February 1st, 2012
04:39 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: Susan G. Komen drops funding for Planned Parenthood
CNN: Egypt’s Coptic Pope in poor health, official says
Belief on TV:
Tweet of the Day:
Catholic News Service: Pope to visit Mexico, Cuba March 23-28, meet leaders, Catholic faithful
Jewish Journal: Jews in Super Bowl history
Quote of the Day:
Rick Del Rio, a pastor from Brooklyn, New York, serves a community on the fringes. On Aveunue D and 3rd Street, Del Rio’s worshipers live in a world known for shootings, drugs and prostitution – but his church, says Del Rio, has helped many with one-on-one counseling. But due to a recent ban forbidding religious organization from using public schools, Del Rio’s ministry will have to move.
My Take: Why evangelicals should dump Gingrich
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Sojourners: Tony Campolo: Newt’s Surprising Evangelical Fan Base
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.