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If You Think Christians Here Are Persecuted, Grow Up

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Christians in Britain and the U.S. may fairly complain about being ridiculed… Read More »

In Pakistan, Adventist Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Alleged Blasphemy

A court in Pakistan this month sentenced a Seventh-day Adventist man to life in prison for allegedly defaming the Prophet Muhammad in a case that… Read More »

Rand Paul: Churches Should ‘Challenge’ IRS, Tax-Exempt Status With Bold Political Speech

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Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) wants churches to challenge the IRS, he said, urging religious leaders to put their tax-exempt statuses on the line with bold political speech from the pulpit…. Read More »

Catholic Health Association Says It Can Live With HHS Mandate

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The Catholic Health Association (CHA) on Tuesday issued a memorandum for its members regarding the final rule on the controversial contraception mandate ordered by the Department of Health and… Read More »

Religious Freedom in U.S. Nears Extreme Challenge

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A record jumble of religious groups and nonbelievers is giving the fundamental American principle its biggest hurdle yet… Read More »

America Faces Challenges to Religious Pluralism

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Americans face many challenges that threaten to undermine their obligation to protect religious pluralism and the rights of fellow citizens… Read More »

Religious Liberty Ain’t the Bishops’ Job

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The 2013 Fortnight for Freedom – two weeks of prayer, fasting and education to defend religious freedom between now and Independence day – kicks off… Read More »

Religious Liberty is Top Culture Issue

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Religious freedom has become the most significant issue in American culture, Russell Moore told reporters at the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention… More Read More »

Syria’s Religious War

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If there was a moment when the United States could have productively intervened in Syria, it looks like that moment has passed.… More Read More »

Pope Francis Hints at Change in Church’s Thinking

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Pope Francis hints at change in church’s thinking. At a Mass attended by Vatican employees and a few guests, Francis showed a willingness to reconcile… More Read More »