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March 21, 2016
No other country in the Americas is so restrictive when it comes to religious practice.
February 22, 2016
When is singing hymns damning? When the increased volume of hymn singing isn’t out of passion for the Lord, but drowns out cries of persecuted Christians.
February 18, 2016
Born 500 years ago today, Bloody Mary became defined by her violent persecution of Protestants during her short-lived rule.
February 3, 2016
We are grateful for the opportunity to share with new readers through Patheos the things in life about which we are most passionate…as a former pastor of mine used to say, “the things that make you pound the table!”
December 14, 2015
Now actually there is a biased test being applied, but the test has the effect of screening out Christians and other religious minorities while letting in thousands of Muslims.
October 22, 2015
We believe that persecution of religious believers — particularly Christians — is a shockingly overlooked human rights issue, and Western Christians have a Biblical mandate to be a voice for suffering brothers and sisters.
September 23, 2015
Don’t let it be said that in this time, in this situation, for the persecuted religious minorities in the Middle East, we, the people, said NOTHING.
September 21, 2015
Please let us show Christians and other religious minorities who are targeted by ISIS that brothers and sisters in the West, and in this case, right in the American nation’s capital, are standing with them and the honoring their faith.
August 13, 2015
“You taught us that Jesus is worthy dying for,” the Nigerian Christians told their pastor. “This may be our last Communion. We will take it and die.”