New Religious Movements

Church of Belief Science

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 22 March 2013.

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Address: P.O.Box 282 , Cottleville, MO 63338
Email: FOUNDER@CHURCHOFBELIEFSCIENCE.ORG
Website: http://www.churchofbeliefscience.org/page8.php

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National Group: Faith-based Prosecution is First for Wis.

May 21, 2008

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Boston Examiner

Wire Service: AP

http://www.examiner.com/a-1402773~National_group__Faith_based_prosecution_is_first_for_Wis_.html

The parents charged with reckless homicide for praying while their 11-year-old daughter died of diabetes are the first people in Wisconsin accused of such a crime, according to a national group that monitors faith-based...

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Ancient Greek Religion is Resurrected

January 22, 2007

Author: Paris Ayiomamitis

Source: The Miami Herald

Wire Service: AP

http://www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/world/16515483.htm

ATHENS - A group of modern pagans honored Zeus at a nearly 2,000-year-old temple in the heart of Athens on Sunday -- the first known ceremony of its kind held there since the ancient Greek religion was outlawed by the Roman empire in the late fourth century.

Watched by...

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Hindu Homes Razed in Kazakhstan

November 22, 2006

Source: Telugu Portal

http://www.teluguportal.net/modules/news/article.php?storyid=22364

In a surprise move, 11 homes owned by members of ISCKON, a religious minority group in Kazakhstan, have been demolished by the local police, leaving the families homeless in freezing temperatures and winter snow, the organisation has alleged.

Incidentally, the bulldozing began even while a state special commission - appointed to investigate allegations of...

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Faculty are Finding Faith

October 11, 2006

Author: ALEXANDER B. COHN

Source: The Harvard Crimson

http://www.thecrimson.com/article.aspx?ref=514836

God may have a place at Harvard after all.

On the heels of the General Education report that added a religion requirement to the Core, a national study released last week revealed that the majority of college educators believe in some form of God.

Assistant Professor of Sociology Neil Gross, co-author of the study, said he was...

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A Visit to Maharishi Vedic City

September 10, 2006

Source: Los Angeles Times

http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-vedic10sep10,1,2135006.story?coll=la-tra

On September 10, 2006 the Los Angeles Times reported, "When I booked my trip last April to attend a conference on Transcendental Meditation at the Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa, I had no idea I would be visiting another country. My airline ticket clearly indicated Cedar Rapids, and from there I would rent a car and drive...

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Opinion: "Pluralism May Be the Future of Religion" by Ray Waddle

July 8, 2006

Source: The Tennessean

http://www.tennessean.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060708/NEWS06/607080318/1023/NEWS

On July 8, 2006 The Tennessean published a column by their columnist Ray Waddle: "Earth is becoming a spiritually hyphenated place, says Rabbi Rami Shapiro of Murfreesboro. I know what he means. Lately I've run into local Unitarian-pagans, Episcopalian-skeptics, Christian-Sufis, Presbyterian-ecologists, Baptist-Democrats....

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Cao Dai

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 February 2013.

Phone: (909) 793-3006
Website: http://www.caodai.org
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Cao Dai Temple of New Orleans

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 9 March 2012.

Phone: 504-362-5191
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Introduction

Cao Dai is a new, syncretistic religion founded in 1926 in southern Vietnam. Founded by Mr. Le Van Trung as a result of messages received in a series of visions, the movement posits three time periods of revelation for humankind. The first era consisted of the messages of Buddhism, Taoism, Judaism and other systems. The second brought the historical Buddha, Confucius, later Taoist... Read more about Cao Dai Temple of New Orleans

Some Japanese Are Undergoing a Self-Help Spiritual Revival

May 30, 2006

Source: The Boston Globe

Wire Service: Reuters

http://www.boston.com/news/world/asia/articles/2006/05/30/japanese_turn_to_past_lives_for_future_comfort/

On May 30, 2006 Reuters reported, "The room suddenly grows quiet as Hiroyuki Ehara stares at the Japanese actress in front of him, closes his eyes and leans forward in deep thought. Moments later, the wide-eyed actress' past life is...

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