RNS-Animal-Cult: ‘Reluctant cultist’ finds his way out of ex-Satanist sect to family and faith
(RNS) –The journey of a ‘cult orphan’ from an apocalyptic sect to the LDS church shows how people can get lost when we try to change the world. By Bob Smietana. 2,000 words. (category: a)
RNS-Ali-Oped: Rihanna’s hadith fashion show moment has Muslims asking, Is Islam too sacred for art?
(RNS) — Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism and other faiths have all seen their texts and imagery used and abused by art and fashion. Islam and Muslims have not been spared either, but do we need to be protected from an exploration of our Scripture and culture by the wider world? By Dilshad Ali. 940 words. (category: k)