January 13th, 2012
04:31 AM ET
By Dan Merica, 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: Anti-Semitic attacks in New Jersey leave questions, raise worries
CNN: My Take: Huge win for religious liberty at the Supreme Court
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The Christian Post: Charles Barkley Calls Tim Tebow Phenomenon ‘National Nightmare’
Catholic News Service: Letter objects to treating same-sex unions ‘as if they were marriage’
Huffington Post: Marines Urinating Video: Pamela Geller, Anti-Muslim Blogger, Says 'I DO Love These Marines'
National Catholic Reporter: In Salt Lake City, Catholics focus on immigration
Excerpt of the Day:
Talking with other mothers, we shared a hope our sons would remain chaste until marriage. I found it comforting to find other mothers who shared that ideal, and who felt it was possible here, that it was a hope that was supported here.
Linda Maher, the director of communication at a Catholic school in Washington, D.C., said this about the school she both works at and sent two of her kids, too. According to the New York Times report, Rick Santorum has sent two of his kids to the Heights.
My Take: It’s time to talk about sex at church – and marriage for clergy
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Survey: American Mormons feel discrimination, hope
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