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

Megachurch Leader Joel Osteen Under Fire

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Attention On Hate Speech Drives Donations To Fight Anti-Semitism

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Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. (right) praised President Trump for his "bold truthful statement" about Charlottesville. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Evangelical Advisers Stand By Their Man

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The Role Of Solar Eclipses In Religion

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Liberty University Presidnet Jerry Falwell, Jr., right, praised President Trump for his "bold truthful statement" about Charlottesville. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Contrast To Business Councils, Trump's Evangelical Advisers Stay Put

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Trump Adviser Stephen Miller Undermines Poem's Connection To Statue Of Liberty

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Members of Michigan's Chaldean community rally against religious persecution in Iraq in 2010. Paul Sancya/ASSOCIATED PRESS hide caption

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After Fleeing Persecution, U.S. Christian Refugees Now Face Deportation

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Christians Seeking Refuge May Get Caught Up In Trump's Deportations

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A plethora of religious iconography fill the National Museum of American History's new exhibit, Religion in Early America. From left to right, an 18th century Torah scroll, a 17th century Catholic cross and a children's Noah's Ark playset from 1828 sit on display. Liam James Doyle/NPR hide caption

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To Understand How Religion Shapes America, Look To Its Early Days

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Supreme Court Sides With Religious School In Church-State Case

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Unitarian Universalists Denounce White Supremacy, Make Leadership Changes

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Iraqis and supporters rallied outside a Detroit courthouse Wednesday as a hearing began on a lawsuit that seeks to stop the government from deporting more than 100 Iraqi nationals who were recently rounded up. Carlos Osorio/AP hide caption

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FBI Concludes GOP Baseball Practice Shooter Had No Ties To Terrorism

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What We Know About The Virginia Shooting Suspect

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Southern Baptists Update Bible's Language On Gender

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