Four women missionaries of the Gospel for Asia serving in Thosam, Bhiwani District in Haryana were severely beaten in their home on February 4th by radical Hindu groups. Two pastors of the same organization were also injured in the attack.
It was wonderful to be together last month, face to face, in Orlando for our annual Youth Commission meeting.
Luedenscheid, February 6 (idea) - A Turk, who claims to be a descendant of the prophet Muhammad, has converted to Christianity in Germany.
The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language defines imperialismas: "The policy of extending a nation\'s authority by territorial acquisitionor by the establishment of economic and political hegemony over othernations."
It may have taken 1,327 years, but the Sunni "caliphs" are once againfighting Shiites in Karbala, as Shiites (Arabs and Persians) are once againagitating for influence from Kufa
While India\'s Hindutva (Hindu nationalist) forces suffered a shock-loss inthe 2004 federal elections, the Hindutva sharks are alive and well andextremely active just below the surface
As noted in the January 2006 WEA RLC News & Analysis posting "ReligiousLiberty from 2005-2006" the great global trend of this age is the trendtoward openness.
Liberty, Equality--yes! But Choice? Your Jan. 27, 2007 Leader ("Render unto Caesar") makes a defensible point that we need to preserve our ideals of liberty and equality--often a tough balancing act.
About 100-150 Hindu extremists attacked a pastor\'s conference held in Pandri, Raipur district in Chhattisgarh state on February 2, 2007.
The WEA Theological Commission is mourning the loss of its esteemed member, Dr George Vandervelde ThD, BD, who died on January 19, 2006. George had served with the TC since 1998