Religious Liberty
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Army retreats from presentation labeling Christians 'hate groups'

Religious Liberty
by Michael Cochrane
Posted 10/21/13, 02:00 pm

The U.S. Army last week acknowledged that a diversity training presented to soldiers at Camp Shelby, Miss., mischaracterized the American Family Association (AFA) as a “hate group.”

An Oct. 15 email sent by an official Army spokesman to the AFA stated that the slide presentation referencing the AFA as a hate group “was not produced by the Army and does not reflect our policy or doctrine.” 

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Malaysian Christians forbidden from saying Allah

Religious Liberty
by Julia A. Seymour
Posted 10/21/13, 01:38 pm

A Malaysian appeals court upheld last week a government ban on the use of the word “Allah” to refer to God in non-Muslim faiths, overruling claims by Christians in the Muslim-majority nation that the restriction violates their religious rights.

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Krieg Barrie

Hall of Fame heralds

Religious Liberty | We can learn a lot from history's storied street preachers
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 10/18/13, 01:00 am

In my kitchen sits a stack of old Westminster Seminary student directories. The cover of the 2001/2002 issue displays a 1978 photograph of Cornelius Van Til and Jack Miller drawing a crowd as they preached Christ on Wall Street. 

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