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October 21, 2019

  1. Historic Chattanooga Baptist Church Joins Fellowship to Continue Ordaining Women (Times Free Press)
  2. Racism, Sexism and a Lust for Power in the Southern Baptist Church (Sojourners)
  3. Two Episcopal Churches Among 10 Sacred Spaces to Receive $1.9 Million Preservation Grant (Episcopal News Service)
  4. Minnesota Institute Explores What is Replacing Religion for Young Adults (Minneapolis Star-Tribune)
  5. The Righteous Gemstones’ Skewers Pro-Trump Evangelicals’ Real-Life Hypocrisies (CNN)
  6. Middle East: Pro-Israel Organizations Increasingly Alarmed Over Conflagration in Syria (Algemeiner)

October 18, 2019

  1. In U.S., Decline of Christianity Continues at Rapid Pace (Pew Forum)
  2. In Tennessee, One Christian College Breaks Enrollment Records, While Another Fights Declines (Christianity Today)
  3. Pence and Pompeo in Damage Control with Evangelicals Over Trump’s Kurdish Crisis (McClatchy)
  4. National Association of Evangelicals Elects Walter Kim as It’s First Minority President (Christian Post)
  5. Scholars to Examine the Life and Work of James Cone, Founder of Black Theology (Northwestern)
  6. Work Beginning on the Largest Catholic Church in the United States (Fresno Bee)

October 17, 2019

  1. Mormon Church Opposes Utah LGBTQ ‘Conversion Therapy’ Ban (KIRO7)
  2. University Baptist Church Established University Coffee (The Pine Log)
  3. How Amazon Has Transformed the Hasidic Jewish Economy (New York Times)
  4. Blaming the Jews: How Hitler Pioneered ‘Fake News’ (New York Times)
  5. 1 in 4 Evangelicals Say ‘Insulting Personal Remarks’ are Justified in Politics (Christian Headlines)
  6. Europe: Oxford University Probes ‘Sale’ of Ancient Manuscripts (Channels TV)
  7. Europe: Immigrants Want to Ban Criticism of Religion in Denmark (Copenhagen Post)
  8. Middle East: Christians Risk Arrest if They Display Bible in Saudi Arabia, Persecution Watchdog Group Warns (Christian Post)

October 16, 2019

  1. Bomb Threat Prompts Evacuation of Dallas Baptist University (Fox 7 Austin)
  2. Why Christian Music’s Biggest Stars Refuse to Change Their Tune for the Trump Era (CNN)
  3. Why Evangelical Christian Leaders Care so Deeply About Trump Abandoning the Kurds (Huffington Post)
  4. Colorado Church Abuse Victims Eligible for Unlimited Payouts (Englewood Herald)
  5. U.S. Forest Service Ignored Apache Religion in its Review of Oak Flat Copper Mine (Phoenix New Times)
  6. Africa: An Evangelical Wins the Nobel Prize (Patheos)
  7. Africa: Rwanda Deports American Evangelical Pastor Accused of Hate Speech and Visa Violations (Global Voices)
  8. U.K.: Historic Surrey United Methodist Church Sold to Muslim Society (Surrey Now Leader)

October 15, 2019

  1. State Department’s Promotion of ‘Being a Christian Leader’ on Website Criticized for Potential Violation of Constitution (Newsweek)
  2. Sam Donaldson Says Trump Supporters Want ‘White Christian Country’ Back, But GOP Senators May Flip and Convict (Newsweek)
  3. Hobby Lobby Scandal Widens as Museum of the Bible Admits Oxford Prof Sold Illicit Papyri to Green Family (Daily Beast)
  4. Buttigieg, Warren Reject O’Rourke Plan to Link Church Tax Status to LGBT-Welcoming (Washington Post)
  5. Pat Robertson: Parents Should Have Disobedient Children Executed Because the Bible Says So (Patheos)

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