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Justices won’t hear Episcopal Church dispute

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to intervene in a dispute between the Episcopal Church and a conservative northern Virginia congregation that left the denomination in a rift over homosexuality and other issues, ending a seven-year legal battle over a historic church that traces its roots back to George Washington.

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Charles C. Haynes: To stop the madness, put a face to faith

No quick fix — diplomatic or military — will dissolve the centuries of distrust and rivalry that fuel the sectarian conflict in Syria, where Alawites and Shiites are pitted against Sunnis, with Christians caught in the crossfire.

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City halts church construction attached to home

WESTMINSTER — The city of Westminster is halting construction of a church in one-half of a duplex in a residential area. Interim planning and zoning director Steve Horn tells the Carroll County Times that he made a mistake when he approved ...

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