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VHP seeks anti-conversion law in Jharkhand

RANCHI: After a large number of tribals reportedly converted to Christianity in Jharkhand’s Gumla district, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has sought an anti-conversion law in the state. “Anti conversion law should be formulated in Jharkhand. Christian missionaries are silently … Continue reading

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The Catholic Church – A Religious Entity or a Corporate?

Did You Know? • The Church is the LARGEST owner of agricultural land in India • Is the second RICHEST employer after Government • Its funds equal the Indian Navy’s annual budget!!! Source: ShankNaad

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Discrimination in the Catholic Church

Dalit Christians in India “… continue to face segregation in cemeteries…practice untouchability and are compelled to drop caste names,” said Kudanthai Arasan of the Viduthalai Tamil Puligal Katch http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/dalit-catholics-petition-vatican-against-discrimination/article6694525.ece?homepage=true

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The Church & Its Links to Sri Lanka’s Terrorism & Elsewhere

By Shenali Waduge       "The purpose of this article was not to degrade any religion but to highlight to those unaware about the ugly connection that exists between the Church and terrorism because it runs contradictory to what teachings of the … Continue reading

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Pope tells Indian Bishops not to be Deterred by anti-Christian Laws

By David Kerr Vatican City, Sep 19, 2011 / 04:50 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Benedict XVI has encouraged Indian bishops not to allow anti-Christian laws or violence deter them from spreading the Gospel in India. Of the country’s 28 states, … Continue reading

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Pope tells Indian Bishops not to be Deterred by anti-Christian Violence

By David Kerr Vatican City, Sep 19, 2011 / 04:50 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Benedict XVI has encouraged Indian bishops not to allow anti-Christian laws or violence deter them from spreading the Gospel in India. “You must always be prepared … Continue reading

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The Changing Face of the Church

It’s a well-documented fact that people adopt aspects of other cultures around them. The churches in Andhra Pradesh are following this custom and Indianising some of practices. At St Andrew’s Orthodox Church, West Marredpally, a Dwaja Stambam has been erected. … Continue reading

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Politics of Religion and Born Again: An Agenda for Insidious Proselytization

Each Individual on Earth faces so many problems minor and major each living day. He / she overcomes them by own strength and moves forward. Religion gives him hope that he is not alone and someone out there is there … Continue reading

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The Rise of Modern Religious Fundamentalism Worldwide

by Christopher Helali No one can deny that we live in dangerous times. Never before in world history has there been this level of religious radicalism and fundamentalism on a global scale. Every major religion has organized constituents that mobilize … Continue reading

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Poor Christian Liberation Movement Demands a Blanket Ban on Conversions

By R. L. Francis The Delhi based Poor Christian Liberation Movement popularly known as PCLM established a decade ago, has put forward a 10-point agenda to the Catholic Bishop Conference of India and the National Council of Churches for the … Continue reading

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