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Religion: Why I’m Boycotting the Olympics – Reason #3: Christians being targeted

Breaking news from China reveals that authorities are clamping down on Roman Catholics who wish to worship at a Marian shrine during the month of May. The xenophobic Chinese leaders fear Christians mingling together for worship because they are afraid … Continue reading

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How to Tame a Dragon: Beiijing Olympics

The Olympic Games are just a season away and within the next couple of weeks athletes from around the world will be competing for places on their national teams. For years, many of these young people will have been preparing … Continue reading

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Pray for China

(As reported by Religious Intelligence)   By: George Conger. A COALITION of Christian advocacy groups has issued a call to prayer for the persecuted Christian Churches of China following a meeting in Zurich on March 28.   The Zurich Statement … Continue reading

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Religious News: China Persecutes Tibetans

Another Reason for Boycotting the Communist Olympics   Beijing, China — Chinese authorities in Tibet have recruited more than 140 Tibetan youths to perform traditional dances at the forthcoming Beijing Olympics, even as they impose new curbs on Buddhist culture … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Why I am boycotting the 2008 Olympics

Audio version here  2 Peter 2:2      Many will follow their shameful ways and will bring the way of truth into disrepute. Next year, the Olympic Games take place in Beijing, China. Thousands of athletes from around the world will … Continue reading

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