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Kendall Jenner Opens Up About Her Faith – and What Role Her Sisters Have Played

Kendall Jenner Opens Up About Her Faith: 'I Was Definitely Taught – Even by My Sisters – to Believe in God'

Originally posted 05/09/2016 02:45PM

Kendall Jenner is sharing her personal beliefs about religion with her fans in a revealing new post on her website and app.

The 19-year-old model wrote that while her famous family wasn't necessarily religious during her youth, and they usually went to church services on holidays – especially Easter.

Regardless, she explained that she was "definitely taught – even by my sisters – to believe in God."

"Also, to believe that He has a plan," Jenner added. "Even though I'm more spiritual than religious, I pray every night and I 100 percent identify as Christian."

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How Lisa Marie Presley Tried to Reunite Scientology Leader David Miscavige's Father with His Family After He Left the Church

How Lisa Marie Presley Tried – and Failed – to Reunite Scientology Leader David Miscavige's Father with His Family After He Left the Church

Originally posted 05/03/2016 12:20PM

A feel-good father-son tale it is not.

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Scientology Attorney Says Church Hired Private Investigators to Trail David Miscavige's Father After He Left the Church for 'His Own Safety'

Scientology Attorney Says Church Hired Private Investigators to Trail David Miscavige's Father After He Left the Church for 'His Own Safety'

Originally posted 04/29/2016 12:25PM

As the father of Scientology leader David Miscavige prepares for the release of his tell-all memoir, Ron Miscavige has opened up about being trailed by private investigators after he left the controversial church in 2012, and feeling like he was "shot in the head" when he learned that his own son seemingly did not care about his well-being.

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Filed Under: Religion, 20/20, Leah Remini
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Kirk Cameron: Wives Should 'Honor and Respect and Follow Their Husband's Lead'

Kirk Cameron: Wives Should 'Honor and Respect and Follow Their Husband's Lead'

Originally posted 04/29/2016 11:25AM

Kirk Cameron is once again sparking conversations with his conservative views on marriage.

In a recent interview with the Christian Post, the former Growing Pains star said, "Wives are to honor and respect and follow their husband's lead, not to tell their husband how he ought to be a better husband. When each person gets their part right, regardless of how their spouse is treating them, there is hope for real change in their marriage."

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David Miscavige's Father on How His Son Changed After Joining Scientology Leadership: 'He Looked at Me Like, "Who Are You Talking To?" '

David Miscavige's Father on How His Son Changed After Joining Scientology Leadership: 'He Looked at Me Like, "Who Are You Talking To?" '

Originally posted 04/28/2016 11:40AM

As David Miscavige's father prepares to release a scathing memoir about his son, Ron Miscavige says in a new interview that David became more "authoritarian" as he rose through the Scientology ranks to become leader of the controversial religion – and increasingly distant from the man who introduced him to the religion as a boy.

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Filed Under: Religion, 20/20, Books
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David Miscavige: Five Things to Know About Scientology's Controversial Leader

David Miscavige: Five Things to Know About Scientology's Controversial Leader

Originally posted 04/27/2016 04:30PM

David Miscavige has been one of the most prominent figures in Scientology for more than 30 years – and one of the most controversial.

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Filed Under: Religion, Tom Cruise

Scientology Leader David Miscavige's Father Speaks Out About Him – as His Son Threatens to Sue

Originally posted 04/27/2016 01:10PM

The father of Scientology leader David Miscavige has written a book about his son provocatively titled Ruthless: Scientology, My Son David Miscavige, and Me – and David Miscavige has threatened to sue over the book, which its U.K. publisher says details the younger Miscavige's "brutal approach to running the organization." In the first excerpts from an interview Ron Miscavige did with ABC, he talks about his estranged son's childhood and says he "wasn't always that way."

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Filed Under: Religion, Books, Tom Cruise
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Pope Francis Gets Real on Gay Marriage (Not 'God's Plan') and How Sexual Desire Can Fade in Marriage

Pope Francis Gets Real on Gay Marriage (Not 'God's Plan') and How Sexual Desire Can Fade in Marriage

Originally posted 04/08/2016 11:50AM

Pope Francis released a document on family life and love on Friday in which he calls for divorced and remarried Catholics to be integrated into the church – but says same-sex unions are in no way a part of "God's plan."

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Georgia Governor Veteos 'Religious Liberty' Bill Amid Boycott Threats

Georgia Governor Veteos 'Religious Liberty' Bill Amid Boycott Threats

Originally posted 03/28/2016 01:10PM

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal vetoed the controversial "religious liberty bill" on Monday that would allow faith-based business owners to deny services to same-sex couples.

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