Church in India marks day of prayer for creation

Nirmala Carvalho
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Indian Cardinal Telesphore Toppo said “tribal Catholics in India have impressed in their hearts that they are God‘s people and the children of Mother Earth, a people with its own voice, its own dignity and its own security.” He was one of several Indian bishops who marked the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation – celebrated on September 1.

MUMBAI, India – Tribal cultures in India respect nature, and celebrate her gifts, according to the first Indian Cardinal from a tribal background.

Cardinal Telesphore Toppo, Archbishop of Ranchi, said “to be true witnesses of Christ, we must respond to the ecological crisis through a deep spiritual conversion, which necessarily implies a sensitivity to the tribal and the most marginalized parts of society: migrants, landless peasants and day laborers.” Continue reading “Church in India marks day of prayer for creation”

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New study shows number of American atheists underreported

CRUX According to a new study by psychologists Will Gervais and Maxine Najle the number of atheists living in the United States may be as high as 26 percent, contrary to most reports that put the number between 3 and 10 percent. The psychologists estimated that about 1 in 3 atheists don’t feel comfortable disclosing their lack of belief. A new study shows there may … Continue reading New study shows number of American atheists underreported

Obama Administration Fast-Tracked After-School Satanist Clubs While Cracking Down on Churches

CBN News via Charisma News

The IRS gave fast-track approval for “After-School Satan Clubs” under President Obama.

The federal tax agency took only 10 days to grant tax-exempt status for the Satan clubs.

That news comes after Judicial Watch obtained the records. Continue reading “Obama Administration Fast-Tracked After-School Satanist Clubs While Cracking Down on Churches”

Many Young Adults Are Turning To Witchcraft As A Way To Rebel Against Their Conservative Christian Upbringings

Michael Snyder End of the American Dream Young adults in America are far less likely to identify themselves as “Christians” than previous generations of Americans, but that does not mean that they have given up on searching for spiritual meaning in their lives. According to Wikipedia, one very popular form of witchcraft known as Wicca has been growing at a rate of more than 100 … Continue reading Many Young Adults Are Turning To Witchcraft As A Way To Rebel Against Their Conservative Christian Upbringings