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Gay Activists Plan Visits to Christian Colleges for “Beyond Equality Ride”

By   /  March 9, 2016  /  Education, Events, Featured, Politics  /  No Comments

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WordNews.org) March 9, 2016 — A dozen gay activists announced in a press release plans to visit religious colleges to challenge what they believe are the schools’ “anti-LGBTQI policies and empower youth in the South to tackle fundamentalists Christian beliefs about race, sexuality and gender.” The 12 are dubbing their two-week effort the […]

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CPAC’s conservative credentials questioned

By   /  March 7, 2016  /  Featured, Politics, Uncategorized  /  No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WordNews.org) March 7, 2016 –The Conservative Political Action Conference has wrapped up, selecting via straw poll Sen. Ted Cruz as its pick for the GOP presidential nomination. But one group is challenging just how conservative CPAC is. The American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Property issued a press release with […]

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Is shutting down the U.S. government ‘Unbiblical?’

By   /  October 5, 2013  /  Law, Politics  /  No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WordNews.org) Oct. 5, 2013 – There has been a range of responses to the government shutdown from a variety of religious organizations, with one group even calling the shutdown unbiblical. Institute on Religion and Democracy noted responses ranged from temperate from “oldline” Protestant groups to the declaration for the socially liberal Sojourners’ Jim […]

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A conversation with Josh McDowell: What’s wrong with America? (Part 1)

By   /  June 25, 2013  /  Books, Church, Entertainment, Featured, Politics  /  No Comments

PLANO, Texas (WordNews.org) June 25, 2013 – Josh McDowell is not an alarmist. And yet the author of 138 books, including “More than a Carpenter” and “Evidence that Demands a Verdict,” is concerned about the direction America is headed in. In an exclusive interview with WordNews.org, the best-selling Christian author and iconic apologist, said the […]

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Prayer and fasting urged while verdict out on abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell

By   /  April 29, 2013  /  Law, Politics, Pro-life  /  No Comments

PHILADELPHIA (WordNews.org) April 29, 2013 – A prayer vigil began today at noon in front of the Courthouse in Philadelphia as closing arguments are scheduled in the murder trial of abortion-doctor Kermit Gosnell. At a press conference in Philadelphia today, pro-life leaders called on Americans to join them in prayer and fasting as the verdict […]

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Pro-lifers to protest outside Planned Parenthood, release anti-GOP video

By   /  January 24, 2013  /  Featured, Politics, Pro-life  /  No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WordNews.org) Jan. 24, 2013 – Pro-life leaders will descend on Washington, D.C. today in front of Planned Parenthood to pray for an end to abortion and then release a video chastising Republican leaders who funding abortion. The national leaders will release their first video today at 10 a.m. demanding the U.S. House of […]

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Roe v. Wade: 40 years later

By   /  January 22, 2013  /  Featured, Law, Politics, Pro-life  /  No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WordNew.org) Jan. 22, 2013 – Forty years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court made abortion legal across the nation. One pro-life group is commemorating the day by placing 3,300 flowers in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, one flower for each baby aborted each day. “On the 40th Memorial of Roe v. Wade, our […]

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Growth in Mormonism, sexual liberalism on Christian colleges among trends institute predicts will top religious news in 2013

By   /  January 5, 2013  /  Church, Education, Featured, Politics  /  No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WordNews.org) Jan. 5, 2013 – Christian persecution in the Middle East will continue to ramp up, leading to mass emigration. Mormonism’s popularity will continue to grow. Sexual liberalism will spread in evangelical colleges and universities. Those are three of the predictions made by the Institute on Religion in Democracy that will be among […]

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