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VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis reinforced his reshaping of the Catholic Church by naming 20 new cardinals from 18 different countries, including Ethiopia, Tonga, Thailand, and Panama.
(The Christian Science Monitor) Hezbollah, a Shi‘ite militant group, is facing a new enemy: financial austerity.
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ISTANBUL (RNS) As Turkey’s political and economic influence rises across the Muslim world, the historically secular state could soon become a center for religious learning, too.
(RNS) Ryan Bell—the former Seventh-day Adventist pastor who spent 2014 living as an atheist—is ready for his big reveal.
NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) The rise of the so-called Islamic State dominated headlines in 2014, and trained the eyes of the world back on the Middle East.
Perhaps it should have looked at Africa as well.