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Photos of the Week: Eid preparations; papal surgery

By Kit Doyle — July 9, 2021
(RNS) — Each week Religion News Service presents a gallery of photos of religious expression around the world. This week’s photo selection includes preparations for Eid al-Adha, surgery for Pope Francis and more.

Photos of the Week: Mass with puppets, temple rededication

By Jessi Dodge — July 2, 2021
(RNS) — Each week Religion News Service presents a gallery of photos of religious expression around the world. This week’s photo selection includes a Hindu temple rededication, Mass with puppets and more. Note: RNS is expanding Photos of the Week to include reader photos. Please submit current photos of your practice of religion, spirituality or […]

Photos of the Week: Summer/winter solstice; Manila Archbishop installment

By Kit Doyle — June 25, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes summer and winter solstice celebrations, Manila's new Archbishop and more.

Photos of the Week: Southern Baptists meet; historic bell found

By Kit Doyle — June 18, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention, rebuilding a historic New York City church and more.

Photos of the Week: Belgium hunger strike; SBC tension

By Kit Doyle — June 11, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes a hunger strike in Belgium, tension before the Southern Baptist Convention meeting and more. 

Photos of the Week: Dancing devils; Tulsa massacre anniversary

By Kit Doyle — June 4, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes Buddhists in China's Tibet Autonomous Region, an annual dancing devils festival in Venezuela and more.

Photos of the Week: Turkish Mosque; George Floyd Anniversary

By Jessi Dodge — May 28, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo gallery includes the completion of a new Turkish mosque in Istanbul, the anniversary of the killing of George Floyd and more.

Photos of the Week: Buddha’s birthday; vaccine drives

By Kit Doyle — May 21, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo gallery includes the Buddha's birthday, religious vaccination efforts and more.

Photos of the Week: Eid al-Fitr celebrations; Israeli-Palestinian conflict

By Kit Doyle — May 14, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo gallery includes Eid al-Fitr celebrations as Ramadan ends, escalating conflicts between Jews and Muslims in Israel, and more.

Photos of the Week: Holy Fire; Orthodox Easter

By Kit Doyle — May 12, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes Orthodox Easter, Holy Fire, nearing the end of Ramadan and more.

Photos of the Week: Orthodox Holy Week; Israeli festival stampede

By Kit Doyle — April 30, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes Holy Week for Orthodox Christians, a deadly stampede at a Jewish festival and more. 

Photos of the Week: Racial reckonings, Sikh sorrow

By Kit Doyle — April 23, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes racial reckonings in the United States with the murder conviction of Derek Chauvin and the funeral of Daunte Wright, a totem pole for President Biden, and more
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