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Bible Reading - June 27
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Biblica finishes Kurdish Bible translation
Kurdistan (MNN) -- After 28 years, Biblica’s team in Kurdistan is finished, and the Kurds have “an accurate, contemporary translation” of the entire Bible. Hans Combrink of Biblica said it wasn’t an easy road. “There have been starts and stops, there have been wars, there have been...
True religious freedom: Christians protecting and embracing Muslims
International (MNN) -- Hate crimes and violence against Muslims are on the rise in the United States and Europe. Statistics from researchers at California State University revealed that since the start of 2015, hate crimes against American Muslims spiked by 78 percent -- the highest rates...
Ukraine experiences increase in conflict violence
Ukraine (MNN) -- Earlier this month, the United Nations came out with a report on the rising violence in Ukraine. Rise in Violence In 2014, the fighting in Ukraine caught civilians right in the middle.(Photo courtesy of SGA via Facebook) From February to April, the violence related to the...
Ramadan ending, but Christians continue to pray
International (MNN) -- Ramadan ends tomorrow, but the impact of the holy month will be felt for some time. While moderate Muslims have sought a greater understanding of their god during this time, extremist groups have used the month as an excuse to increase their attacks. Much of the...
Nearly 200,000 displaced in southern Philippines as extremist attacks persist
Philippines (MNN) -- Clashes between Muslim extremists and the army in the southern Philippines still aren’t letting up. The siege in Marawi City has stretched into its fifth week now after ISIS-pledged militants took over in late May. While Filipino authorities say the extremists in Marawi...
Protecting the invisible on International Widows’ Day
India (MNN) -- Today is International Widows' Day, a reminder of the unnoticed, neglected, overlooked, cursed, ostracized, abused, and invisible. It’s a day when believers can remember God’s calling to care for the orphans and the widows of the world, and it’s a day to pick up...