mathematician and philosopher Blaise Pascal as an important testimony of how one can sense the living..
CNA - Published

Here's why Zaira Wasim and Priya Prakash Varrier took a break from social media

Dangal (2016) actor Zaira Wasim and wink girl Priya Prakash Varrier, who are back on social media after a short hiatus, have explained why they decided to go offline. After being trolled for posting..
Mid-Day - Published

Minister who wrote Sinitta’s disco anthem So Macho wins religious discrimination claim after comparing homosexuality to paedophilia

A church minister who wrote Sinitta’s disco anthem “So Macho” has won a religious discrimination claim over his right to compare homosexuals to paedophiles. Pentecostal reverend George..
PinkNews - Published

President Trump calls for support for international religious freedom in new executive order (Deseret News)

“Religious freedom, America’s first freedom, is a moral and national security imperative,” the executive order begins. “Religious freedom for all people worldwide is a foreign policy priority..
Catholic Culture - Published

HP Inc. Supports Communities across Asia-Pacific in Responding to COVID-19

hp inc. supports communities across asia-pacific in responding to covid-19
*News Highlights:* · Over 158,000 3D-printed parts delivered to help protect frontline workers in Asia-Pacific · HP Foundation contributed more than US$1.7 million to aid testing, offer essential..
PR Newswire Asia - Published

Iran debates 'honor killings' after girl's murder shocks country

The recent murder of an Iranian girl by her own father has highlighted women's inequality and the country's antiquated legal system. But religious authorities continue to oppose change.
Deutsche Welle - Published

FIFA: We understand the sentiments of players

FIFA has called on leagues to use "common sense" when deciding whether to discipline footballers for displaying political messages after several players in the German Bundesliga called for justice for..
Mid-Day - Published

Trump tries religious gestures to hike support amid protests

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cloaking himself in religion for the second day in a row, President Donald Trump sought to seize the moral authority to justify his hard line against demonstrators protesting the..
Seattle Times - Published

Mainstream U.S. religious leaders criticize Trump after church photo

mainstream u.s. religious leaders criticize trump after church photo
Mainstream U.S. Protestant and Catholic leaders sharply criticized President Donald Trump on Tuesday, a day after peaceful protesters were forcibly displaced for a staged presidential photo in front of..
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Trump's Church Visit and Bible Photoshoot Shocks Religious Leaders, Disperse Demonstrators

The President of the United States held a bible and visited a church located across the White House. Several religious leaders are appalled by the stunt saying the Bible and the church are not props.
HNGN - Published

Religious leaders to Trump: Stop using houses of God for your photo-ops

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Newsday - Published

Televangelist Pat Robertson blasts Trump for his protest response

Televangelist Pat Robertson joined the chorus of religious leaders criticizing President Donald Trump for his “law and order” response to the nationwide unrest following the death of George Floyd..
Seattle Times - Published

Trump Signs Order to 'Advance' International Religious Freedom Through the Use of 'Economic Tools'


RIA Nov. - Published

Globalization: Good-Bye To The Hype – Analysis

Globalisation has resulted in the interdependence of nations through the largely unimpeded transmission of investment capital and information, and integrated business operations. The leading..
Eurasia Review - Published

Trump again uses church as platform

Defying an outcry over his photo-op visit to a church amid protests about racial injustice, Donald Trump has again visited a religious site.
SBS - Published

Republicans join in backlash over Trump tactics

Senators, military and religious leaders criticise use of force against White House demonstrators
FT.com - Published

John Paul II Shrine Says Trump Visit Long Scheduled; Archbishop Gregory Slams Visit

Amid burgeoning conflict regarding the president’s response to riots across the country, President Donald Trump visited the Saint John Paul II National Shrine in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday..
Eurasia Review - Published

Minneapolis archbishop, priests join in prayerful George Floyd protest

Denver Newsroom, Jun 2, 2020 / 05:38 pm (CNA).- Minneapolis clergy, including Archbishop Bernard Hebda of St. Paul-Minneapolis, participated in a silent walking protest Tuesday afternoon to the spot..
CNA - Published

Religious leaders condemn Trump photo-op amid unrest

Religious leaders have accused President Trump of using a house of worship for a photo-op, instead of addressing the larger social justice issues that have set off protests across the country. Paula..
CBS News - Published

Trump with a second religious photo op: Catholic, Episcopal prelates condemn

President Trump has now done two photo ops in two days at religious sites in Washington, D.C.,  St. John's Episcopal Church on Monday and the Roman Catholic St. John Paul II Shrine on Tuesday. ..
SeattlePI.com - Published

Faith Leaders React To President's Bible Gesture Amid Protests

faith leaders react to president's bible gesture amid protests
Watch VideoIn front of the Saint John Paul the Second National Shrine Tuesday, President Trump and first lady Melania Trump stood in silence.  Hours later, he signed an executive order on religious..
Newsy - Published

Sen. Sasse: ‘Word of God’ not a prop for politics

CNA Staff, Jun 2, 2020 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) issued a strongly-worded statement on Tuesday condemning President Donald Trump’s brief appearance in front of an historic church in..
CNA - Published

President Trump's visit to a Washington church sparks outrage

Police and National Guard troops used tear gas and flash-bang explosives to push back a crowd peacefully protesting outside the White House Monday, so that President Trump could pay a quick visit to..
CBS News - Published

George Floyd death: Archbishop attacks Trump as US unrest continues

As fury over George Floyd's killing continues, religious leaders condemn President Trump's actions.
BBC News - Published

De Blasio slammed for halting prayer gatherings but not protests; mayor cites '400 years of American racism'

Democratic New York City mayor Bill de Blasio raised eyebrows on Tuesday for his explanation as to why he continues to crack down on religious gatherings while allowing the George Floyd protests amid..
FOXNews.com - Published



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