Rachel Lynn Aldrich

Rachel is an assistant editor for WORLD Digital. Follow Rachel on Twitter @Rachel_Lynn_A.

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Bucket List Books: Virgil's Aeneid

Books
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 9/06/14, 09:32 am

In an earlier column I argued that Homer and his epics were important for the Christian to read because Greek mythology provides historical context for Christianity. Well, it’s time to recommend another epic.

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Associated Press/Photo by Bilal Hussein

Lebanese Christians take up arms as ISIS terror spreads

Lebanon
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 9/05/14, 03:52 pm

As Christians flee Syria and Iraq to escape the radical Islamic State, Lebanese Christians are preparing themselves for the possibility of hostilities flowing over their border. For the first time since the Lebanese civil war ended in 1990, Lebanese Christians are arming themselves for self-defense, deploying on hills surrounding their communities, and laying in ambush in case Muslim extremists head their way. 

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Associated Press/Photo by Wong Maye-E

Americans in North Korea beg for someone to negotiate their release

North Korea
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 9/02/14, 03:03 pm

North Korea paraded three American detainees before foreign media in Pyongyang on Monday, appearing to let them speak freely about their plight.

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