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Pharmacist argues sale of Plan B violates religious beliefs

Pharmacist argues sale of Plan B violates religious beliefs

Seven years ago, two pharmacists sued the state of Oregon after the Pharmacy Board forced them to carry and sell a contraceptive. On Thursday, the Nin...

Exit Polls: Conservative Christians showed up to vote on Election Day

Exit Polls: Conservative Christians showed up to vote on Election Day

Washington, DC--Conservative religious voters made up as big a percentage of the electorate as ever, backing Republicans at least as strongly as ever ...

Govt Tells Christian Ministers: Perform Same-Sex Weddings or Face Jail, Fines

Govt Tells Christian Ministers: Perform Same-Sex Weddings or Face Jail, Fines

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho – Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a federal lawsuit and a motion for a temporary restraining order Friday to stop offi...

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Missile Hits Malaysian Passenger Plane

A Malaysian passenger airline with 283 passengers and 15 crew members aboard was shot down and crashed in rebel-controled eastern Ukraine.

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American Pastors Network: New Reality Show Makes a Mockery of Marriage


PHILADELPHIA—A new reality show called “Married at First Sight” is legally marrying two complete strangers as part of a “social experiment”—all in the name of entertainment.

The show debuted last week on the FYI channel and follows three couples who are thrown into a legal marriage the moment they meet. A sexologist, psychologist, sociologist and spiritual adviser use “scientific matchmaking” to pair up the couples, then watch to see what happens. According to the show’s publicist, the marriages are indeed binding but the couples can have their divorces paid for by the show within six months, if they so choose.

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Prayer and Unity: The Quintessentially Jewish Response to a Kidnapping

JERUSALEM—With their pictures posted on countless Facebook pages and widely published in newspapers and on prayer1websites, the faces of the three missing Israeli teens have been etched deep into the global Jewish consciousness and individual Jewish hearts. But is there something quintessentially Jewish about the response to the crime of kidnapping?

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U.S. Works for Meriam Ibrahim Exit in Sudan Death Row Case

KHARTOUM, SUDAN (ANS) -- The U.S. says it is working with Sudan to ensure a woman freed from death row can leave Meriam Ibrahimthe country, after she was detained at Khartoum airport.

According to a story by the BBC, Meriam Ibrahim's lawyer says she and her husband are being questioned over their travel documents. It is thought they were trying to fly to the U.S.

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Messianic Jewish Leaders Oppose Presbyterian Divestment from Israel

PHILADELPHIAJune 12, 2014 /Christian News Service/ -- As the Presbyterian Church (USA) prepares to discuss divestment proposals designed to influence Israeli policy at its General Assembly in DetroitJune 14-21, leaders of the international organizations speaking for the Messianic Jewish community respond with a strong statement of support for Israel.

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