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9 Feature Stories We’re Reading This Week: Religious Feminists And The Most Expensive Scientific Instrument Ever

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This week, we profile four women who are fighting for feminist change within their conservative religions: Orthodox Judaism, Mormonism, Catholicism, and Islam. Read that series and these other great stories from around BuzzFeed and the web. 1. Feminism in Faith: Four Women Who Are Revolutionizing Organized Religion — BuzzFeed View this image › “Why bother? […]

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This Church Can Disappear In Just A Few Seconds. See It For Yourself.

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Have you ever wished you could just disappear? You could if you were a Belgian church. (Well, this one at least. I’m not sure about all Belgian churches.) “Reading between the Lines” is an installation created by the design duo Gijs Van Vaerenbergh. The piece, which is located in Limburg, Belgium, is made up of […]

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This Nepalese Hindu Festival Is The Ultimate Dog Lovers Celebration.

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Every year in Nepal, dogs really do get their day during the Hindu celebration Tihar. The five day festival features different themes of worship for each day, the second being reserved for man’s best friend. Similar to the Indian festival of Diwali, it is also known as the Festival of Lights. The participants pay reverence to […]

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They Thought They Were Reading From The Quran, But Then They Learned The Truth

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With the recent uproar over Islam in Europe and the U.S. in light of ISIS attacks, there has been a great deal of scrutiny over whether the religion is aggressive at its core — and more pointedly, whether the Quran itself is the cause. To find out, two men from the Netherlands behind the YouTube […]

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Muslims In Norway Form Human Shield Around Synagogue In Sign Of Solidarity

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More than 1,000 people attended the peaceful demonstration in Oslo, with many holding hands and surrounding the synagogue in a protective ring. Hundreds of Muslims formed a human protective shield around an Oslo synagogue Saturday in a sign of solidarity with the Jewish community there, Reuters reported. View this image › Norsk Telegrambyra As / […]

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Feminism In Faith: Four Women Who Are Revolutionizing Organized Religion

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The first publicly ordained Orthodox Jewish female rabbi; an attorney leading the campaign to ordain Mormon women; a nun whose career was threatened for daring to question the Virgin Mary as a symbol of subservience; a Muslim journalist whose organization is re-translating the Qur’an’s most controversial verse. Bringing change to institutions entrenched in centuries of […]

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