VOA News: Religion Mon, 29 Jun 2009 01:12:01 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America Pope: Bones Found in Rome Tomb Belong to Apostle Paul Mon, 29 Jun 2009 01:12:01 +0200 Mon, 29 Jun 2009 01:12:01 -0400 Mon, 29 Jun 2009 01:12:01 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-06-29-voa2.cfm?rss=religion Pontiff announces that carbon dating tests run on bone fragments, which were found inside a stone sarcophagus discovered beneath floor of Basilica of St. Paul Outside-The-Walls, confirm that they date from 1st or 2nd century "www.voanews.com/english/2009-06-29-voa2.cfm?RSS=Religion" Senegal Hosts Religious Tolerance Conference Fri, 03 Jul 2009 19:39:01 +0200 Fri, 03 Jul 2009 19:39:01 -0400 Fri, 03 Jul 2009 19:39:01 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-03-voa43.cfm?rss=religion Despite being majority Muslim, Senegal is known for its religious tolerance "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-03-voa43.cfm?RSS=Religion" Ultra-Orthodox Jews Riot in Jerusalem Sat, 04 Jul 2009 21:46:00 +0200 Sat, 04 Jul 2009 21:46:00 -0400 Sat, 04 Jul 2009 21:46:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-04-voa30.cfm?rss=religion Thousands take to the streets to protest opening of parking lot on Sabbath "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-04-voa30.cfm?RSS=Religion" London Terror Bombings, Four Years Later Mon, 06 Jul 2009 15:40:19 +0200 Mon, 06 Jul 2009 15:40:19 -0400 Mon, 06 Jul 2009 15:40:19 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-06-voa30.cfm?rss=religion British Muslims continue struggling with identity and integration "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-06-voa30.cfm?RSS=Religion" Election Underscores Splits Among Iranian Clerics Tue, 07 Jul 2009 17:56:33 +0200 Tue, 07 Jul 2009 17:56:33 -0400 Tue, 07 Jul 2009 17:56:33 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-07-voa60.cfm?rss=religion Analysts say public statements issued by clerics challenging election's legitimacy should be considered significant "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-07-voa60.cfm?RSS=Religion" Zimbabwe's Troubled Anglican Diocese of Harare Gets a New Bishop Wed, 08 Jul 2009 20:47:35 +0200 Wed, 08 Jul 2009 20:47:35 -0400 Wed, 08 Jul 2009 20:47:35 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/zimbabwe/2009-07-08-voa68.cfm?rss=religion Harare diocese of the Anglican church now has a substantive Bishop following the confirmation this week of Chad Nicholas Gandiya by the church. "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/Zimbabwe/2009-07-08-voa68.cfm?RSS=Religion" Chinese Authorities Close Most Mosques in Riot-Stricken Town Fri, 10 Jul 2009 14:11:12 +0200 Fri, 10 Jul 2009 14:11:12 -0400 Fri, 10 Jul 2009 14:11:12 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-10-voa12.cfm?rss=religion Urumqi under heavy security following several days of ethnic violence that started with huge demonstration Sunday "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-10-voa12.cfm?RSS=Religion" Obama Meets with Pope at Vatican Fri, 10 Jul 2009 15:21:05 +0200 Fri, 10 Jul 2009 15:21:05 -0400 Fri, 10 Jul 2009 15:21:05 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-10-voa20.cfm?rss=religion No information available about substance of discussions but pontiff and US president disagree on issues such as abortion "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-10-voa20.cfm?RSS=Religion" China Downplays Muslim Countries' Concerns About Uighurs Tue, 14 Jul 2009 15:23:06 +0200 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 15:23:06 -0400 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 15:23:06 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-14-voa27.cfm?rss=religion Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman says violence in Xinjiang province was not based on religion. "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-14-voa27.cfm?RSS=Religion" Race Relations in Urumqi Face Uncertain Future Tue, 14 Jul 2009 20:45:04 +0200 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 20:45:04 -0400 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 20:45:04 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-14-voa59.cfm?rss=religion Ethnic unrest in Xinjiang capital leaves scars that may not heal soon "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-14-voa59.cfm?RSS=Religion"