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Artist works to preserve Christian heritage in Hamas-run Gaza

By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) – Only about 1,200 Christians remain in Gaza — only a tiny fraction of the population in a territory run by Hamas Islamists — but artist Naser Jeldha is doing what he can to preserve … Continue reading

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Bombing at Egypt's main Coptic Christian cathedral kills 25

CAIRO (AP) — A bombing at Egypt’s main Coptic Christian cathedral killed 25 people and wounded another 35 on Sunday, according to Egyptian state television, making it one of the deadliest attacks carried out against the religious minority in recent … Continue reading

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Egyptian state TV says death toll from blast at main Coptic Christian cathedral in Cairo rises to 22

Robert: This is laughable. The President and MSM are looking for any excuse to rationalize why they were so wrong leading up to the election, and now they want their liberal American sheeple to believe it was all Russia’s fault!?? … Continue reading

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Egypt's state-run news agency says blast at Cairo's main Coptic Christian cathedral kills 5 people

Robert: This is laughable. The President and MSM are looking for any excuse to rationalize why they were so wrong leading up to the election, and now they want their liberal American sheeple to believe it was all Russia’s fault!?? … Continue reading

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Hospital director: 160 dead in collapsed Nigerian church

WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — A hospital director says 160 people were killed when a church roof collapsed onto worshippers in southern Nigeria. Etete Peters of the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital said mortuaries are overflowing and the final death toll … Continue reading

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Nigeria president says 'many deaths' in church collapse

A church roof collapsed in southeastern Nigeria causing ‘many deaths and injury’, President Muhammadu Buhari said on December 10, 2016, with state media reporting that up to 200 people could have been killed (AFP Photo/BERTRAND GUAY) More Lagos (AFP) – … Continue reading

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At least 10 killed by collapse of church in southern Nigeria: resident

ONITSHA, Nigeria (Reuters) – At least ten people were killed and some 15 wounded when a church collapsed during a service in southern Nigeria on Saturday, a resident and police said. State news agency NAN said on its website there … Continue reading

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Scores killed as crowded church collapses in Nigeria

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses and an official say the roof of a church has collapsed onto worshippers in southern Nigeria, killing at least 60 people. Congregants say the Reigners Bible Church in Uyo city was still under construction when … Continue reading

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The Latest: Ohio church plans candlelight vigil for Glenn

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the death of John Glenn (all times local): 4:10 p.m. John Glenn’s hometown church in Ohio is planning a candlelight vigil to celebrate the life and legacy of the late military and space … Continue reading

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Sheriff raids Christian boarding school over abuse concerns

BAY MINETTE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say 22 boys have been removed from a Christian boys’ boarding school in Alabama after claims of abuse. Anthony Lowry of the Sheriff’s Department tells AL.com (http://bit.ly/2hnY0D2) some kids at the school ran away … Continue reading

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