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  • 13 Apr 2004

    Nigeria to launch peace studies initiative

    -13/4/04

    The Federal Government has directed all tertiary institutions in Nigeria to start the teaching o

    Nigeria to launch peace studies initiative

    -13/4/04

    The Federal Government has directed all tertiary institutions in Nigeria to start the teaching o

  • 13 Apr 2004

    Worlds first virtual church to be launched

    -13/4/04

    The world's first virtual church is due to be launched next month as part of a scheme to reach

    Worlds first virtual church to be launched

    -13/4/04

    The world's first virtual church is due to be launched next month as part of a scheme to reach

  • 13 Apr 2004

    Bishop laments lack of biblical literacy

    -13/4/04

    Church of England clergy have become so blasÈ about the Bible that they need "remedial" lessons in

    Bishop laments lack of biblical literacy

    -13/4/04

    Church of England clergy have become so blasÈ about the Bible that they need "remedial" lessons in

  • 12 Apr 2004

    Bishop uses shoe shine to replace foot washing

    -10/4/04

    A Bishop has rolled up his sleeves to give shoppers a free, symbolic, shoe shine in place of

    Bishop uses shoe shine to replace foot washing

    -10/4/04

    A Bishop has rolled up his sleeves to give shoppers a free, symbolic, shoe shine in place of

  • 12 Apr 2004

    Jesus commitment to nonviolence highlighted at St Peters celebration

    -10/4/04

    Jesus'commitment to nonviolence was highlighted on Good Friday during

    Jesus commitment to nonviolence highlighted at St Peters celebration

    -10/4/04

    Jesus'commitment to nonviolence was highlighted on Good Friday during

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Religious activists urge Gibson to create Passion fund

    -7/4/04

    Two religious and social activists from Washington, D.C.

    Religious activists urge Gibson to create Passion fund

    -7/4/04

    Two religious and social activists from Washington, D.C.

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Christian arts festival locals fear noise and litter hell

    -7/4/04

    Residents around the Greenbelt arts festival which will this year will be attended

    Christian arts festival locals fear noise and litter hell

    -7/4/04

    Residents around the Greenbelt arts festival which will this year will be attended

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Report states gambling bill will increase problems say Methodists

    -7/4/04

    The joint parliamantary committee on the Draft Gambling Bill has stated in

    Report states gambling bill will increase problems say Methodists

    -7/4/04

    The joint parliamantary committee on the Draft Gambling Bill has stated in

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Iraqi Christians fear Easter attacks

    -7/4/04

    Iraqi Christians have said they fear that they may be subject to attacks over the Easter period.

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    Iraqi Christians fear Easter attacks

    -7/4/04

    Iraqi Christians have said they fear that they may be subject to attacks over the Easter period.

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  • 7 Apr 2004

    1500 Christians killed in Nigeria

    -7/4/04

    Religious violence that erupted in the Nigerian state of Plateau a few weeks ago has expanded and resulted

    1500 Christians killed in Nigeria

    -7/4/04

    Religious violence that erupted in the Nigerian state of Plateau a few weeks ago has expanded and resulted

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Religion survey challenges idea of secularisation

    -7/4/04

    Proponents of the secularisation thesis will be challenged by the findings of a new survey

    Religion survey challenges idea of secularisation

    -7/4/04

    Proponents of the secularisation thesis will be challenged by the findings of a new survey

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Catholic bishops launch resource for evangelisation

    -7/4/04

    A new agency has been launched by the Bishops of England and Wales to support and resour

    Catholic bishops launch resource for evangelisation

    -7/4/04

    A new agency has been launched by the Bishops of England and Wales to support and resour

  • 6 Apr 2004

    Christian Democrats attack opposition over Christian principles

    -6/4/04

    The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) in South Africa has accused th

    Christian Democrats attack opposition over Christian principles

    -6/4/04

    The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) in South Africa has accused th

  • 6 Apr 2004

    Evangelical Christians support Israels right to kill terrorists

    -6/4/04

    Evangelical Christians in America overwhelmingly support Israel's right to

    Evangelical Christians support Israels right to kill terrorists

    -6/4/04

    Evangelical Christians in America overwhelmingly support Israel's right to

  • 6 Apr 2004

    Bishop says treatment of asylum seekers undermines Iraq reconstruction

    -6/4/04

    The Bishop of Liverpool has criticised the Government over its policy

    Bishop says treatment of asylum seekers undermines Iraq reconstruction

    -6/4/04

    The Bishop of Liverpool has criticised the Government over its policy