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Thursday, June 20, 2019

'Sing Hallelujah to the Lord' has become the anthem of Hong Kong

A 1974 hymn called 'Sing Hallelujah to the Lord' has become the anthem of the Hong Kong protests
Time: The minor-key melody is heard everywhere at the mass demonstrations against Hong Kong's controversial extradition bill and has become the movement's anthem.
Reuters: 'Sing Hallelujah to the Lord' an unlikely anthem of Hong Kong protests

Not just churches: Camps are also prone to child sexual abuse
Religion News Service: Last week a staffer at an SBC-affiliated camp in Arizona was arrested on five counts of inappropriate touching.

Switching denominations: Why some Baptist ministers are leaving
Baptist News Global: Experts report a growing trend of denominational swapping among clergy.

Stop weaponizing the Bible for Trump: No politician is a Cyrus, David or Caesar
Washington Post: As President Trump begins another campaign round, we can expect attempts to link him to any number of biblical characters.

Right-wing activist Tony Perkins is new chair of major religious freedom commission
HuffPost: The Family Research Council's president has supported gay "conversion" therapy and said Islam was "incompatible with the Constitution" in the past.

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