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Churches Hit in Alleged $11M Ponzi Plot

Churches Hit in Alleged $11M Ponzi Plot | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Ephren Taylor stepped up to the pulpit with the ease of preacher's son, taking the microphone at the New Birth Baptist Church in Atlanta, where the powerful pastor Eddie Long was introducing him to the Sunday morning crowd.
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Pastor Caught with Child Porn

Pastor Caught with Child Porn | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it

WACO- A Central Texas preacher is arrested for having a locked box full of child porn.


Waco Police Detective Scott Holt says Pastor Henry Edgington claimed he was collecting the porn for a good cause and was going to turn it over to a local congressman to show him what was being posted on the internet.

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The Loch Ness Monster Is Real; The KKK Is Good: The Shocking Content of Publicly Paid for Christian School Textbooks | Education

The Loch Ness Monster Is Real; The KKK Is Good: The Shocking Content of Publicly Paid for Christian School Textbooks | Education | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Thousands of Louisiana students will receive state voucher money, transferred from public school funding, to attend private religious schools. What will they learn there?
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Muslim woman who subjected girl, 10, to 45-minute beating with steel ladle for not reading enough of the Koran is jailed

Muslim woman who subjected girl, 10, to 45-minute beating with steel ladle for not reading enough of the Koran is jailed | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Asia Parveen (pictured), who was five months pregnant at the time, left the child with 57 injuries, Snaresbook Crown Court in London heard.
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Column: Symphysiotomy was seen as a gateway to childbearing without limits

Column: Symphysiotomy was seen as a gateway to childbearing without limits | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Chairperson of Survivors of Symphysiotomy, Marie O’Connor explains how women’s pelvises were unhinged to avoid Caesarean section, which was disliked by Catholic hospitals because of its association with “the crime of birth prevention”.
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Russian Journalist Stabbed 20 Times, Apparently for Insulting Islam

Russian Journalist Stabbed 20 Times, Apparently for Insulting Islam | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Attacks on journalists are, unfortunately, not terribly uncommon in Russia, so it's weird that a radio presenter recently embroiled in controversy would comply with an anonymous midnight text asking him to come outside, where he was stabbed 20 times.
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Four men and two women sentenced to death for dancing at Pakistan wedding - Telegraph

Four men and two women sentenced to death for dancing at Pakistan wedding  - Telegraph | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Religious hardliners have ordered the deaths of four men and two women after they were filmed dancing together at a wedding in northern Pakistan, according to local police and relatives.
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Serpent-handling pastor profiled earlier in Washington Post dies from rattlesnake bite

Serpent-handling pastor profiled earlier in Washington Post dies from rattlesnake bite | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
“Mack” Wolford, a Pentecostal pastor from West Virginia who tried to preserve the religious tradition of serpent-handling, died Sunday from a rattlesnake bite.
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Official: 160 girls poisoned at Afghan school - CNN.com

Official: 160 girls poisoned at Afghan school - CNN.com | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
A hospital in northern Afghanistan admitted 160 girls Tuesday after they were poisoned in their classrooms with a type of spray, a Takhar police official said.
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Mexican mother arrested after son's eyes gouged out

Mexican mother arrested after son's eyes gouged out | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it

"A mother in Mexico has been arrested on suspicion of gouging out the eyes of her 5-year-old son during a religious ceremony."

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City bond deal with Faith West questioned

City bond deal with Faith West questioned | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
The public hearing at noon Thursday on whether to issue municipal bonds for Faith West's development is shaping up to be a lively discussion on the First Amendment and the role of church and state.
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Car bomb near Nigeria churches kills 38

Car bomb near Nigeria churches kills 38 | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
(04-08) 10:26 PDT LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- A suicide car bomber detonated his explosives Sunday morning on a busy road after apparently turning away from attacking Nigerian churches holding Easter services, killing at...
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Preaching at Official Oklahoma State Meeting

Oklahoma House of Representatives Session Looks Like House of Worship (Recorded MARCH 1, 2012) onkneesforjesus.blogspot.com...
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Singapore pastor charged in $19m fraud case

Singapore pastor charged in $19m fraud case | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Founder of one of country's largest churches allegedly syphoned off money to fund his wife's singing career.
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'Fed up' mother throws two sons from 15th floor, killing both — RT

'Fed up' mother throws two sons from 15th floor, killing both — RT | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
A Russian woman threw her four- and seven-year-old sons out the window from the 15th floor, with both boys dying before an ambulance arrived.
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Christian missionary group with pig's head taunt Arab-Americans at Dearborn festival

Christian missionary group with pig's head taunt Arab-Americans at Dearborn festival | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Tensions flared Friday evening at the annual Arab International Festival in Dearborn as members of the Bible Believers, a Christian missionary group, taunted Arab-Americans with a pig’s head and signs that promoted hatred of Islam.
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Unholy mess: Vatican amidst mafia money-laundering scandal — RT

Unholy mess: Vatican amidst mafia money-laundering scandal — RT | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
The Vatican Bank is under media fire as reports emerge that Italian prosecutors suspect it of laundering Sicilian mafia bosses’ riches.
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North Carolina Man Pleads Guilty To Murdering Woman And 4-Year-Old He Thought Was Gay

North Carolina Man Pleads Guilty To Murdering Woman And 4-Year-Old He Thought Was Gay | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
A North Carolina man pleaded guilty to murdering both a 28-year-old woman and a 4-year-old child he reportedly believed was gay.
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Investigators stunned by child dismemberment

Investigators stunned by child dismemberment | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it

A woman charged with murdering her 3 1/2-week-old son used a knife and two swords to dismember the child and ate parts of his body, including his brain, before stabbing herself , police say.  She told officers the devil made her do it.

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WATCH: Child's 'Ain't No Homos Gonna Make It To Heaven' Church Performance Gets Standing Ovation

WATCH: Child's 'Ain't No Homos Gonna Make It To Heaven' Church Performance Gets Standing Ovation | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Disturbing footage of what appears to be a young child's choral performance is going viral in the blogosphere.
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N.J. man charged with killing Etan Patz confessed crime to prayer group 30 years ago, report says

N.J. man charged with killing Etan Patz confessed crime to prayer group 30 years ago, report says | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
A leader of the prayer group, told the NY Times he did not notify the police because the confession was not made to him exclusively...
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Rapper Najafi on the Fatwa: 'Fundamentalists Can't Take a Joke' - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Rapper Najafi on the Fatwa: 'Fundamentalists Can't Take a Joke' - SPIEGEL ONLINE | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
Iranian rapper Shahin Najafi has been in hiding in Germany since a fatwa was pronounced against him three weeks ago.
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Dead UK teen's sister: Our parents murdered her over Westernized lifestyle

Dead UK teen's sister: Our parents murdered her over Westernized lifestyle | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
LONDON -- A young woman has told a court in England that as a child she witnessed her 17-year-old sister being murdered by their parents after a months-long quarrel about the teen's Westernized lifestyle.
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Emanuela Orlandi 'was kidnapped for sex parties for Vatican police' - Telegraph

Emanuela Orlandi 'was kidnapped for sex parties for Vatican police'  - Telegraph | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
A teenage girl whose disappearance in Rome has remained a mystery for 30 years was kidnapped for sex parties by a gang involving Vatican police and foreign diplomats, the Roman Catholic Church's leading exorcist has claimed.
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Body found in North Texas identified as soldier

Body found in North Texas identified as soldier | Religion misbehaving | Scoop.it
PETROLIA, Texas (AP) — Authorities said human remains found in a shallow grave in rural North Texas are those of a missing U.S. Army soldier, five years after they think he was killed.
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