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Vatican to Recognize Palestinian State in New Treaty

ROME — The Vatican said Wednesday that it had concluded a treaty to recognize Palestinian statehood, a symbolic but significant step welcomed by Palestinians but upsetting to the Israeli government. Formal recognition of a Palestinian state by the Vatican, which has deep religious interests in the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories that include Christian holy sites, lends […]

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“The Shack Up” – Part 1

Lyndon Unger of The Cripplegate  tackles the topic of professing Christians living together before marriage.  Many Christians feel that there’s no problem with “shacking up” because “everyone else is doing it.”  However, they cannot point to the scriptures to show that God approves of “try before you buy.” In Part 1, Unger lays out a biblical framework for […]

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Study Finds Fewer Christians, More Unaffiliated In US

According to a new Pew Research Center study, the number of Protestants and Catholics is shrinking  in the U.S.   Not surprisingly, the numbers are growing among non-Christian faiths, especially among Muslims and Hindus.  Berean Research’s view is that the number of true Christians, as opposed to professing Christians, is substantially lower than the study indicates. According to a new […]

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Catholic Church Warms To Liberation Theology As Founder Heads To Vatican

What is liberation theology? According to GotQuestions it’s “a movement that attempts to interpret Scripture through the plight of the poor. True followers of Jesus, according to liberation theology, must work toward a just society, bring about social and political change, and align themselves with the working class.” Those who are involved in this movement say they’re […]

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The Revolution Will Be Digitized

The Washington Post has a story on extreme tracking devices that are coming for “ordinary people to ‘quantify’ themselves using wearable fitness gadgets, medical equipment, headcams, traditional lab tests and homemade contraptions, all with the goal of finding ways to optimize their bodies and minds to live longer, healthier lives — and perhaps to discover some important truth […]

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Oprah reinventing prayer outside the box

Over the years Oprah has introduced her audience to New Age/New Thought luminaries such as Marilyn Ferguson, Neale Donald Walsh, Wayne Dyer, Deepak Chopra, John Bradshaw, Jack Canfield, Shirley MacLaine, Gary Zukav, John Edward, Jerry and Esther Hicks, Rhonda Byrne, and Eckhart Tolle and the list goes on.  All these people are occultists. In her […]

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Christian Singer Amy Grant Partners With Pro-Abortion Gates Foundation

Christian recording artist Amy Grant is joining forces with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to push birth control and contraceptives in developing nations.   Since Grant says she is pro-life it seems odd that she would work with any foundation that has given pro-abortion groups millions of dollars to advance their agenda.  According to LifeNews: “Planned Parenthood of […]

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Is America Really A Christian Nation?

Over at Big Planet Watch, Merrill Olson offers reasons why our “Christian Nation” appears to be under God’s judgment and gives examples of how blatant Christian persecution is on the rise. In a recent Gallup Poll, December 2014, more than 90% of 173,490 U.S. citizens surveyed said that they identify themselves as Christians.  This means that many consider America to still […]

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