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By The Dispatch On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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SCOTUS rules government cannot exclude churches, religious groups for funding, programs

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 Monday that the government cannot exclude churches and other faith-based organizations from a secular government program simply because of their religious identity. The much-anticipated decision came More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, June 26th, 2017
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Freedom From Religion atheist group blasts SCOTUS over Trinity Church ruling

The U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision today that could inflict incalculable damage upon the constitutional wall of separation between state and church. Seven justices turned their backs on the hallowed principle More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Supreme Court Sides with Goodyear in Personal Injury Case

In a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court sided with Goodyear Rubber & Tire Co. on Tuesday in a dispute over a $2.7 million penalty the company was ordered to pay in a personal injury case. The hefty penalty More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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What is Ash Wednesday? What is Lent? Why are they practiced?

Today is Ash Wednesday, a day of fasting, and the first day of Lent. Lent is 40 fasting days before Easter, observed by many Western Christians, including Anglicans, Lutherans, Methodists, Presbyterians, and Roman More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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ADF leads fight for Trinity Lutheran to ensure Christian schools get benefits just like public schools

Multiple parties, including 19 states and 34 members of Congress, filed friend-of-the-court briefs with the U.S. Supreme Court this week in support of ensuring that children aren’t denied the benefit of a playground More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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US Supreme Court to take up Missouri’s Trinity Lutheran Church case over daycare program, funds

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to take up a case that addresses the question of whether states can exhibit hostility to religion by prohibiting churches and church-run organizations from participating in state programs More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, December 24th, 2015
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ADF fights Missouri for Christian schools right to state playground funds

Alliance Defending Freedom filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court that answers arguments the state of Missouri has made in favor of religious discrimination in what is supposed to be a religion-neutral state More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, December 9th, 2015
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Missouri: ADF defends religious pre-school, daycares against discrimination over playgrounds

Attorneys general from 10 diverse states filed a friend-of-the-court brief Monday with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of an Alliance Defending Freedom petition that asks the high court to review a lower court’s More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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ADF files petition to defend Missouri church daycare’s right to get safe, recycle tire material after religious discrimination

Alliance Defending Freedom filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday on behalf of a Missouri church pre-school and daycare center denied access to a state program that provides recycled tires to surface More...

By Herman Cummings On Monday, October 26th, 2015
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The Truth of Genesis:  The Evil and Ignorance of Gentile Christianity – Part 7B of 7B

For a long time, time, gentile jackleg preachers have been teaching that people go to Heaven when they die, which is false.  The only people that have died, since the advent of Adam and Eve, that have gone to Heaven More...

By Laura Jones On Monday, October 5th, 2015
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Lesbian Lutheran Bishop Eva Brunne removes crosses, ‘less offensive to Muslims’

The world’s first lesbian bishop of a mainstream Christian denomination in Sweden moved to remove its crosses as to make it less offensive to Muslims. Bishop Eva Brunne of the Lutheran Church of Sweden has proposed More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
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John Kasich says Kim Davis stance misrepresents Christianity

The Kim Davis arrest and jail time for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples has ignited public discourse and GOP Presidential candidates Mike Huckabee and Ted Cruz both claim they worry that this More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 23rd, 2015
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‘Pastrix’ book review: Nadia Bolz-Weber’s bold, brash spiritual journey

Books dealing with faith, religion, God and Christianity don’t usually start with a curse word but author Nadia Bolz-Weber is unconventional in many ways in her book Pastrix. Nadia’s bold and brash narrative More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, August 21st, 2014
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New York residents protest church taking in Mexican immigrant children

The Holy Cross Lutheran Church of Long Island and Rev. Dennis Walker announced they would cancel their plans to house at least 40 of the immigrant children from Mexico after a public outcry.   photo U.S. National More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014
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Boko Haram attacks more churches, linked to murders in Cameroon

Boko Haram militants have attacked five more churches in northern Nigeria and is linked to the murders in Cameroon which left 25 dead, including a Christian pastor.   Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) reports More...

By Laura Jones On Wednesday, February 5th, 2014
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‘Duck Dynasty’ rolls out church curriculum titled ‘Faith Commander: Living Five Values From the Parables of Jesus’

A&E’s Duck Dynasty hasn’t been hurt by the Phil Robertson scandal, in fact, the show will now have a book and DVD curriculum for churches: Faith Commander: Living Five Values From the Parables of Jesus. Created More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, April 11th, 2013
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Nebraska churches set aside denomination to feed kids in Haiti with Feed My Starving Children MobilePack project

Volunteers from several Kearney, Nebraska churches will work this weekend to join forces to pack one-half million meals that will be sent to Haiti to feed kids as part of the Feed My Starving Children MobilePack More...


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