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  1. feature
    He’s Lost Seven Parishioners, and 20 Are SickIn his 40 years of preaching, the Reverend Johnnie Green has never felt this helpless.
  2. charleston
    Here’s a List of Attacks Against Black Churches in the Past 25 YearsThe Charleston shooting is part of a long, sad tradition.
  3. San Francisco Church Dumps Water on Homeless While They SleepSaint Mary’s Cathedral, the main church of the Archdiocese of San Francisco, has a new watering system designed to keep the homeless off its steps. 
  4. sad things
    Mega Pastor Rick Warren’s Son Commits SuicideThe 27-year-old had been “struggling with mental illness and deep depression.”
  5. tebowsanity
    Where Will Tim Tebow Go to Church in New York?We’ve put together a little walking tour for him.
  6. journalism
    Fox News Announces That Obama Has ‘Finally’ Decided to Go to ChurchYes, finally
  7. crimes and misdemeanors
    Quiet Old Lady Stole $1 Million From NY Catholic ChurchShe had a history of this kind of thing.
  8. the gods must be crazy
    Presbyterian Church to Begin Ordaining Gay MinistersThe rule change begins on Sunday.
  9. catholics
    Televangelist Priest Confesses Affair With CousinNotes from a scandal.
  10. taking a stand
    New Yorker Would Rather Get Hepatitis Than Wait in LineChurch folk get huffy.
  11. gene robinson
    World’s First Openly Gay Episcopal Bishop RetiringIn his resignation speech in New Hampshire, he said: “This is the one place where I’m not ‘the gay bishop.’”
  12. the gods must be crazy
    Pope Assigns Archbishop Dolan, Others to Irish-Church Review PanelThe investigation team will look into churches and seminaries there.
  13. the gods must be crazy
    Guess What People Who Buy Communion Wafers Online Also Buy?Astroglide. And who says the Church doesn’t have any fun?
  14. obama is a human person
    Obama Settles on Non-Annoying ChurchFollowing in Bush’s footsteps, Obama picks a church where he doesn’t get more attention than God.
  15. the gods must be crazy
    New York’s New Archbishop a Dude’s DudeAnd he’s going to get more dudes to join the priesthood.
  16. neighborhood watch
    Wall Street–Area Houses of Worship Install Eject Buttons on Finance Types Praying Not to Lose Third HomeChurches and synagogues in the financial district have seen an uptick in business-attired attendees.