The Scandal of the Evangelical Mind, 10 Years Later
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Peter Armenian Church for its youth-based programs (News-Press, Glendale, Ca.); The cloistered among us | Who lives in Israel's many monasteries and convents, why did they choose
How the Kingdom Comes
The church becomes countercultural by sinking its roots ever deeper into God's heavenly gifts.
29). At the same time, he prophesied a new city, an everlasting empire, as the true homeland that would surpass anything Israel had experienced in Canaan.
The Shroud's Second Image
New evidence reopens debate about the controversial relic.
Pollen from plants native to Turkey and Israel turned up on pieces of sticky tape that the late Swiss criminologist Max Frei had pressed onto the shroud.
Apology Crusaders to Enter Israel
Apology Crusaders to Enter Israel. By Tomas Dixon.| April 5, 1999. As the Reconciliation Walk enters Israel in April, hopes are that it will have an impact on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Kristof—'When the Right Is Right'
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Yuletide observances shift into neutral | Beverly Hills elementary school students pretended to travel around the world to show how holidays are celebrated in China, Israel and Mexico.
Gatecrashing for Jesus
Brother Andrew discusses ministry in the Middle East.
Why are we not there? We're telling them, "You're not part [of the Body of Christ]. You'll be chased out by Israel anyway very soon." And they probably will.
The Wall Street Journal
Today's Top Five. 1. Looking for an extreme voice on Israel? It's John Hagee time! Andrew Higgins describes the scene at last week's Christians United for Israel rally in DC:
Worshiping Like Pagans?
How much did Christians borrow from Greek and Roman religions?
Like their forebears in ancient Israel, the early Christians observed special days and seasons, adapting such from Judaism and then Greek and Roman culture.
Bethlehem Prepares for Dour Christmas
"Tons more on Christmas, the lies of Da Vinci, State Department's religious freedom report, Christian video games, and hundreds of stories from online sources around the world"
In addition, Israel barred Yasser Arafat from attending any celebrations in the city after a Christian delegation invited him. More articles: Christians and Israel:
Preparing for Pilgrims
Religious rivalry complicates millennial planning.
While Israel is pulling out all the stops in preparation for an inundation of pilgrims to mark the beginning of the third millennium of Christianity, a dispute in one of the cities where it all
The Chosen People Puzzle
When it comes to relating to the Jewish people, should we dialogue, cooperate, or evangelize?
The church is, after all, in an important sense "the new Israel." I have been especially taken with the imagery employed in the First Epistle of Peter. Searching out 'Israel'.
Reading Baylor's Tea Leaves on Faith-Learning Integration
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Divestment: Religious radicals | Mainline churches launch a policy to punish Israel (Eugene Kontorovich, The Wall Street Journal); Should churches divest?
Pro-Israel vs. Pro-Palestine
A rabbi hopes for a better conversation.
Pro-Israel vs. Pro-Palestine. Professor Jones expressed the view of many who have come to see the failings of the State of Israel in theological terms.
Jerusalem as Jesus Views It
disharmony. Israelis insist that Jerusalem should remain the unified and eternal capital of Israel under the absolute sovereignty of Israel. Palestinians
Why I Apologized to Planned Parenthood
My difficult unplanned pregnancy impelled me to show a little more grace.
Reconciliation Walk: Apology Crusaders to Enter Israel | Since 1996, evangelicals from the United States and Europe have participated in the Reconciliation Walk to the Middle East in
The Peace Regress
What's behind the current outbreak of hostilities in the Holy Land?
Contracting Parties to the Geneva Convention balked at an attempt to convene an international conference to deal specifically with their responsibility toward Israel's continuing violation
Easter Recast: 97 Percent Chance Jesus Rose from the Dead
The church as minipolis, and other stories from online sources around the world
Easter Recast: 97 Percent Chance Jesus Rose from the Dead. The church as minipolis, and other stories from online sources around the world. Ted Olsen| May 1, 2002.
Afghanistan, Land of Opportunity
Missionaries shot over Peru aren't suing government, priest's dog kidnaped, and other stories from around the world
(Nat Hentoff, The Washington Times). Israel: Their faith lives beyond religion | Leaders join together amid the chaos in Israel (The Jerusalem Post); Group