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  • June 2, 2005

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    Find books now: Israel releases Palestinian prisoners -02/06/05 Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners boarded buses early today at a prison in southern Israel on their way to freedom, the last phase of an Israeli pledge to...
  • June 2, 2005

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    Find books now: Christians face trial following peace protests -02/06/05 Four Christian anti-war protestors face a two-day trial at Bow Street Magistrates Court in central London starting on Monday 6th June, following...
  • June 1, 2005

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    Find books now: Christians remember dead after Indonesia bombings -01/06/05 Mourners in Tentana, Indonesia, today remembered the victims of twin bombings that killed at least 20 people in a crowded marketplace in a...
  • June 1, 2005

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    Find books now: Think tanks call for ground-up democratic renewal -01/06/05 As the governing elites in Europeís largest nation states prepare for the Netherlands EU constitution vote following Franceís referendum ënoí...
  • June 1, 2005

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    Find books now: Christians asked by Pope to renounce power and wealth -01/06/05 Christians are called to renounce power and wealth and should choose instead to serve others with Christ's humility, Pope Benedict XVI...
  • June 1, 2005

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    Find books now: Neighbourhood reality TV show ignites religious ire -01/06/05 While the new ëBig Brotherí fails to excite British TV audiences and viewers seek ever more ingenious ways of avoiding ëCelebrity Love...
  • May 31, 2005

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    Find books now: Churches urge Blair to rethink logic of globalisation -31/05/05 The G8 should rethink the logic of corporate globalisation and economic models of excessive competition that have widened the gap between...
  • May 31, 2005

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    Find books now: Church works to develop new ideas of 'just war' -31/05/05 Church of England and Roman Catholic theologians are working to come up with new approaches to what might be considered a ìjust warî in the...
  • May 30, 2005

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    Find books now: Bishops denounce arms sales loopholes -30/05/05 Four senior Church of England bishops are urging Tony Blairís new Trade and Industry Secretary, Alan Johnson, to change the law so that British arms will...
  • May 25, 2005

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    Find books now: Christians welcome EU aid breakthrough -25/05/05 Christians have welcomed a "major breakthrough" in the fight against world poverty, which has been hammered out in Brussels. The deal, agreed by the EU'...