Gleanings: November 2017
That's partly because it was signed by a head of state, unlike two preceding statements from Morocco and Indonesia affirming religious freedom, which were signed by Muslim scholars.
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Gregory Coles says the church should offer “breathing room” for gay Christians, like himself, who want to pursue sexual holiness.
place. Wrestling with God. Coles was raised in a Christian household, the son of American teachers in the politically restless Indonesia of the 1990s.
Gleanings: October 2017
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our October issue).
rights priority for the Trump administration.” The report examined the religious freedom situation in 199 countries, including fears of Islamist radicalization in Indonesia, growing Hindu
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Alexander. Alexander hails from Bali, Indonesia detouring through Jakarta and now New York City. He may be the first jazz piano savant in history. It
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radicalized. Even my pastor tried to satiate my appetite by offering me his book, My Friend the Fanatic, a memoir that chronicles radicalization in Indonesia.
Gleanings: September 2017
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our September issue).
The Trump administration detained hundreds of persecuted Christians from Muslim-majority countries, including Iraq and Indonesia, for potential deportation under a new immigration
Gleanings: January/February 2017
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our January/February issue).
CT Staff| December 30, 2016. Indonesia: Christian governor accused of blasphemy. Indonesia's first Christian governor in 50 years faced blasphemy accusations