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Utah church shooting victim identified

OGDEN, Utah, June 17 (UPI) -- Police have identified the victim of Sunday's shooting in a Roman Catholic church in Utah as James Evans; his son-in-law was charged with the crime.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, June 14, 2013.
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Priest: Pope's 'atheist' homily, salvation consistent

Priest: Pope's 'atheist' homily, salvation consistent

TORONTO, May 29 (UPI) -- Pope Francis' statement that "even the atheists" are redeemed by God does not change that "salvation comes from Christ," a priest with Vatican press ties said.
Islamic law in U.S. courts

Islamic law in U.S. courts

WASHINGTON, May 19 (UPI) -- Does Islamic law, Sharia, have a place in American courts? A lot of state legislatures don't think so, and there is a large movement to ban its application in the domestic courts, state and federal.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, May 16, 2013.
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N.Y. town's 123-year-old steeple won't come down

WATERVLIET, N.Y., May 12 (UPI) -- People in Watervliet, N.Y., have cheered the failed efforts to topple the 137-foot-tall steeple of the former St. Patrick's Church, a citizen's group says.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 11, 2013.
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Eight arrested in Tanzania church bombing

ARUSHA, Tanzania, May 6 (UPI) -- Eight people, four Tanzanians and four Saudi nationals, were arrested Monday following a church bombing in the Tanzanian city of Arusha, police said.

Child killed in bombing of church in Tanzania

ARUSHA, Tanzania, May 5 (UPI) -- A bomb exploded at a Roman Catholic church in Tanzania Sunday shortly before a bishop and a representative of the Vatican were to perform mass, officials said.

Woman ordained priest in protest of Catholic church policy

LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 28 (UPI) -- A defiant group of Catholic women gathered in Kentucky Saturday to ordain a woman priest in protest of the Roman Catholic Church.

Benedict taking well to retirement, brother says

ROME, April 23 (UPI) -- Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI's brother Georg said the former pope is "relieved" to no longer hold the fate of the Roman Catholic Church in his hands.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 23, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, April 19, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 17, 2013.
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Catholic cardinal: Married gays welcome

Catholic cardinal: Married gays welcome

WASHINGTON, March 31 (UPI) -- The Roman Catholic Church would likely treat same-sex marriages the same as heterosexual second marriages should they be legalized, a U.S. cardinal said.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, March 30, 2013.
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Two popes pray 'as brothers' during lunch

Two popes pray 'as brothers' during lunch

VATICAN CITY, March 23 (UPI) -- Pope Francis prayed side by side with his predecessor, Benedict XVI, during a lunch meeting Saturday at Castel Gandolfo, Vatican officials said.

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