Here is your Religion News Roundup excerpt for today.
By David Gibson
Reprinted with permission
This could be interesting: Egypt’s first democratically-elected president, Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood, says he will choose a Coptic Christian and a woman as his vice presidents.
Christianity Today has much more on what the Copts in Egypt, who have had a rough go of it for a long time, are thinking.
A local German court ruling that circumcision is criminal has united Jews and Muslims in outrage.
On the other side of the life cycle, more Jews are opting for cremation.