Tom Gjelten Tom Gjelten covers issues of religion, faith, and belief for NPR News.

Some Trump Advisers Have Made Anti-Muslim Comments In The Past

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Christian Leaders Question Trump's Promise To Favor Christian Refugees

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The HIAS welcomes refugees in Philadelphia in 2015. "The faith groups are going to kick and scream and object to every aspect of this disgusting, vile, executive order, which makes America out to be something that it's not," says Mark Hetfield, the organization's president. "You know, we are a country that welcomes refugees." Bill McCay/Getty Images for MoveOn.org hide caption

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Trump Refugee Ban Clashes With Faith-Based Groups' Religious Missions

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Trump Takes On Ambitious Plan To Eliminate Terrorism By Radical Islamists

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Democratic members of Congress address the worshipers at the Dar al-Hijrah Islamic Center after Friday prayers on Dec. 4 in Falls Church, Va. Bill Clark/CQ Roll Calll hide caption

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Muslim-Americans Remain Anxious About Trump Administration

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Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the archbishop of New York, will be one of six faith leaders to pray at Donald Trump's inauguration. Victor J. Blue/Getty Images hide caption

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With His Choice Of Inauguration Prayer Leaders, Trump Shows His Values

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Trump Denies Allegations Of Collusion Between His Campaign And Russia

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U.S. Intelligence Chiefs Testify Before Senate Panel On Russian Hacking

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White House Moves To Block Creation Of Muslim Registry

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Russell Moore (left), president of the Southern Baptists' Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, is under attack from some of the religious right figures he criticized during the U.S. presidential campaign. Mark Humphrey/AP hide caption

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Evangelical Leader Under Attack For Criticizing Trump Supporters

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Bishop Javier Echevarría, the prelate of Opus Dei, is pictured in November 2012 in Rome. He died Monday at the age of 84. Alberto Pizzoli/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Study Shows The U.S. Attracts An Elite Muslim And Hindu Population

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Members of the Iraqi forces watch Donald Trump giving a speech after his election win. They are part of the ongoing military operation to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from ISIS, which Trump has vowed to destroy. Ahmad Al-Rubaye/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Challenges Trump Will Face In Confronting Radical Islam

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Fidel Castro's 'True Destiny': His Decades-Long Struggle Against U.S.

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Cuban leader Fidel Castro speaks at the 30th anniversary of the communist revolution on Jan. 1, 1989, in Havana. Castro, 90, died Friday. Charles Tasnadi/AP hide caption

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Former Cuban Leader Fidel Castro Dies At Age 90

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