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Fener Greek Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew conducted a religious ceremony in the northwestern Turkish resort town of Erdek on Aug. 23, with the participation of locals and some 250 visitors from the Greek island of Chios.
Orthodox Christians in Istanbul reenacted the baptism of Christ with a traditional cross-throwing ceremony Jan. 6 at several waterfront locations in the city.
Santa Claus does not exist, the mufti of the northwestern district of Keşan said today...
Work has begun to prepare the way for sermons to be preached in English in some historic mosques.
A shy 8-year-old schoolgirl has unwittingly found herself on the front line of Israel's latest religious war.
The Turkish Religious Affairs Directorate has begun to use social media more actively to launch its services and activities to wider audiences.
Israeli archaeologists said on Dec. 25 that they had found a 2,000-year-old clay seal...
Fox Latin America has apologized for a poll on whether Jews killed Jesus Christ that one of its staffers put on a Facebook.
Pope Benedict XVI ushered in Christmas for the world’s 1.3 billion Roman Catholics on Dec. 24, urging humanity...
Turkish Customs and Trade Minister Hayati Yazıcı inaugurated Vortvots Vorodman Armenian Church Culture Center in Istanbul Dec. 28, using the opportunity to discuss Turkish-Armenian relations.
Pope Benedict XVI prayed for famine, flood and conflict victims around the world in his traditional Christmas message...
The annual cleaning of one of Christianity's holiest churches deteriorated into a brawl between rival clergy yesterday.
A major study released yesterday puts the total number of Christians worldwide at 2.18 billion, or 31.7 percent - nearly a third - of the estimated global population of 6.9 billion.
Turkey's Directorate of Religious Affairs launched a probe into mufti Süleyman Yeniçeri ...
Jews began marking the festival of Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights, at sundown yesterday.