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  • 18 Mar 2004

    Bishop takes seat in the House of Lords

    -18/3/04

    The Bishop of Norwich has claimed his seat on the spiritual benches in the House of Lords.

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    Bishop takes seat in the House of Lords

    -18/3/04

    The Bishop of Norwich has claimed his seat on the spiritual benches in the House of Lords.

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  • 18 Mar 2004

    Underground church leaders on trial in China

    -18/3/04

    Three underground church leaders in China have been secretly tried for exposing a crackdown ag

    Underground church leaders on trial in China

    -18/3/04

    Three underground church leaders in China have been secretly tried for exposing a crackdown ag

  • 18 Mar 2004

    Christians mark anniversary of peace activists death

    -18/3/04

    Tuesday, March 16, 2004, the first anniversary of peace activict Rachel Corrie's deat

    Christians mark anniversary of peace activists death

    -18/3/04

    Tuesday, March 16, 2004, the first anniversary of peace activict Rachel Corrie's deat

  • 18 Mar 2004

    Non-violent protest stops West Bank wall

    -18/3/04

    Israel says it will not return to build the West Bank barrier in Badras after villagers flocked to

    Non-violent protest stops West Bank wall

    -18/3/04

    Israel says it will not return to build the West Bank barrier in Badras after villagers flocked to

  • 17 Mar 2004

    Christian removed at gunpoint by US military in Iraq

    -17/3/04

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    Christian removed at gunpoint by US military in Iraq

    -17/3/04

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  • 17 Mar 2004

    Political row breaks out over Second Coming

    -17/3/04

    A has broken out between political parties in South Africa over a comment made by Deputy Presid

    Political row breaks out over Second Coming

    -17/3/04

    A has broken out between political parties in South Africa over a comment made by Deputy Presid

  • 17 Mar 2004

    Gibson film boosts Christian sub culture

    -17/3/04

    Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ" has provided a boost for Christian sub-culture in the US

    Gibson film boosts Christian sub culture

    -17/3/04

    Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ" has provided a boost for Christian sub-culture in the US

  • 16 Mar 2004

    Baptist missionaries killed in Iraq

    -16/3/04

    Four Baptist missionaries from the US have died after gunmen opened fire on their vehicle in the northe

    Baptist missionaries killed in Iraq

    -16/3/04

    Four Baptist missionaries from the US have died after gunmen opened fire on their vehicle in the northe

  • 16 Mar 2004

    Christian Aid partners help Ugandan children

    -16/3/04

    Christian Aid partners have been helping children targeted by the Lord's Resistance Army in n

    Christian Aid partners help Ugandan children

    -16/3/04

    Christian Aid partners have been helping children targeted by the Lord's Resistance Army in n

  • 16 Mar 2004

    Pullman may feature Jesus in next novel

    -16/3/04

    The children's author Philip Pullman has disclosed that he might introduce the figure of Jesus in

    Pullman may feature Jesus in next novel

    -16/3/04

    The children's author Philip Pullman has disclosed that he might introduce the figure of Jesus in

  • 16 Mar 2004

    US cloergy charged over gay marriages

    -16/3/04

    Two New York state ministers have been charged for marrying 13 gay couples.

    US cloergy charged over gay marriages

    -16/3/04

    Two New York state ministers have been charged for marrying 13 gay couples.

  • 16 Mar 2004

    Passion star meets Pope

    -16/3/04

    The Vatican has confirmed that the actor who plays Jesus in the controversial The Passion of the Christ had an audi

    Passion star meets Pope

    -16/3/04

    The Vatican has confirmed that the actor who plays Jesus in the controversial The Passion of the Christ had an audi

  • 15 Mar 2004

    Institute calls for sustainable development to combat terror

    -15/3/04

    The Institute on Religion and Public Policy has called for continuing support

    Institute calls for sustainable development to combat terror

    -15/3/04

    The Institute on Religion and Public Policy has called for continuing support

  • 15 Mar 2004

    Non violent Palestinian activist arrives in Australia

    -15/3/04

    Saif Abukeshek, a co-ordinator of the non-violent Palestinian International Solidari

    Non violent Palestinian activist arrives in Australia

    -15/3/04

    Saif Abukeshek, a co-ordinator of the non-violent Palestinian International Solidari

  • 15 Mar 2004

    Catholics urged to oppose Government

    -15/3/04

    The leader of the Catholic church in Scotland is calling on churchgoers to campaign against a raft of

    Catholics urged to oppose Government

    -15/3/04

    The leader of the Catholic church in Scotland is calling on churchgoers to campaign against a raft of