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  • RELIGION

    The rise and fall of Mars Hill Church

    When the Christian radio host accused him of plagiarism, the quick-witted preacher sounded flabbergasted - and annoyed.

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    Cowboy Churches: Gospel with a little twang

    FORT WORTH, Texas - At high noon in the Stockyards Station, just after the longhorn cattle drive down Exchange Avenue and just before the gunfight show, a congregation comes to worship.

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    Satanists want to give out materials in Florida schools

    A religious group called The Satanic Temple is making plans to hand out literature in Florida's Orange County Public Schools later this school year, following distributions by atheist and evangelical Christian groups.

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    Voices of Faith: What role does music play in Hindu, Muslim faiths?

    Syed E. Hasan, Ph.D., Midland Islamic Council: Music is the use of voice or instruments to produce sound effects that are melodious, pleasing, and harmonious. Using this definition, the answer to the question is: Music has a place in Islam.

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    Massive sculpture to honor sainthood of Pope John Paul II

    CHICAGO - Catholic Cemeteries has dedicated a new 32-foot sculpture at Maryhill Cemetery in the western suburbs honoring Pope John Paul II, in light of his 2014 declaration as a saint.

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    Religion Digest

    ISRAEL HURTADO – 6:30 p.m. Friday, Center for Spiritual Living, 2125 Wylie Drive #1, Modesto. Author of “Another Way of Thinking” will speak. Signed copies of book available for purchase. A study on his book will begin at 6 p.m. Aug. 7. Offering. (209) 648-3495.

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    Religion Digest: Events across the region

    VIDEO AND DISCUSSION – Today, 1 p.m. Prayer Fellowship of the Valley – Unity, 1604 Ford Ave., Modesto. Fourth in a six-part series on the Deepak Chopra best-selling book “Jesus and the Awakening to God-Consciousness.” Video presentation followed by facilitator-led discussion...

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    Religion Digest: Faith-based events across the region

    CHARLES BILLINGSLEY – 6 p.m. today, Big Valley Grace Community Church, 4040 Tully Road, Modesto. Billingsley is a Christian singer, worship leader, songwriter, speaker and author at Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg, Va. Free.

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    Ceres man travels to Rwanda to give shoe boxes of gifts to needy children

    A Ceres resident has been a longtime volunteer with Operation Christmas Child, a yearly drive to fill shoe boxes with toys and small gifts for needy children around the world. In April, he traveled to Rwanda to distribute the boxes and saw the end result -- the delighted response of children to ...

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    Religion Digest: Faith and values events in the region

    JULIE-N-FRIENDS – 6 p.m. June 29, Christian Life Center, 650 E. Olive Ave., Merced. Gospel music concert by Julie Eichelberger features The Regents Quartet of Bakersfield, Gaither Homecoming artist Lisa Daggs, Jennifer Whitlock and Erin Cordova of the Johnson Family, Bridge of Grace & the...

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