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Alabama City Fighting Crime with Christianity

Alabama City Fighting Crime with Christianity

Caped crusaders won’t be helping an Alabama city fight crime. Instead, it’ll be police-trained Christian pastors that will be placed at crime scenes to counsel and pray with victims and witnesses.

NFL Players that Live their Faith in a Powerful Way

NFL Players that Live their Faith in a Powerful Way

Although not prominent in the headlines, several NFL players are showing it’s possible to live and share their Christian faith without being flashy or forthright.

“New Hope”, Bishops say, “North Korea proposes a summit with the South”

“New Hope”, Bishops say, “North Korea proposes a summit with the South”

North Korea has formally proposed to South Korea to host a joint event to commemorate the inter-Korean summit of 2000, which marked the beginning of a detente and rapprochement phase (the so-called “sunshine policy”) between the two countries.

Lebanon’s ‘Garden of Forgiveness’ a Symbol of Peace and Healing

Lebanon’s ‘Garden of Forgiveness’ a Symbol of Peace and Healing

Lebanon’s Garden of Forgiveness is a work in progress conceived by British-Lebanese citizen and psychotherapist Alexandra Asseily. It aims to nurture peace and healing in a country still recovering from a 15-year civil war of religious factions.

Almost 50 percent of U.S. Christians believe Christ will come back soon

Almost 50 percent of U.S. Christians believe Christ will come back soon

A recent survey found that nearly half of the Christians in the United States believe the Second Coming of Jesus Christ will happen in the next 40 years, perhaps contributing to the “doomsday prepper” movement in America.

What does the Future hold for Venezuela’s Christians?

What does the Future hold for Venezuela’s Christians?

Venezuelans began seven days of public mourning on Tuesday night following the death of their president, 58-year-old Hugo Chavez, after a long battle with cancer. But what does the future hold for Venezuela’s Christians? When you start preaching the Bible in Venezuela, Christians run into difficulty.

More UN Sanctions and Uncertainty for North Korean Christians

More UN Sanctions and Uncertainty for North Korean Christians

Following last month’s nuclear test, North Korea is spewing new threats of a first-strike nuclear attack because it claims the United States is pushing to start a nuclear war against the country. This fiery rhetoric comes on the heels of the United Nation’s approval of sweeping sanctions against the isolated nation.

National Council of Christian Churches held in Egypt

National Council of Christian Churches held in Egypt

Representatives of several different Christian denominations present in Egypt met this morning in St Mark’s Coptic Orthodox cathedral in the capital’s al-Abbasiy district, to sign the statutes of the country’s first National Council of Christian Churches.

Venezuela: More Religious Repression After Chavez’ Re-election?

Venezuela: More Religious Repression After Chavez’ Re-election?

Will Hugo Chavez’ re-election and yet another six-year term bring on more religious repression to Christians in Venezuela? Christians brace for a future of increased religious persecution. According to USCIRF’s Watch List the previous years have witnessed continued violations of freedom of religion against a number of faith-based communities. By Mission Network News, October 10, 2012: In a re-election to […]