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Pastor returns to prison as volunteer chaplain http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33754194.html#storylink=rss Rev. Jack Hager focuses on the needs of offenders at the Western Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center in St. Joseph and Crossroads Correctional Center in Cameron, Mo. He has made several several visits a week for the last seven years.

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Mass baptism on high school football field draws criticism http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33749373.html#storylink=rss A video of football players and a coach being dunked into a small tub of water during a mass baptism on a public high school football field is drawing criticism from a religious-freedom group, and officials in Georgia say they’re investigating.

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Faith Walk: A most perfect form of justice http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33715077.html#storylink=rss A trip to Cuba opened my eyes to the idea that perhaps what’s owed is a justice called salvation.

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Pope's decree on abortion may signal change in tone, not practice http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33143691.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By TOM KINGTON AND HENRY CHU ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33143691.html Philadelphia’s plans for hosting Pope Francis are far from heavenly for residents http://www.kansascity.com/living/article32824812.html#storylink=rss Residents advised to stock up on supplies for the weekend of the visit

Restaurateurs not sure if they’ll make a killing or have to close

City leaders under fire for poorly communicating plans

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Poland’s mixed feelings over memorial to rescuers of Jews http://www.kansascity.com/living/article32822439.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 17:42:37 CDT

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Nun who stood up to Billy the Kid faces sainthood test http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32625411.html#storylink=rss A public inquiry is aimed at determining if there was enough evidence to move her case through the largely secret process at the Vatican.

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‘Post-traumatic church syndrome’? Yep, it’s a thing http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32626203.html#storylink=rss Reba Riley’s spiritual quest will no doubt make some Christian readers uneasy (she samples 30 religions and ends up affirming beliefs and practices of several other faiths) but it will surely resonate with many.

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Christian lawyer taken away in China region removing crosses http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32627514.html#storylink=rss Zhang Kai has been providing legal counsel for churches in Zhejiang province in their resistance to the government order, which has been criticized as unconstitutional and infringing upon the right of religious freedom.

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Faith Walk: Belief in self-confidence becomes belief in holy confidence http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32628570.html#storylink=rss I was tired of relying on my performance, acceptance from others and successes for confidence. As we know, that “version” of confidence is always fleeting.

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Martin Luther to be honored in Rome http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32629113.html#storylink=rss Luther was excommunicated in 1521 and was never allowed to return to the Catholic Church, but the Vatican’s views have changed.

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Voices of Faith: What does your faith say about the power of prayer? http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32624694.html#storylink=rss The Rev. Joe Nassal, a Catholic priest, and the Rev. Duke Tufty, a Protestant, examine a concept central to nearly all religions.

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Faith in Brief: New Muslim center in Columbia, Mo.; Des Moines diocese punishes group that let woman offer Communion http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32551860.html#storylink=rss contains illegal HTML markup:

New Muslim center expected to open in Columbia next summer

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Mormons keep affiliation with Boy Scouts despite gay leaders http://www.kansascity.com/living/article32427813.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:40:07 CDT By BRADY McCOMBS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/article32427813.html Ahead of pope's visit to US, some friction over LGBT issues http://www.kansascity.com/living/article32308773.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 11:45:09 CDT By DAVID CRARY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/article32308773.html Dear your holiness, here are a few suggestions for your speech http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33998664.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 04 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By BILLY HOUSE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33998664.html Philadelphia plans intense security for Pope Francis' visit; some say too intense http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33683178.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By TINA SUSMAN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33683178.html Poll: US Catholics, Church views diverge on divorce and gay marriage http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33662757.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By DAVID O'REILLY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33662757.html Pope's political messages cause some to pick, choose http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33364221.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By TRACIE MAURIELLO ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33364221.html Voices of Faith: What does your faith say about the power of prayer? http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33363444.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT The Kansas City Star]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33363444.html Jesus statue on national forest land can stay, court rules http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33228489.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By DAVID NG ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33228489.html India allows Jains to continue fasting until death http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32892960.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:00:00 CDT By PARTH M.N. AND SHASHANK BENGALI ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32892960.html Former Vatican ambassador accused of child abuse dies http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32630406.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 03:00:00 CDT By ANNETTE REUTHER AND EVA KRAFCZYK ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32630406.html In home church, archbishop dons his symbol of office from Rome http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32416227.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 03:00:00 CDT By MEREDITH RODRIGUEZ ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32416227.html Voices of Faith: What if I'm not certain about my beliefs? http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32416485.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 03:00:00 CDT The Kansas City Star]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32416485.html Pope's trip to Cuba will focus on families, the young and strengthening the church http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32301198.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 03:00:00 CDT By MIMI WHITEFIELD ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32301198.html Jimmy Carter's cancer fight puts new meaning in old message http://www.kansascity.com/living/article31957413.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 23 Aug 2015 14:30:06 CDT By KATHLEEN FOODY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/article31957413.html Jesus picture removed from Chanute middle school http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article31977522.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 23 Aug 2015 16:44:14 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article31977522.html Faith Walk: Pulling the pride weed gets complicated http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article31720179.html#storylink=rss What stood in the way of my relationship with Christ was the “weed” of my selfish pride. I was shocked by my blindness to such an obvious obstruction and was horrified by how everything in my life was entangled in the roots of my selfishness.

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