Selected News Stories from Around the World* — Thursday, October 17

The Biblical Meaning of Success: Working Diligently for the Master’s Glory (ByFaith Online)

Surprise: The African Church Is Not Very Charismatic (Christianity Today)


New York Churches No Longer Outcasts (World)

Coalition of Black Ministers in NYC Says They, Rather than Rev Sharpton, Should Lead (UPI)

Strip Billboard Mounted Over Queens Church Comes Down
(CBS News)

One in Four European Jews Afraid to Wear Kippah and Jewish Symbols in Public

(The Jerusalem Post)

Islamic Clerics Permit Hungry Syrians to Eat Dogs and Cats (The Washington Times)

Long an Oasis of Christian-Muslim Calm, Kenya May See More Strife (RNS)

The Hate That Lurks Within (The Age)

More Ohio Abortion Clinics Closing (The Columbus Dispatch)

Pregnant Women Go Undercover in India to Expose Sex-Selection Abortions (LifeNews)

Florida Orphan Makes Plea for Adoptive Family (The Washington Times)


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