The Year's Best Religion on Twitter

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Religion Shorty Award Winner

As determined by the Real-Time Academy.

Religion Shorty Award Leaders

1st

Islamic Thoughts

Islamic Thoughts

Islamic thoughts & quotes to make you think. If we learn one new thing about our deen everyday we open our minds to a better day. :)
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2nd

The Natwivity

The Natwivity

The Twitter Nativity, tweeted throughout December 2010 with entries from Mary, Joseph and the others! We hope you enjoyed it! Hosted by @sharecreative
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3rd

Unvirtuous Abbey

Unvirtuous Abbey

From our keyboard to God's ears. Since Aug. 4, 2010.
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4th

Bruce Reyes-Chow

Bruce Reyes-Chow

The voices in my head as they muse about faith, parenting, politics, social media, pop culture, san francisco and baseball. Don't say I didn't warn you.
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5th

Ship of Fools

Ship of Fools

Webzine and community: theological comedy, Christian unrest, religious satire, sacred tweets, holy kitsch... sponsored and blessed by St Simeon the Holy Fool
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6th

7th

Dzogchen Ponlop R.

Dzogchen Ponlop R.

The fact is I am a generation x-er, according to some. The truth is I'm a rebel without any culture on my way to finding the buddha I know is within me.
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8th

Nadia Bolz-Weber

Nadia Bolz-Weber

Saint. Sinner. Pastor. Mom. Backyard Chicken raiser. writer.
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9th

Gurudas Sunyatananda

Gurudas Sunyatananda

Servant-Leadership coach and pastoral counselor, founder of Sarvodaya Ashram and spiritual director of the Spiritus Project. Author, teacher, servant of love.
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10th

11th

PZ Myers

PZ Myers

Godless liberal biologist
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12th

Tsem Tulku Rinpoche

Tsem Tulku Rinpoche

Taiwan-born, recognised@8mths, sent 2 USA@7yrs,met 1stGuru@8yrs, left home@16yrs, RootGuru Zong Rinpoche, ordained by HH Dalai Lama, trying my best 2help others
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13th

Fin Sheridan

Fin Sheridan

He has set eternity in the human heart and made everything beautiful in its time.
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14th

Beatitudes Society

Beatitudes Society

Strengthening the progressive Christian network for justice, compassion, & peace.
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15th

BrianMerritt

BrianMerritt

For the radical diversity of Jesus Christ. Welcoming of the other. Hopefully able to admit when I am wrong and stand with those whose voice is being silenced
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15th
(tie)

Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo

Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo

Palyul Buddhist Tulku born in Brooklyn. Founder, KPC temple, animal rescue groups Tara's Babies&Garuda Aviary. Musician:blues&hot mantra #TeamFollowBack #TeamRC
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16th

Rick Warren

Rick Warren

I love Jesus radically so I love & pastor my flock, love&mentor young leaders, love&serve other pastors, love doubters, critics & the hurting. Wrote some books
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16th
(tie)

Martin Kelley

Martin Kelley

Convergent Friend, blogger and constructor of websites. I live in South Jersey US with lovely wife & 2.9 kids.
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17th

Drew Tatusko

Drew Tatusko

just a squirrel trying to get a nut, religion teacher, hard-rock/r&b drummer, full time dad, emerging zombie preacher, wayfarer in life seeking mindfulness.
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