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Who are the 5 pastors in the Houston sermon subpoena scandal?

By Samuel Smith, The Christian Post Although much has been reported regarding the ethics and legality behind the city of Houston’s subpoena of five Houston-area pastors that had…

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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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California orders churches to pay for abortions through insurance

By David Fischler, The Reformed Pastor blog The state of California, in its infinite wisdom, has become the latest secular jurisdiction to decide the First Amendment doesn’t apply…

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The single greatest civil rights threat of our time

By Samuel Rodriguez, Christian Post Opinion We live in a time where the very freedom to express our respective faith values stands threatened – a road we have…

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Government to ordained ministers: Celebrate same-sex wedding or go to jail

By Ryan T. Anderson, The Daily Signal For years, those in favor of same-sex marriage have argued that all Americans should be free to live as they choose. And…

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Symbol of ISIS hate becomes rallying cry for Christians

By Rochesterhomepage.net, powered by 8 WROC When the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, also known as ISIS, captured Mosul, one of Iraq’s largest cities, militants began singling Christians…

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Pastors’ sermons subpoenaed amid Houston equal rights ordinance fight

By ABC 13 Eyewitness News The City of Houston wants sermons from pastors engaged in the legal battle over the controversial equal rights ordinance. In a subpoena to…

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Two women with brain tumors; Two different responses

By the Rev. Mary Holder Naegeli, Bringing the Word to Life blog One of my regular readers has asked me to comment here about the case of Brittany…

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After legalization, same-sex marriage still a decisive issue for churches

By Dani Kass and Dean Seal, The Daily Progress (Virginia) As Virginia settles into the legalization of same-sex marriages, the results are mixed on whether churches in the…

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UN Report on ISIS: 24,000 killed, injured by Islamic State; children used as soldiers, women sold as sex slaves

By Samuel Smith, The Christian Post A United Nations report highlighting the human rights violations of the Islamic State’s jihadist campaign in Iraq found that while over 24,000…

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