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Canberra Times
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWIthe first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenia
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWI
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
the first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenian Apostolic Church, which broke with other Christian churches in the fifth century over a theological dispute, counts about 93 per cent of Armenia's population of 3... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWIthe first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenia
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWI
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
the first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenian Apostolic Church, which broke with other Christian churches in the fifth century over a theological dispute, counts about 93 per cent of Armenia's population of 3... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWIthe first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenia
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWI
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
the first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenian Apostolic Church, which broke with other Christian churches in the fifth century over a theological dispute, counts about 93 per cent of Armenia's population of 3... Read more
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WA Today
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWIthe first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenia
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWI
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
the first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenian Apostolic Church, which broke with other Christian churches in the fifth century over a theological dispute, counts about 93 per cent of Armenia's population of 3... Read more
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The Age
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWIthe first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenia
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWI
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
the first Christian country". Armenia adopted the faith in 301, and the Armenian Apostolic Church, which broke with other Christian churches in the fifth century over a theological dispute, counts about 93 per cent of Armenia's population of 3... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Quiverfull’ blogger’s advice for Christian wives: Don’t ask husbands to help around the house– it’s merely the standard formula for “biblical marriage” which is preached re
‘Quiverfull’ blogger’s advice for Christian wives: Don’t ask husbands to help around the house
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
– it’s merely the standard formula for “biblical marriage” which is preached regularly from the pulpit in Evangelical Christian churches everywhere – it is promisingly remarkable that the majority of readers, women and men, Christian and... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Church officials say Orthodox Council decisions will be bindingof Orthodox diaspora communities, have also been agreed at the Council, while d
Church officials say Orthodox Council decisions will be binding
National Catholic Reporter / Posted yesterday
of Orthodox diaspora communities, have also been agreed at the Council, while documents on marriage and ties with other Christian churches are still under discussion. Job told journalists most of the texts had been agreed with only "little... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Task Before CAN's New Presidentof African Instituted Churches (OAIC); and TEKAN and ECWA Fellowships. Grouped
Task Before CAN's New President
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of African Instituted Churches (OAIC); and TEKAN and ECWA Fellowships. Grouped under these five umbrellas are hundreds of Christian churches. The new CAN president has the task of creating a sense of belonging for all. Apart from unifying the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Culture Minister Reiterates Partnership Between Government and Cicaof peace and social cohesion within the society. Speaking during a working mee
Culture Minister Reiterates Partnership Between Government and Cica
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of peace and social cohesion within the society. Speaking during a working meeting with a delegation from the Council of Christian Churches in Angola, led by its Secretary General, Reverend Deolinda Teca, the cabinet official reaffirmed the... Read more
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FOX News
Egyptian mob reportedly burns 80 Christian homes on rumor of new churchhave long faced persecution in the Arab nation. The village in which the attack
Egyptian mob reportedly burns 80 Christian homes on rumor of new church
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
have long faced persecution in the Arab nation. The village in which the attacks were reported to have occurred has no Christian churches, according to International Christian Concern. The incident prompted renewed calls for the government in... Read more
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The Christian Post
Jesus Miraculously 'Appearing to Muslims' All Over Middle East, Says Christian Apologistpersecuted churches, recalling a visit to China where he met with a Christian m
Jesus Miraculously 'Appearing to Muslims' All Over Middle East, Says Christian Apologist
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
persecuted churches, recalling a visit to China where he met with a Christian missionary. The missionary and affiliated Christian churches practiced their faith in that country much like persecuted churches did in the book of Acts. In Communist... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Papal trip to Armenia a moment for Orthodox friendship, political rapprochementhave about 84 million members together, recognize only the first three ecumenic
Papal trip to Armenia a moment for Orthodox friendship, political rapprochement
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
have about 84 million members together, recognize only the first three ecumenical councils, breaking off from the other Christian churches in the fifth century. The Armenian church is led by its chief bishop, Karekin II, known as the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Orthodox Council approves first ever joint document on missionto be approved by the Council -- on Orthodox diaspora affairs, church autonomy,
Orthodox Council approves first ever joint document on mission
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
to be approved by the Council -- on Orthodox diaspora affairs, church autonomy, fasting, marriage and ties with other Christian churches. Speaking at the June 21 press briefing, Chryssavgis said it had been agreed that all Council decisions... Read more
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Raw Story
What would Trump fascism look like?or Christians In Name Only. Perhaps the only part religion plays in Drumpf fas
What would Trump fascism look like?
