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Back to the USA & Catching Up on Faith News: Your Picks?

Happy birthday, America! It’s nice to be back in time for the Independence Day fireworks, though my dog is not so thrilled. Check back tomorrow for a roundup of July 4-related faith news links.

In the meantime, how’s this for a 21st century problem: do you check work email (and headlines, in my case) while on vacation, or leave it to become a gigantic pile that instantly re-stresses you out upon your return? I opt for the former, which means I’m not completely out of the loop on breaking religion news from the past few weeks, but I’m also lacking perspective on which stories you may most like to discuss:

Or something else?

What do you think? Share your thoughts in the Comments section below.

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Eva Stavrinides

posted July 4, 2011 at 10:49 am

Can we not have a bit of all four of the above mentioned topics???

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posted July 5, 2011 at 4:13 pm

Yes, they’re all of some interest.

And welcome back! I hope it was a good trip and we need you! So many of the articles that get put into “news” on the front page are rants by hack bloggers who rarely make sense and don’t even allow open discussion.

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posted July 5, 2011 at 4:53 pm


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posted July 5, 2011 at 4:54 pm


posted July 5, 2011 at 4:54 pm

Why the hell ain’t my swastikas workin? Lord Tunderin Jesus.

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