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Religious Exemption Requests Grow as Vaccine Mandates Rise

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00:37 sec | 1 d ago

Religious Exemption Requests Grow as Vaccine Mandates Rise

"Religious exemption requests grow as vaccine mandates rise religious objections are becoming a much more widely used loophole against the covert nineteen shot this includes about three thousand Los Angeles police department employees and hundreds of Washington state workers seeking religious exemptions to the vaccine exemptions often involved a long time role that cell lines derived from fetal tissue have played in the research and development of various vaccines Roman Catholic leaders in New Orleans in Saint Louis called cove in nineteen shots morally compromised but the Vatican has said it is acceptable for Catholics to receive Colvin nineteen vaccines I'm Walter Ratliff

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Judge Blocks Medical Worker Vaccine Mandate in NY State

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00:35 sec | 2 d ago

Judge Blocks Medical Worker Vaccine Mandate in NY State

"A judge has blocked the medical worker vaccine mandate in New York state a federal judge has temporarily blocked the state of New York from forcing medical workers to be vaccinated after a group of health care workers sued seventeen health professionals including doctors and nurses claim the vaccine mandate violates their rights because it disallows religious exemptions the court papers said all of the available vaccines employee aborted fetal cell lines in their testing development or production the suit says the plaintiffs are not anti vaxxers but they oppose any medical cooperation in abortion as a matter of religious conviction I'm Walter Ratliff

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4 Anti-Abortion Students Sue Creighton Over Vaccine Mandate

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00:35 sec | 3 d ago

4 Anti-Abortion Students Sue Creighton Over Vaccine Mandate

"For anti abortion students to Creighton University over a vaccine mandate for students are suing Creighton University over its requirement to get vaccinated against Kobe in nineteen to remain enrolled at the Catholic University in Omaha Nebraska mandated vaccines among all students in August the students argue that some of them feel pushed to violate their religious beliefs against abortion the lawsuit filed this week says the students object because vaccines were developed or tested using cells from aborted fetuses the Vatican has declared that such vaccines are morally acceptable when others aren't available I'm Walter Ratliff

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Pope Francis to Visit Impoverished Roma Quarter in Slovakia

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00:38 sec | 6 d ago

Pope Francis to Visit Impoverished Roma Quarter in Slovakia

"Pope Francis plans to visit the impoverished Roma community in Slovakia pope Francis will pay a visit to a neighborhood in Slovakia most Slovaks would not even think about going which until recently even the police would avoid after dark Francis will make the visit to the Roma community a highlight of his pilgrimage to the heart of Europe will be the first pontiff to meet the country's most socially excluded minority group most lack basics such as running water gas or electricity priests in the community say the pope's arrival as a chance to restart relations between the Roma and the rest of the population Francis arrives in Slovakia after a brief stay in Hungary on Sunday I Walter Ratliff

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Montana Asks Court Not to Block New Laws Targeting Abortion

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00:31 sec | Last week

Montana Asks Court Not to Block New Laws Targeting Abortion

"Montana house accord not to block new laws targeting abortion Montana's Republican Attorney General is asking a court not to block enforcement of several new abortion laws Planned Parenthood filed the suit in the Yellowstone District Court claiming the laws would unconstitutionally restrict access to the procedure in the state the laws are set to take effect October first they would ban abortions after twenty weeks of gestation and restrict access to abortion pills the state is represented by the alliance defending freedom a conservative Christian legal group I'm Walter Ratliff

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Texas Death Row Inmate Seeks Pastor's Touch at Execution

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00:38 sec | Last week

Texas Death Row Inmate Seeks Pastor's Touch at Execution

"A death row inmate is seeking his pastors touch during his execution a Texas death row inmate set to be executed for killing a convenience store worker more than seventeen years ago is asking that is pastor be allowed to lay hands on him as he dies by lethal injection the request by John Henry Ramirez is the latest clash between death row inmates and prison officials over the presence of spiritual advisers in the death chamber Ramirez is set to be executed Wednesday his lawyer says Texas is violating Ramirez's first amendment rights to practice his religion the state now allows spiritual advisers in the death chamber but there can't be contact between a prisoner and the adviser I'm Walter Ratliff

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Pope, Patriarch and Canterbury Abbot Issue Climate Appeal

