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New State Department Faith Office, Bobby McFerrin

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Managing editor Kim Lawton interviews Shaun Casey, director of the State Department's new faith-based office launched by Secretary of State John Kerry this week, about the need for religion’s engagement with US foreign policy. We also revisit our stories about Grammy-Award-winning artist Bobby McFerrin and about ethics and genetic testing, especially in children.

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Wudu: Islamic Washing Before Prayer

Muslim men perform a ritual washing to cleanse hands, arms, face, and feet before prayer.

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Israel Boycott Controversy

A movement of boycotts, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) against Israel has gained support.

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Teaching Children about Religion

An exhibit at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis teaches children about world religions

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The Pope Meets the Patriarch

It was the first official meeting since the Great Schism of 1054.

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Muslims of Hamtramck, Michigan

Once Polish Catholic, this city is the only one in the US with a Muslim-majority council.

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Wendell Berry Farming Program

Kentucky poet and farmer Wendell Berry is passing on his family’s farming legacy.

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America's Original Sin

An activist, pastor, and preacher says white and black churches must cross the bridge to a

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