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Africa | May. 4 2000

Bible available in 21 additional languages

READING, England — The Bible was made available in an additional 21 languages for the first time last year, according to the 1999 Scripture... [READ MORE]

Africa | Mar. 9 2000

Sex trafficking a growing problem

The trafficking of women and children, many who are forced into prostitution, is a worldwide human rights problem that may involve 2 million... [READ MORE]

Africa | Feb. 24 2000

Lutheran church growth high in 1999

GENEVA, Switzerland — An estimated 1.6 million people became Lutherans last year, reports the Lutheran World Federation, bringing the total... [READ MORE]

Africa | Feb. 3 2000

Panel: Religious liberty threatened

In its first months of work, the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom has issued a series of statements detailing threats to religious... [READ MORE]

Africa | Feb. 3 2000

TWR adds programs, expands ministry

ABUJA, Nigeria — Audiences in Nigeria, India and the Baltic nations are the beneficiaries of expanded ministry by international Christian... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 27 2000

Challenges great for IMB missionaries

Southern Baptist missionaries risked mounting persecution abroad – for daring to tell the world Jesus is the only way to peace with God.... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 27 2000

Organization offers new life for old Bibles

How many Bibles are just sitting around in your house, on the back seat of your car or on dusty shelves at your church? Emily Filipi of Wetumpka... [READ MORE]

Australia | Jan. 20 2000

Baptist World Congress meets in Australia, seeks unification

World Baptist delegates from all continents looked at a multitude of problems facing them in a new millennium — and nevertheless said,... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 20 2000

Leaders oppose ‘sex exploitation’ definition

Several conservative leaders, including Southern Baptist official Richard Land and Campus Crusade for Christ President Bill Bright, are opposing... [READ MORE]