This week's A&O 5 Faiths Fridays explores religious art-terrorism: a bestselling book by Seth Grahame-Smith about the 3 wise men; rioting in Tunisia over an art show; vandalizing of Sister Louisa's Church (and bar) in Atlanta; the fines assessed to Russian artist for offending religious authorities; and lastly ancient Buddhist statues viewed today as Hindu gods by locals in India.
|Amazingly fun book of riots, assaults, and bible-era butchery centers on baby Jesus and 3 thieves|
|One man dies, and 100 injured when riots erupt in Tunisia over an art show|
|Grant Henry's kitschy and trendsetting Saint Louisa's Church is sacked in Atlanta|
|Pussy Riot icon artist gets fined in Russia|
|Ancient Buddhist statues survived eradication but as Hindu Gods|