Forrest Church And The 'Valley Of The Shadow'
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Some Faith Leaders Offer Women More Than Prayer
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An Exhaustive, Invigorating 'Case For God'
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Rabbi Shea Hecht in Brooklyn, N.Y., demonstrates how Orthodox Jews wave a chicken three times over their heads and say the prayer of Kapparot (or Kapparos, depending on heritage) in the days leading up to Yom Kippur. Dianna Douglas hide caption

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Swinging Chicken Ritual Divides Orthodox Jews
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Karen Armstrong Builds A 'Case For God'
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Worshipers Take Risks For Ramadan Prayers
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Muslims Use Cultural Immersion To Mark Ramadan
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'Father G' Offers Redemption From Gang Life
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Houses Of Worship Open Doors To Swine Flu
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Would-Be Nun Seeks Funds To Erase College Debt
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Teaching Children A Painful History
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Healthy Eating Tips To Take From Ramadan
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For NYC's Muslims, A New Kind Of Police Attention
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