is organizing itself as a conservative alternative to the Mennonite Church USA (MC t recognize her licensing until the denomination's delegate assembly “changes the state polity on
in the fourth century, the Kingdom of Armenia was the first nation to adopt Christianity as its state religion. “This page in history is really painful for every Armenian,” a church leader from
28 men targeted by the Libya affiliate of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (also known to both groups of victims as "worshippers of the cross belonging to the hostile Ethiopian church.".
existing centralized religious organization, or in some cases to pass a state religion expertise in Crimea, where the majority of the population belongs to the Russian Orthodox Church.
“I want to state unequivocally that no individual in this process was The professor's firing, supporters say, is the latest example of the Nazarene Church's ongoing debate over evolution.
Those are among the findings of the latest State of the Bible report from the American Bible Others have left the church (12 percent), or say a difficult life experience made them doubt
“Dismemberment abortion kills a baby by tearing her apart limb from limb,” said National Right to Life (NRL) Director of State Legislation Mary Spaulding Balch.
"Rarely since the first century has the church in the East faced persecution on this scale. On June 10, Islamic State (IS) terrorists captured Mosul, Iraq's second largest city.
Earlier this year, Boko Haram, which the US State labeled a terrorist organization Although Boko Haram repeatedly targets Christians in church attacks, bombings, and school shootings
president of National Latino Evangelical Coalition (NaLEC) and lead pastor at Lamb's Church in New But advocacy groups are having success at the state level in banning the death
A Journey Through NYC Religions partnered with Colgate University to survey NYC passersby if they thought worship in public schools was a violation of church/state separation.
The compromise was supported by the Mormon Church and other religious groups. “Here we make history, said Republican Steve Urquhart, a state senator who co-sponsored the bill.
natives recounted instances of racism by churches in their home state during a 45 of a Southern Baptist Convention resolution officially apologizing for any role the church has played in
Terrorism Charge Snares Prominent American Missionary. If Christian broadcaster Stendal goes on trial in Colombia, missions work nationwide may be at risk.
official. Steve Hickey, a state legislator and pastor of The Church at the Gate in Sioux Falls, is an outspoken opponent of same-sex marriage. Steve Hildebrand
significant” of his life. On May 18, Vanier will receive the award at a public ceremony at the church of St Martin- in-the-Fields in London. He continues to
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