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  • 20 Apr 2004

    German evangelicals urged to stop fighting -20/4/04

    Hanover, April 20 (idea) ? The German Evangelical Al

    German evangelicals urged to stop fighting -20/4/04

    Hanover, April 20 (idea) ? The German Evangelical Al

  • 19 Apr 2004

    More than a quarter of parents are willing to lie to get their children into good schools, including pretending to have Christian beliefs a survey has found.

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Bishop warns yes voters in Cyprus will go to hell

    -19/4/04

    A Greek Cypriot bishop has said that voters face damnation if they approve a plan to reun

    Bishop warns yes voters in Cyprus will go to hell

    -19/4/04

    A Greek Cypriot bishop has said that voters face damnation if they approve a plan to reun

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Life is worse for poor in Iraq says Christian Aid survey

    -19/4/04

    The quality of life for Iraq's poor has deteriorated since the defeat of the Sadd

    Life is worse for poor in Iraq says Christian Aid survey

    -19/4/04

    The quality of life for Iraq's poor has deteriorated since the defeat of the Sadd

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Language of crusade revived by Bush camp

    -19/4/04

    As Christians in Iraq face threats from Muslims who perceive the invasion of Iraq as a Christian a

    Language of crusade revived by Bush camp

    -19/4/04

    As Christians in Iraq face threats from Muslims who perceive the invasion of Iraq as a Christian a

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Iraqi group threatens Christians in Falluja

    -19/4/04

    A group fighting US occupation in Falluja has called on the United Nations to stop the US siege

    Iraqi group threatens Christians in Falluja

    -19/4/04

    A group fighting US occupation in Falluja has called on the United Nations to stop the US siege

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Christian peer to head Tory commission on debt

    -19/4/04

    The Conservative party has announced it is to hold a commission on household debt, to be hea

    Christian peer to head Tory commission on debt

    -19/4/04

    The Conservative party has announced it is to hold a commission on household debt, to be hea

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Church congregation attacked in Indonesia

    -19/4/04

    A church congregation in Indonesia has been sprayed with bullets as they were singing hymns on Ea

    Church congregation attacked in Indonesia

    -19/4/04

    A church congregation in Indonesia has been sprayed with bullets as they were singing hymns on Ea

  • 19 Apr 2004

    PM personally sanctioned Jeffrey John appointment

    -19/4/04

    Tony Blair personally sanctioned the controversial appointment of Jeffrey John as the nex

    PM personally sanctioned Jeffrey John appointment

    -19/4/04

    Tony Blair personally sanctioned the controversial appointment of Jeffrey John as the nex

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Methodist Church alarmed at Bush's endorsement of Sharon proposals

    -19/4/04

    The President of the Methodist conference has branded US backing for Ari

    Methodist Church alarmed at Bushís endorsement of Sharon proposals

    -19/4/04

    The President of the Methodist conference has branded US backing for Ari

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Pope urges philippines to oppose death penalty

    -19/4/04

    In the run up to the presidential election in the Philippines, the Pope has urged politician

    Pope urges philippines to oppose death penalty

    -19/4/04

    In the run up to the presidential election in the Philippines, the Pope has urged politician

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Pope says killing of Hamas leader was contrary to will of God

    -19/4/04

    The killing of Hamas leader Abdel Aziz Rantissi was an 'inhuman act,' Pope Jo

    Pope says killing of Hamas leader was contrary to will of God

    -19/4/04

    The killing of Hamas leader Abdel Aziz Rantissi was an ìinhuman act,î Pope Jo

  • 19 Apr 2004

    Churches accept guilt for Rwandan genocide

    -19/4/04

    A recognition of the churches' failure to address the genocide in Rwanda ten years ago, and an

    Churches accept guilt for Rwandan genocide

    -19/4/04

    A recognition of the churches' failure to address the genocide in Rwanda ten years ago, and an

  • 16 Apr 2004

    Catholics begin peace initiative in Columbia

    -16/4/04

    About 100 Roman Catholic priests are planning a trip through some of Colombia's most dangerou

    Catholics begin peace initiative in Columbia

    -16/4/04

    About 100 Roman Catholic priests are planning a trip through some of Colombia's most dangerou

  • 16 Apr 2004

    US churches say Bush is backing roadmap to war

    -16/4/04

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    US churches say Bush is backing roadmap to war

    -16/4/04

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