Here are just a few things that happened this week, Oct. 29 to Nov. 4, in Church history. They include the start of the Protestant Reformation, the death of a prominent pastor, and the birth of the man behind a very famous hymn.
A retiring leader of a major Washington, D.C.-based church and state watchdog group has said that through his tenure he sought to have his organization be "more aggressive" on litigation against religion in public policy.
Last week, a nonprofit focused on gender equality and a trio of unnamed plaintiffs filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education over rescinding an Obama Era policy on processing on-campus sexual assault allegations.
Here are just a few things that happened this week, Oct. 22-28, in Church history. They include an ancient battle that was crucial to Christianity's survival, a peace treaty between Catholics and Protestants, and a nineteenth failed End Times prophecy.
The Presbyterian Church (USA) and a conservative church created in response to the mainline denomination's theological direction are working together to help facilitate a less divisive and more unifying dismissal process for congregations.