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As Trump Defies Expectations Of Faith, Might We Be Entering A New Era?

Voters have long demanded that their presidential candidates demonstrate outward signs of religious faith. So far in 2016, that may be changing — though some evangelicals are uneasy at the prospect.
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Many Muslim Refugees Spend Ramadan Inside Migrant Camps

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with journalist Jeanne Carstensen from Athens about how Muslim refugees are spending this year's Ramadan inside of migrant camps.
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Pope Francis Speaks Of 'Genocide' In Armenia Visit

Pope Francis is in Armenia, a country with ancient roots to Christianity and the Pope seeks to encourage as it's buffeted by its huge neighbors, Turkey and Russia.
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In Armenia Visit, Pope Aims For Reconciliation In A Tense Region

Last year, Pope Francis called the Ottoman Empire's slaughter of Armenians "the first genocide of the 20th century," sparking a diplomatic spat with Turkey. He begins a 3-day visit to Armenia Friday.
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Trump Would Disrupt The Broken System In Washington, Ralph Reed Says

Donald Trump met with leading Christian conservatives on Tuesday. David Greene talks to Ralph Reed, the head of the Faith and Freedom Coalition and a longtime Christian activist in Washington.
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Radio Talk Show Host Warns: Not All Conservative Christians Back Trump

Donald Trump on Tuesday met with evangelical leaders in New York. Conservative radio show host Erick Erickson tells Rachel Martin he believes that they are "trading on Jesus' name for politics."
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Donald Trump Meets Evangelical Leaders In New York

Donald Trump met Tuesday afternoon with hundreds of evangelical leaders in New York City for a discussion on various political and moral issues.
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Southern Baptist Convention Urges Churches To Welcome Refugees

The Southern Baptist Convention is not known for its progressivism. But this year's annual meeting of Southern Baptist churches passed resolutions calling for the end of the display of the Confederate battle flag and urged churches to welcome refugees.
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How LGBTQ People Of Color Are Dealing With Orlando: Code Switch Podcast, Episode 4

The tragedy in Orlando shook many people in communities that already feel vulnerable: LGBTQ Americans, Latinos, Muslims, immigrant families, and those living at the intersection of these identities.
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Southern Baptists Split With Donald Trump On Refugee Resettlement

At the annual meeting of Southern Baptist churches, delegates affirmed a Christian duty to welcome refugees and called for an end to the display of the Confederate battle flag.

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