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00:33 sec | Last week

Pope, Patriarch and Canterbury Abbot Issue Climate Appeal

"The pope a leading patriarch in the archbishop of Canterbury issue we claim that appeal the world's top Christian leaders have issued a joint appeal for delegates at the upcoming climate summit to listen to the cry of the earth and make sacrifices to save the planet it's the first ever joint statement by pope Francis the archbishop of Canterbury and the spiritual leader of the world's orthodox Christians in the statement the three Christian leaders said the corona virus pandemic a political leaders an unprecedented opportunity to rethink the global economy and help make it more sustainable and socially just for the poor I Walter Ratliff

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Mormon Vaccine Push Ratchets Up, Dividing Faith’s Members

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00:41 sec | 2 weeks ago

Mormon Vaccine Push Ratchets Up, Dividing Faith’s Members

"As the Mormon church ratchets up its push for vaccines the face members remain divided members of the faith widely known as the Mormon church remain deeply divided on vaccines and mask wearing despite consistent guidance from church leaders members who support the stance say their fear that some latter day saints who refused to get vaccinated are allowing their political views to supersede their loyalty to a fate that prioritizes unity and obedience other church members are upset that their leaders aren't letting them exercise their own personal decision making about vaccines and mask wearing the Utah based religion of sixteen million members worldwide is one of many face grappling with how to best navigate the lingering impacts of the pandemic I Walter Ratliff

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Heaven can wait, maybe, but not a phone call for the pope

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Heaven can wait, maybe, but not a phone call for the pope

"Maybe heaven can wait but not a phone call from the pope in a decidedly unusual break from protocol pope Francis took a cell phone from an aide while standing at center stage in the Vatican auditorium for his weekly public audience France's chatted for a couple of minutes with whomever was on the other end like many people speaking on the phone the pope gestured with his free hand as if the caller could see him the Vatican declined to comment about the nature of the very public call Frances later waded into the audience to mingle with people who wanted to shake his hand or take selfies with the pope I'm Walter Ratliff

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Pope Reverses Benedict, Reimposes Restrictions on Latin Mass

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00:37 sec | 2 months ago

Pope Reverses Benedict, Reimposes Restrictions on Latin Mass

"Pope Francis re imposes restrictions on mass celebrated in Latin pope Francis has cracked down on the celebration of the old Latin mass by reversing one of pope Benedict the sixteenth signature decisions he said he was re imposing restrictions because Benedict's reform have become a source of division in the Roman Catholic Church Francis issued a new law requiring individual bishops to approve celebrations of the old Tridentine mass this move is a major challenge to traditionalist Catholics opposed to the second Vatican Council which allowed mass to be celebrated in the vernacular traditionalist immediately denounced it as a devastating attack on the old liturgy I'm Walter Ratliff

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Wisconsin Bishop Takes Rare Step of Removing Defiant Priest

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00:40 sec | 2 months ago

Wisconsin Bishop Takes Rare Step of Removing Defiant Priest

"A Wisconsin bishop takes the rare step of removing a defiant priest it was constant bishop has taken the unusual step of removing a defiant priests from ministry after he made a series of divisive remarks about politics and the pandemic the diocese of lacrosse said bishop William Patrick Callahan has removed the Reverend James Altman from his position as pastor affected immediately open rose to prominence before the twenty twenty election with a fiery video on YouTube saying Catholics can't be Democrats and anyone who supports Democrats will burn in hell he also criticized vaccination efforts and covet nineteen restrictions on church gatherings Callahan asked Altman to resign in may but he refused I Walter Ratliff

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Air Force Mostly at Fault in 2017 Texas Church Attack, Says Judge

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00:41 sec | 2 months ago

Air Force Mostly at Fault in 2017 Texas Church Attack, Says Judge

"The judge says the air force's mostly at fault in a twenty seventeen Texas church attack a federal judge has ruled that the U. S. Air Force is largely responsible for a former servicemen killing more than two dozen people at a Texas church in twenty seventeen US district judge in San Antonio ruled that the Air Force was sixty percent responsible for the attack at First Baptist Church in Sutherland springs because it failed to submit Devin Kelley's criminal history into a database that should have prevented the government from purchasing the weapon used in the attack Kelly served nearly five years in the airforce before being discharged in twenty fourteen for bad conduct the attack remains the worst mass shooting in Texas history I Walter Ratliff

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Ex-Liberty Exec Files Lawsuit Alleging Racial Discrimination

