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Chicago Tribune
Fewer come, but loyal flock at Cabrini-Green churchreal estate doesn't get much better. One day, when the old-timers get too old,
Fewer come, but loyal flock at Cabrini-Green church
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
real estate doesn't get much better. One day, when the old-timers get too old, the congregation might disband and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, which owns the building, could sell. Not yet. "I have a dream that this church could... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Lutheran church volunteers to aid ‘God’s other children’ — The Medina County GazetteHoly Trinity in Brunswick, New Horizons in Homer Township and Our Savior in Hin
Lutheran church volunteers to aid ‘God’s other children’ — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Holy Trinity in Brunswick, New Horizons in Homer Township and Our Savior in Hinckley Township — are a “cluster” of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The ELCA’s national initiative encourages local groups to find and carry out service... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Living & Growing: Does the emergency button work?to a person centered emergency button when we feel stuck. May it be well lit an
Living & Growing: Does the emergency button work?
Juneau Empire / Posted 11 days ago
to a person centered emergency button when we feel stuck. May it be well lit and, when pressed, bless us with a helpful, caring and compassionate response. • Larry Rorem is a retired Evangelical Lutheran Church in America pastor living in... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Community invited to join Relay teamto register. Grandson of former pastor to speak The Rev. Dr. James F. Mauney,
Community invited to join Relay team
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 days ago
to register. Grandson of former pastor to speak The Rev. Dr. James F. Mauney, bishop of the Virginia Synod of Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and grandson of the Rev. J. D. Mauney, Grace Lutheran’s first full-time pastor in... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Louisa Joyce Marshallon her church council and various committees, including an earlier call committ
Louisa Joyce Marshall
Altoona Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
on her church council and various committees, including an earlier call committee. She was a faithful member of Women of Evangelical Lutheran Church in America for many years and sang in the alto section of the church choir. She was an avid... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Retired CIA officer Frederick K. Schilling diesman of peace," said his son-in-law, Bruce Woolman of Alexandria. Mr. Schilling
Retired CIA officer Frederick K. Schilling dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
man of peace," said his son-in-law, Bruce Woolman of Alexandria. Mr. Schilling became active in the lay leadership of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, formerly the Lutheran Church in America. Among his positions, he was elected to the... Read more
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Deseret News
Study: Changes in racial composition leads to decline in church attendancefrom Baylor University published in the current Journal for the Scientific Stud
Study: Changes in racial composition leads to decline in church attendance
Deseret News / Posted 15 days ago
from Baylor University published in the current Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. Researchers studied the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, where racial diversity doubled from 1993 to 2012, and found that, at the same time,... Read more
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Daily Mail
More than 100 Methodist clergy members come out as gaythat continues to bar same-sex marriages and LGBT clergy. The Episcopal Church
More than 100 Methodist clergy members come out as gay
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
that continues to bar same-sex marriages and LGBT clergy. The Episcopal Church, the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America have all voted to lift such bans in recent years. MOST WATCHED NEWS VIDEOS Little... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBTthe following denominations have voted to lift such bans: the Episcopal Church,
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBT
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 16 days ago
the following denominations have voted to lift such bans: the Episcopal Church, the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Copyright 2016 Cable News Network/Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All rights... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBTthe following denominations have voted to lift such bans: the Episcopal Church,
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBT
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
the following denominations have voted to lift such bans: the Episcopal Church, the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Copyright 2016 Cable News Network/Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All rights... Read more
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News 8000
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBTinfluence -- to continue to bar same-sex marriages and LGBT clergy. In recent y
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBT
News 8000 / Posted 16 days ago
influence -- to continue to bar same-sex marriages and LGBT clergy. In recent years, the following denominations have voted to lift such bans: the Episcopal Church, the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church... Read more
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My EastText
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBTthe following denominations have voted to lift such bans: the Episcopal Church,
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBT
My EastText / Posted 16 days ago
the following denominations have voted to lift such bans: the Episcopal Church, the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Copyright 2016 Cable News Network/Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All rights... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBTinfluence -- to continue to bar same-sex marriages and LGBT clergy. In recent y
Dozens of Methodist clergy come out as LGBT
KSBW Salinas / Posted 16 days ago
influence -- to continue to bar same-sex marriages and LGBT clergy. In recent years, the following denominations have voted to lift such bans: the Episcopal Church, the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church... Read more
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The Washington Times
Religion headlines worth 5 minutes of your MondayChristians” — devotees of older, overwhelmingly white, and often liberal-leanin
Religion headlines worth 5 minutes of your Monday
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
Christians” — devotees of older, overwhelmingly white, and often liberal-leaning Christian denominations such as the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Presbyterian Church (USA), or Clinton’s own United Methodist Church (UMC). Story... Read more
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CNN
Methodist clergy come out as gay and lesbianinfluence -- to continue to bar same-sex marriages and LGBT clergy. In recent y
Methodist clergy come out as gay and lesbian
CNN / Posted 16 days ago
influence -- to continue to bar same-sex marriages and LGBT clergy. In recent years, the following denominations have voted to lift such bans: the Episcopal Church, the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church... Read more
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PhysOrg
Congregations striving for racial and ethnic diversity may shrink, study findsJournal for the Scientific Study of Religion, are based on an analysis of data
Congregations striving for racial and ethnic diversity may shrink, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, are based on an analysis of data from more than 11,000 congregations in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ECLA) from 1993-2012, as well as data from the U.S. Census Bureau. While the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Christ the King Lutheran Church closes– Holy Trinity Lutheran Church – Hester said they are completely different deno
Christ the King Lutheran Church closes
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 26 days ago
– Holy Trinity Lutheran Church – Hester said they are completely different denominations. Christ the King is part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the largest Lutheran body in the U.S. Holy Trinity is part of the Lutheran Church... Read more
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11 News Houston
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
11 News Houston / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Salem Lutheran to present ‘King of the Jungle’Kathy Cain, Katy Kingren and sound technician Ken Reinhardt. Each service will
Salem Lutheran to present ‘King of the Jungle’
Daily Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
Kathy Cain, Katy Kingren and sound technician Ken Reinhardt. Each service will include Holy Communion and all are welcome.� Salem Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America) at 1145 DeKalb Ave. in Sycamo... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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USA Today
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitdid not return a call nor email seeking his side of the story. Bruce Burnside,
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
USA Today / Posted 27 days ago
did not return a call nor email seeking his side of the story. Bruce Burnside, now 60, was a bishop in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America before he killed runner Maureen Mengelt in an April 2013 hit-and-run DUI crash in... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
KTVB Boise / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
KING5 Seattle / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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First Coast News
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
First Coast News / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuitMaureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the Sout
Twist in DUI-texting fatality prompts daughter's lawsuit
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 27 days ago
Maureen Mengelt. He received a 10-year prison sentence. He had served the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In Richardson's deposition, he was was asked if he ever thought about the emotional... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Should Christians hold seders?or if a Native American group invited you to a sweat lodge -- that's OK. But to
Should Christians hold seders?
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 1 months ago
or if a Native American group invited you to a sweat lodge -- that's OK. But to start one yourself, that's stealing." The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America also has warned its congregations that "taking a tradition that does not belong to us... Read more
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Ekklesia
Churches of the Holy Land attend United States summitchallenge is informing US churches about the issues in the Holy Land, said Bish
Churches of the Holy Land attend United States summit
Ekklesia / Posted 1 months ago
challenge is informing US churches about the issues in the Holy Land, said Bishop Elizabeth Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. “Our people in America do not know the situation on the ground”, she said, “and our... Read more

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