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Israel Christian schools plan to stay shut in protest

Jerusalem (AFP) – Christian schools in Israel and east Jerusalem have threatened to stay closed for Tuesday’s start of the new academic year over a financing dispute with the government, an official said. Some 33,000 students attend some 45 Christian … Continue reading

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Israel Christian schools plan to stay shut in protest

Jerusalem (AFP) – Christian schools in Israel and east Jerusalem have threatened to stay closed for Tuesday’s start of the new academic year over a financing dispute with the government, an official said. Some 33,000 students attend some 45 Christian … Continue reading

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Religion rarely part of ICU conversation

By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) – In less than 20 percent of family meetings in the intensive care unit do doctors and other health care providers discuss religion or spirituality a new study finds. For many patients and families, religion … Continue reading

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Religion rarely part of ICU conversation

By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) – In less than 20 percent of family meetings in the intensive care unit do doctors and other health care providers discuss religion or spirituality a new study finds. For many patients and families, religion … Continue reading

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Silence at Vatican funeral for ex-envoy in sexual abuse case

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Eight minutes of silence instead of a homily marked the Vatican funeral Monday of a former papal diplomat, whose trial on charges of possession of child pornography and sexual abuse of minors had begun this summer … Continue reading

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Silence at Vatican funeral for ex-envoy in sexual abuse case

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Eight minutes of silence instead of a homily marked the Vatican funeral Monday of a former papal diplomat, whose trial on charges of possession of child pornography and sexual abuse of minors had begun this summer … Continue reading

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Philippine Christian group ends protest blocking Manila highway

MANILA (Reuters) – An influential Christian group in the Philippines ended a protest on Monday over the prosecution of its leaders, calling off a blockade by 20,000 members of a main road in the capital after talks with the government. … Continue reading

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Philippine Christian group ends protest blocking Manila highway

MANILA (Reuters) – An influential Christian group in the Philippines ended a protest on Monday over the prosecution of its leaders, calling off a blockade by 20,000 members of a main road in the capital after talks with the government. … Continue reading

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Influential Christian sect ends protests in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Thousands of members of a politically influential Christian sect on Monday ended five days of street protests that set off huge traffic jams in the Philippine capital and sparked outrage from motorists. Evangelist Bienvenido Santiago of … Continue reading

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Influential Christian sect ends protests in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Thousands of members of a politically influential Christian sect on Monday ended five days of street protests that set off huge traffic jams in the Philippine capital and sparked outrage from motorists. Evangelist Bienvenido Santiago of … Continue reading

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