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  • 3 Apr 2003

    Many Christians die in coalition bombing

    -4/4/2003

    Reports have emerged that Bartulla, a Christian village just 12 km from Mosul in the north of Iraq, was bombe

    Many Christians die in coalition bombing

    -4/4/2003

    Reports have emerged that Bartulla, a Christian village just 12 km from Mosul in the north of Iraq, was bombe

  • 3 Apr 2003

    EU urged not to fund embryo experiments

    -3/4/2003

    European Catholic bishops have urged the European Union not to fund destructive research on human embryos.

    EU urged not to fund embryo experiments

    -3/4/2003

    European Catholic bishops have urged the European Union not to fund destructive research on human embryos.

  • 3 Apr 2003

    Blair to join ranks of Pope, Mandela and Mother Teresa

    -3/4/2003

    Tony Blair could soon join Mother Teresa Pope John Paul II and Nelson Mandela as a recipient

    Blair to join ranks of Pope, Mandela and Mother Teresa

    -3/4/2003

    Tony Blair could soon join Mother Teresa Pope John Paul II and Nelson Mandela as a recipient

  • 3 Apr 2003

    Instant sermons at the click of a mouse

    -3/4/2003

    Theology at the click of a mouse is a service now being provided by Lastminutesermon.com

    The Church of E

    Instant sermons at the click of a mouse

    -3/4/2003

    Theology at the click of a mouse is a service now being provided by Lastminutesermon.com

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  • 2 Apr 2003

    Catholic theologian arrives in Baghdad

    -2/4/2003

    A Catholic theologian has arrived in Baghdad, hoping to take a stand with Iraqi civilians in the midst of th

    Catholic theologian arrives in Baghdad

    -2/4/2003

    A Catholic theologian has arrived in Baghdad, hoping to take a stand with Iraqi civilians in the midst of th

  • 2 Apr 2003

    German President criticises Bush's 'divine mission'

    -2/4/2003

    The German President, Johannes Rau, who is a leading figure in the Rheinland Evangelical Chu

    German President criticises Bush's 'divine mission'

    -2/4/2003

    The German President, Johannes Rau, who is a leading figure in the Rheinland Evangelical Chu

  • 2 Apr 2003

    Archbishop to attend theological summit in Gulf

    -2/04/2004

    The Archbishop of Canterbury is to fly to the Gulf next week for a theological summit of Christian

    Archbishop to attend theological summit in Gulf

    -2/04/2004

    The Archbishop of Canterbury is to fly to the Gulf next week for a theological summit of Christian

  • 1 Apr 2003

    Aids 'may be God's challenge to care'

    -1/03/2003

    The South African health minister, Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, has said that Aids may be an opportunity pro

    Aids 'may be God's challenge to care'

    -1/03/2003

    The South African health minister, Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, has said that Aids may be an opportunity pro

  • 1 Apr 2003

    Christian peace activists report hospital bombing

    -1/03/2003

    A group of Christian peace activists in Iraq is receiving calls from around the world after prov

    Christian peace activists report hospital bombing

    -1/03/2003

    A group of Christian peace activists in Iraq is receiving calls from around the world after prov

  • 1 Apr 2003

    Christian is first conscientious objector of war

    -1/03/2003

    A Christian has become the first American conscientious objector of the Iraq war reports the Guardia

    Christian is first conscientious objector of war

    -1/03/2003

    A Christian has become the first American conscientious objector of the Iraq war reports the Guardia

  • 31 Mar 2003

    Bush and Blair banned from Church of the Nativity

    -1/4/2003

    George Bush and Tony Blair have been barred from Bethlehem's the Church of the Nativity reports t

    Bush and Blair banned from Church of the Nativity

    -1/4/2003

    George Bush and Tony Blair have been barred from Bethlehemís the Church of the Nativity reports t

  • 31 Mar 2003

    U.S. troops in Iraq are being urged to pray for that George Bush will have the 'unified support of the American people'.

  • 31 Mar 2003

    Political message of Easter to be highlighted on BBC

    -3/4/2003

    The political dimension of the Easter story and the message of non-violence will be examined in

    Political message of Easter to be highlighted on BBC

    -3/4/2003

    The political dimension of the Easter story and the message of non-violence will be examined in

  • 31 Mar 2003

    Rescued kenyans 'prayed for a miracle' -1/3/2003

    Two Kenyan truck drivers captured and paraded on television by Iraqi militiamen have described how they prayed togeth

    Rescued kenyans 'prayed for a miracle' -1/3/2003

    Two Kenyan truck drivers captured and paraded on television by Iraqi militiamen have described how they prayed togeth

  • 28 Mar 2003

    The poorest households in the UK are failing to claim more than £5bn a year according to government figures.