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Yonat Shimron

Blog Posts by Yonat Shimron

Posted by Greg Horton, Yonat Shimron 1 week 1 day ago
Allowing Southern Baptist missionaries to speak in tongues, or have what some SBC leaders call a “private prayer language,” speaks to the growing strength of Pentecostal churches in Africa, Asia, and...
Posted by Yonat Shimron 14 weeks 1 day ago
Preliminary police reports describe a long-simmering dispute over parking as the motive for the killings of three Muslim students at a Chapel Hill condominium Feb. 10.But many Muslims in the Raleigh-...
Posted by Yonat Shimron 1 year 29 weeks ago
With her gray hair tied neatly in a bun and her wire-rimmed glasses perched thoughtfully on her nose, Ellen Davis looks the part of a distinguished Bible scholar.Her resume certainly reads like one...
Posted by Yonat Shimron, Sarah Pulliam Bailey, David Gibson, Lauren Markoe 1 year 37 weeks ago
As the Obama administration readies for a probable military strike against Syria, Religion News Service asked a panel of theologians and policy experts whether the U.S. should intervene in...
Posted by Yonat Shimron, Adelle M. Banks 1 year 38 weeks ago
It may be the most famous speech of the 20th century.Millions of American schoolchildren who never experienced Jim Crow or whites-only water fountains know the phrase “I have a dream.”And many...