This post was originally published on this site(RNS) The evangelical school’s gay community is “stunned” Wheaton “has not issued a stronger statement of condemnation” about abuse by one of its most famous grads.

This post was originally published on this siteLifeWay hosts an important breakfast at the SBC annual meeting. This week I want to take a moment to highlight a leadership meeting in my own tribe, the Southern Baptist Convention. This breakfast, sponsored by LifeWay, is open to messengers to the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting this June in St. Louis. If you are an attendee of the Southern Baptist Convention annual

This post was originally published on this siteTyler Glenn’s new solo video “Trash” says the Mormon religion is claustrophobic for LGBT people—and since the video ends with the singer’s mock death, apparently fatal.

This post was originally published on this siteVATICAN CITY —Nearly 9,000 members of Rotary from across the globe attended the Jubilee Audience at the Vatican in St. Peter’s Square on 30 April 2016 at the invitation of Pope Francis. At the end of the Audience, a delegation of Rotary members – led by Rotary International President K.R. Ravindran – met Pope Francis

This post was originally published on this siteBen-Zion Gold, who directed Harvard Hillel for four decades.

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This post was originally published on this siteROME (RNS) Backers of the church-sponsored event say 200 million Christians face persecution for their beliefs, mainly in the Middle East.

This post was originally published on this site“Why I’m suspicious of Christians is because of this lack of realism, and I’d love to see more of that in art and in life and in music,” Bono said in the video launching Fuller Studio.

This post was originally published on this siteNEW DELHI (RNS) Xulhaz Mannan worked for the U.S. Embassy in the Bangladeshi capital and was editor of Bangladesh’s first LGBT magazine.

This post was originally published on this site(RNS) The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia and the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg said they would be “forming one seminary” from the two existing institutions.