January 31st, 2012
04:32 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: Catholics clergymen come out swinging against HHS regulation
CNN: Islam doesn’t justify ‘honor murders,’ experts insist
Tweet of the Day:
From @EricCNNBelief: What do you think – will the HHS policy on contraception hurt Obama in the race for #2012 with Catholics?
Jewish Daily Forward: Sundance Town Goes Kosher
Catholic News Service: Bishops, religious to attend major conference on preventing abuse
The Christian Post: Thousands Join Brooklyn Bridge March to Protest Ban on Churches Renting Schools
Quote of the Day:
According to Mark Williams and Danny Penman, authors of “Mindfulness: A Practical Guide to Finding Peace in a Frantic World,” chocolate is, in fact, an answer for inner peace. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, this is a finding that many will be happy to hear about.
Religion Dispatches: Speaking with Palestinian-American Republican Who Confronted GOP at Debate
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Centerville Patch: Mosque Opening on Hold After Vandals Trash Windows
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 with contributions from Eric Marrapodi and CNN's worldwide news gathering team.