Religion News on the Web
Selected religion-related news from around the Web
August 26, 2012
- The Miami Herald
Miami Herald: Spiritual journeys
In troubled times, many people turn to their faith, which may explain why faith-based travel has been gaining momentum in recent years.
July 14, 2012
- The Associated Press
AP: Sect attack claim complicates Nigeria crisis
Christians and Muslims have clashed for years in central Nigeria, a conflict that took an unexpected turn when Islamist insurgents based in the northeast claimed responsibility for deadly weekend raids on Christian villages.
July 02, 2012
- The New York Times
NYT: Mali Islamists exert control, attacking door to a mosque
Islamists who have taken control of one of Africa's most historic cities, Timbuktu, smashed the wooden door of an old mosque on Monday, continuing a campaign of destruction of religious monuments that has drawn condemnation from the United Nations and the International Criminal Court.