Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Presbyterian News and Analysis

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‘If not now, when?’

By Emily Enders Odom, Presbyterian News Service As the Rev. Allan Boesak rose to give his powerful testimony of his life under the apartheid regime in South Africa and…

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Carmen

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Carmen Fowler LaBerge elected to the board of the National Association of Evangelicals

Carmen Fowler LaBerge, president of the Presbyterian Lay Committee, was recently elected to the board of the National Association of Evangelicals. The election took place during the fall…

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Other Religious News

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Retreating from the public square

By Russell E. Saltzman, First Things Here’s an idea. Roman Catholic priests might, as a matter of “principled resistance,” refuse the role of marriage registrars for the civil…

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Media Reviews

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Biblical illiteracy by the numbers part 1: The challenge

By Ed Stetzer, The Exchange blog How well do American Christians know their Bibles? Hint: not well. Do you recognize these Bible phrases or allusions? Rarely a week…

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Prayer Blog

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‘Lord, keep this nation under your care.’ Canadian church leaders urge prayer after Parliament shooting

By Carey Lodge, Christian Today Church leaders have called for prayer following the fatal shooting of a soldier at Canada’s parliament yesterday. “With all Canadians my heart is…

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2014 General Assembly (PCUSA)

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San Diego Presbytery votes against redefining marriage

The result was an overwhelming “No,” in what may be the first presbytery vote on an amendment to redefine the definition of marriage in the Presbyterian Church (USA)’s Book of…

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