August 1, 2011
World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Catholics Offer $50 Million for Crystal Cathedral

The mega-church is seeking to recover from bankruptcy.

Campus Crusade Ditches Name for 'Cru'

The ministry began in 1951.

Senators Debate Gay Marriage Bill

If passed, the measure would rescind the Defense of Marriage Act

Christian Leaders Call for Holy Land Protection

The leaders want to help Christians stay in Israel.

 

Breaking Church News

Don A. Roth, Adventist Communicator, Dies

The former GC associate secretary gave more than 60 years to church service.

Former Oakwood President Frank Hale Dies

Funded minority scholarships at Ohio State, championed educational diversity.

This Week's Special Features

Uncomfortable Questions

Editorial: Going against the flow -- Lessons to be learned from the church in Nazi Germany. Read on with associate editor Gerald A. Klingbeil.

I'd Rather Be a Sheep

Cover Feature: Take a fresh look at Psalm 23 with Martin Klingbeil.

Why Conservative Churches are Growing

Web Exclusive: A compelling essay from Albert Mohler.

Stress and Civility

Editorial: Sandra Blackmer offers a solution.

Going Wrong With Confidence

Cover Feature: What have we learned in the 150 years since the beginning of the Civil War in the U.S.? Bert Williams explains. 

Slavery and the War: Both North and South are to Blame

Spirit of Prophecy: Ellen G. White had something to say about the crime of slavery.

It's True: Your Behavior Affects Your Genes

The Life of Faith: Can genetics affect one's Christian journey? Andy Nash shares his perspective.

Undeserving: The Casey Anthony Verdict

Web Exclusive: Read Shawn Boonstra's take on this controversial piece of news.

 

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