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00:41 sec | 2 months ago

Ex-Liberty Exec Files Lawsuit Alleging Racial Discrimination

"The next liberty university executive files a lawsuit alleging racial discrimination a former NFL player hired last year to help lead diversity initiatives at liberty university is suing the school alleging racial discrimination in his demotion and subsequent firing the federal lawsuit filed Friday by Calvin Edwards says he faced discrimination based on race under federal and Virginia law as well as breach of contract he is seeking more than eight million dollars in damages and other compensation in a statement liberty categorically denied the allegations Edwards hiring was announced last August at a time when the Christian university was facing tough questions about its commitment to diversity and inclusion I'm Walter Ratliff

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AME Church to Address BLM, Voting Rights, in Delayed Meeting

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00:37 sec | 2 months ago

AME Church to Address BLM, Voting Rights, in Delayed Meeting

"The A. M. E. church is set to address racial issues and voting rights the United States oldest historically black denomination has launched its general conference in Orlando Florida delegates are expected to address racial issues such as voting rights and the black lives matter movement the corona virus pandemic forced a one year delay in the gathering of the African Methodist Episcopal Church the pandemic which claimed the lives of numerous AMA members and ministers continues to be at the forefront of the delegates minds the editor of the AMD's official news outlets of the pandemic forced the denomination to go on an austerity budget but overall it has weathered the storm I Walter Ratliff

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Millions Skipped Church During Pandemic. Will They Return?

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00:39 sec | 2 months ago

Millions Skipped Church During Pandemic. Will They Return?

"Million skip church during the pandemic will they return churches synagogues and mosques are returning to normal services as the pandemic receipts but a looming question is how many worshipers will be returning religious leaders fear some of the millions who stayed home during the pandemic won't be coming back Nashville based lifeway research says many churches lost steam when in person services shut down and live voice executive director says a small but concerning number of church goers are now without a church home a recent poll indicates that about three quarters of Americans who attended religious services in person at least monthly before the pandemic say they're likely to do so again in the next few weeks I Walter Ratliff

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Amish Put Faith in God's Will and Herd Immunity Over Vaccine

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00:45 sec | 2 months ago

Amish Put Faith in God's Will and Herd Immunity Over Vaccine

"Many Amish communities put their faith in god's well and herd immunity over the corona virus vaccine the covert nineteen vaccination drive is falling far behind among deeply religious and conservative Amish communities across the U. S. Amish beliefs don't forbid them from getting the vaccines but when healthcare leaders in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch country began laying out a strategy to distribute coronavirus vaccines they knew it would be a tough sell among the Amish who tend to be wary of preventative shots and government intervention another factor they say is the widespread skepticism in rural places where the Amish live public health officials are trying to combat that they put up billboards posters and reached out to bishops and Amish churches but that's done little to increase vaccination rates among the Amish I Walter Ratliff

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Youth Home Exec Says 'Words Cannot Explain' Alabama Crash

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00:34 sec | 3 months ago

Youth Home Exec Says 'Words Cannot Explain' Alabama Crash

"They use home executive says words cannot explain and Alabama crash the chief executive of a youth home in rural Alabama says the community is working toward healing after eight of its children were killed in a fiery crash during the rains of tropical storm Claudette Michael Smith said that the Gulf coast trip had been a highlight for the children and otherwise tough times Smith said that those affiliated with the youth home or working through a state of grief through prayer two of the ranch directors children for residents and two gas were among the dead in the Saturday crash that killed ten people a total of fourteen deaths have been blamed on the storm I'm Walter Ratliff

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US Catholic Bishops OK Steps Toward Possible Rebuke of Biden

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00:39 sec | 3 months ago

US Catholic Bishops OK Steps Toward Possible Rebuke of Biden

"U. S. Catholic bishops okay steps toward a possible rebuke of the president U. S. Catholic bishops have overwhelmingly approved the drafting of a teaching document that many of them hope will review Catholic politicians including president Joe Biden for receiving communion despite their support for abortion rights the one hundred sixty eight to fifty five vote was announced near the end of a three day meeting of the U. S. conference of Catholic bishops that was held virtually supporters say a strong rebuke of Biden is needed because of his recent actions protecting and expanding abortion access opponents warn that such action would portray the bishops as a partisan force during a time of bitter political divisions I Walter Ratliff

