Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Presbyterian News and Analysis

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Clergy housing allowance, the bigger questions

In 1954, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) amended the tax code to allow religious clergy in the United States to exclude part or all of their gross income from…

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Other Religious News and Analysis

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Does changing ‘Heroes Hall’ signal national decline?

By Dr. Alex McFarland Throughout history, courageous men and women have inspired, motivated and moved succeeding generations to pursue honor, integrity and ingenuity. People like Mother Teresa, Albert…

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Media reviews

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Book review: America’s pastor, Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation

Review by Collin Hansen, The Gospel Coalition For two of the three most influential Christian ministers of the 20th century, manner of death became central to their legacy….

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Prayer blog

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Feasting on Thanksgiving

By  Jon Bloom, Desiring God In a week, most of us in the United States will gather as family and friends around a table and share in the…

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2014 General Assembly (PCUSA)

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Voting Chart: Amendment 14-F — changing the definition of marriage

Download a pdf file of the Amendment 14-F Vote Chart (will be updated often) In the remaining months of 2014 and into 2015,  presbyteries of the Presbyterian Church (USA) will…

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