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  1. 500 Years Since 95 Theses, Martin Luther's Legacy Divides Some Of His Descendants
    Five centuries ago, Martin Luther started the Protestant Reformation. The anniversary prompted a recent meeting of his descendants to discuss the legacy Luther left when he nailed his theses on a church door.
  2. Quebec Enacts 'Religious Neutrality Law' To Curb Full-Face Veils In Public
    The bill, passed by the province's legislature, would effectively ban face coverings worn by Muslim women at any time they are giving or receiving public service.
  3. Callista Gingrich Confirmed As Ambassador To The Vatican
    The wife of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich was nominated in May to represent the United States at the Holy See.
  4. Chicago's Jewish Community Unites To Be More Inclusive Of People With Disabilities
    Houses of worship struggle with how to be inclusive of people with disabilities. An ambitious effort in Chicago is part of a nation-wide movement to help synagogues be more welcoming.
  5. Bannon: 'It's A Season Of War Against The GOP Establishment'
    Bannon's speech at the Values Voter Summit wasn't overtly religious but he opened by reading from the Bible to make his case that the time was ripe for the type of crusade he wants to wage.
  6. Trump To Values Voters: In America 'We Don't Worship Government, We Worship God'
    The president became the first sitting president to address the Values Voter Summit, an annual D.C. gathering of religious conservatives, as he solidifies his ties to the GOP's evangelical wing.
  7. On Halloween, Insensitivity Goes Beyond Kimonos And Black Face
    Halloween is nigh. Does your costume pass the racial sensitivity test? That's our topic this week on Ask Code Switch.
  8. 'Here, We Are United': A Puerto Rico Church Offers Comfort After Hurricane Maria
    A church in Utuado, in Puerto Rico's central mountainous region, is open for a community reeling from the effects of Maria — including deaths from landslides, lack of electricity and blocked roads.
  9. 'Ask A Muslim Anything'
    Robert Azzi is a Lebanese-American from New Hampshire. He's holding town hall meetings he calls "Ask a Muslim Anything" to explain his faith to his neighbors.
  10. Pence In Las Vegas: 'We Are United In Our Resolve To End Such Evil'
    The vice president addressed Las Vegans who had taken part in a unity prayer walk. "We do mourn with those who mourn, and grieve with those who grieve," he said.
  11. Senate Holds Confirmation Hearing For Trump's Religious Ambassador Nominee
    President Trump nominated Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback to be ambassador at large for international religious freedom. Brownback is a Christian conservative, but says he would advocate for all faiths.
  12. How Yom Kippur Fasts Became All About The Feasts
    The Jewish holiday of reflection and hope tends to bring everyone to the heaping table of traditional foods when fasting is over, But celebrating with a huge feast was not always the case.
  13. What The Yom Kippur Fast Means To A Ugandan Jew
    Shadrach Mugoya Levi sometimes went hungry when he was growing up. So a day without eating isn't that unusual. But it is meaningful.
  14. When The Parents Are White, The Child Is Black, And The Churches Are Segregated
    Its a familiar American trope: The most segregated time for Christians is 11 a.m. on Sunday. This week, on Ask Code Switch, where does an interracial family find a pew?
  15. Why 'Why Buddhism Is True' Is True
    In his new book, Robert Wright explores Buddhism's take on our suffering, our anxiety and our general dis-ease — where he sees it lining up with scientific fields, says blogger Adam Frank.


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