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Religious leaders who died in 2015


They preached and inspired. They wrote and taught. Here is a list of notable faith leaders who passed away in 2015. Andraé Crouch – Jan. 8 One of gospel music’s all-time greats (seven Grammy awards, six Dove awards), a singer, songwriter, and …

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3 reasons Christians should back religious freedom for all

Americans are overwhelmingly concerned about religious liberty — that’s good. What’s troubling, but perhaps not surprising, is that they are less enthusiastic about those liberties for some religions. According to a recent poll by The Associated Press and the University …

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Harlem Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon dies

Meadowlark Lemon

WASHINGTON — Meadowlark Lemon, the Harlem Globetrotters player known as the “clown prince” of basketball has died. Lemon died Dec. 27 in Scottsdale, Arizona. He was 83. Lemon played for the Harlem Globetrotters comedy entertainment basketball team for 24 years …

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How Chuck Colson is appealing to young evangelicals

Chuck Colson

Bethany Goodman, a 29-year-old digital media consultant, found her role model on weekday mornings while driving to high school in Bel Air, Md., a suburb northeast of Baltimore. It turned out to be a man she’d never meet, and someone …

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‘Son of Saul’ unflinchingly portrays Holocaust horrors

Son of Saul

For decades, dramas such as “Schindler’s List,” “Life Is Beautiful” and “The Boy in the Striped Pajamas” have taken audiences behind the barbed wire fences of Nazi concentration camps, where 11 million people were executed during the Holocaust. But “Son of …

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