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  • 7 Apr 2004

    Christian arts festival locals fear noise and litter hell

    -7/4/04

    Residents around the Greenbelt arts festival which will this year will be attended

    Christian arts festival locals fear noise and litter hell

    -7/4/04

    Residents around the Greenbelt arts festival which will this year will be attended

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Report states gambling bill will increase problems say Methodists

    -7/4/04

    The joint parliamantary committee on the Draft Gambling Bill has stated in

    Report states gambling bill will increase problems say Methodists

    -7/4/04

    The joint parliamantary committee on the Draft Gambling Bill has stated in

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Iraqi Christians fear Easter attacks

    -7/4/04

    Iraqi Christians have said they fear that they may be subject to attacks over the Easter period.

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    Iraqi Christians fear Easter attacks

    -7/4/04

    Iraqi Christians have said they fear that they may be subject to attacks over the Easter period.

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  • 7 Apr 2004

    1500 Christians killed in Nigeria

    -7/4/04

    Religious violence that erupted in the Nigerian state of Plateau a few weeks ago has expanded and resulted

    1500 Christians killed in Nigeria

    -7/4/04

    Religious violence that erupted in the Nigerian state of Plateau a few weeks ago has expanded and resulted

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Religion survey challenges idea of secularisation

    -7/4/04

    Proponents of the secularisation thesis will be challenged by the findings of a new survey

    Religion survey challenges idea of secularisation

    -7/4/04

    Proponents of the secularisation thesis will be challenged by the findings of a new survey

  • 7 Apr 2004

    Catholic bishops launch resource for evangelisation

    -7/4/04

    A new agency has been launched by the Bishops of England and Wales to support and resour

    Catholic bishops launch resource for evangelisation

    -7/4/04

    A new agency has been launched by the Bishops of England and Wales to support and resour

  • 6 Apr 2004

    Christian Democrats attack opposition over Christian principles

    -6/4/04

    The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) in South Africa has accused th

    Christian Democrats attack opposition over Christian principles

    -6/4/04

    The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) in South Africa has accused th

  • 6 Apr 2004

    Evangelical Christians support Israels right to kill terrorists

    -6/4/04

    Evangelical Christians in America overwhelmingly support Israel's right to

    Evangelical Christians support Israels right to kill terrorists

    -6/4/04

    Evangelical Christians in America overwhelmingly support Israel's right to

  • 6 Apr 2004

    Bishop says treatment of asylum seekers undermines Iraq reconstruction

    -6/4/04

    The Bishop of Liverpool has criticised the Government over its policy

    Bishop says treatment of asylum seekers undermines Iraq reconstruction

    -6/4/04

    The Bishop of Liverpool has criticised the Government over its policy

  • 6 Apr 2004

    Methodist Church announces 11th commandment

    -6/4/04

    The Methodist Church has announced the winners to its

    Methodist Church announces 11th commandment

    -6/4/04

    The Methodist Church has announced the winners to its

  • 6 Apr 2004

    -6/4/04

    "The Passion of the Christ" is not showing in Israel because no one has asked for it, distributors say.

    -6/4/04

    "The Passion of the Christ" is not showing in Israel because no one has asked for it, distributors say.

  • 6 Apr 2004

    Rock star to search for the meaning of Easter

    -6/4/04

    Rock star Rick Wakeman is to go in search of the meaning of Easter tonight on BBC1.

    Rock star to search for the meaning of Easter

    -6/4/04

    Rock star Rick Wakeman is to go in search of the meaning of Easter tonight on BBC1.

  • 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