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New hope rises from Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley

Originally published in Mission Network News Lebanon may be short on money, but it’s full of problems. An estimated 900 000 to 1.5 million Syrian refugees strain resources and infrastructure. Forced deportations, ongoing since April, send refugees back to Syria whether they want to leave or not. Political leaders blame […]

Archaeologists find artifacts from Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem chronicled in Bible
Middle East

Archaeologists find artifacts from Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem chronicled in Bible

Originally published in Christian News Network Archaeologists conducting a dig in Israel have uncovered artifacts and evidence confirming the Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem as chronicled in the Old Testament of the Bible. “It is very exciting to be able to excavate the material signature of any given historical event, and […]

People suffering for their faith remembered on UN’s first day for religious victims of violence
World

People suffering for their faith remembered on UN’s first day for religious victims of violence

Originally published in Christian Today Christians around the world are remembering the many believers persecuted for their faith on the first-ever UN International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief. August 22 was given the special designation by the UN General Assembly in May […]

Thousands of Australians protest New South Wales bill to legalise abortions up to birth
Australia and New Zealand

Thousands of Australians protest New South Wales bill to legalise abortions up to birth

Originally published in Life News Thousands of pro-life advocates gathered in the New South Wales city to urge politicians to protect the rights of unborn babies in their state, according to The Guardian. Many carried signs encouraging society to “Love Them Both,” “Choose Life” and “Stand for Life.” The message […]

Trump defunds Planned Parenthood
North America World

Trump defunds Planned Parenthood

By Steven Ertelt — Originally published in LifeNews.com The Planned Parenthood abortion business announced on Monday it will officially withdraw from the Title X programme — costing it $60-million (R913-million) in taxpayer funds because it refuses to follow a new Trump administration rule that requires it to segment out its […]