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“When America sneezes, the rest of the world catches a cold”

September 10, 2010

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“These and some other events that took place in the West have had destructive impacts on Christians in the developing parts of the world.”

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Grabbing Peacemaker Mojo

September 9, 2010

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It’s time for the peacemakers to get savvy in a lurid culture – even now, at this stage, when we’re clutching the polished vacuum cleaner after the salesman leaves with his I’ve-just-conned-another-sucker grin and our faces are tomato-red and the thoughts fly: I’ve been tricked, hoodwinked, duped … had! What happened? How’d we get here? Why?

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Hoisting the flag of resistance

August 31, 2010

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John Rankin of Hartford’s Theological Education Institute remains steadfast. Rankin, a man of gentle persistence and stubborn patience, is revving up his pressure the Dove World Outreach Center in Gainesville, Florida, which plans on burning the Qur’an on September 11.

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Saying No to Burning the Koran: Follow-up

August 30, 2010

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Some Christians are speaking out against the Dove World Outreach Center’s plan to burn the Qur’an this upcoming September 11 — but, as Jennifer S. Bryson indicates, we need more than tut-tut position statements.

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Loving Muslims and saying no to book burnings

August 25, 2010

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It’ll be a nation-wide movement … No-no. That’s too small. Make it hemispheric … better yet, outright global: a pan-cultural, pan-continental, pan-societal, pan-everything human wave sweeping through North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia, Greenland, and Antarctica.

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