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  1. Many 2016 presidential candidates have church-shoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | News10.net

    ... or faiths - sometimes, like Rubio, more than once. a Jeb Bush was baptized an Episcopalian and attended Presbyterian and Episcopal churches as a boy in Texas. In 1995, two decades after marrying a Roman Catholic, he became one himself. a Scott ...

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  2. God's Forgotten LibertarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Foundation for Economic Education

    ... people whose choices and actions make them heroes. See the table of contents for previous installments. Of the Presbyterian theologian J. Gresham Machen (1881-1937), Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and Nobel laureate Pearl S. Buck declared, The man ...

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  3. Ranger Chaplain Endorser: Women in Combat 'Contrary to Nature''Biblical Duty of Man to Defend Woman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Daily Kos

    ... which turned up what we expected it would, such as his testimony on the website of his endorsing agency , the Presbyterian and Reformed Commission on Chaplains and Military Personnel (PRCCMP), in which he said: "There is fruitful ministry happening ...

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  4. Ranger Chaplain's Endorsing Agency: Women in Combat 'Contrary to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Huffington Post

    ... which turned up what we expected it would, such as his testimony on the website of his endorsing agency , the Presbyterian and Reformed Commission on Chaplains and Military Personnel (PRCCMP), in which he said: "There is fruitful ministry happening ...

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  5. Make disciples of the evangelized-ModeratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | GhanaWeb

    Right Reverend Professor Emmanuel Martey, Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana Sunday exhorted the Presbyterian family in Ghana to work at making disciples of those they evangelize. "We are lacking the ability to make disciples.

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  6. Cleveland Pride Parade a big drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Cleveland.com

    ... mainstream denomination in North America to support open marriage and LGBTQ rights in general. Episcopalian, Presbyterian, Methodist and Unitarian Universalist denominations also participated on Saturday. The parade had 64 units, nearly as many as ...

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  7. Vintage photos, Duncannon celebrating its 150th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... a.m. and 2-6 p.m. craft show, Duncannon United Church of Christ; "Now and Then Quilts and Blooms," at Duncannon Presbyterian The Sesquicentennial Store is at 9 S. Market St., Duncannon. Information about the celebration, raffle tickets for the ...

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  8. Church and religious eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | TheCourier.com

    ... and sloppy joe sandwiches, noodles, beans, salads, cakes, pies, beverages and Dietsch's ice cream. Enon Valley Presbyterian Enon Valley Presbyterian Church will hold an ice cream social from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. July 18. Sandwiches, pie and homemade ice ...

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  9. Closure of Upton church brings an end to 116 years of worshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Wirral Globe

    ONE of Wirral's most established churches will be closing for worship this month, bringing an end to 116 years of service to the local community. Upton United Reformed Church in Ford Road will hold its final service on Sunday, July 26. The church was opened in 1899 as Upton Presbyterian Church, a mission outreach church from West Kirby Presbyterian.

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  10. Church could stop marriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Newsday

    ... the Opposition Leader Bill Shorten have said they would like to see the law changed. A spokesperson from the Presbyterian Church's national branch was not available for comment and the Church is not expected to make a decision until next year. In an ...

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  11. Presbyterian Church considers withdrawing from Marriage Act if gay marriage allowedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    John McLean: "There are a lot of Christian people who see the same-sex marriage issue as the big issue." Last week, the NSW arm of the Presbyterian Church, which is the fourth largest religious group in Australia, decided to ask its national branch to take the steps necessary to withdraw from the Marriage Act entirely if same sex unions are no longer banned by law.

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  12. The Christian Roots of Modern EnvironmentalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | TIME.com

    ... Calvinist traditions in Roosevelt's ancestry: the Dutch Reformed Church on his father's side and the Scottish Presbyterian Church (whose Covenanters fought the tyranny of England's Charles I) on his mother's, not to mention his own upbringing in New ...

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  13. Church vote to divest from Israel boosts sanctions driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    ... movement is motivated by anti-Semitism, though the movement's leaders deny it. In June last year, the largest Presbyterian group in the US narrowly passed a vote to divest from Motorola Solutions, Caterpillar and Hewlett-Packard because the ...

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  14. Was America founded as a Christian nation?Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... repair. While New England Congregational ministers preached sermons defending American political liberty, and Presbyterian ministers in the middle colonies made important contributions to ideas about republican government, enthusiasm for new birth ...

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  15. With Courage in Cleveland, UCC votes for BDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Religion News Service

    July 1, 2015 The Israel/Palestine Mission Network of the Presbyterian Church congratulates the United Church of Christ for boycotting and divesting from the Israeli occupation. The UCC's 30th General Synod voted by an overwhelming majority to divest from five companies profiting from the illegal occupation of Palestinian territory and to boycott all settlement goods.

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  16. Does Church Vote Signal BDS Tipping Point?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Forward

    ... mainline U.S. church to take action to end its complicity with Israeli human rights abuses. Last summer, the Presbyterian Church voted to divest, and two more churches, the Episcopal Church and Mennonite Church, are considering similar steps at ...

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  17. United Church of Christ Anti-Israel ExtremismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | American Thinker

    ... of Israel. In that speech and speeches given to various religious gatherings (including the infamous 2004 US Presbyterian assembly that approved a boycott and divestment campaign against Israel), he proposed "a new way of thinking." It is ...

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  18. Billy Graham's grandson steps down from Florida megachurch after admitting affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | HeraldNet

    Billy Graham's grandson Tullian Tchividjian has resigned from his pulpit at Coral Ridge Presbyterian, a high-profile church in South Florida, after admitting he had an affair. He released the following statement to The Washington Post: 'I resigned from my position at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church today due to ongoing marital issues.

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  19. Renowned South Florida pastor steps down amid marital affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Local10.com

    ... Christian evangelist Billy Graham's grandson Tullian Tchividjian resigned from his pulpit at Coral Ridge Presbyterian , a high-profile church in Fort Lauderdale, after admitting he had an affair. Tschividjian said that when he returned from a trip ...

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  20. When pastors fallRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Examiner.com

    I was disappointed this morning with the news that one of my favorite Presbyterian pastors has stepped down from his church in the wake of an extra marital affair. His preaching, over the last few years, has been like an oasis of gospel within an evangelical desert.

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