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Monday, November 8, 2021

A Global History of Prohibition

The new head of the World Evangelical Alliance has changed his mind about one important thing as an adult. Thomas Schirrmacher has decided it’s not good for Christians to fight.

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and Asbury Theological Seminary have filed a petition challenging the Biden administration vaccine mandate, which applies to private-sector companies with over 100 employees.

Last week, Liberty students and alumni rallied in solidarity with victims of sex abuse on campus while the university board considered an outside audit of its abuse response.

To appreciate Christian push for prohibition, you have to understand how oppressive liquor trafficking, saloons, and industrial alcohol had become.CT reviews Smashing the Liquor Machine: A Global History of Prohibition.

In other news

There are over 350 UK churches opening up to tourists who want to stay the night and camp in sanctuaries with bats, no heat, and lots of history.

The evangelism and discipleship ministry the Navigators is now led, in the US and internationally, by Black men.

A company called CryptoVerses, founded by a pair of Israeli entrepreneurs, is selling Bible verses as digital assets (nonfungible tokens, or NFTs).

Nearly 100 percent of Protestant churches in the US have returned to in-person meetings. Most churches report attendance is 50 to 90 percent of pre-pandemic levels.

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