A pastor who has refused to recant his faith in Jesus is facing execution in Iran this week. And Iran has a history of murdering ministers of the Gospel — including an Assemblies of God pastor in 1990.
Month – September 2011
Jessy Dixon, one of the stars of the Bill Gaither Homecoming series, died Monday in Chicago. Dixon was an entertaining, electrifying performer, an African American gospel singer who made inroads in the traditionally-white Southern gospel genre, thanks to his work with Bill Gaither. He worked with the Rev. James Cleveland and Paul Simon and toured […]
Pat Robertson aid this week that it’s acceptable for the husband of a woman with Alzheimer’s to divorce his wife because of her illness. That didn’t sit well with Russell Moore of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Robertson’s statement, Moore writes, is “more than an embarrassment. This is more than cruelty. This is a repudiation of […]
Pat Robertson says Alzheimer’s makes divorce OK By TOM BREEN Associated Press Religious broadcaster Pat Robertson told his “700 Club” viewers that divorcing a spouse with Alzheimer’s is justifiable because the disease is “a kind of death.” During the portion of the show where the one-time Republican presidential candidate takes questions from viewers, Robertson was […]