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The Dome of the Rock Mosque in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, known by the Jews as the Temple Mount, is seen in Jerusalem's Old City. Israel closed the site to all visitors on Thursday following an assassination attempt on a right-wing Jewish activist. Sebastian Scheiner/AP hide caption

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Evangelicals Mobilize Voters, But GOP Candidates Less Vocally Supportive

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At Moriah Pie in Norwood, Ohio, Erin and Robert Lockridge serve homemade pizza and diners pay what they can. Christopher Kuettner hide caption

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An Unlikely Friday Night Pizza Cafe Has A Big Heart

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The site at Gobekli Tepe, or "Potbelly Hill," on the Urfa plain in southeastern Turkey is believed by some to be the world's first place of worship. This would upend the conventional thought that religion developed as a byproduct of human settlements. Vincent J. Musi/National Geographic Society/Corbis hide caption

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In Southeast Turkey, A Long History Of Bloodshed And Worship

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Pope Francis attends a session of the two-week synod at the Vatican that wrapped up over the weekend. The usually predictable event produced a robust debate among the bishops on how the Catholic Church should deal with gays as well as Catholics who are divorced or remarried. Gregorio Borgia/AP hide caption

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Catholic Synod Highlights Divisions, Sets Stage For Future Battles

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Many Views Of Muhammad, As A Man And As A Prophet

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Mormon Teens Re-Enact Handcart Disaster To Bring History To Life

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Bishops Fail To Agree On Same-Sex Unions

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Interfaith Chaplains Revitalize An Old Role On College Campuses

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