Selected News Stories from Around the World* — Saturday, September 7

Arab Christians Come Out Strongly Against U.S. Strike in Syria (CS Monitor)

Bashar Assad Sends Reinforcements to Besieged Christian Village (The Boston Globe)

Piece of 16th Street Baptist Church Donated to Smithsonian (The Washington Post)


As Publications Struggle, Christian Literary Magazine Books & Culture Could Shut Down (RNS)

New Survey: Evangelicals Threaten Workplace Harmony (World)

Abortion Clinic Closings on Rise in U.S., 44 Tallied Year to Date (Baptist Press)

Film Documentary Claims Pat Robertson Raised Millions on the Back of a Non-Existent Aid Project (The Guardian)

The Monk Who Lives Up a Rock to Get Closer to God (The Telegraph)

Biswick Nkhoma, Bible Translator, Malawi, on the Importance of Studying Biblical Languages (BibleMesh)