Christians

Good Omens
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June 21, 2019 - 8:18 am
By Michelle Lou, CNN (CNN) — A petition started by a Christian organization calling for the removal of the show "Good Omens" missed its mark. Signed by more than 20,000 people, it calls for Netflix to pull the fantasy series from its platform. There's just one problem: Netflix doesn't offer the...
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Justin Udo
April 14, 2019 - 12:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Christians throughout the Delaware Valley spent their Sunday observing the beginning of the holiest week of their calendar. Palm Sunday marks the start of Holy Week, the last week of Lent, leading up to Easter. “It's just a time where we can reflect, and we can...
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St Michan's Church in central Dublin. The building -- some of which dates back to the 11th century -- has a series of crypts housing 'naturally mummified' corpses.
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February 26, 2019 - 10:53 am
By Rob Picheta, CNN (CNN) -- An 800-year-old mummy, believed to be the remains of a Crusader, has been decapitated by vandals at a church in Ireland. Thieves broke into the crypt at St. Michan's Church in Dublin and vandalized the burial site before making off with the head, the Church of Ireland...
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Polar swimmers take part in their traditional Three Kings swim in the Vltava River in Prague, Czech Republic, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019.
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January 06, 2019 - 3:21 pm
SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Christians across Europe celebrated Epiphany on Sunday, with worshippers plunging into icy waters and parades being held in Poland and elsewhere. At the Vatican, Pope Francis marked the Epiphany feast day by urging people to follow the path of "humble love" and care for those...
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Iraqis shop for Christmas decorations in Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, Dec. 24, 2018. Although the number of Christians has dropped in Iraq, Christmas a national holiday, is very popular in the capital.
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December 25, 2018 - 6:58 am
By Nicole Winfield, Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis urged Christians on Monday to forgo the greed, gluttony and materialism of Christmas and to focus instead on its message of simplicity, charity and love. Francis celebrated a Christmas Eve Mass in St. Peter's Basilica, opening a...
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