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In Syria, some see a sign of the End Times

A Free Syrian Army fighter runs after a Syrian Army tank shell exploded in the Salah al- Din neighbourhood of … Continued

A rival to Miss World will crown a pious Muslim woman

RNS () — After hardline Islamists voiced opposition to the Miss World contest now being staged in Muslim-majority Indonesia, a … Continued

Late-night cross-country prayers help a mother find solace, faith

CRANFORD, N.J. — Every Friday at 2 a.m. JoAnne Whalen’s cell-phone alarm goes off and the 60-year-old wakes up in … Continued

Oklahoma Muslims aid in tornado relief in bid to build bridges

Oklahoma is probably one of the tougher places to be a Muslim in America, but Muslims have stepped in to … Continued

Natural disasters and climate change

Guarding a neighborhood after the Oklahoma twisters. (Brennan Linsley/AP) Pastor Mark Driscoll, who ministers in Seattle, told a Catalyst gathering … Continued

Where was God in Oklahoma?

Teachers carry children away from Briarwood Elementary School after a tornado destroyed the school in Oklahoma. (Paul Hellstern / Oklahoman … Continued

Computer simulator preps military chaplains for the battlefield

ORLANDO, Fla. — The animated figure on the computer screen moves carefully among the wounded, darting from one fallen figure … Continued

State of the Union: How we remain divided

JIM WATSON AFP/GETTY IMAGES The US Capitol stands lit ahead of US President Obama’s State of the Union address in … Continued

SIDEBAR: Muslim views of the Apocalypse

Muslim and Christian views of the Apocalypse are remarkably similar, albeit with a different ending. As in the Bible’s Book … Continued

Seneca Falls, Selma and Stonewall: Obama and the arc towards inclusion

POOL REUTERS President Barack Obama arrives at his second inauguration at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration in … Continued