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3 august 2020

16:12
Pope Francis recognized the Knights of Columbus for the fraternal order's efforts to build a "fraternal, just and equitable world," on the eve of the Knights' 138th annual convention....

14:57
A beacon of hope, innovation, and entrepreneurship in the Church shines brightly as OSV Institute prepares to award three $100,000 prizes as the culmination to their first-ever Innovation Challenge to be held at The University of Notre Dame on...

08:35
Based in Atlanta, this gospel group recently released the music video for their first single, "God's Still Passing Out A Blessing." Doug Baynes, producer/songwriter/lead singer of this new release, believes that God gave him this particular song to...


31 july 2020

08:36
COVID-19 has had a profound effect on the criminal justice system. Before this year, no one would have considered how the prison population would be affected by a pandemic. Most prisons do not have the most ideal health conditions, and it's easy...

06:23
At an online meeting to discuss construction of the future Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center in the city of Kyiv, Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky told the Center's Supervisory Board that he supports its construction:...


30 july 2020

19:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Eid al-Adha: "Today, Muslims in Canada and around the world will mark the end of the Hajj, the annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, and celebrate Eid al-Adha.   "Eid al-Adha...

16:43
American Jewish Committee (AJC) praised Spain for adopting the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) Working Definition of Antisemitism. Announcement of the Spanish government decision came in a meeting between Deputy Prime Minister...

08:38
Harvest Home Films LLC is proud to announce the production of The Harvest, a film that addresses relevant Christian themes through a celebration of the outdoor way of life while promoting a respect for the land, water and the great past time of...

08:17
On Tuesday, July 28th a warrant was filed for the arrest of Chairman Lee Man-Hee, leader of Shincheonji Church of Jesus. It was alleged that he had submitted a falsified list of church members and facilities to the government and embezzled 5 million...

06:00
Catholic Education Arizona, (CEA) a School Tuition Organization serving the Diocese of Phoenix 37 Catholic schools, offers Arizona businesses an opportunity to change lives and develop the future workforce through private education choices with...


29 july 2020

19:16
AJC welcomes the State Department report to Congress on Holocaust restitution and compensation efforts. The report is required by the Justice for Uncompensated Survivors Today (JUST) Act of 2017. The comprehensive report presents a...

17:33
In just its second year, the Engage Art Contest garnered entries from 24 countries in North America, including Haiti, Nicaragua, Dominican Republic, Canada, Mexico, the United States and Caribbean Islands....

11:00
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy in Teens (Ntarupt) has been awarded funding from two federal grants totaling $1,050,000 per year from the Office of Population Affairs (OPA) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services....

10:30
Compassion International's radio marketing team announced a partnership with Vidare Creative, a Nashville-based agency focused on marketing and fundraising services....

07:18
The Friends of Zion Museum hosted the Knesset Christian Allies Caucus for the relaunch for the 23rd Knesset, which was broadcast worldwide to millions of followers on social media....

07:00
Today, the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference), announced an online campaign to ensure the voices of Holocaust survivors are heard by Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg.  In the first-ever digital campaign driven by...


28 july 2020

10:24
The Falkirk Center for Faith and Liberty and former U.S. Rep Dave Brat are hosting the second day of Freedom Summit 2020 in Washington, D.C. today. The event is an action conference designed to hold the Chinese Communist Party accountable for the...


27 july 2020

14:42
Family Research Council is pleased to announce that Joseph Backholm has joined the FRC team as Senior Fellow for Biblical Worldview and Strategic Engagement. Recent research has shown that only 6 percent of Americans have a biblical worldview. In his...

14:36
Despite rising COVID-19 cases, increased food insecurity, an unstable economy and a palpable political situation, the people of South Sudan remain determined and committed to bring strength to their communities. In an effort to support and show...

12:36
The International Council of Christian Solidarity International (CSI), a Switzerland-based NGO campaigning for religious freedom, on July 27, 2020 elected Dr John Eibner as its new president....

11:22
After bandits attack his village, Alexander, a 12th century peasant boy, has lost his parents, his home, and his memory. When he's taken in by monks, Alexander tries to uncover his past while adjusting to life at the abbey and making new friends. His...

08:38
Once called "heaven on earth," the majestic Christian cathedral Hagia Sophia's conversion into a mosque in Istanbul is the most recent act of desecration by Turkey on the historic holy site. On an unlucky Tuesday in May 1453, the envy of the world...

08:00
Established in 2004, the HMA is a trusted halal monitoring and certifying body that has been working directly with restaurant owners to build trust amongst halal consumers across Canada. As demand for halal food continues to grow in Canada, HMA has...


24 july 2020

14:01
Knights of Columbus Asset Advisors, LLC (KoCAA), hosted its third annual Catholic Investment Symposium on July 21 and 22, 2020.  The...

12:03
The Falkirk Center for Faith and Liberty and former U.S. Rep Dave Brat announced that it will host its first-ever Freedom Summit, an action conference to preserve and restore the rule of law, free-market economics, and Judeo-Christian principles, on...


23 july 2020

12:02
The Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) is collaborating with its members and partner organizations in promoting the #LoveThyNeighbor social media campaign that encourages the wearing of masks in public as a way to slow the spread...

