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  • 19 Mar 2004

    Gibson plans second biblical epic

    -19/3/04

    Mel Gibson has revealed he is planning another Biblical epic ó based on a Jewish revolt in 200BC, told in

    Gibson plans second biblical epic

    -19/3/04

    Mel Gibson has revealed he is planning another Biblical epic ó based on a Jewish revolt in 200BC, told in

  • 19 Mar 2004

    New book urges biblical makeover

    -19/3/04

    A US Author is confronting 'immodesty' in the church with a new book aimed at Christian women.

    New book urges biblical makeover

    -19/3/04

    A US Author is confronting ìimmodestyî in the church with a new book aimed at Christian women.

  • 19 Mar 2004

    BBC set to examine Noah and his ark

    -19/3/04

    In a programme to be broadcast this weekend, the BBC will examine the Genesis account of Noah and the A

    BBC set to examine Noah and his ark

    -19/3/04

    In a programme to be broadcast this weekend, the BBC will examine the Genesis account of Noah and the A

  • 19 Mar 2004

    Webzines blistering attack on church hypocrisy over Gibson film

    -19/3/04

    The satirical web site Ship of Fools has released a blistering attack on th

    Webzines blistering attack on church hypocrisy over Gibson film

    -19/3/04

    The satirical web site Ship of Fools has released a blistering attack on th

  • 19 Mar 2004

    Churches get increased tax beak

    -19/3/04

    Churches have been handed a £10m tax windfall and granted a significant increase in VAT relief on building

    Churches get increased tax beak

    -19/3/04

    Churches have been handed a £10m tax windfall and granted a significant increase in VAT relief on building

  • 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