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Newest ‘Values Voters’ adversary to America: The Emergent Church.

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Beneath stereotypes, a stressful life for preachers’ kids

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Q&A with Greg Laurie about prayer in times of grief

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Joel Osteen ministry: Pastor not leaving the church, cites a ‘false rumor’

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “It is a false rumor: Pastor Joel is not leaving the church. -JOM Team” -Joel Osteen’s … Continued

Obama recalls Holy Land trip at Easter Prayer Breakfast

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Activists scold U.S. over prison imprisoned in Iran

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For aging religious leaders, is it still ‘till death us do part’?

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Bishop Eddie Long sued over alleged Ponzi scheme

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