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Current News and Features

January 25, 2016

PROTECTING RELIGIOUS FREEDOM IS "GOOD FOR BUSINESS," SAYS ADVENTIST LEADER

DWAYNE LESLIE EMPHASIZED THE IMPORTANT RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN RELIGIOUS LIBERTIES AND THE CORPORATE SECTOR DURING THE “RELIGIOUS FREEDOM AND BUSINESS: A WAY FORWARD,” EVENT IN WASHINGTON, D.C. READ MORE

January 19, 2016

Adventists File Lawsuit Against U.S. City for Banning Literature Evangelism

A U.S. conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and two of its members filed a lawsuit against an Arkansas city on Jan. 19 over a local ordinance that prevents door-to-door literature evangelism. READ MORE

January 13, 2016

Worker Claims He Was Fired for a Baptism

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) - The National Park Service fired a maintenance man for baptizing someone in the Pacific Ocean and wouldn't let him read the Bible on his lunch breaks, the man claims in court. READ MORE

December 22, 2015

Acts of Faith Religious leaders are especially alarmed by anti-Muslim rhetoric

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump’s recent declaration that he would ban Muslims from entering the country served as a tipping point for many leaders, uniting a range of politically and theologically diverse clerics who are denouncing anti-Muslim sentiments. READ MORE