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  • 6 Apr 2004

    Church representatives to visit Rwanda on 10th anniversary of genocide

    -6/4/04

    The moderator of the World Council of Churches' central committee, H

    Church representatives to visit Rwanda on 10th anniversary of genocide

    -6/4/04

    The moderator of the World Council of Churches' central committee, H

  • 6 Apr 2004

    Top Christian urges Israelis and Palestinians to see reason

    -6/4/04

    The top Roman Catholic clergyman in the Holy Land has urged Israeli and Palestin

    Top Christian urges Israelis and Palestinians to see reason

    -6/4/04

    The top Roman Catholic clergyman in the Holy Land has urged Israeli and Palestin

  • 5 Apr 2004

    Catholic church backs channel 4 abortion documentary

    -5/4/04

    The Catholic church in England and Wales has said that a controversial channel 4 docume

    Catholic church backs channel 4 abortion documentary

    -5/4/04

    The Catholic church in England and Wales has said that a controversial channel 4 docume

  • 5 Apr 2004

    Reference to Christianity in EU constitution gaining support

    -5/4/04

    The controversial issue of whether there should be a reference to Christianity

    Reference to Christianity in EU constitution gaining support

    -5/4/04

    The controversial issue of whether there should be a reference to Christianity

  • 4 Apr 2004

    Victory for schoolgirl may end pro-christian bias

    -4/4/04

    An end to discrimination against people of no religious faith, and in particular those att

    Victory for schoolgirl may end pro-christian bias

    -4/4/04

    An end to discrimination against people of no religious faith, and in particular those att

  • 4 Apr 2004

    Secondary schools convert to church in record numbers

    -4/4/04

    Record numbers of secondary schools are becoming Church of England schools to fulfil p

    Secondary schools convert to church in record numbers

    -4/4/04

    Record numbers of secondary schools are becoming Church of England schools to fulfil p

  • 4 Apr 2004

    Methodist streak in Cabinet derails plans for gambling liberalisation

    -4/4/04

    A 'Methodist streak' in the cabinet ó understood to have been led by T

    Methodist streak in Cabinet derails plans for gambling liberalisation

    -4/4/04

    A ìMethodist streakî in the cabinet ó understood to have been led by T

  • 4 Apr 2004

    Jews blamed more for death of Christ after Passion

    -4/4/04

    The percentage of Americans who say Jews were responsible for Christ's death is rising a

    Jews blamed more for death of Christ after Passion

    -4/4/04

    The percentage of Americans who say Jews were responsible for Christ's death is rising a

  • 4 Apr 2004

    -4/4/04

    The Vatican's top diplomat in the Holy Land has publicly rebuked Israeli officials for refusing to

    -4/4/04

    The Vatican's top diplomat in the Holy Land has publicly rebuked Israeli officials for refusing to

  • 3 Apr 2004

    Church hospitals need clarity on Popes euthanasia speech

    -3/4/04

    A recent

    Church hospitals need clarity on Popes euthanasia speech

    -3/4/04

    A recent

  • 2 Apr 2004

    -2/4/04

    10 James Bond look-alikes including representatives from Christian Aid agencies, have handed over a 'Licence to Kill Poverty' at the Treasury as part of an ongoing campaign to incre

    -2/4/04

    10 James Bond look-alikes including representatives from Christian Aid agencies, have handed over a 'Licence to Kill Poverty' at the Treasury as part of an ongoing campaign to incre

  • 2 Apr 2004

    Christians subject to wave of arrests in Eritrea

    -2/4/04

    Eritrean authorities have raided the private homes of Christians, arresting and jailing adu

    Christians subject to wave of arrests in Eritrea

    -2/4/04

    Eritrean authorities have raided the private homes of Christians, arresting and jailing adu

  • 2 Apr 2004

    ITV set to cut religious programming

    -2/4/04

    The head of ITV has said that he wants to cut the amount of religious programming on the network.

    ITV set to cut religious programming

    -2/4/04

    The head of ITV has said that he wants to cut the amount of religious programming on the network.

  • 2 Apr 2004

    Church can present human face of God says methodist president

    -2/4/04

    The President of the Methodist Conference has suggested that the church, at it

    Church can present human face of God says methodist president

    -2/4/04

    The President of the Methodist Conference has suggested that the church, at it

  • 2 Apr 2004

    A newspaper has published a "10 commandments of Christian pop" containing tongue-in-cheek advice to Christian pop artists.