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11:10 min | 1 year ago

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"A new rule from the trump administration ties college funding to free speech and faith writes the trump administration is moving forward with a policy that expands religious protections on college campuses and threatens to cut federal education funding to schools that violate free speech rules as part of the policy the education department can't suspend or terminate grants to public universities found in court to have violated the first amendment universities could also lose funding if they fail to provide religious student groups the same rights and benefits as other campus groups the policy was welcomed by religious groups that say colleges too often discriminate against students based on their faith many universities say the penalties are too severe I Walter Ratliff

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10:56 min | 1 year ago

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"Delaware's governor has backed off restrictions on church services Delaware's governor Jim Carney is backing up restrictions he imposed on church worship to prevent the spread of the coronavirus state attorneys told a federal judge that regulations regarding worship services had been revoked by new guidance issued this week they say nothing in the new guidance imposes any mandatory restrictions or obligations on houses of worship beyond those that are generally applicable to secular businesses and entities in March Carney ordered a 10 person limit on worship services he later loosen those restrictions but only of houses of worship complied with several conditions dictating how services could be held I'm Walter Ratliff

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09:17 min | 1 year ago

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"As states begin to end lockdowns churches are figuring out what that means for them hundreds of pastors joined a video conference call organized by the Florida family policy council to discuss how to re open services to potentially thousands of people that includes asking people to cover their faces for a baptism or limiting the number of people at a funeral it also means setting up new ways of donating to the church instead of passing a tray from person to person for the offering they also talked about different ways to reach people such as social media the internet or even snail mail hi Walter Ratliff

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10:30 min | 1 year ago

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"Police say callers are bombarding their phone lines in support of a defiant pastor a Louisiana police department has been bombarded by callers looking to voice their support for life tabernacle church pastor Tony spell spell was accused of attempting to hit a protester with his church bus and violating a ban on mass gatherings during the corona virus pandemic spell was arrested on April 21 and charged with assault after he admitted to driving his church bus toward a protester he was placed on house arrest and on Sunday violated orders again by holding a church service the police chief said the phone number is the department's only line and residents needed to request assistance I Walter Ratliff

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09:45 min | 1 year ago

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"As states consider how to re open in the midst of the pandemic a number of black pastors in Saint Louis Missouri are urging churches especially those in the black community to remain closed the Missouri governor's plan allows all businesses and organizations to resume operations Monday including religious services officials with the St Louis clergy coalition say they're concerned that re opening churches will worsen the pandemic in the already hard hit black community about 30 percent of all cases in Missouri and 40 percent of deaths involve black residents even though just 12 percent of the state's population is black I'm Walter Ratliff

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10:21 min | 1 year ago

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"As the corona virus claims tens of thousands of American lives spiritual counselors are facing new challenges in an already daunting job depending on the area religious leaders are finding limitations and restrictions for in person care for those battling cove in 19 the struggle to bring spiritual comfort is especially acute in hard hit areas like New York City amid the suffering and loss social distancing has made communal prayers complicated at a time when many are craving connection and community warmth in the meantime younger religious leaders have stepped into a bigger leadership roles assuming more risk and sometimes wielding more technological know how I. Walter Ratliff

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10:21 min | 1 year ago

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"As the corona virus claims tens of thousands of American lives spiritual counselors are facing new challenges in an already daunting job depending on the area religious leaders are finding limitations and restrictions for in person care for those battling cove in 19 the struggle to bring spiritual comfort is especially acute in hard hit areas like New York City amid the suffering and loss social distancing has made communal prayers complicated at a time when many are craving connection and community warmth in the meantime younger religious leaders have stepped into a bigger leadership roles assuming more risk and sometimes wielding more technological know how I. Walter Ratliff

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11:28 min | 1 year ago

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"Spiritual counselors are adapting to serve the faithful during the pandemic as the corona virus claims tens of thousands of American lives spiritual counselors are facing new challenges in an already daunting job depending on the area religious leaders are finding limitations and restrictions for in person care for those battling cove in 19 the struggle to bring spiritual comfort is especially acute in hard hit areas like New York City amid the suffering and loss social distancing has made communal prayers complicated at a time when many are craving connection and community warmth in the meantime younger religious leaders have stepped into a bigger leadership roles assuming more risk and sometimes wielding more technological know how I. Walter Ratliff

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11:28 min | 1 year ago

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"Spiritual counselors are adapting to serve the faithful during the pandemic as the corona virus claims tens of thousands of American lives spiritual counselors are facing new challenges in an already daunting job depending on the area religious leaders are finding limitations and restrictions for in person care for those battling cove in 19 the struggle to bring spiritual comfort is especially acute in hard hit areas like New York City amid the suffering and loss social distancing has made communal prayers complicated at a time when many are craving connection and community warmth in the meantime younger religious leaders have stepped into a bigger leadership roles assuming more risk and sometimes wielding more technological know how I. Walter Ratliff

