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  1. Experts say a quiet revolution in underway in the powerful but opaque Russian Orthodox Church

    Russian priests break silence on opposition crackdown

    Dozens of Orthodox priests took Russians by surprise this week to defend jailed anti-government protesters, breaking ranks with Church authorities ...
  2. 5 things to know about Singapore's Parsis
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    5 things to know about Singapore's Parsis

    Parsis were originally from Persia, or modern-day Iran. When Muslims conquered it some 1,400 years ago, Parsis - who believe in the ancient ...
  3. Vatican Treasurer Cardinal George Pell is surrounded by Australian police as he leaves the Melbourn

    Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell appeals to Australia's High Court to overturn sex offence convictions

    Lawyers for ex-Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell on Tuesday filed an appeal to Australia's High Court in a final bid to overturn his ...
  4. Mozambique was hit by Cycline Idai in March, but a month later worshippers continued to gather at

    Pope Francis to visit poor of Mozambique, Madagascar, Mauritius

    Pope Francis flies out on Wednesday for a week-long tour visiting three Indian Ocean African countries hard hit by poverty, conflict and natural ...
  5. Australia Captain's Run

    Australia unveils religious freedom Bill, after rugby star sacked for 'hell awaits homosexuals' post

    Australia on Thursday proposed legislation to protect people who express their religious faith outside of the workplace, a few months after Rugby ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A believer reads the bible during mass at government-sanctioned St. Joseph's Churc

    China ordains first bishop after Vatican deal

  7. Zakir Naik, an Indian Islamic preacher and founder of Islamic Research Foundation, speaks to the me

    Malaysia to question Islamic preacher Zakir Naik over remarks on religion

    Malaysian authorities will summon Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik for questioning after he allegedly made racially sensitive remarks in the ...
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    Czech couple pray in cleansing ritual after Bali temple antics