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
or Christians In Name Only. Perhaps the only part religion plays in Drumpf fascism is virulent hostility to Muslims. Christian churches and believers would likely face persecution if they opposed Drumpf, as many currently do. 3. Drumpf... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Letters to the Editor:of Christ’s love and entering the kingdom of God. They are the very Pharisees t
Letters to the Editor:
Desert Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
of Christ’s love and entering the kingdom of God. They are the very Pharisees that Jesus criticized in the passage. To find Christian churches that support and affirm our LGBT brothers and sisters, you can Google LGBT affirming denominations and... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Orthodox Council opens with call for unityaround a five-point agenda covering mission, diaspora affairs, church autonomy,
Orthodox Council opens with call for unity
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
around a five-point agenda covering mission, diaspora affairs, church autonomy, fasting, marriage and ties with other Christian churches. However, final preparations were overshadowed by the withdrawal of the Antioch Patriarchate and Orthodox... Read more
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New Now Next
Christian Attacks Bar's Sign Supporting LGBT Community: "Children Could Walk Past That"of the sign will make the coffee shop “much more popular with the majority of r
Christian Attacks Bar's Sign Supporting LGBT Community: "Children Could Walk Past That"
New Now Next / Posted 4 days ago
of the sign will make the coffee shop “much more popular with the majority of residents…who are also members of local Christian churches.” It concludes by asking the owners to “Please be sensitive to the beliefs of the majority in the... Read more
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Christian Today
Pan-Orthodox Council: Historic summit goes ahead despite Russian withdrawalof the Russian Orthodox Church, withdrew from the meeting ahead of its opening
Pan-Orthodox Council: Historic summit goes ahead despite Russian withdrawal
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
of the Russian Orthodox Church, withdrew from the meeting ahead of its opening on Sunday. A troubled meeting of Orthodox Christian Churches opened in Crete on Sunday, despite the withdrawal of four key Churches which threatened to undermine the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church — the most populous in a religion of some 300 million people — and... Read more
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Lake Placid News
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church — the most populous in a religion of some 300 million people — and... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Egyptian death toll soars to 638spread Thursday, with government buildings set afire near the pyramids, policem
Egyptian death toll soars to 638
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
spread Thursday, with government buildings set afire near the pyramids, policemen gunned down and scores of Christian churches attacked. As turmoil engulfed the country, the Interior Ministry authorized the use of deadly force... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia’s absence ATHENS, Greece — The leaders of the world’s Orthodox Christian churches have
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia’s absence
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece — The leaders of the world’s Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church — the most... Read more
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Inquirier.net
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russian boycottfrom the seating plan to efforts to reconcile with the Vatican. AP ATHENS, Gre
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russian boycott
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
from the seating plan to efforts to reconcile with the Vatican. AP ATHENS, Greece — The leaders of the world’s Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church... Read more
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Boston Herald
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have ga
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church — the most populous in a religion of some 300 million people — and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church - the most populous in a religion of some 300 million people - and... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church - the most populous in a religion of some 300 million people - and... Read more
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Deseret News
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have ga
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church — the most populous in a religion of some 300 million people — and... Read more
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walesonline
Catholics campaigning for ordination of women to hold demonstration in Cardiffordination of women (in the Catholic church) will have to happen at some point
Catholics campaigning for ordination of women to hold demonstration in Cardiff
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
ordination of women (in the Catholic church) will have to happen at some point as it has in the Church of England and other Christian churches. Read More “We don’t want to leave the church we love, we want a renewed church.” The Catholic Women’s... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church — the most populous in a religion of some 300 million... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church - the most populous in a religion of some 300 million... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church - the most populous in a religion of some 300 million... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church - the most populous in a religion of some 300 million... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church - the most populous in a religion of some 300 million... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absenceATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches ha
World Orthodox leaders meet despite Russia's absence
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leaders of the world's Orthodox Christian churches have gathered on the Greek island of Crete for a landmark meeting, despite a boycott by the Russian church — the most populous in a religion of some 300 million... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Orlando nightclub shooting: Islam, gun control and rushing to judgmentof the same makes me think that in America the Christian religion is also in cr
Orlando nightclub shooting: Islam, gun control and rushing to judgment
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
of the same makes me think that in America the Christian religion is also in crisis. I wonder what would happen if all the Christian churches in America took the words of Jesus more intentionally — to love your neighbor as you love yourself. Lake... Read more
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The Signal
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
The Signal / Posted 5 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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TribLIVE
Trib’s foreign correspondent Hiel recognized for religion storiesNorth America or abroad, honored Hiel for a compilation of articles from 2015.
Trib’s foreign correspondent Hiel recognized for religion stories
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
North America or abroad, honored Hiel for a compilation of articles from 2015. They included stories on the destruction of Christian churches and buildings across Egypt; Coptic Christians pretending to be Muslim to escape Islamic State killings and... Read more
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Orange County Register
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. “The Russian church’s leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gathering of Orthodox church leaders 12 centuries in the making falls apartto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Gathering of Orthodox church leaders 12 centuries in the making falls apart
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. “The Russian church’s leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston postal employee travels to Nepal with missionary groupsome of the 600 photos he took while on a mission trip earlier this year to Nep
Sikeston postal employee travels to Nepal with missionary group
Standard Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
some of the 600 photos he took while on a mission trip earlier this year to Nepal. Duckworth had the opportunity to visit Christian churches, schools and the homes of families while traveling in the country. NEW MADRID, Mo. - For Joey Duckworth... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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Boston Herald
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputesto endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council,
Attempt to hold pan-Orthodox synod stalls over disputes
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
to endorse a set of compromise documents prepared for approval by the council, including one on relations with other Christian churches. "The Russian church's leadership has found itself in an awkward position and preferred to dodge attacks... Read more
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