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Pope Francis planning to address joint session of Congress, organizer says

by Kyle Balluck
Published on January 19, 2015
Pope Francis is planning to address a joint session of Congress and visit the White House during a trip to Washington, D.C. in September, one… READ MORE
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Mississippi Group Pushes to Name Christianity the State Religion

by Carrie Dedrick
Published on November 20, 2014

A group in Mississippi is pushing to name Christianity the official state religion. The Magnolia State Heritage Campaign’s Initiative 46 also seeks to make English… READ MORE
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Christian Professor Arrested for Blasphemy in Pakistan, Charged With Same Offense as Mother-of-Five Asia Bibi

by Stoyan Zaimov
Published on November 18, 2014

A 40-year-old Christian man was arrested for blasphemy in Lahore, Pakistan, and has been charged with insulting the Prophet Mohammad, the same offense that Christian… READ MORE
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Christian Rappers Collect Thousands of Canned Food Items for Texas’ Hungry

by Stephanie Samuel
Published on November 18, 2014

The Holy Hip Hop for Hunger Concert & Awards Show, held at South Houston’s Legacy Church, collected between 2,000 and 3,000 cans for the Houston… READ MORE
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Franklin Graham Condemns Muslim Prayer Service at National Cathedral

by Carrie Dedrick
Published on November 18, 2014

The National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. hosted its first Muslim prayer service on Friday (Nov. 14). Internationally known evangelist and CEO of nonprofit Samaritan’s Purse… READ MORE
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Christians Who Cave to the ‘New Intolerance’ Only Make It Worse, Mary Eberstadt Says

by Napp Nazworth
Published on November 17, 2014

Christians should not cower to the “new intolerance,” in which certain liberals have used government, social and economic power to bully and censor people who… READ MORE

Florida Pastor Breaks World Record for Longest Sermon at 53 Hours, 18 Minutes

by Amanda Casanova  |  published on November 13, 2014
A Florida pastor has broken the Guinness world record for the Longest Speech Marathon with a sermon that clocked in at 53 hours and 18 minutes. Zach Zehnder, 31, is pastor of the Cross Mount Dora in Florida. The previous record was 48 hours and 31 minutes. “The idea was to break the Guinness world record for the longest speech… READ MORE
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Thousands of Americans Gather to Intercede for the Nation

by Rachael Lee
Published on November 13, 2014

“If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then… READ MORE
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Federal Judge Orders South Carolina Officials to Stop Enforcing Gay Marriage Ban

by Stoyan Zaimov
Published on November 13, 2014

A federal judge ordered South Carolina officials to stop enforcing the state’s ban on gay marriage on Wednesday. District Judge Richard Gergel gave the state… READ MORE
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North Korea Frees Missionary Kenneth Bae After Two Years

by Jeremy Weber
Published on November 10, 2014

At a news conference, Kenneth Bae thanked his supporters for “lifting me up and not forgetting me” during his long captivity in North Korea. “It’s… READ MORE