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Baptist Press - Apr 17, 2014 4:52 PM

NOTA DEL EDITOR: La columna First-Person (De primera mano) es parte de la edición de hoy de BP en español. Para ver historias adicionales, vaya ahttp://www.bpnews.net/espanolNASHVILLE (BP) -- Consumado es. Esta fue la expresión del original griego q ...more

Baptist Press - Apr 17, 2014 4:52 PM

EDITOR'S NOTE: This column is part of the call to prayer issued by Frank S. Page, president of the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee, to pray for revival and spiritual awakening for our churches, our nation and our world.DALLAS (BP) -- "D ...more

Baptist Press - Apr 17, 2014 4:52 PM

NASHVILLE (BP) -- This weekly Bible study appears in Baptist Press in a partnership with LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention. Through its Leadership and Adult Publishing team, LifeWay publishes Sunday School curricula and additi ...more

Baptist Press - Apr 17, 2014 4:52 PM

VALPARAÍSO, Chile (BP) -- Baptists in Chile are providing food, supplies and the hope of Christ to victims of a large and fast-moving forest fire that has killed 15 and displaced at least 12,000 people in Valparaíso, Chile. The fire broke out April 12 ...more

Baptist Press - Apr 17, 2014 4:52 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- In order to continue to "attract and retain a first-class academic faculty," President R. Albert Mohler Jr. said, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary's board of trustees approved updates to faculty employment policies and unified ...more

Baptist Press - Apr 17, 2014 4:52 PM

WASHINGTON (BP) -- Southern Baptist ethicist Russell D. Moore and other religious leaders have met with President Obama to discuss the continuing effort to pass immigration reform this year.The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission president joined Oba ...more

Baptist Press - Apr 17, 2014 4:52 PM

KIEV, Ukraine (BP) -- Just a month after the fiery riots now known as Euromaidan occurred in Kiev's Independence Square, I visited Ukraine's capital. I was there less than a year before this most recent trip, but that was a different time -- a different K ...more

Baptist Press - Apr 17, 2014 4:52 PM

DONETSK, Ukraine (BP) -- Christians gathering to pray near a political rally site in one of Ukraine's eastern cities have come under numerous attacks -- even gunfire -- from protesters.Prayer tents have ministered to people in the midst of Ukraine's po ...more

Baptist Press - Apr 17, 2014 4:52 PM

NASHVILLE (BP) -- In A.D. 33 Jerusalem was a political powder keg ready to explode. More than ever, Jews expected a Messiah who would overthrow their hated Roman oppressors. In turn, the Roman Empire was spring loaded to pounce on any rivals to Caesar at ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2014 3:25 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States on Thursday condemned as "grotesque" the distribution of leaflets demanding that Jews in eastern Ukraine register with a self-proclaimed local authority or face consequences. U.S. officials also denounced other insta ...more