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My house shall be a house of prayer for all the nations

Sep 21, 2006

Jesus loves the nations. So much so, that he died for them. He also loves it when we love the nations. Sometimes it is difficult for us to express this love because of our natural ethnocentricity. One way of experiencing God\'s heart for the nations is through praying for them.

Somalia, Iraq, Palestinian Territories: \'Unreasonable\' Jihad

Sep 20, 2006

On 12 September Pope Benedict XVI addressed an academic audience at the University of Regensburg in Bavaria, southeast . His address, which he described as \'a critique of modern reason from within\', examined the relationship between reason and faith. Pope Benedict contests that the Apostle P

TAJIKISTAN: RELIGIOUS INTOLERANCE NEEDS TO BE HALTED

Sep 13, 2006

Tajikistan is a beautiful mountainous country bordered by Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and China. Its population is reaching seven million of whom 40 per cent are children under 16. It has a rich cultural heritage but a very poor economic situation due to the 1991-97 civil war followed by a f

Sri Lanka Alliance: Worker Abducted

Sep 13, 2006

One of our staff members engaged in humanitarian relief work in Mulaitivu in the North-east is missing since the 4th of September 2006. This 21 year old young man was abducted while traveling to Kilinochchi.

Russia: New Law Would Impact Churches\' Outreach

Sep 6, 2006

Religious organisations in Russia seem likely to be more restricted soon in their normal activities, especially missionary work and evangelism. In August this year the Ministry of Justice informed registered religious bodies of a draft law \'On the amendments to some federal laws aimed against illeg

Religious Liberty Prayer Bulletin - NB06 - Thu 31 Aug 2006

Aug 31, 2006

RLP NOTICE BOARD #06 --------------------ITEMS:1 SUMMARY FOR BULLETINS - MALAYSIA2 IDOP - SUNDAY 12 (or 19) NOVEMBER 20063 GUEST CONTRIBUTOR-------------------1 SUMMARY FOR BULLETINS - MALAYSIAAs noted at the end of RLP 393, being the monthly update edit

Micah Challenge: Prayer and Reflection

Aug 25, 2006

\'Justice is part of the character of God\', says CB Samuel from Micah Challenge , \'and needs to be expressed in our worship and our mission.\'

Malaysia: Tension, Appeasement & Restriction

Aug 23, 2006

RLP 384 (June Update) requested prayer for a critical court case in Malaysia. Lina Joy (42), who was born Azlina Jailani to Malay parents, converted from Islam to Christianity when she was 26. The National Registry Department consented to changing her name on her ID card but told Lina she had to get

Sri Lanka - Situation Alert and Update

Aug 21, 2006

Dear friends, I am sure you must be aware of the current "war" situation in our country. It began over the issue of a sluice gate of the Maavilaaru irrigation dam being closed by the LTTE on July 22nd, claiming their action was to draw attention to the needs of Tamil people living in the vicinity, i

Azerbaijan: A Hot-Spot Getting Hotter

Aug 16, 2006

Azerbaijan is a religious fault-line country. Northern Azerbaijan borders Chechnya and Dagestan and is largely Sunni Muslim. Southern Azerbaijan borders Iran and is mostly Shia.