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MARCH 13: Newly elected Pope Francis I appears on the central balcony of St Peter's Basilica on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected as the 266th Pontiff and will lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Michigan Catholics Abuzz About New Pope

Now that Pope Francis the 1st has been announced to the world, local Catholics are hoping for compassionate leadership for the future.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2013

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MARCH 13: Newly elected Pope Francis I appears on the central balcony of St Peter's Basilica on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected as the 266th Pontiff and will lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Argentine Jorge Bergoglio Elected New Pope

The Catholic church has chosen a new pope.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2013

A general view of the main Square of Castel Gandolfo crowded with pilgrims as Pope Benedict XVI arrives, for the last time as head of the Catholic Church, at the window of Castel Gandolfo where he will start his retirement today on February 28, 2013 in Rome, Italy. (credit: Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Benedict Becomes 1st Pope In 600 Years To Resign

Now that Pope Benedict has left the Vatican the world’s cardinals will get to work selecting a new Pontiff.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2013

Faith-Based Diet Helps Some Shed Those Extra Holiday Pounds

Forget Jenny Craig and Weight Watchers. This holiday season, it’s all about the faith-based diet — and one metro Detroit synagogue is the first in the world to tackle obesity at the holy level.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2012

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U.S. Marine Turned Attorney: There’s A War On Christmas In Detroit

A local attorney is fighting against what he calls a “war on Christmas” in metro Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2012

Jamie Foxx (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Ozwald Boateng)

Opinion: Jamie Foxx’s Obama Is Our Lord And Savior Remark Is Ridiculous And Disturbing

No one can equate to God. And, it’s about time someone stood up to Jamie Foxx and his ilk to teach them that – or at least try to teach them that.

11/27/2012

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Group Aims To Collect 20,000 Bibles For Donation

A Michigan church youth group aims to collect 20,000 Bibles by mid-December for a nonprofit to distribute in Africa and India.

11/09/2012

Weingartz Supply Co. Wins Round In Health Law Dispute

A Detroit-area company challenging the federal health care law’s mandated contraception coverage won an early round in its lawsuit against the Obama administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2012

Judge Orders Man To Write Reports About Religion

A Michigan man who authorities say attacked two men because he believed they were Muslims has been ordered to write a report on the history of Hinduism.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2012

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Was Jesus Married? Ancient Document Debated

A local theologian says he’s skeptical after a Harvard University professor presents a document that may indicate Jesus was married.

09/19/2012

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