religious school


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Noun1.religious school - a school run by a religious bodyreligious school - a school run by a religious body  
school - an educational institution; "the school was founded in 1900"
madrasa, madrasah - Muslim schools in Bangladesh and Pakistan; "the Pakistan government decided to close down madrasas that provided military training for their students"; "many madrasas in Bangladesh are supported with money from Saudi Arabia"
pesantran, pesantren - a Muslim school in Indonesia operated by religious leaders; produces young militants skilled in jihad
church school, parochial school - a private religious school run by a church or parish
seminary - a theological school for training ministers or priests or rabbis
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Hilla, / National Iraqi News Agency (NINA)- The guard of Abu Talib religious school in Al-Shawi district in central Hilla was injured on Friday by a grenade explosion while he was dismantling it.
Conflicting reports have emerged from the north that Evkaf, the Turkish Cypriot religious foundation, is creating a religious school in Kyrenia.
This nondiscrimination requirement was key to the court's finding that the Cleveland parents who participated in the program had a "true private choice" about whether to send their children to a religious school, so the program did not violate the Constitution.
6 -- The Ministry of National Integration and Reconciliation recently organized a programme to orient 600 Religious School Teachers to institutionalize National Integration and Reconciliation in the Sunday Religious School teaching.
Members of Iran's Sunni Religious School Council for Planning, Sunni Friday prayer leaders and a congregation of scholars presented a letter to the Supreme Leader of Iran; wherein, they expressed gratitude towards Ayatollah Khamenei for his considerate statements, prohibiting any disrespectful comment towards Aisha, the mother of the Faithful.
Meet Rabbi Michael Swarttz; Cindy Avergon, religious school coordinator; and EJ Dotts, president, as well as other members of the board and congregation.
ASADABAD/JALALABAD (PAN): A religious school (madrassa) was burnt by unidentified gunmen in the Want Waigal district of eastern Nuristan province, officials said on Sunday.
As Bender explained, "I'm hopeful we can get the Supreme Court to be clear and say, 'Look, you cannot let religious organizations take tax revenue and distribute it on the basis of religion and tell parents you can only use it to send the kid to a religious school.
According to sources, police on information about presence of terrorists from South Waziristan in religious school in area of Kaka Sahib surrounded the Madrasa and terrorists started indiscriminate firing.
It would then follow, in turn, that whatever educational system facilitated such autonomy training for its students ought to be funded by the state, and thus the question of public funding for religious schools becomes an empirical, rather than a theoretical, question: if the religious school's curriculum provides adequate training in autonomy, that is a sufficient condition, MacMullen argues, for receiving public funds.
An Orthodox Jewish couple from Valley Village, barred from writing off the tuition for their children's private religious school, is suing the Internal Revenue Service, claiming the agency's ruling violated their First Amendment rights.
Public security agents in Karachi have arrested four more Indonesian students from a religious school in Karachi, raising to six the number of Indonesians detained in the port city on suspicion of links with terrorist organizations, an official of the Madrasah religious school said Tuesday.