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Christian mass successfully held at church in small Iraqi village nearly 20 miles north of ISIS stronghold of Mosul this past Sunday


Iraqi Christian Village in Nineveh Hosts First Mass Since ISIS Takeover By Samuel Smith , CP Reporter November 21, 2014|8:05 am source: http://www.christianpost.com/news/iraqi-christian-village-in-nineveh-hosts-first-mass-since-isis-takeover-129993/ (Photo: Reuters/Ahmed Jadallah) Displaced Iraqi Christians who fled from Islamic State militants in Mosul, pray at a … Continue reading

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The Bishop who stood up to China


1 of 12. Rev. Thaddeus Ma Daqin gives the holy communion to a woman at Sheshan Cathedral, Shanghai in this April 30, 2012 picture provided to Reuters by ucanews.com on October 11, 2013. Credit: Reuters/ucanews.com Related News China’s underground resistance … Continue reading

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The Ministry of an Orthodox Army Chaplain


The Ministry of an Orthodox Army Chaplain January 23, 2014 Have Icon, Will Travel: At 11:20 p.m. on April 3, 2010, a loud explosion broke the night silence around the main chapel on Bagram Air Field (BAF) in Afghanistan. I was … Continue reading

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Must not use the word “GOD” in your service? Some Christians, under criminal charges, can’t.


Malaysia’s God problem erupts, tarnishing moderate image Original article By Stuart Grudgings 5 hours ago     . View gallery A priest and altar boys walk down the aisle after prayers were conducted during a mass service inside … By Stuart … Continue reading

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Does Christianity need Liturgy?


Here is an age old argument which divides Christians, Protestants and Sacramental liturgies alike. Entire article Posted on Sunday, 19 January, 2014 The question has been in my mind since I read Mosebach’s book and gave some general comments in … Continue reading

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Ancient House Churches


The Eucharistic Liturgy in Ancient House Churches Vincent Martini Many evangelical groups today are proposing that we abandon “traditional” models of “being the Church,” and instead replace that stodginess with what is presumably a more “New Testament” model: that of … Continue reading

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A Charismatic Invasion of Anglicanism?


First Things is published by The Institute on Religion and Public Life, an interreligious, nonpartisan research and education institute whose purpose is to advance a religiously informed public philosophy for the ordering of society. Editor: R.R. Reno A Charismatic Invasion … Continue reading

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