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Church Steeple And Cross Set Against A Blue Sky
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Jeff Katz
July 24, 2020 - 3:19 pm
Anti-Christian attacks have risen nearly 300 percent in Europe over the last decade. Click here to read more.
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FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2019 file photo, singer Amy Grant performs during the Dove Awards in Nashville, Tenn.
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June 03, 2020 - 4:10 pm
Amy Grant has open heart surgery to fix heart condition
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A Christian worshiper stands at the closed door of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, believed by many Christians to be the site of the crucifixion and burial of Jesus Christ, in Jerusalem, Friday, April 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)
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April 10, 2020 - 10:18 am
Christians around the world are observing Good Friday amid a pandemic. Read more how the holiest of days on the Christian calendar will go on as planned.
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President Donald Trump waves during a summit on transforming mental health treatment in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
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December 20, 2019 - 9:13 am
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is blasting a prominent Christian magazine that published an editorial arguing that he should be removed from office. Trump tweeted Friday morning that the magazine, Christianity Today, an evangelical magazine founded by the...
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Jeff Katz
August 28, 2019 - 2:12 pm
Supporters of Robert Francis O'Rourke booed a man at a town hall event after he challenged the 2020 presidential hopeful to guide America back to more Christian principles to help reduce violence. According to Breitbart News, the man urged O'Rourke at Seminar Brewing Company in Florence, South...
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Jeff Katz
July 29, 2019 - 2:16 pm
Militants from the terrorist group Boko Haram (which has links to ISIS) killed a 16-year-old schoolgirl for refusing to denounce her Christian faith and convert to Islam, according to a kidnapped aid worker in a video. Grace Taku, an aid worker for Action Against Hunger, was taken captive along...
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Jeff Katz
June 18, 2019 - 6:00 pm
A mob of Muslim activists ransacked and set fire to a Christian church in Niger this weekend to protest the arrest of an influential imam. On Saturday night, a large group of protesters in Maradi, Niger torched the Assembly of God church along with the pastor's car. Witnesses said that groups of...
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June 01, 2018 - 1:02 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Rev. Franklin Graham is holding a political rally in Berkeley, an unlikely spot to woo evangelical Christian voters. Graham says he means no mischief with his campaign-like rally Friday night where he will urge voters to support politically conservative candidates in one of...
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May 31, 2018 - 3:41 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A farmer wants the courts to step in after he was barred from a Michigan farmers market because he doesn't allow gay couples to marry at his apple orchard. The Lansing State Journal reports that a conservative Christian nonprofit is representing farmer Steve Tennes...
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