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News Italy » Religion: Italy is 'steeped in hate', Amnesty warns amid toxic election campaign

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.it/20180222/italy-election-campaign-hate-amnesty-international-italia
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

religion, gender or sexual orientation. Virtually all were made by members of the centre-right alliance that the latest polls show leading, comprised of Forza Italia centrists, the populist League and far-right Brothers of Italy. The League ...

News Italy » Religion: Expert says religious freedom critical for Vatican-China bishop deal

News channel or source: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/expert-says-religious-freedom-critical-for-vatican-china-bishop-deal-36541
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Rome, Italy, Feb 14, 2018 / 11:06 am (CNA ... though he questioned the Chinese communist party's intentions, asking whether true religious freedom is possible under a regime that so far has sought to eradicate religion. The priest stressed that if ...

News Italy » Religion: Prison Planet.com » Possible next PM of Italy wants to close mosques and says Islam is incompatible with Italian values

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Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Leader of Italy’s eurosceptic party Lega, Matteo Salvini, heavily criticised Islam in an interview. Salvini said that Islam sees women as inferior and is a law instead of a religion. As a law it is incompatible with Italian values, he said. Asked about ...

News Italy » Religion: Ghanaians, Nigerian arrested in Italy for using 'juju' to turn minor into a prostitute

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/crime/Ghanaians-Nigerian-arrested-in-Italy-for-using-juju-to-turn-minor-into-a-prostitute-626379
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Police in Italy have arrested two Ghanaians and a Nigerian for using ... as she is said to have "suffered mistreatment" at the hands of the culprits. Voodoo, is religion that is derived from African polytheism and ancestor worship combining elements ...

News Italy » Religion: Palermo lives up to the Italy of popular imagination

News channel or source: http://www.staradvertiser.com/2018/02/18/travel/palermo-lives-up-to-the-italy-of-popular-imagination/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

All this plays out in a city steeped in religious rituals, intricate history, stunning art and stunning decay. It’s a place living amid the past — a past lost in so much of today’s modernizing Italy. It’s also a culture that can seem oddly familiar ...

News Italy » Religion: Work of religious sisters against trafficking “nothing short of miraculous,” expert says

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Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

first in her country and later in Italy. She died in 1947 and was declared a saint by Pope St. John Paul II in 2000. This year to mark the day, the Vatican hosted a meeting of the Santa Marta Group, which brings together police officials and religious ...

News Italy » Religion: Chapel gets furniture, religious icons from Iowa

News channel or source: http://www.guampdn.com/story/news/2018/02/15/chapel-gets-furniture-religious-icons-iowa/339793002/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

the almost-finished Divine Mercy-St. John Paul II Chapel received a 40-foot container with furniture and religious articles, such as statues of St. Joseph and Mary, the nativity scene and divine images from Italy. The items were opened around 11 a.m ...

News Italy » Religion: Answer Man visits the National Park Seminary in Forest Glen, Md.

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/answer-man-visits-the-national-park-seminary-in-forest-glen-md/2018/02/24/0965aa90-1818-11e8-8b08-027a6ccb38eb_story.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

They called it the National Park Seminary, although it had no connection to any religion. The school grew from 48 students ... Glen after being severely wounded during the invasion of Italy. “He said he deliberately did not adjust to his artificial ...