August 8, 2011
World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Norway's Churches Try to Foster Healing After Attacks

Bishop says country is countering terrorism with love and solidarity.

Women Show Deep Drop in Church Attendance, Survey Says

Percentage of women attending church since 1991 dropped 11 percent.

Christians Divided on Belgium's Burqa Ban

Belgium is second European country to ban public wearing of the garment.

Vatican's U.S. Envoy, Who Helped Shape U.S. Church, Dies

Vatican's top ranked official in America represented Holy See in Washington.

This Week's Special Features

Erasing the Divide

Editorial: Adventist Review editor Bill Knott reminds us of what it means to be servants of God.

"Formed in Christ"

Cover Feature: Bill Knott talks with leading professors at the church's seminary about the debate behind spiritual formation.

Sermons on School School Walls

Feature: Conna Bond on how ASI-Maranatha's One-Day Schools are teaming up with artist Nathan Greene.

Commentary: Norway's Violence and Healing

Web Exclusive: Former world church president Jan Paulsen shares his thoughts on the tragedy in his home country.

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.

 

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