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Joe and Jill Biden attend Mass at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday morning before his inauguration. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Biden Is Catholic. He Also Supports Abortion Rights. Here's What That Could Mean

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President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden attended the virtual presidential inaugural prayer service from the State Dining Room of the White House. Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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At The National Prayer Service, A Plea To Avoid 'Simplistic Calls For Unity'

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"JESUS SAVES" banners were among those carried during a rally on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington before rioters stormed the Capitol. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Militant Christian Nationalists Remain A Potent Force, Even After The Capitol Riot

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Andy Puddicombe: What Is The Connection Between Mind, Body, And Breath?

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Andy Puddicombe: How Can Breathing Help Us In An Ever-Changing World?

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ANDY PUDDICOMBE, UnSeen Narratives, Ted Salon, Unicorn Theatre, Tooley St. London. 10 May 2012. Dafydd Jones/TED hide caption

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Andy Puddicombe: How Can Breathing Help Improve Our Relationships?

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Audience members react as President Trump delivers remarks in January 2020 at an Evangelicals for Trump coalition launch at the King Jesus International Ministry in Miami. Tom Brenner/Reuters hide caption

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'How Did We Get Here?' A Call For An Evangelical Reckoning On Trump

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Pope Francis is seen giving a homily on Christmas Eve. Francis on Sunday condemned the violence at the U.S. Capitol and prayed for reconciliation. Vincenzo Pinto/Pool/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Rabbi Levi Duchman lights a menorah during Hanukkah at a private residence in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in December. Christopher Pike for NPR hide caption

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As Thousands Of Israeli Tourists Visit Dubai, A Small Jewish Community Gets A Boost

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What It Looks Like To Be A Hospital Chaplain In A Pandemic

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Orthodox Jews Are Visiting UAE In Waves After Israeli-Emirati Peace Deal

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Rev. Dwayne Gary's experience of racial profiling has led him to speak out and inspire others in his suburban Chicago community to tell their own stories of mistreatment. Monique Parsons/Monique Parsons hide caption

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Suburban Church Leads Hard Conversation About Race

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Pope Francis celebrates Christmas Eve Mass on Thursday at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican as Italy went back into lockdown measures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Vincenzo Pinto/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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A Hasidic man and medical workers cross paths near the Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., in November. When public health messaging comes from community leaders, it's much more likely to be adopted, research on diverse groups finds. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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The Vatican said Monday that it is "morally acceptable" to use COVID-19 vaccines, even if they used "cell lines from aborted fetuses in their research and production process." Pope Francis, who approved the statement, is seen here in January. Andrew Medichini/AP hide caption

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JayaShri Maathaa: How Can Saying "Thank You" Transform Your Life?

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Father Julio Martinez raises the Blessed Sacrament from the back of a pickup truck in Ramseur, N.C. Emma Peaslee/NPR hide caption

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Holiday On Wheels: Latino Church Gets Creative Honoring Patron Saint Despite Pandemic

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The Cantors of Wisconsin perform over a video call. On Sunday, for the first time ever, about a dozen Wisconsin cantors will virtually broadcast a mix of Hanukkah tunes, both traditional and reimagined. David Barash hide caption

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Jewish Cantors Celebrate Hanukkah With Virtual Concerts

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Demonstrators wait with green headscarves — the symbol of abortion rights activists — outside the Argentine Congress in Buenos Aires, where lawmakers endorsed a bill to legalize abortion Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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