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Fragile Palestinian/Israeli Ceasefire HoldsSubscriber Access Only

Tensions remain high after the conflict.

After bloody exchanges between the Israelis and Palestinians, a ceasefire continues to hold. Christian reconciliation is happening even in the midst ...


Church of England Denies Female BishopsSubscriber Access Only

The historic decision came in a narrow vote.

On Tuesday, the Church of England's General Synod narrowly failed to pass a motion to allow women to serve the church as bishops. The move, supported ...


Christians Focus on Reaching HispanicsSubscriber Access Only

Election results inspire new focus.

In the presidential election, Republicans learned the hard way: failure to connect with minorities is costly. Now the church seems to be taking that lesson ...


Lessons from the Petraeus ScandalSubscriber Access Only

The scandal becomes a teachable moment.

It's downright proverbial. General David Petraeus's career-ending affair is yet another chapter in the long history of powerful men toppled by lust. Many ...


Pastors Speak out on the ElectionSubscriber Access Only

What did Christian leaders say on Sunday?

The presidential election is over, but the country remains deeply divided. The Sunday after the election, many pastors talked to their congregations about ...

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