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News Denmark » Religion: Bill Banning Milah on Track To Denmark’s Parliament

News channel or source: http://hamodia.com/2018/02/21/bill-banning-milah-track-denmarks-parliament/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

A grassroots proposal in Denmark seems on course to bring before its parliament in the coming months a measure that would ban bris milah and other forms of religious circumcision. The country’s Chief Rabbi, Yair Melchior, was cautiously optimistic that ...

News Denmark » Religion: Danish petition appears likely to force vote on banning circumcision

News channel or source: http://jewishstandard.timesofisrael.com/danish-petition-appears-likely-to-force-vote-on-banning-circumcision/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The petition, which Denmark Intact is promoting on social networks ... fighting for the protection of an element of religious practice on behalf of, frankly, a handful of people who may themselves never actually exercise it,” he said.

News Denmark » Religion: World Cup Fans: Danish Vikings confident ahead of Socceroos clash

News channel or source: https://www.sbs.com.au/news/world-cup-fans-danish-vikings-confident-ahead-of-socceroos-clash
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

"It is like a religion almost, everyone cares about it. If we win, everyone is ecstatic. If we lose, everyone goes nuts, so yeah, it's something we care about deeply," he says. With Denmark's World Cup group stage showdown with the Socceroos on the horizon ...

News Denmark » Religion: Iceland's possible circumcision ban raises religious liberty questions

News channel or source: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/icelands-possible-circumcision-ban-raises-religious-liberty-questions-68850
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

is that Judaism and Islam will become criminalised religions. We must avoid all such forms of extremism.” Yair Melchior, chief rabbi of Denmark, and and Yoav Melchior, rabbi of Oslo, have commented that “There is no country in the world now that bans ...

News Denmark » Religion: Where Spirituality Intersects With Human Brilliance: The New Church of Scientology Opens in Silicon Valley

News channel or source: https://www.newswire.com/news/where-spirituality-intersects-with-human-brilliance-the-new-church-of-20347903
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Drugs don’t care about your religion, your economics ... Miami, Florida; Copenhagen, Denmark; Dublin, Ireland; Birmingham, England; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Johannesburg North, South Africa; and Salt Lake City, Utah. More Church openings are planned ...

News Denmark » Religion: Found: Neolithic Spiderweb Stones in Denmark

News channel or source: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/neolithic-spiderweb-stones-denmark-archaeology
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

From ancient Native Americans to the classical Greeks to today, spiders and their webs have long had symbolic and religious meaning. Now, archaeologists digging at a Neolithic site on Bornholm, Denmark’s easternmost island, have unearthed some mysterious ...

News Denmark » Religion: Religion briefs for Feb. 16

News channel or source: https://www.aikenstandard.com/lifestyle/religion-briefs-for-feb/article_6448fe90-12a4-11e8-9247-b31fd6c88ec9.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Quakers (Religious Society of Friends ... WRoten and the City of Refuge Ministries in Denmark will be the guests. The Rev. Darrell Blocker is the pastor. For more information, call 706-836-2335. The first pastor's anniversary for Pastor Wilbert A.

News Denmark » Religion: How Denmark's Heilung Are Creating "Amplified History" With Human Bones, Throat Singing

News channel or source: https://www.revolvermag.com/music/how-denmarks-heilung-are-creating-amplified-history-human-bones-throat-singing
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Heilung, which translates to "Healing" in German, is defined by disconnecting from the artificial barriers of modern life, be it religion or class or politics, and tapping into a more universal tribal spirit. Growing up, all three musicians were ...

News Denmark » Religion: Religious schools want right to hire, fire

News channel or source: https://www.9news.com.au/national/2018/02/14/18/06/religious-schools-want-right-to-hire-fire
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Denmark's Prince Henrik, the father-in-law to Australian-born ... Faith-based schools must be able to hire and fire teachers and staff based on their beliefs, an inquiry into religious freedoms has been told. The ability to eject students who posed a ...