Nearly 200 workers, mostly Somali immigrants, were fired after they walked out in protest over what they called insufficient prayer accommodations.
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As the Obamas prepare to celebrate Christmas in Hawaii, the president said he and wife Michelle are “ever-mindful” that “many of our fellow Christians do not enjoy that right” to celebrate openly.
(RNS) In 1951, Bright started the ministry, now known as Cru, with her husband, William “Bill” Bright. It grew into one of the largest and most influential evangelical institutions for young Christians.
(RNS) Americans as a whole are growing less religious, but those who still consider themselves to belong to a religion are, on average, just as committed to their faiths as they were in the past.
At a rally in 2010, Marine Le Pen likened Nazi occupation during World War II to Muslim street prayers “because that is clearly an occupation of the territory.”
(RNS) For the pope, part of the church’s “pilgrim journey” involves walking together and praying for each other.
The caucus meets weekly in the U.S. Capitol to defend the role of (mostly) Christian faith and prayer in the U.S. government and support a conservative vision of religious liberty.
NEW YORK (RNS) Pope Francis asked God to “look on us, people of all faiths and religious traditions, who gather today on this hallowed ground, the scene of unspeakable violence and pain.”
(RNS) Were there coloring books and crayons in your Christmas stocking? They’re a hit with many adults. ICYMI: Here’s RNS’ look at what some consider a spiritual practice.