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February 10, 2012

In Celebration of Black History Month, Christian Book Company Sells Ebooks on Amazon Kindle for Only 99-Cents

In celebration of black history month, Black Christian Book Company (, is presenting nearly 100 inspiring Christian books written by Christian authors that are on sale for 99 cents only on Amazon Kindle. This sale lasts for a limited time.... Continue Reading →


Family and Friends Remember Bishop Barnett K. Thoroughgood as a Man Deeply Devoted to God

Bishop Barnett K. Thoroughgood had just finished his Sunday sermon entitled "I Am Here to Do Battle," when he sat down in his seat behind the pulpit and collapsed. The New Jerusalem Church of God in Christ leader passed away... Continue Reading →

Rick Warren, Who Delivered Invocation at Obama’s Inauguration, Would ‘Rather Go to Jail than Cave’ Over Birth Control Mandate

Evangelical pastor Rick Warren tweets: I'm not a Catholic but I stand in 100% solidarity with my brothers & sisters to practice their belief against govt pressure and I'd go to jail rather than cave in to a govement mandate that violates... Continue Reading →

Was It Right to Put T.D. Jakes and His Beliefs On the Spot at the Elephant Room 2 Gathering?

There has been considerable discussion regarding the Elephant Room 2 in light of T.D. Jakes' invitation and appearance. For those unfamiliar with the controversy, check out UrbanFaith news editor Christine Scheller's roundup of reactions to the event.  In short, the... Continue Reading →

Saudi Arabia Called Upon to Release 35 Ethiopian Christians

America's congressionally approved watchdog for global religious liberty has called on Saudi Arabia to release 35 Ethiopian Christians arrested during a prayer meeting and imprisoned for nearly two months. Saudi police raided a private home in Jeddah Dec. 15 and... Continue Reading →

Hamas Divided over Unity Deal

The much-touted Palestinian unity deal announced last Monday from Qatar has exposed divisions in Hamas. Gaza-based Hamas officials issued a statement Thursday rejecting the agreement, while Hamas leaders in the West Bank (Judea and Samaria) issued their own statement supporting... Continue Reading →

Why Obama’s Contraception Mandate Turns the First Amendment on Its Head

By DONALD WUERL, CHARLES COLSON AND MEIR Y. SOLOVEICHIK Stories involving a Catholic, a Protestant and a Jew typically end with a punch line. We wish that were the case here, but what brings us together is no laughing matter:... Continue Reading →

Obama’s Birth Control Policy has Democrats Divided

Democrats are deeply divided over President Barack Obama's new rule that religious schools and hospitals must provide insurance for free birth control to their employees amid fresh signs that the administration was scrambling for a way out. "This is not... Continue Reading →

GOP Candidates Gather at CPAC

Thousands of Republicans descended on the US capital Thursday to plot a path to presidential victory, with Mitt Romney still aiming to win over the conservative base and be named the party's champion in November elections. Stung by losses to... Continue Reading →

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