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Today is May Day. Syria takes up an old-fashioned form of executions. Georgia's Catholic and Episcopal bishops ban guns in church.


  1. May 1st is also Beltane, a holiday for many Pagans, and the root of the Maypole celebrations. Sad to see that isn’t worth a mention on a Religion News website round up for today. The green and red roots of May Day both are deep and strong.

  2. What would the Senator from Oklahoma make of the Second Congress of the United of America? In passing a treaty with a Muslim government it declared that the United States is not a Christian nation. Oi vey.

  3. HaremikkevÃ¥penhusikjerkaderborte’a?
    Meaning: Rest your gun at the door before entering the house of God!