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  • 23 Mar 2004

    -23/3/04

    Two Christian charity workers have drowned in a tragic accident in west Africa.

    -23/3/04

    Two Christian charity workers have drowned in a tragic accident in west Africa.

  • 22 Mar 2004

    Gibson reveals the theology behind the Passion

    -22/3/04

    With the Passion about to become one of the biggest-grossing films ever, making Mel Gibson a

    Gibson reveals the theology behind the Passion

    -22/3/04

    With the Passion about to become one of the biggest-grossing films ever, making Mel Gibson a

  • 22 Mar 2004

    Carter attacks Bush and Blair

    -22/3/04

    Former President Jimmy Carter, well known for both his Christian faith and work for peace, has attacked both

    Carter attacks Bush and Blair

    -22/3/04

    Former President Jimmy Carter, well known for both his Christian faith and work for peace, has attacked both

  • 22 Mar 2004

    Christian Zionists organise prayer for peace

    -22/3/04

    Following the assassination of Sheikh Yassin by Israeli aircraft as the spiritual leader and f

    Christian Zionists organise prayer for peace

    -22/3/04

    Following the assassination of Sheikh Yassin by Israeli aircraft as the spiritual leader and f

  • 22 Mar 2004

    UK to rule on Caribbean death penalty

    -22/3/04

    Christian campaigners against the death penalty could breathe a huge sigh of relief, if hundreds of d

    UK to rule on Caribbean death penalty

    -22/3/04

    Christian campaigners against the death penalty could breathe a huge sigh of relief, if hundreds of d

  • 22 Mar 2004

    Pope addresses euthanasia by omission

    -22/3/04

    The Pope has said that the removal of feeding tubes from people in vegetative states was immoral, and

    Pope addresses euthanasia by omission

    -22/3/04

    The Pope has said that the removal of feeding tubes from people in vegetative states was immoral, and

  • 22 Mar 2004

    Madrid memorial service to be attended by Blair and Charles

    -22/3/04

    Tony Blair and Prince Charles will attend a memorial service with church leader

    Madrid memorial service to be attended by Blair and Charles

    -22/3/04

    Tony Blair and Prince Charles will attend a memorial service with church leader

  • 22 Mar 2004

    Madrid blast to help recruit RE teachers

    -22/3/04

    Graphic pictures of the bomb attacks in Madrid are to be used to try to halt a decline in the numb

    Madrid blast to help recruit RE teachers

    -22/3/04

    Graphic pictures of the bomb attacks in Madrid are to be used to try to halt a decline in the numb

  • 22 Mar 2004

    Religion set to play central role in US elections

    -22/3/04

    Faith and religious conviction look set to play a central role in the election of the nex

    Religion set to play central role in US elections

    -22/3/04

    Faith and religious conviction look set to play a central role in the election of the nex

  • 21 Mar 2004

    Bishops laments decline of Christendom

    -21/3/04

    The decline of Christendom is causing concern for a leading Anglican bishop who has warned that the

    Bishops laments decline of Christendom

    -21/3/04

    The decline of Christendom is causing concern for a leading Anglican bishop who has warned that the

  • 21 Mar 2004

    Sabbath debate reignited by horse race

    -21/3/04

    The first Sunday horse race meeting in Northern Ireland has reignited the debate about 'keeping Sund

    Sabbath debate reignited by horse race

    -21/3/04

    The first Sunday horse race meeting in Northern Ireland has reignited the debate about ìkeeping Sund

  • 21 Mar 2004

    Church anger over Lib Dem vote on porn

    -21/3/04

    Church groups and children's campaigners have denounced Liberal Democrat calls for change in the la

    Church anger over Lib Dem vote on porn

    -21/3/04

    Church groups and children's campaigners have denounced Liberal Democrat calls for change in the la

  • 21 Mar 2004

    Moderator attacks French religious intolerance

    -21/3/04

    One of Scotland's leading churchmen has accused the French government of "persecuting" its o

    Moderator attacks French religious intolerance

    -21/3/04

    One of Scotlandís leading churchmen has accused the French government of "persecuting" its o

  • 19 Mar 2004

    Bishops have lined up to attack the Government's Asylum and Immigration Bill which had its Second Reading in the House of Lords this week.

  • 19 Mar 2004

    Agencies step up pressure for aid increase

    -19/3/04

    Christian Aid is stepping up the pressure on the Chancellor Gordon Brown to increase spending o

    Agencies step up pressure for aid increase

    -19/3/04

    Christian Aid is stepping up the pressure on the Chancellor Gordon Brown to increase spending o