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  • 31 Mar 2004

    Bookshop rejects Christian best seller -31/3/04

    The Regent College Bookstore, one of the biggest Christian book stores in Canada, has refused to stock the fin

    Bookshop rejects Christian best seller -31/3/04

    The Regent College Bookstore, one of the biggest Christian book stores in Canada, has refused to stock the fin

  • 31 Mar 2004

    Bible reading increases in US following release of the Passion

    -31/3/04

    People in the US are reading the Bible more as a result of Mel Gibson's con

    Bible reading increases in US following release of the Passion

    -31/3/04

    People in the US are reading the Bible more as a result of Mel Gibson's con

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Bishop takes restorative action after hit and run conviction

    -30/3/04

    An example of restorative justice in action has emerged following the convict

    Bishop takes restorative action after hit and run conviction

    -30/3/04

    An example of restorative justice in action has emerged following the convict

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Christian Aid urges rethink on Rwanda

    -30/3/04

    On the 10th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda, Christian Aid is calling for the UK government to

    Christian Aid urges rethink on Rwanda

    -30/3/04

    On the 10th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda, Christian Aid is calling for the UK government to

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Catholic church launches political initiative

    -30/3/04

    The Catholic Bishops' Conference of England & Wales and Agencies have launched a Public Pol

    Catholic church launches political initiative

    -30/3/04

    The Catholic Bishops' Conference of England & Wales and Agencies have launched a Public Pol

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Churches welcome child protection survey

    -30/3/04

    Churches Together in Britain and Ireland, the ecumenical body which draws together Churches from

    Churches welcome child protection survey

    -30/3/04

    Churches Together in Britain and Ireland, the ecumenical body which draws together Churches from

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Development agencies issue warning to chancellor

    -30/3/04

    Gordon Brown faces intense pressure over British aid pledges today as leading UK developme

    Development agencies issue warning to chancellor

    -30/3/04

    Gordon Brown faces intense pressure over British aid pledges today as leading UK developme

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Religious leaders commit to stem African violence

    -30/3/04

    Christian, Muslim, and Hindu leaders gathering in Nairobi have committed to work togethe

    Religious leaders commit to stem African violence

    -30/3/04

    Christian, Muslim, and Hindu leaders gathering in Nairobi have committed to work togethe

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Passion of the Christ storms UK box office

    -30/3/04

    Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ has stormed to the top of the UK and Ireland box office

    Passion of the Christ storms UK box office

    -30/3/04

    Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ has stormed to the top of the UK and Ireland box office

  • 30 Mar 2004

    -30/3/04

    The Israeli Government's refusal to renew visas to Christian clergy in the Holy Land has precipitated a crisis with the entire Christian world, say church representatives.

    -30/3/04

    The Israeli Government's refusal to renew visas to Christian clergy in the Holy Land has precipitated a crisis with the entire Christian world, say church representatives.

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Warning to church over abuse

    -30/3/04

    A warning has been issued to churches by a charity which advises on child protection, that another tragedy lik

    Warning to church over abuse

    -30/3/04

    A warning has been issued to churches by a charity which advises on child protection, that another tragedy lik

  • 30 Mar 2004

    Religious communities in Kosovo must be taken seriously say churches

    -30/3/04

    The "failure to see and prevent" the recent outbreak of violence in K

    Religious communities in Kosovo must be taken seriously say churches

    -30/3/04

    The "failure to see and prevent" the recent outbreak of violence in K

  • 29 Mar 2004

    Catholic agency challenges attempt to block cheap AIDS treatment

    -29/3/04

    The Catholic Aid Agency CAFOD says attempts by the United States governmen

    Catholic agency challenges attempt to block cheap AIDS treatment

    -29/3/04

    The Catholic Aid Agency CAFOD says attempts by the United States governmen

  • 29 Mar 2004

    -29/3/04

    British Muslims have reacted with anger to a perceived attack on Islamic culture delivered by Lord Carey, the former Archbishop of Canterbury.

    In a speech in Rome the former Archb

    -29/3/04

    British Muslims have reacted with anger to a perceived attack on Islamic culture delivered by Lord Carey, the former Archbishop of Canterbury.

    In a speech in Rome the former Archb

  • 29 Mar 2004

    -29/3/04

    On Racial Justice Sunday, 12 September 2004 the Churches' Commission for Racial Justice will invite Christians to say 'yes' to diversity and dignity for all and 'no' to injustic

    -29/3/04

    On Racial Justice Sunday, 12 September 2004 the Churches' Commission for Racial Justice will invite Christians to say 'yes' to diversity and dignity for all and 'no' to injustic