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Monday, February 10, 2020

My black Catholic church was closed in the name of integration

My black Catholic church was closed in the name of integration
America: Many Southern bishops at that time believed that closing black parishes would send us to white parishes, thereby achieving integration.

Acts 29 CEO removed amid 'accusations of abusive leadership'
Christianity Today: Steve Timmis was acclaimed for his model of close church community. But former members claim that he resorted to bullying and control.

A day for environmentalist Judaism
Religion News Service: Monday is Tu B'Shvat, the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shvat and a minor Jewish holiday.

Physicist Brian Greene: 'Factual information is not the right yardstick for religion'
The Guardian: The theoretical physicist on distinguishing between fact and opinion, why he'd travel forward in time instead of back, and the value of religion.

In Philly, $39 million in clergy-abuse payouts so far -- about $215,000 per damaged life*
Philadelphia Inquirer: Accountability has arrived, yes. But at discount rates.

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