Iran Frees Pastor Saeed Abedini after Three Years in Prison
(UPDATED) Idaho pastor part of prisoner swap on Religious Freedom Day amid wife's Daniel-inspired fast.
The Southern Baptist Convention awarded Abedini the 2014 Richard Land Distinguished Service Award for his "exemplary service and faithfulness to the kingdom of God.". ACLJ.
First Day of Prayer Draws Debate in One of Africa's Christian Nations
President of Zambia seeks solution to economic problems. Christians debate whether motive matters.
and Jacob, he has heard our cry, has forgiven our sins, and will surely heal our land.”. Why are you calling for those prayers?” Richard Luonde said in an interview with the Zambian
Reading Esther in the Shadow of ISIS
A Jewish philosopher’s perspective on how God delivers his people from radical evil.
Institute in Jerusalem, might be called the Jewish version of Reinhold Niebuhr or Richard John Neuhaus the Persian king, was planning to annihilate all the Jews in the land, she urged
Russell Moore Wants to Keep Christianity Weird
The public-policy leader for the largest US Protestant denomination isn’t worried over Christians’ loss of power. He says it might just be the best thing to happen to them.
Moore says the main difference between him and his predecessor— Richard Land, who led the ERLC for 25 years, when the Religious Right enjoyed significant influence in Washington
Plane Crash Kills Myles Munroe, Bahamas' Best-Known Pastor
Samuel Rodriguez says ORU alum 'breathed, lived, and died expanding the kingdom of God.'
after it hit a crane in the shipyard as it was attempting to land near Freeport died, including Bahamas Faith Ministries International's senior vice president and pastor, Richard Pinder, and
3 Reasons Public Places (Including Schools) Should Be Open to Churches
The Supreme Court denied hearing the case involving New York City's right to keep religious services out of schools.
If this approach (which is now the law of the land in New York City) is replicated, churches who Father Richard John Neuhaus wrote against stripping religion from our institutions.
Faith and Politics: Living the Golden Rule
At the intersection of faith and politics, Christians must consider the Golden Rule.
Schori, the Presiding Bishop of the Church of God Cleveland Mark Williams, Southern Baptist's (at that time) Ethics and Religious Liberties Commission president Richard Land, and a
The Hard Work of Making Anne Rice’s Jesus Book into a Movie
How 'Christ the Lord' Became 'The Young Messiah'
And as far as the Roman centurion and Herod [are concerned], in Anne's book there's a lot of talk and description of threats, chaos, discord in the Holy Land, and the fears that the family
Ravi Zacharias Speaks, Fernando Ortega Sings … at the Mormon Tabernacle
(UPDATED) Famed apologist once made history as first evangelical leader in 100 years (since D. L. Moody) to address Latter-day Saints leaders. Now he’s the fifth big name in five months.
Southern Baptist leaders Richard Land and Albert Mohler, Assemblies of God leader George O. Wood, and former Fuller Seminary president Richard Mouw all made the trek to Utah in
The Top Five Reasons Your Church Could Land in Court
(UPDATED) Two categories of cases declined last year, but one has significantly risen.
Legal expert Richard Hammar compiled the rulings and analyzed which types are rising and falling for Most involve RLUIPA, the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act.
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The Faith of Presidents; NSA Program Illegal; Proselytizing Missionaries
Richard Nixon, for instance, kept Reverend Billy Graham close at hand and started regular, well white settlers in South Africa threatened to take over the natives' land, Mackenzie helped
Hope on the Refugee Highway: A Special Report on Christians in Iraq and Greece
CT visited eight refugee camps to learn how Christians on the front lines would advise American churches to engage the refugee crisis.
A newlywed resident of the camp concurs: “This is truly a holy land here for us. World Vision president Richard Stearns explained how, if the crisis were taking place proportionally in the
What We're Really Debating This Campaign Season
It's time to acknowledge America's ideals and failures.
wishing to engage these issues, among the most helpful recent resources are Richard Hughes's Christian it has a divine mission, that its actions are morally pure, that its land is sacred