11:52
The following is a statement by Howard C. Self, President of Right To Believe, a grassroots organization dedicated to the protection of religious freedom for all....

08:45
"A historical event just happened before our eyes," announced Daniel Turcotte, Raelian Guide and leader of the Embassy for Extraterrestrials Project sponsored by the Raelian Movement. "Diplomats and Foreign Affairs officials recently attended our...


22 july 2020

13:00
Episcopal Relief & Development and Trinity Church Wall Street are partnering on a response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The partnership, supported by a $1,021,683 grant from Trinity Church Wall Street, will reach an estimated two million individuals...

09:00
American Bible Society today released its 10th annual State of the Bible report, which shows cultural trends in the U.S. regarding spirituality and Scripture engagement. The report reveals findings from two surveys, one conducted in January 2020 with...


21 july 2020

13:03
The G20 Interfaith Forum, the world's leading organization focused on bringing faith and policy together, hosted its Latin America regional meeting today. The virtual meeting focused on how Latin American religious leaders can support regional...

08:33
TRUE REDEMPTION! D. L. Ellis-Johnson chronicles his life's journey in this candid and poignant book. Transparent,  the author narrates so that anyone can relate and better understand the fragility of the human soul. Ellis-Johnson discloses the...


20 july 2020

11:00
Two brand new programs are coming to the Relevant Radio® network! The Cale Clarke Show and The Faith Explained with Cale Clarke will debut on Monday, July 20....

08:33
On July 19, 2020, Katrina's Dream Founder, Helene de Boissiere ?Swanson, started her third pilgrimage, Congress ? Remove the Deadline on the E.R.A. Leaving from her late brother's recently closed business, Mailboxes on 5th, in Park Slope, New York,...

08:32
WE are about to hit what is probably the biggest paradigm shift in living memory, and many people are ill-prepared for it. Are You One of Those? Our world, as we have known it, is changing! Through a virulent global pandemic, tumbling economies,...


17 july 2020

08:51
The Persecuted, an online news source with a mission to expose persecution and human rights violations, has published a new infographic on Coercive Conversion Education practices.  Coercive conversion, sometimes also referred to as "cult...


16 july 2020

16:30
BXS Community Fund LLC, a subsidiary of BancorpSouth Bank , donated $65,800 to Catholic Charities Diocese of Jackson to benefit families in Mississippi. The donation will assist the organization with its efforts to implement its many programs, such...

16:03
Family Research Council is pleased to announce that Bob Fu has joined FRC's Center for Religious Liberty as Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom. As religious persecution continues to spread around the world, and as China in particular...

14:50
Ahead of the 26th anniversary of the deadly terrorist bombing of the AMIA Jewish community center in Buenos Aires, Argentine President Alberto Fernandez reaffirmed his government's commitment to bring to justice those responsible. "The truth is that...

14:00
Crossroads Christian Communications Inc. (Crossroads), Canada's leading provider of faith and values media, and YES TV, a Canadian religious television station committed to positive, family-friendly, entertainment programming, today announced that...

13:00
There are an estimated 4.1 million Haitians currently living in a state of food insecurity, and Mission of Hope is doing something about it. The organization has been serving daily, nutritious meals to over 100,000 children through a network of...

11:00
Over the past several months, 53,000 pro-life Ohioans have signed a petition calling on Governor Mike DeWine and the members of the Ohio Legislature to transition Ohio to 100% clean, renewable energy by 2030. Members of Ohio's faith community shared...

09:02
Today, an online rally was organized by a Washington DC-based Capital Region Coalition for Religious Freedom, and Right To Believe, a nonprofit protecting the freedom to believe in one's religion without undue governmental interference....


15 july 2020

20:56
The American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) has teamed up with Tyler & Bursch, The National Center for Law and Policy (NCLP) and Advocates for Faith & Freedom to file a lawsuit challenging the state of California's ban on singing and chanting...

17:58
Family Research Council released a new report today titled "The Crisis of Christian Persecution in Nigeria." It describes one of the worst human rights situations of our day?one which the mainstream media rarely discusses?a possible genocide of...

08:37
The Persecuted is an online news source with a mission to share the stories of those who are still oppressed and marginalized today. As the world grows wealthier and more connected, many of these groups are still silenced or left behind. The...


14 july 2020

17:22
Artists, activists, attorneys, athletes and community leaders from across the country will participate in training and civil disobedience to bring further awareness and action to Breonna Taylor's case, following more than 123 days since her murder....

16:09
American Jewish Committee (AJC) today called on U.S. federal agencies to ensure that any changes to the U.S. asylum system respect the universal right to seek asylum and the prohibition on returning people to places where they face persecution or...

15:36
Over the past five years, Abilene Christian University (ACU) has extended the university's mission and reach by offering online degree programs. While this has been done primarily through the development of graduate programs, last year ACU began...

11:16
Negative Exposure is a compelling, heart-wrenching story that introduces faith to audiences in a different way.  Previous films have dealt with racial and socioeconomic stereotypes, but no faith-based film has incorporated a "flipped society" that...