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  • 2 Aug 2004

    Vatican issues statement on men and women

    -2/8/04

    The Vatican has released a 37-page sta

    Vatican issues statement on men and women

    -2/8/04

    The Vatican has released a 37-page sta

  • 26 Jul 2004

    Williams to make 9/11 speech praising Islam

    -26/7/04

    The Archbishop of Canterbury is to

    Williams to make 9/11 speech praising Islam

    -26/7/04

    The Archbishop of Canterbury is to

  • 23 Jul 2004

    A prominent Zimbabwean cleric has urged Britain to call off a controversial cricket tour and take a harder line against Robert Mugabe, calling on churches in the UK to also take a tougher line.

  • 23 Jul 2004

    Evangelicals debate inadequacy of penal substitution

    -23/7/04

    A public debate is set to

    Evangelicals debate inadequacy of penal substitution

    -23/7/04

    A public debate is set to

  • 23 Jul 2004

    Catholic church blocks joint schools plan

    -23/7/04

    The Roman Catholic Church has withdrawn from

    Catholic church blocks joint schools plan

    -23/7/04

    The Roman Catholic Church has withdrawn from

  • 21 Jul 2004

    The Bishop of Ripon and Leeds, the Rt Rev John Packer, has become the latest prelate to announce plans to move to more modest accommodation

  • 21 Jul 2004

    Christian aid agencies unite for Sudan

    -21/7/04

    The UK's best known international aid ch

    Christian aid agencies unite for Sudan

    -21/7/04

    The UKís best known international aid ch

  • 20 Jul 2004

    Plans for his and her church

    -20/7/04

    Proposals to divide the Church of England into two

    Plans for his and her church

    -20/7/04

    Proposals to divide the Church of England into two

  • 20 Jul 2004

    Bishop pays tribute to plotters who tried to kill Hitler

    -20/7/04

    Germany's main Protes

    Bishop pays tribute to plotters who tried to kill Hitler

    -20/7/04

    Germany's main Protes

  • 19 Jul 2004

    Christian group calls for zero tolerance on prostitution

    -19/7/04

    Evangelical pressure

    Christian group calls for zero tolerance on prostitution

    -19/7/04

    Evangelical pressure

  • 16 Jul 2004

    Church that supported Apatheid welcomed back into the fold

    -16/7/04

    In a move that has b

    Church that supported Apatheid welcomed back into the fold

    -16/7/04

    In a move that has b

  • 16 Jul 2004

    Churches welcome exposure of BNP 'bigotry'

    -16/7/04

    The Churches' Commission for Raci

    Churches welcome exposure of BNP 'bigotry'

    -16/7/04

    The Churches' Commission for Raci

  • 16 Jul 2004

    Dispute intensifies over Government Mental Capacity Bill

    -16/7/04

    Disagreement over whet

    Dispute intensifies over Government Mental Capacity Bill

    -16/7/04

    Disagreement over whet

  • 16 Jul 2004

    Council of Christians and Jews welcomes anti-Semitism liturgy

    -16/7/04

    The

    Council of Christians and Jews welcomes anti-Semitism liturgy

    -16/7/04

    The

  • 15 Jul 2004

    Justice and peace activists gather to tackle injustice

    -15/7/04

    More than 300 Justice an

    Justice and peace activists gather to tackle injustice

    -15/7/04

    More than 300 Justice an