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Illustration on government debasement of religious liberty by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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Filipinos have their photos taken with a cutout of Pope Francis at SM Mall of Asia, one of the country's largest shopping malls, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014 at suburban Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines. In Asia's bastion of Roman Catholic faith, images of Pope Francis are getting the K-pop treatment. Life-size cardboard cutouts are being distributed to churches, schools and malls in the Philippine capital to generate "papal fever" before the pope's visit. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

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Pope Francis, left, waves during his visit to the birthplace of Saint Kim Taegon Andrea, also known as Saint Andrew Kim Taegon, the first Korean-born Catholic priest, prior to a meeting with Asian youths at the Solmoe Sanctuary in Dangjin, South Korea, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. Francis received a boisterous welcome from tens of thousands of young Asians as he celebrated his first public Mass in South Korea, a country with a small but growing church that is seen by the Vatican as a model for the rest of the world. (AP Photo/Issei Kato, Pool)

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A group of black pastors and pro-life leaders are calling for the removal of a portrait bust of Planner Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger from the National Portrait Gallery. (Image from STAND)

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Pamphlets and prayer cards of Sister Blandina Segale sit on a table at the Catholic Center in Albuquerque, N.M. as an Archdiocese of Santa Fe panel listens to evidence about Segale on possible Sainthood on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. The Italian-born nun who challenged Billy the Kid, calmed angry mobs and helped open New Mexico territory hospitals and schools faced her first test for sainthood during the panel's first inquiry. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)

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Cate Dyer, CEO of StemExpress, LLC.

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Illustration on the reasons for declining trust in public officials by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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The marching band at Brandon High School in Rankin County, Mississippi, was barred Friday night from performing its halftime show of the Christian hymn "How Great Thou Art," because of a federal court order.(Facebook/Brittany Boykin Mann)

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Former President Jimmy Carter opens up a Bible while teaching Sunday School class at Maranatha Baptist Church in his hometown Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Plains, Ga. The 90-year-old Carter gave one lesson to about 300 people filling the small Baptist church that he and his wife, Rosalynn, attend. It was Carter's first lesson since detailing the intravenous drug doses and radiation treatment planned to treat melanoma found in his brain after surgery to remove a tumor from his liver. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Former President Jimmy Carter teaches Sunday School class at Maranatha Baptist Church in his hometown Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Plains, Ga. The 90-year-old Carter gave one lesson to about 300 people filling the small Baptist church that he and his wife, Rosalynn, attend. It was Carter's first lesson since detailing the intravenous drug doses and radiation treatment planned to treat melanoma found in his brain after surgery to remove a tumor from his liver. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Alex Castellanos Image from wikipedia

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Gilbert Public Schools in Arizona is defending its decision to place pro-abstinence, anti-abortion stickers in its biology textbooks, following complaints from pro-choice parents. (Twitter/@suzanne_young)

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Evangelist James Robison and Ronald Reagan, August 21, 1980, at Reunion Arena in Dallas, Texas. Image is from a screenshot of the video, also used in the PBS documentary "With God on Our Side."

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Monsignor Charles Pope, a Catholic priest who has held his religious title for ten years was told to remove his title from his Facebook page after using it for six years. Instead his title is now shown on his cover image (image: screen grab from Facebook)

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In this Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, file photo, former President Jimmy Carter reaches to embrace his brother Billy's widow Sybil while greeting family following service at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga. (Ben Gray/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)

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Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, right, shakes hands with Dr. Samuel Oliver, president of Union University, left, after participating in a conference call in Lee's Capitol Hill office in Washington, Wednesday, June 3, 2015, with representatives from religious nonprofits who are concerned about how the Supreme Court's upcoming gay marriage decision will affect their institutions, and members of the media. Dr. Jerry Johnson, president of the National Religious Broadcasters is center. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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The Riviera Beach City Council in South Florida will vote Wednesday on a proposal by Mayor Thomas Masters (right) to rename Old Dixie Highway after President Obama. (Facebook/Mayor Bishop Thomas Masters)

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Evangelist Anne Graham Lotz, the daughter of Billy Graham, encourages people to pray for the state's lawmakers and governor, Monday, March 29, 2010, in the State Capitol Rotunda in Jefferson City, Mo. Hundreds of Christians gathered to pray that God would grant wisdom to public officials dealing with a budget shortfall. (AP Photo/Kelley McCall)

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National Edition News cover for August 19, 2015 - Palestinian men walk past a section of Israel's separation barrier to cross the Qalandia checkpoint on their way to pray at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, on the second Friday of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, at the Qalandia checkpoint between the West Bank city of Ramallah and Jerusalem, Friday, June 26, 2015.(AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)

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holy borders: Palestinian men march past a section of Israel's separation barrier, erected between the West Bank city of Ramallah and Jerusalem, on their way to cross the Qalandia checkpoint and pray at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. (Associated Press photographs)