Religion in the news
Domino's Pizza multimillionaire Thomas Monaghan is creating a community to draw residents who share traditional Catholic values. - The Miami Herald
Ranks of Black Muslims growing after 9/11
Ranks of Black Muslims growing after 9/11Islamic leaders in cities nationwide report a rise in black conversions to Sunni Islam since the Sept. 11 terror attacks. - Associated Press
Is it wrong to pray for Castro's death?
As Castro's health remains in question -- his health status is a closely guarded state secret -- a moral and spiritual struggle confronts many Cuban-Americans: how to react to the frail health of a dictator nearly 50 years into his communist rule. - Religion News Service
Giuliani still supports tax-funded abortions
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani told CNN he supports public funding for some abortions, a position he advocated as mayor and one that will likely put the GOP presidential candidate at odds with social conservatives in his party. - CNN
Texas Lawmaker Wants 'State Under God'
A proposed law would require Texas schoolchildren to recite a revised state pledge that adds the words "under God." - The Fort Worth Star-Telegram
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Mimosa Park kindergarteners pick prizes for reading - 570 views
Students in Amanda Tregre’s kindergarten class at Mimosa Park Elementary got to pick prizes for reading 300 minutes or more in the school’s reading program called Perci’s Pals.