Moral and Ethical Issues


Europe | Jan. 6 2000

Greek police close evangelical radio station

ATHENS, Greece – An evangelical Christian radio station in Athens, Greece, has been closed and a retired pastor who helped run it was jailed... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 6 2000

Group buys slaves, sets free

A controversial Christian human rights group based in Switzerland said it had bought the freedom of 5,514 slaves in Sudan during a secret mission.... [READ MORE]

Health | Jan. 6 2000

Christians more likely to divorce, study says

VENTURA, Calif. – A new study by the Barna Research Group in Ventura, Calif., says born-again Christians are more likely to go through... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 1 2000

Muslim extremists torch churches on Zanzibar island

FUONI, Tanzania — Muslim extremists burned down a church building on Zanzibar island off the coast of Tanzania on July 30, church leaders... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 1 2000

Baptists among displaced in Congo conflict

GOMA, Congo — Heavy fighting in North Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo has displaced hundreds of thousands of people, including... [READ MORE]

United States | Jan. 1 2000

World Trade Center steel beam cross now a memorial

The Cross has been saved. The cross, that is, of steel beams uncovered as workers in New York, cleared away debris at the World Trade Center.... [READ MORE]

Europe | Jan. 1 2000

Pastors in Iran Could Face Death Penalty

ISTANBUL,TURKEY — Three pastors in Iran are facing charges that could lead to the death penalty for activities in the house-church movement... [READ MORE]

Bible Studies | Jan. 1 2000

NAMB lauches Go magazine for students

“Go!” The one-word summation of the Great Commission is also the name of the North American Mission Board’s newest magazine,... [READ MORE]

Human Rights/Freedom | Jan. 1 2000

‘Awareness’ effort launched in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — The National Council of Evangelical Christians (CNCE) has recently launched an “awareness campaign”... [READ MORE]

Europe | Jan. 1 2000

BWA joins Serbian Baptists in appeal for religious freedom

Denton Lotz, general secretary of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA), joined with Serbian Baptist leaders Jan. 21 to appeal for religious freedom... [READ MORE]