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  • 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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  • 16 Apr 2004

    Christians welcome new UN rapporteur on North Korea

    -16/4/04

    A Christian human rights group has welcomed the establishment of the post of a United N

    Christians welcome new UN rapporteur on North Korea

    -16/4/04

    A Christian human rights group has welcomed the establishment of the post of a United N

  • 16 Apr 2004

    Christians line up to oppose Israeli barrier

    -16/4/04

    Christian groups, agencies, churches and denominations are expressing opposition to Israel's

    Christians line up to oppose Israeli barrier

    -16/4/04

    Christian groups, agencies, churches and denominations are expressing opposition to Israel's

  • 15 Apr 2004

    Author challenges theology of Left Behind series and Christian zionists

    -15/4/04

    A new book has been published which directly challenges both the th

    Author challenges theology of Left Behind series and Christian zionists

    -15/4/04

    A new book has been published which directly challenges both the th

  • 15 Apr 2004

    Israeli Prime Minister accused of betrayal by Christian Zionists

    -15/4/04

    Following the news that Israel's Prime Minister has vowed to hold on to

    Israeli Prime Minister accused of betrayal by Christian Zionists

    -15/4/04

    Following the news that Israel's Prime Minister has vowed to hold on to

  • 15 Apr 2004

    Christian peacemakers advised to leave Iraq

    -15/4/04

    A Christian peacemaking delegation and team have left Baghdad after advice from Iraqi colleague

    Christian peacemakers advised to leave Iraq

    -15/4/04

    A Christian peacemaking delegation and team have left Baghdad after advice from Iraqi colleague

  • 15 Apr 2004

    Christian human rights group praises Egyptian action

    -15/4/04

    A Christian human rights group is praising prompt police action in a recent episode th

    Christian human rights group praises Egyptian action

    -15/4/04

    A Christian human rights group is praising prompt police action in a recent episode th

  • 15 Apr 2004

    Methodist concern over escalating violence in Iraq

    -15/4/04

    The Methodist Church in the UK has expressed concern over the escalating violence in Ira

    Methodist concern over escalating violence in Iraq

    -15/4/04

    The Methodist Church in the UK has expressed concern over the escalating violence in Ira

  • 15 Apr 2004

    Pro-lifers concerned after preview of abortion documentary

    -15/4/04

    The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (SPUC) has expressed disappoin

    Pro-lifers concerned after preview of abortion documentary

    -15/4/04

    The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (SPUC) has expressed disappoin