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One-third of Colorado hospitals opt out of assisted suicide


Nearly one-third of Colorado hospitals say they will not allow doctors at their facilities to kill patients under the state’s new physician-assisted suicide law. Recently, two of the state’s largest hospital systems, both faith-based, released statements saying they plan to …

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A tsunami of pro-life bills flood state legislatures

Virginia State Capitol

Pro-life leaders say a nationwide surge in optimism is driving the wave of pro-life bills already introduced in the first few weeks of this year’s state legislative sessions. The nearly 50 new bills include bans on dismemberment abortions and any …

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‘Gray divorce’ named among seniors raises challenges

senior couple

Increasing rates of divorce and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among some populations over 50 could raise challenges for pastors ministering to senior adults in the coming years. In December, England’s chief medical officer Sally Davies reported a 38 percent increase …

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Super Bowl unlikely to disrupt most churches

Super Bowl 2017

For churches with Sunday night activities, most pastors say it’s still “game on” at church despite the Super Bowl matchup between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, Feb. 5. According to a new study from Nashville-based LifeWay …

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March for Life celebrates Trump’s pro-life promises

March for Life

WASHINGTON — A week after the inauguration of President Donald Trump, throngs of pro-life marchers gathered near the White House to applaud his administration’s actions and his plans to support their cause. And they cheered top officials of the new …

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Congress takes first step in Obamacare repeal


The House of Representatives passed a budget resolution on Jan. 13 initiating the process for dismantling Obamacare. “By taking this first step toward repealing Obamacare, we are closer to giving Americans relief from the problems this law has caused,” said …

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Trump sworn in as 45th president

U.S. President Donald Trump

WASHINGTON — Donald J. Trump placed his hand on two Bibles and took the oath of office in a swearing-in ceremony that featured prayers and pronouncements of God’s favor by the largest assortment of clergy in inaugural history. It also drew protests …

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