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President Obama Visits U.S. Mosque to Soothe Fears Amid GOP Islamophobia: 'An Attack on One Faith Is an Attack on All Our Faiths'

President Obama Visits U.S. Mosque to Soothe Fears Amid GOP Islamophobia: 'An Attack on One Faith Is an Attack on All Our Faiths'

Originally posted 02/03/2016 02:35PM

In a public show of support for Muslim-Americans and freedom of religion, Barack Obama visited a United States mosque on Wednesday for the first time since becoming president.

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Pope Francis Phones Notorious Murderer Who Begged for Forgiveness

Pope Francis Phones Notorious Murderer Who Begged for Forgiveness

Originally posted 01/21/2016 02:50PM

Pope Francis is known for making comforting calls to strangers, and this time he reportedly reached out to a man who murdered his parents 25 years ago, in a case that shocked Italy.

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Donald Trump Flubs Bible Verse at Christian University and Twitter Titters: 'Two Corinthians Walk into a Bar…'

2016 Presidential Elections

Donald Trump Flubs Bible Verse at Christian University and Twitter Titters: 'Two Corinthians Walk into a Bar…'

Originally posted 01/19/2016 01:50PM

Donald Trump flubbed a Bible reference while speaking at a campaign event at Virginia's Liberty University on Monday – and the religious crowd was quick to call him out on it.

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Virginia Churchgoers Sell Church Building to Make Room for Affordable Housing

Virginia Churchgoers Sell Church Building to Make Room for Affordable Housing

Originally posted 12/30/2015 11:00PM

A congregation in Arlington, Virginia has opted to sell their church building and grounds to a nonprofit that will use the land to build affordable housing.

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Pastor Rich Wilkerson Reveals Which Disney Princess Was His First Crush

Originally posted 12/23/2015 10:00AM

Pastor Rich Wilkerson Jr. has been happily married for years, but he will always remember his first love.

In an exclusive clip from Wednesday's Rich in Faith, the man best known as pastor to Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West admits to his wife DawnCheré that his first crush was Ariel from The Little Mermaid.

"I used to think all girls should have fins. I miss that," he tells his wife. "I would love to get some fins and gills on you."

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See an Adorable Group of Children Sing 'Happy Birthday' to Pope Francis in Spanish

Originally posted 12/17/2015 05:40PM

Feliz cumpleaños a ti, Pope Francis!

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An Iraq War Amputee's Response to Islamophobia: You Can't 'Hate an Entire Race of Men and Women for the Actions of a Few'

An Iraq War Amputee's Response to Islamophobia: You Can't 'Hate an Entire Race of Men and Women for the Actions of a Few'

Originally posted 12/10/2015 10:20AM

A soldier who lost his leg in Iraq while serving in the British Army is fed up with people "expecting racism" from him because of his own personal tragedy – so he decided to speak out against Islamophobia in a Facebook post that has quickly gone viral.

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Kim and Kanye's Pastor Rich Wilkerson Jr. on His New Reality Show: 'I Want to be Encouraging, not Discouraging'

Originally posted 12/09/2015 09:20PM

A lot has happened to Rich Wilkerson Jr. in the past few years.

As a Miami-based pastor, he was leading a vibrant group of young congregants when he met Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West. They began coming to his church services, often having deep conversations with him afterwards.

Something clicked, and he became close friends with the couple – so close that they asked him to officiate their wedding.

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Are Pastor Rich Wilkerson and Wife DawnCheré Ready for a Baby?

Originally posted 12/09/2015 10:00AM

Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West have just welcomed their second child, and the man who married them is looking to start a family of his own.

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Ben Carson Doesn't Believe in Hell, Says God 'Flung Open' Doors to His 2016 Campaign

2016 Presidential Elections

Ben Carson Doesn't Believe in Hell, Says God 'Flung Open' Doors to His 2016 Campaign

Originally posted 12/02/2015 03:00PM

Ben Carson's faith has played a crucial – albeit controversial – role in his presidential campaign thus far. Now the GOP hopeful is opening up about the nuances of his Seventh-day Adventist belief system – and some of them may surprise you.

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