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  • 11 Dec 2003

    Relationship of church and military strengthens in Australia

    -11/12/03

    Those concerned about the church being too closely aligned with the military

    Relationship of church and military strengthens in Australia

    -11/12/03

    Those concerned about the church being too closely aligned with the military

  • 11 Dec 2003

    Protests on behalf of Eritrean Christians

    -11/12/03

    Staff from Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) and some 30 supporters have protested outside th

    Protests on behalf of Eritrean Christians

    -11/12/03

    Staff from Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) and some 30 supporters have protested outside th

  • 11 Dec 2003

    4 in 10 may attend local church this Christmas

    -11/12/03

    Four people out of every 10 (more than 39%) are likely to attend a local church this Christ

    4 in 10 may attend local church this Christmas

    -11/12/03

    Four people out of every 10 (more than 39%) are likely to attend a local church this Christ

  • 9 Dec 2003

    Samba clergyman has arms protest case dismissed

    -Dec 9, 2003

    Deacon Dave Havard has had his case dismissed, following his arrest during protests aga

    Samba clergyman has arms protest case dismissed

    -Dec 9, 2003

    Deacon Dave Havard has had his case dismissed, following his arrest during protests aga

  • 8 Dec 2003

    David Brent to appear as Jesus

    -8/12/03

    Comedy star Ricky Gervais appears as Jesus Christ while Ant and Dec are two high camp princes in a series of

    David Brent to appear as Jesus

    -8/12/03

    Comedy star Ricky Gervais appears as Jesus Christ while Ant and Dec are two high camp princes in a series of

  • 8 Dec 2003

    Archbishop pleads for stability in N Ireland

    -8/12/03

    The head of the Anglican Church in Ireland has made an impassioned plea to Northern Ireland's

    Archbishop pleads for stability in N Ireland

    -8/12/03

    The head of the Anglican Church in Ireland has made an impassioned plea to Northern Ireland's

  • 8 Dec 2003

    Trade Justice Campaigners plan week of action

    -8/12/03

    Trade justice campaigners who gathered for an international conference in Delhi at the end o

    Trade Justice Campaigners plan week of action

    -8/12/03

    Trade justice campaigners who gathered for an international conference in Delhi at the end o

  • 25 Nov 2003

    Welcome for AIDS taskforce

    -25/11/03

    The director of Catholic aid agency CAFOD has welcomed the announcement of a joint US/UK taskforce on HIV/AIDS

    Welcome for AIDS taskforce

    -25/11/03

    The director of Catholic aid agency CAFOD has welcomed the announcement of a joint US/UK taskforce on HIV/AIDS

  • 25 Nov 2003

    Christians warn of new generation of nuclear weapons

    -25/11/03

    Christians are warning that tens of thousands of casualties may be the result of the

    Christians warn of new generation of nuclear weapons

    -25/11/03

    Christians are warning that tens of thousands of casualties may be the result of the

  • 14 Nov 2003

    Church backs religious apartheid

    -14/11/03

    Attempts to keep Catholic and Protestant pupils apart at a new £33 million campus shared by their two old

    Church backs religious apartheid

    -14/11/03

    Attempts to keep Catholic and Protestant pupils apart at a new £33 million campus shared by their two old

  • 14 Nov 2003

    Conference to inspire Jubilee 2000 style action

    -14/11/03

    Christian Aid is bringing international trade justice campaigners together at the end of t

    Conference to inspire Jubilee 2000 style action

    -14/11/03

    Christian Aid is bringing international trade justice campaigners together at the end of t

  • 14 Nov 2003

    Jesuits speak out against GM food

    -14/11/03

    Two Jesuits have told a Vatican biotech forum that tinkering with God's creation by making new plant sp

    Jesuits speak out against GM food

    -14/11/03

    Two Jesuits have told a Vatican biotech forum that tinkering with God's creation by making new plant sp

  • 14 Nov 2003

    Williams to be honoured by Catholic church

    -14/11/03

    The Archbishop of Canterbury will today receive one of the top honours awarded by the Catholic

    Williams to be honoured by Catholic church

    -14/11/03

    The Archbishop of Canterbury will today receive one of the top honours awarded by the Catholic

  • 13 Nov 2003

    Christian Aid gives evidence to MPs on Palestinian occupation

    -13/11/03

    Christian Aid was due to give evidence this week to a Parliamentary inquiry

    Christian Aid gives evidence to MPs on Palestinian occupation

    -13/11/03

    Christian Aid was due to give evidence this week to a Parliamentary inquiry

  • 13 Nov 2003

    Memorial for Mike Yaconelli announced

    -13/11/03

    Following the recent death of Mike Yaconelli, a regular and popular contributor at the Greenbelt art

    Memorial for Mike Yaconelli announced

    -13/11/03

    Following the recent death of Mike Yaconelli, a regular and popular contributor at the Greenbelt art