All posts tagged "Christians"

  • Church Post
    Court: Pakistani Christians Must Reveal Religion to Vote or Apply for Jobs

    Religious ID on passports has proven useful to asylum seekers. But expansion targeting Ahmadis threatens Christians’ employment prospects. Pakistan’s citizens must now declare their religion when applying for identity documents, or if they want to work in government or register to vote, Islamabad’s High Court ruled this month. Applicants who disguise their...

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    Jerusalem Christians Unite … to Close Church of the Holy Sepulchre

    Against centuries of precedent, Holy City authorities pursue $ 186 million in church taxes. In an action not seen in more than a century, the leaders of Jerusalem’s churches closed the doors of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre on Sunday in a show of united protest. The dramatic decision comes in response to...

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    Jerusalem Christians Unite … to Close Church of the Holy Sepulchre

    Against centuries of precedent, Holy City authorities pursue $ 186 million in church taxes. In an action not seen in more than a century, the leaders of Jerusalem’s churches closed the doors of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre on Sunday in a show of united protest. The dramatic decision comes in response to...

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    Puerto Rico: 3,000 Churches Damaged, Fewer Christians Left to Rebuild

    Attendance drops as 400,000 island residents move to the mainland. The evangelical church in Puerto Rico won’t be the same after Hurricane Maria. Even congregations that have resumed their regular gatherings after repairing buildings and regaining power are still missing a major part of church life: some of their members. An estimated...

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    Puerto Rico: 3,000 Churches Damaged, Fewer Christians Left to Rebuild

    Attendance drops as 400,000 island residents move to the mainland. The evangelical church in Puerto Rico won’t be the same after Hurricane Maria. Even congregations that have resumed their regular gatherings after repairing buildings and regaining power are still missing a major part of church life: some of their members. An estimated...

  • Church Post
    Puerto Rico: 3,000 Churches Damaged, Fewer Christians Left to Rebuild

    Attendance drops as 400,000 island residents move to the mainland. The evangelical church in Puerto Rico won’t be the same after Hurricane Maria. Even congregations that have resumed their regular gatherings after repairing buildings and regaining power are still missing a major part of church life: some of their members. An estimated...

  • Church Post
    Puerto Rico: 3,000 Churches Damaged, Fewer Christians Left to Rebuild

    Attendance drops as 400,000 island residents move to the mainland. The evangelical church in Puerto Rico won’t be the same after Hurricane Maria. Even congregations that have resumed their regular gatherings after repairing buildings and regaining power are still missing a major part of church life: some of their members. An estimated...

  • Church Post
    Puerto Rico: 3,000 Churches Damaged, Fewer Christians Left to Rebuild

    Attendance drops as 400,000 island residents move to the mainland. The evangelical church in Puerto Rico won’t be the same after Hurricane Maria. Even congregations that have resumed their regular gatherings after repairing buildings and regaining power are still missing a major part of church life: some of their members. An estimated...

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    To Defend Mideast Christians, Can Advocates Critique Islam?

    Diaspora leaders in America disagree on how to improve religious freedom back home. What’s the best way for Middle Eastern Christians in America to help fellow believers back home? A single misspelled email address inadvertently revealed the breadth of this dilemma for activists in the diaspora. The mishap sparked a spat this...

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    Puerto Rico: 3,000 Churches Damaged, Fewer Christians Left to Rebuild

    Attendance drops as 400,000 island residents move to the mainland. The evangelical church in Puerto Rico won’t be the same after Hurricane Maria. Even congregations that have resumed their regular gatherings after repairing buildings and regaining power are still missing a major part of church life: some of their members. An estimated...