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  • 31 Mar 2004

    Archbishop opens meeting of Christians and Muslims

    -31/3/04

    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, has opened a meeting of Christian and M

    Archbishop opens meeting of Christians and Muslims

    -31/3/04

    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, has opened a meeting of Christian and M

  • 31 Mar 2004

    Passion inspires artistic response

    -31/3/04

    Colin Brown, one of the nation's top airbrush illustrators in the 1990's, has been inspired to make an a

    Passion inspires artistic response

    -31/3/04

    Colin Brown, one of the nationís top airbrush illustrators in the 1990ís, has been inspired to make an a

  • 31 Mar 2004

    Children from Christian families in Burma between the ages of five and ten have been lured from their homes and placed in Buddhist monasteries.

  • 31 Mar 2004

    Row erupts over inclusivity of christian union

    -31/3/04

    A row has erupted between a University Students' Union and a Christian Union, which will on

    Row erupts over inclusivity of christian union

    -31/3/04

    A row has erupted between a University Students' Union and a Christian Union, which will on

  • 31 Mar 2004

    Church of Scotland to address demon possession

    -31/3/04

    The Church of Scotland is to recognise that exorcisms can be effective in delivering people

    Church of Scotland to address demon possession

    -31/3/04

    The Church of Scotland is to recognise that exorcisms can be effective in delivering people

  • 31 Mar 2004

    Four Christians arrested in Egypt

    -31/3/04

    Four Christians have been arrested in Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt after police found that they had Bibles an

    Four Christians arrested in Egypt

    -31/3/04

    Four Christians have been arrested in Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt after police found that they had Bibles an

  • 31 Mar 2004

    Namibian churches embrace nonviolence

    -31/3/04

    Churches in Namibia have resolved to nurture a culture of non-violence believing that society needs t

    Namibian churches embrace nonviolence

    -31/3/04

    Churches in Namibia have resolved to nurture a culture of non-violence believing that society needs t

  • 31 Mar 2004

    MPs motion backs recognition of Christmas and Easter

    -31/3/04

    A motion in the House of Commons has been tabled congratulating a Christian radio stat

    MPs motion backs recognition of Christmas and Easter

    -31/3/04

    A motion in the House of Commons has been tabled congratulating a Christian radio stat

  • 31 Mar 2004

    Bookshop rejects Christian best seller -31/3/04

    The Regent College Bookstore, one of the biggest Christian book stores in Canada, has refused to stock the fin

    Bookshop rejects Christian best seller -31/3/04

    The Regent College Bookstore, one of the biggest Christian book stores in Canada, has refused to stock the fin

  • 31 Mar 2004

    Bible reading increases in US following release of the Passion

    -31/3/04

    People in the US are reading the Bible more as a result of Mel Gibson's con

    Bible reading increases in US following release of the Passion

    -31/3/04

    People in the US are reading the Bible more as a result of Mel Gibson's con

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Bishop takes restorative action after hit and run conviction

    -30/3/04

    An example of restorative justice in action has emerged following the convict

    Bishop takes restorative action after hit and run conviction

    -30/3/04

    An example of restorative justice in action has emerged following the convict

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Christian Aid urges rethink on Rwanda

    -30/3/04

    On the 10th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda, Christian Aid is calling for the UK government to

    Christian Aid urges rethink on Rwanda

    -30/3/04

    On the 10th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda, Christian Aid is calling for the UK government to

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Catholic church launches political initiative

    -30/3/04

    The Catholic Bishops' Conference of England & Wales and Agencies have launched a Public Pol

    Catholic church launches political initiative

    -30/3/04

    The Catholic Bishops' Conference of England & Wales and Agencies have launched a Public Pol

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Churches welcome child protection survey

    -30/3/04

    Churches Together in Britain and Ireland, the ecumenical body which draws together Churches from

    Churches welcome child protection survey

    -30/3/04

    Churches Together in Britain and Ireland, the ecumenical body which draws together Churches from

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Development agencies issue warning to chancellor

    -30/3/04

    Gordon Brown faces intense pressure over British aid pledges today as leading UK developme

    Development agencies issue warning to chancellor

    -30/3/04

    Gordon Brown faces intense pressure over British aid pledges today as leading UK developme