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News Belarus Religion: President receives credentials from new ambassadors

Published on: Wednesday 18 December 2019
President receives credentials from new ambassadors
News source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/273354

“We appreciate Belarus’ efforts to preserve the memory of the Holocaust and hope that Belarus ... “Both Israel and Kazakhstan place great value on religious tolerance. At a time when antisemitism is ...

News Belarus Religion: 37% of immigrants in last eight years not Jewish, updated data show

Published on: Tuesday 24 December 2019
37% of immigrants in last eight years not Jewish, updated data show
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/37-percent-of-immigrants-in-last-eight-years-not-Jewish-updated-data-show-612008

Ukraine and Belarus, and that these new citizens would therefore be denied the right to marry here. He added that the number of converts in Israel every year was a small fragment of the total ...

News Belarus Religion: Religious Zionism's founding father's manuscripts donated to National Library

Published on: Wednesday 25 December 2019
Religious Zionism's founding father's manuscripts donated to National Library
News source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/273681

He corresponded regularly with Theodor Herzl and founded the Mizrachi movement, the international Religious Zionist organization that is globally active until ... He founded and stood at the head of ...

News Belarus Religion: Believers of Belarus demand exemption from pilgrimage fees

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Believers of Belarus demand exemption from pilgrimage fees
News source: https://charter97.org/en/news/2019/7/18/341731/

In our country, pilgrimages were equated to mass events. More than 70 Greek Catholics signed an appeal to Lukashenka administration and to the Commissioner for Religions and Nationalities Leanid ...

News Belarus Religion: UN Human Rights Council 41: UK Closing Statement

Published on: Friday 12 July 2019
UN Human Rights Council 41: UK Closing Statement
News source: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/un-human-rights-council-41-uk-closing-statement

The UN Human Rights Council concluded its 41st session today, passing resolutions on Syria, DRC, Philippines, Eritrea, Ukraine and Belarus, a number of resolutions ... be it on the basis of gender, ...

News Belarus Religion: School Kid Being Pressed Over Nationality, Religion In Babruisk Penal Colony

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
School Kid Being Pressed Over Nationality, Religion In Babruisk Penal Colony
News source: https://charter97.org/en/news/2019/7/15/341419/

His case can remain in the history of Belarus as an example of massacre. The mother of convicted teenager Aziz Togayev confirms that her son is being subjected to pressure in the correctional colony ...

News Belarus Religion: About 30,000 pilgrims expected to attend Budslau Fest in Belarus

Published on: Wednesday 03 July 2019
About 30,000 pilgrims expected to attend Budslau Fest in Belarus
News source: https://eng.belta.by/society/view/about-30000-pilgrims-expected-to-attend-budslau-fest-in-belarus-122485-2019/

In the evening there will be a presentation of family movements of Belarus (22h00 ... Today, Budslau is an important religious center and a special place of worship. ...

News Belarus Religion: UN Human Rights Council 41: Item 4 General Debate

Published on: Tuesday 02 July 2019
UN Human Rights Council 41: Item 4 General Debate
News source: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/un-human-rights-council-41-item-4-general-debate

Thank you, Madam Vice-President, The United Kingdom would like to refer to interventions elsewhere on Myanmar, Belarus, Eritrea ... We have wider concerns about freedom of religion or belief in China, ...

News Belarus Religion: Andrei Sannikov: Lukashenka Signed His Own Warrant

Published on: Tuesday 11 June 2019
Andrei Sannikov: Lukashenka Signed His Own Warrant
News source: https://charter97.org/en/news/2019/6/12/337420/

It an abuse of religious symbols. People stood for them and were jailed. They are few of them, but they are heroes. They show that such regimes will never live in peace in Belarus. - What did the ...

News Belarus Religion: Solemn Parties, Festive Liturgies — What’s Not to Like about Being Catholic?

Published on: Friday 21 June 2019
Solemn Parties, Festive Liturgies — What’s Not to Like about Being Catholic?
News source: https://www.nationalreview.com/2019/06/catholic-church-corpus-christi-procession/

It’s a fairly new tradition, by Catholic standards, begun in the 1200s thanks to Saint Juliana of Mont Cornillon, in present-day Belgium. Juliana was devoted to the Blessed Sacrament from a young age and longed for a feast day dedicated in its honor.

News Belarus Religion: Belarus Allows Iranian Christian Convert To Remain In Country

Published on: Monday 17 June 2019
Belarus Allows Iranian Christian Convert To Remain In Country
News source: https://www.rferl.org/a/belarus-allows-iranian-christian-convert-to-remain-in-country/30003932.html

Belarus had rejected multiple requests from Jamshidian for ... Tehran has insisted Jamshidian faces no repercussions due to his religion. However, he was placed on Interpol's wanted list in 2012 at ...

News Belarus Religion: EuroVelo 2 European Capitals bicycle route to pass through Belarus

Published on: Wednesday 29 May 2019
News source: https://eng.belta.by/society/view/eurovelo-2-european-capitals-bicycle-route-to-pass-through-belarus-121429-2019/

Slonim, one of Belarus' oldest towns, is famous for its Jewish heritage. Tourists interested in religious architecture and pilgrims will certainly appreciate the Saint Ascension monastery in ...

News Belarus Religion: Russia, Belarus should cherish results of cooperation - ambassador

Published on: Saturday 01 June 2019
News source: http://tass.com/politics/1061302

Russia and Belarus need to cherish the experience of ... customs and practices of social and even religious life," the ambassador emphasized. Mezentsev confirmed that he had plans to leave for ...

News Belarus Religion: Thousands are Wearing The Hijab to Fight Islamophobia

Published on: Sunday 02 June 2019
News source: https://www.albawaba.com/editors-choice/thousands-are-wearing-hijab-fight-islamophobia-1289300

From Belarus, Brazil, Canada, Germany Malaysia ... One adherent of the Kemetic Orthodox religion sees the hijab as giving her control as to how she is perceived by the outside world. “Many women ...