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Moore, other religious liberty advocates urge action for release of Christian Sudanese mother

NASHVILLE (TAB, BP) — Meriam Ibrahim, a mother of a toddler and eight months pregnant, refused to denounce her faith in Christ, even after a Sudanese judge in Khartoum, Sudan, sentenced her to death May 15. The president of the Southern … Continue reading

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Christian shot to death in Somalia

NAIROBI, Kenya (MS) – Gunmen in central Somalia on Dec. 8 killed an underground Christian who had been receiving death threats for leaving Islam, area sources said.
 
Two unidentified, masked men shot Mursal Isse Siad, 55, outside his home in Beledweyne, … Continue reading

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Christianity in Britain losing ground to Islam, secularism

CANTERBURY, England (RNS) — New figures from the 2011 Census show that the number of people who identify as Christians in England and Wales has fallen by 4 million over the last 10 years. –30– To read more, visit http://www.thealabamabaptist.org.

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Breaking News — LifeWay’s decision on ‘The Blind Side’ has backlash

NASHVILLE (ABP) — LifeWay Christian Resources’ recent decision to no longer stock The Blind Side DVD on bookstore shelves has struck a nerve with Christian authors. Rachel Held Evans, who was asked by Thomas Nelson Publishers to remove the word “vagina” from … Continue reading

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