How McCain's faith sustained him and allowed him to forgive himself

  1. How McCain’s faith sustained him and allowed him to forgive himself  CNN
  2. Meghan McCain Weeps at John McCain’s Casket as Wife Cindy and His Children Pay Their Respects  TIME
  3. Is Sheriff Joe Arpaio Taking Over John McCain’s Seat in the Senate?  Snopes.com
  4. Republicans rejected McCain and embraced Trump. What does that say about them?  Washington Post
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U.S. Catholics 'sickened' by sex abuse report, stand by their faith

U.S. Catholics 'sickened' by sex abuse report, stand by their faithMany churchgoers said they were sickened and saddened by a grand jury report detailing widespread sexual abuse by hundreds of priests in Pennsylvania but they would not let the Roman Catholic Church’s cover-up dissuade them from their faith. Nearly 200 parishioners filled almost all the pews for Saturday’s Mass at St. Patrick’s Church in York, Pennsylvania, where six priests who at one time worked in that parish are accused in the report https://bit.ly/2vTa9oY of sexually abusing children. “I can’t talk about it without crying,” said Kathy Morris, a retired steelworker and a member of St. Patrick’s for over 15 years.


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Do not call us Mormons or LDS Church, leaders of faith ask

Do not call us Mormons or LDS Church, leaders of faith askAn online guide accompanying a pronouncement from the church president also asked people to stop referring to followers of the religion as Mormons and not to use the name “LDS” as a shorthand way of describing the faith. “The Lord has impressed upon my mind the importance of the name He has revealed for His Church, even The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,” church President Russell Nelson said in a statement. Leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have long proclaimed their faith as Christian and fought any association with polygamy, which was practiced by early members of the church before they abandoned it more than 100 years ago.


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Prosecutor: Priests 'weaponized' the faith to abuse kids

  1. Prosecutor: Priests ‘weaponized’ the faith to abuse kids  Fox News
  2. What’s next after Catholic Church sexual abuse report? Advocates want stricter laws.  Washington Post
  3. After latest abuse revelation, more than Catholics should be trying to fix the church: Readers sound off  USA TODAY
  4. Why the Explosive Report on Catholic Church Abuse Is Unlikely to Yield Criminal Charges  New York Times
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How firefighters and others take leaps of faith

A study of firefighters in the United States breaks new ground in understanding how groups of workers — especially those in high-risk occupations — are able to take leaps of faith. The study conveys what goes into a person’s ability to make critical trust-related judgments. It also has relevance and managerial implications in an era of declining trust in both people and institutions, the study’s authors said.
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The Conference Call That Shook Investor Faith in Facebook

  1. The Conference Call That Shook Investor Faith in Facebook  Wall Street Journal
  2. Facebook’s Grim Forecast: Privacy Push Will Erode Profits For Years  HuffPost
  3. Facebook Just Learned the True Cost of Fixing Its Problems  WIRED
  4. Facebook lost approximately US$150 billion in two hours  Stuff.co.nz
  5. Facebook Shares Plunge as Growth Stalled by Scandal, Regulation  Bloomberg
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