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  • 23 Sep 2003

    Colin Powell labels US Judeo-Christian

    -23/9/03

    US Secretary of State Colin Powell called the United States a Judeo-Christian country on Monday but

    Colin Powell labels US Judeo-Christian

    -23/9/03

    US Secretary of State Colin Powell called the United States a Judeo-Christian country on Monday but

  • 23 Sep 2003

    Vatican call for elimination of nuclear weapons

    -23/9/03

    The Vatican's delegate to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) repeated the Churc

    Vatican call for elimination of nuclear weapons

    -23/9/03

    The Vatican's delegate to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) repeated the Churc

  • 22 Sep 2003

    Children locked up for having bibles says Amnesty

    -22/9/03

    Eritrea has locked up dozens of children in metal shipping containers at a military base

    Children locked up for having bibles says Amnesty

    -22/9/03

    Eritrea has locked up dozens of children in metal shipping containers at a military base

  • 22 Sep 2003

    Archbishop says criminal justice system is failing children

    -22/9/03

    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, delivered a scathing attack on t

    Archbishop says criminal justice system is failing children

    -22/9/03

    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, delivered a scathing attack on t

  • 22 Sep 2003

    Archbishop tells Evangelicals to listen

    -22/9/03

    Recent political infighting and controversy around the issue of homosexuality had 'eaten out the he

    Archbishop tells Evangelicals to listen

    -22/9/03

    Recent political infighting and controversy around the issue of homosexuality had ìeaten out the he

  • 22 Sep 2003

    Campaigners react to call for limited restrictions on human cloning

    -22/9/03

    Pro-life campaigners have reacted today against a statement by Lord May

    Campaigners react to call for limited restrictions on human cloning

    -22/9/03

    Pro-life campaigners have reacted today against a statement by Lord May

  • 19 Sep 2003

    Evangelicals gather at Blackpool

    -19/9/03

    The Archbishop of Canterbury is set to face renewed pressure to resist the ordination of gay bishops as Ch

    Evangelicals gather at Blackpool

    -19/9/03

    The Archbishop of Canterbury is set to face renewed pressure to resist the ordination of gay bishops as Ch

  • 17 Sep 2003

    Christian socialists announce party conference events

    -17/9/03

    The Christian Socialist Movement (CSM) has announced that it will be holding a series

    Christian socialists announce party conference events

    -17/9/03

    The Christian Socialist Movement (CSM) has announced that it will be holding a series

  • 17 Sep 2003

    Catholics demand role in Iraq government

    -17/9/03

    The 19 Chaldean Catholic bishops of Iraq have issued a demand to US civil administrator Paul Breme

    Catholics demand role in Iraq government

    -17/9/03

    The 19 Chaldean Catholic bishops of Iraq have issued a demand to US civil administrator Paul Breme

  • 16 Sep 2003

    Failure at Cancun a blow for worlds poor

    -16/9/03

    The Catholic aid agency, CAFOD, has expressed deep regret at the failure of the World Trade Organi

    Failure at Cancun a blow for worlds poor

    -16/9/03

    The Catholic aid agency, CAFOD, has expressed deep regret at the failure of the World Trade Organi

  • 16 Sep 2003

    Maluku Islands move towards peace

    -16/9/03

    People on the Maluku Islands of Indonesia celebrated another step towards peace as the Indonesian governm

    Maluku Islands move towards peace

    -16/9/03

    People on the Maluku Islands of Indonesia celebrated another step towards peace as the Indonesian governm

  • 16 Sep 2003

    Church Society calls for exclusion of episcopal church

    -16/9/03

    The Church Society has written to Primates in the Church of England calling for the

    Church Society calls for exclusion of episcopal church

    -16/9/03

    The Church Society has written to Primates in the Church of England calling for the

  • 16 Sep 2003

    IDS pushes compassionate conservatism theme

    -16/9/03

    Iain Duncan Smith accused Tony Blair yesterday of neglecting the poor and creating a more "uneq

    IDS pushes compassionate conservatism theme

    -16/9/03

    Iain Duncan Smith accused Tony Blair yesterday of neglecting the poor and creating a more "uneq

  • 16 Sep 2003

    Clergy resign over gay ban

    -16/9/03

    Two Church of England clergymen have resigned from senior diocesan posts in protest against a decision by Manche

    Clergy resign over gay ban

    -16/9/03

    Two Church of England clergymen have resigned from senior diocesan posts in protest against a decision by Manche

  • 15 Sep 2003

    -15/9/03

    It has emerged that a senior Church of England figure intervened to prevent the forthcoming service of remembrance for the Iraq war at St Paul's Cathedral being billed as a thanksgi

    -15/9/03

    It has emerged that a senior Church of England figure intervened to prevent the forthcoming service of remembrance for the Iraq war at St Paul's Cathedral being billed as a thanksgi