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10:36 min | 1 year ago

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"Muslims are trying to keep the Ramadan spirit amid virus restrictions as Ramadan begins with the new moon later this week Muslims around the world are trying to maintain the cherished rituals of Islam's holiest month without further spreading the outbreak at the heart of Ramadan is the sunrise to sunset fast mid to instill contemplation of god but alongside the hardship of abstaining from food and drink for hours every day the month traditionally sweeps everyone up into a communal spirit but this year many countries have close moss and band evening prayers an exception is Pakistan where influential clerics forced the government to leave mas open throughout the month I'm Walter Ratliff

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09:24 min | 1 year ago

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"As Ramadan begins with the new moon later this week Muslims around the world are trying to maintain the cherished rituals of Islam's holiest month without further spreading the outbreak at the heart of Ramadan is the sunrise to sunset fast mid to instill contemplation of god but alongside the hardship of abstaining from food and drink for hours every day the month traditionally sweeps everyone up into a communal spirit but this year many countries have closed months and banned evening prayers an exception is Pakistan where influential clerics forced the government to leave mas open throughout the month I'm Walter Ratliff

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09:24 min | 1 year ago

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"Muslim nations are rejecting president Donald trump's Mideast plan representatives of Muslim majority nations gathered in Saudi Arabia have rejected president trump's efforts at resolving the Israeli Palestinian conflict the 57 nation organization of Islamic cooperation rebuke of trump's plan comes just days after Arab league nations unanimously rejected the white house's proposals which heavily favor Israel the Saudi foreign minister said the kingdom backs efforts to push for negotiations but stressed that must lead to an independent Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital I'm Walter Ratliff

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10:15 min | 1 year ago

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"President Donald Trump is blasting a Christian magazine that called for his removal president trump is criticizing a prominent evangelical magazine that published an editorial arguing that he should be removed from office the magazine's editor in chief published an argument for trump's removal on Thursday citing his black and moral record trump tweeted Friday morning that the magazine Christianity Today is a far left publication which has been doing poorly some of trump's strongest evangelical supporters rallied to his side and against the magazine there pushback _ the political value of trump's hold on the evangelical Christian voting block that help propel him into office I Walter Ratliff

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10:16 min | 1 year ago

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"Pope Francis removes the shroud of secrecy from clergy sex abuse cases pope Francis has abolished the use of the Vatican's highest level of secrecy and clergy sexual abuse cases victims and their advocates say the move to get rid of the pontifical secrecy rule was long overdue but they caution that proof of its effectiveness would come when the Catholic hierarchy is forced to respond to inquiries grand jury subpoenas and prosecutors who want all internal documentation about abusers Francis had faced criticism that the high level of confidentiality on abuse cases has been used to protect peta files silence victims and keep law enforcement from investigating I'm Walter Ratliff

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06:45 min | 1 year ago

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"A farm that supplies vaccine manufacturers is donating nearly 100000 surplus legs to a central Pennsylvania food bank the eggs are too small or too large for the drug making process so they're going to food pantries fire halls and churches the eggs don't need to be refrigerated and can last about 2 weeks it's the third year the farm has made the donation 2 years ago they donated 320000 eggs I Walter Ratliff

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08:32 min | 1 year ago

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"A church nativity scene depicts the Holy Family as caged refugees a Methodist church in California has unveiled an activity scene depicting Jesus Mary and Joseph as refugees in cages the Los Angeles Times reports the display at Claremont United Methodist churches stoking debate related to the trump administration separation policies at the U. S. southern border Reverend Karen Clarke Christine says the church uses its annual nativity scene to tackle societal issues she says a more traditional nativity scene is displayed inside the church I'm Walter Ratliff

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08:51 min | 1 year ago

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"Chick fillet holds donations to 3 groups against gay marriage chick fillet is ending donations to 3 groups that oppose gay marriage in an effort to halt protests and broaden its customer base but the move has angered some of the fast food chain's fans the Atlanta based company says starting next year it will focus it's giving on 3 areas hunger homelessness and education in a statement check Phillies president said the company will still consider donations to faith based groups the company would not say whether will consider an organization's position on gay rights before donating I'm Walter Ratliff

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