April 12th, 2012
04:41 AM ET
By Laura Koran, CNN
Here's the Belief Blog’s morning rundown of the top faith-angle stories from around the United States and around the world. Click the headlines for the full stories.
From the Blog:
CNN: Evangelical leader: Mormonism will become a bigger issue for Romney
Tweet of the Day:
From @BeliefBeat: Whoops, I'm following 666 people. Better fix it! (I'm not normally superstitious, but had a 666 phone number once & it was bad news.)
Belief on TV:
Religion News Service: Is this the Mormons’ JFK moment? Maybe, maybe not.
The Guardian: Cameron calls on Islam to embrace democracy and reject extremism
The Washington Post: A new Catholic conversation on sex?
CNN: Argentine 'miracle' baby found alive after death declaration
Quote of the Day:
African-American Idaho lawmaker Rep. Cherie Buckner-Webb on receiving an application in the mail to join to Ku Klux Klan. The application asked Buckner-Webb to return it with a $35 fee, a photo, and the statement: “I am a White Christian man or woman.” From the Idaho Statesman.
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CNN: With Santorum suspending campaign, some religious conservatives wonder how to proceed
About this blog
The CNN Belief Blog covers the faith angles of the day's biggest stories, from breaking news to politics to entertainment, fostering a global conversation about the role of religion and belief in readers' lives. It's edited by CNN's Daniel Burke and Eric Marrapodi with daily contributions from CNN's worldwide newsgathering team and frequent posts from religion scholar and author Stephen Prothero.