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The Church of England will provide no more resistance to gay marriage among churchgoers, the Archbishop of Canterbury revealed last night.

The Most Rev Justin Welby acknowledged that many Anglicans would view the idea of special services honouring same-sex relationships as a "betrayal" of its traditions and even "apostacy".
Pope Francis and Vatican officials on Thursday told U.S. President Barack Obama they were concerned about "religious freedom" in the United States, an apparent reference to the contraception mandate in Obama's health care plan.
Pope Francis on Saturday named a woman molested by a priest as a child to be part of a core group to help the Catholic Church fight the clerical sexual abuse of minors that has haunted it for over two decades.

Pope Francis looks on as he leads a special audience with pilgrims from Terni's diocese in Paul VI hall at the Vatican March 20, 2014. (CREDIT: REUTERS/REMO CASILLI)
A gunman opened fire on worshipers at a Russian Orthodox cathedral on Sakhalin Island off Russia's Pacific coast, killing a nun and a parishioner in an attack that rattled nerves across the vast Russian federation.
Kevin-Wayne-Johnson.jpgATLANTA, GA, (February 4, 2014) - Award-winning author, speaker, and minister, Kevin Wayne Johnson, has traveled across the country teaching people from all walks of life how to give God the glory. His book series, Give God the Glory! which is published through his publishing company, Writing For the Lord, has won 19 literary awards since 2001. With the fundamental belief that God uses ordinary people to accomplish extraordinary things, Kevin Wayne Johnson lives to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ.
An Open Letter to President Barack Obama, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, House Speaker John Boehner, All Members of Congress, and to the leaders of the National Prayer Breakfast
A Ukrainian Christian leader has called for urgent "prayer and fasting" as anti-government protests are spreading further outside Kiev, with reports of unrest in the east, north and south.

Nationwide Church Shutdown Is Underway In Iran

Earlier this week, international leaders praised Iran for closing down some of its nuclear program. The U.S. and EU are both reportedly easing some economic sanctions on Iran as a result, one of the conditions of an agreement made last year.

A Sudanese human rights activist has called upon Christians in the United States to help the churches of the Republic of Sudan.

Dr. Roy Peterson to Take the Reigns of Leadership in February 

American Bible Society has selected a new leader to helm the historic ministry. Dr. Roy Peterson, who is currently serving as president and CEO of The Seed Company, will join American Bible Society in February in the ministry's Manhattan office.