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  1. Christians losing bond to pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... social welfare, workers' rights, anti-slavery and progressive legislation than to a theology of sexual puritanism. Witness the social gospel movement in Canada, Tommy Douglas in Saskatchewan and the Labour Party in Britain that owed far more to ...

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  2. Pope Francis: Those Who Kill Christians - Do Not Know God'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Breitbart.com

    ... Spirit, they were not scandalized. They died with the name of Jesus on their lips. This is the power of the Spirit. Witness. Martyrdom is the supreme witness. According to the Pope, bearing witness to the shedding of blood is for all Christians, not ...

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  3. Witness to the Gospel of the family amid divorce and polygamy, Pope tells Mali's bishopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Catholic World News

    Pope Francis received the bishops of Mali in audience on May 7 and praised them for their witness of charity and interreligious dialogue in the midst of a "difficult context"-likely a reference to the northern Mali conflict in which France recently defeated jihadist forces. After praising the bishops for their efforts to translate the Bible into local languages and to promote catechesis, the Pope lauded the "beautiful dynamism" of the Church's "work of evangelization, while having a deep respect for consciences."

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  4. Stone Mountain NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... the congregation invite everyone. New books ready to check out at the Traphill Branch Library include "Guarding the Witness" by Margaret Daley, "Countdown to First Night" by Jillian Hart, "The Loner" by J.A. Johnstone, "Courting the Doctor's ...

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  5. Pacete: Mary Magdalene: Witness to the ResurrectionRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Sun-Star

    ... honoring the role as messenger to the other disciples following the resurrection of Jesus. She was the primary witness to the Resurrection. (God may have His reason by giving her that role. Is she having a special quixotic position in the mission of ...

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  6. The Dustbowl RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... 's original compositions, which channel Depression-era folk-music sensibilities with dry humor and uncanny accuracy. Witness "That Old Dustbowl," which could pass for The Carter Family giving a Woody Guthrie ballad a back-porch bluegrass makeover.

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  7. Plans taking shape for 2017 Reformation celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... the grant criteria. The grants are to be used for outreach into communities through partnerships, wedding together Witness and Mercy activities. In addition to LCMS congregations and specific groups within congregations, also eligible for the grants ...

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  8. Cirque du Soleil soars onto the Amalie Arena stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... he never dreamed before. Icarus won't be the only one adventuring into the unknown. Witness a woman, suspended high above the stage, perform incredible movements displaying her flexibility and strength. Hold your breath ...

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  9. PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... y release - the Buzzcocks-style guitars and dark jokes about commitment in "What I Want," the helium-gospel rush of "Witness" - packed with care.

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  10. Women called to witnessRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    ... her participation in the 2014 National Council of Catholic Woman Convention workshop entitled "We are called to Witness." Joanne cited it was an impressive session which featured the new program developed and completed by NCCW Board members to help ...

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  11. Five Artists to Watch in March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Spin

    ... they've brought along a relic of the pre-iTunes age: a tour-only seven-inch, that just so happens to feature "Witness" - one of their best tracks yet. Sounds Like: A handful of Swedish kids for whom Three Imaginary Boys was a Bible and the '90s ...

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  12. Weekend arts picks: Feb, 27-March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Austin American Statesman

    Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties." Through May 10 . Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. www.blantonmuseum.org "Witness" comes to Austin courtesy of New York's Brooklyn Museum of Art, where it debuted last year pegged to the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.

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  13. The Martydom of Archbishop Oscar RomeroRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Counterpunch

    ... him the applause of the powerful. But living among the poor gradually converted him to the radicalism of the Gospel. Witness to their suffering, he developed an insatiable appetite for justice, and came to see God as the risen Christ of the ...

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  14. Methodist Brigade Ghana holds seminarRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    ... Brigades Ghana at Aburi in the Eastern Region. It was on the theme: ''Upholding the Spirit of Self-Giving as a Witness to Christ and Holistic Spirituality''. More than 500 participants, drawn from the 10 regions of Ghana, are attending the seminar ...

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  15. Taken thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    Mavis Staples is the real deal. Witness to and participant in Martin Luther King Jr.'s march for civil rights from Selma to Montgomery, Ala., 50 years ago, she is still very much - as she said herself last Friday evening in Chico - "a soldier in the Army of Love."

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  16. Taken thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    Mavis Staples is the real deal. Witness to and participant in Martin Luther King Jr.'s march for civil rights from Selma to Montgomery, Ala., 50 years ago, she is still very much - as she said herself last Friday evening in Chico - "a soldier in the Army of Love."

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  17. BSCTC hosts program commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    Steven Williams, a member of Witness, performs during a special concert commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Thursday, January 15, in the Gearheart Auditorium on the Prestonsburg campus of Big Sandy Community and Technical College. Steven Williams, a member of Witness, performs during a special concert commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Thursday, January 15, in the Gearheart Auditorium on the Prestonsburg campus of Big Sandy Community and Technical College.

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  18. BSCTC to host concert in commemoration of MLK DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    Witness, a Kingsport, Tenn.-based gospel group, will be in concert at 12:25 p.m., Thursday, January 15, in the Gearheart Auditorium on the Prestonsburg campus of Big Sandy Community and Technical College. Witness, a Kingsport, Tenn.-based gospel group, will be in concert at 12:25 p.m., Thursday, January 15, in the Gearheart Auditorium on the Prestonsburg campus of Big Sandy Community and Technical College.

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  19. 4 Facts about the New Testament World from Craig EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Logos Bible Software Blog

    ... argues that Jesus got his power to perform miracles while in Egypt. Here's a sample clip from NT313 Jesus and the Witness of the Outsiders (for more sample clips, visit the product page ): As Dr. Evans examines the evidence of ossuaries from the ...

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  20. 'Dark Aemilia' ranks as The Fascinating Novel of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Denver tweaks the Master's work to reflect a feminine perspective, producing free shows for an appreciative public. Witness "Beth" based on Macbeth or "Hamlet: A Gypsy Tale." Only four female writers with the imagination and education to back up ...

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