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Museum of the Bible Confirms It Was Sold Stolen Biblical Artifacts

The University of Oxford discovered 13 biblical artifacts were stolen and eventually ended up with the Green family, owners of Hobby Lobby and founders of the Washington, D.C.-based Museum of the Bible.
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United States ‘not prepared’ for Persecution, Andrew Brunson Warns

One year after being freed from prison in Turkey, Pastor Andrew Brunson says he is concerned by the growing hostility toward Christianity in the U.S. and fears young American Christians will not be prepared for overt persecution when it arrives.
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Kimberly Daniels Submits Bible Bill for Florida Schools, Again

Schools in Florida currently have the option to offer religious studies classes as electives, but Rep. Kimberly Daniels wants to require all Florida high schools to offer classes on the Bible.
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Six Girls, Two Staff Members Kidnapped from Christian-Run High School in Nigeria

Suspected to be Muslim Fulani herdsmen who have carried out numerous kidnappings and attacks in southern Kaduna state, the armed radicals at 12:20 a.m. invaded Engravers’ College in Kakau Daji village.
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FFRF Demands That Church Stop Mentoring Elementary Students

The Freedom From Religion Foundation has issued a warning to Kingsport City Schools in TN, saying that members of a local church need to stop mentoring the district's elementary school students.
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True Jesus Church Razed to the Ground in China

It took just a few days for a crew to raze the True Jesus Church and plant a new lawn with saplings in its place—making the plot of land look as if nothing was there before.
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Ethiopia’s Evangelical Prime Minister Awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been awarded the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. Ahmed, a Pentecostal Christian, orchestrated the reconciliation of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church as well as ending a stalemate with neighboring Eritrea.
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New Bill Would Make Bible Study Mandatory in Filipino Schools

Bienvenido "Benny" Abante, Jr., the Filipino House Minority Leader, wants to make reading the Bible a requirement for public school students. Abante, who is also a pastor, believes that doing so will improve the quality of life in the Philippines. 
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Evangelicals Decry Trump’s ‘betrayal’ of Kurds in Syria

Evangelical leaders fear the President's decision to essentially step out of the way of advancing Turkish military forces may seal the bad fate of Christians and Kurds in Syria.
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Tim Tebow Shares Gospel with High Security Offenders: ‘It’s One of My Favorite Things’

Tim Tebow made a spontaneous visit to a maximum security prison for men in Gatesville, Texas, on October 3rd. While there, he encouraged and shared the gospel with the inmates, the majority of whom are guilty of murder and sexual offenses.
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Demario Davis Dodges $7,000 Fine, Orchestrates $40,000 Donation to Hospital

A small piece of cloth unwittingly brought Demario Davis lots of attention; now it’s blessing other people while glorifying God. Davis, a starting linebacker for...
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At Fields of Faith, Over 250,000 Students Encourage One Another to Be Bold for...

On Wednesday, over 250,000 students across the U.S. met for Fields of Faith, an event hosted by Fellowship of Christian Athletes where they encouraged one another to follow Jesus wholeheartedly.
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Adam Hamilton: UMC of the Future Will Have to Be Conservative and Liberal

Hamilton took a guess that between 3,400 and 7,500 churches across the U.S. will leave the UMC by this time next year. Still, he is hopeful the denomination can hold itself together by being a mixture of both conservative and liberal.
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‘My Faith Is Just My Life,’ Says ‘Fuller House’ Actress

“I can’t just not be who I am,” Candace Cameron Bure told PureFlix podcast host Billy Hallowell. In the interview, Bure shared how she came to faith in Jesus and how she maintains her Christians convictions in Hollywood.
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Boz Tchividjian to SBC: This is How Your System Is Broken

Boz Tchividjian did not mince words at the Southern Baptist Convention's Caring Well Conference. Pointing to several things he sees as being wrong with the SBC's "system", Tchividjian gave a strongly worded, yet measured rebuke of the denomination's response to sexual abuse.
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Judge Tammy Kemp: Faith Should Not Be ‘Situational’

Judge Tammy Kemp, who was accused of abusing her power at the conclusion of a high-profile trial, says justice, fairness and compassion guided her decisions.
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SBC Exceeds Giving Campaigns by Nearly $5 Million

This year, the SBC raised $156.6 million for its Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, the third-highest amount in the offering’s history. Members also raised $196.7 million for the convention's Cooperative Program.
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Kanye’s Spiritual Transformation Is Genuine, Says Pastor

Kanye West wants to use his 'Sunday service' to bring the gospel to people. At least that is what Pastor Adam Tyson, who has recently preached at several of the events, believes.
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Judge Accused of Abuse of Authority After Amber Guyger Trial

In the aftermath of the Amber Guyger trial, the Freedom From Religion Foundation has filed a complaint with the Texas State Commission on Judicial Conduct, taking issue over Judge Tammy Kemp’s actions at the trial's conclusion.
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Beth Moore: Complementarianism Is Like an Abused Woman

“So high a core value has [complementarianism] become, that...complementarian theology is now conflated with inerrancy,” Beth Moore warns.
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