November 16th, 2011
04:53 AM ET
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.
CNN: Catholic official: Church aims to confront abuse, work with educators after Penn State scandal
CNN: Hate crime numbers steady, FBI reports
Tweet of the Day: “@Time – ‘I don't have a problem with God. I have a problem with religion.’ 10 questions for Sting.”
@CNNBelief’s follow of the day: @DrNaif – the Kuwait-born creator of The 99, an Islam-inspired comic book and television series. Yours truly reported earlier that the voices of Islam’s Western critics caused the most problems for controversial comic.
The Christian Post: Tebow ‘Jesus’ Jerseys: Good Faith Promotion or Blasphemous?
Huffington Post: American Atheists Holiday 'Myth' Billboards to Go Up In New Jersey, Ohio, Florida (VIDEO)
RNS: Catholic bishops stay mum on economic turmoil
Quote of the Day:
– Jen Chaney, a Washington Post blogger, writes that Anderson will play the Virgin mother in “A Russell Peters Christmas Special” on CTV.
CNN: My Take: ‘All American Muslims’ doesn’t speak for this Muslim
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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 with contributions from Eric Marrapodi and CNN's worldwide news gathering team.