and children were reported to be held hostage by the self-proclaimed Islamic State. spoke on Tuesday morning with Archimandrite Emanuel Youkhana, of the Assyrian Church of the
and ambassador-at-large and special adviser for international religious freedom in the State Department. Wolf called on the US church to advocate for Iraqi Christians in a 2008 CT
research, including its recent reports on America's most-Bible minded cities, the State of the had a smartphone, if one ministry (LifeChurch. tv) should control all the .church url's, and if
decision to terminate her employment cannot be challenged under federal or state employment discrimination school teacher was a "minister" who could not sue the church that fired
The Episcopal Church is expected to appeal the court decision, and the denomination's South prepared for a “long legal process,” communications director Holly Behre told The State.
use its self-defense force to aid allies during war—a move the United State supports, but of theology at Seigakuin University and founding pastor at Covenant of Grace Church in Tokyo
The Journey team partnered with a Colgate University class to survey NYC passersby if they thought worship in public schools was a violation of church/state separation.
Saudi Arabia, one of the US State Department's eight "countries of particular concern," ranked possible website endings to include faith-based domain names such as .church and .bible
in 2012, his release has also been requested by Billy Graham, Secretary of State John Kerry, and “Pastor Saeed has become the face of the persecuted Christian church worldwide, one
a beard that short would pose a substantial security threat, as the state's Department of the Supreme Court's first religious liberty case of 2015, involving restrictions on church signage.
Boyd-McMillan noted: "As Li Tien En, a famous house church Christian in China used to say CT also noted how the State Department and USCIRF disagree on which countries deserves
The popular blogger thrives on big surprises, busy schedules, and church community. "I do not want to be the source of anything that might detract from our church's mission.".
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But even as the BJP consolidated its state-level power in 2005, CT reported that increased violence and repression wasn't stopping church growth. Violence
among pastors and Americans, that surprises me—a noteworthy number are ready for pastors to stop saying, 'By the power vested in me by the state…' during a church wedding,” he
However, all is not bleak: Young people (ages 25 and under) are giving the most to church and religious organizations, according to empty tomb's latest State of Church Giving report
its financial struggles on “shifting cultural circumstances including changes in the church” and the The letter followed an August call to prayer that described NPH's precarious state.
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President Obama not to turn immigration reform into a red state/blue state issue," said About half (47 percent) of Protestant senior pastors say their church currently helps immigrants.