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Sudan woman gets death sentence for apostasy - 15 May 2014
A Sudanese judge has sentenced a Christian woman to hang for apostasy, despite appeals by Western embassies for compassion and respect for religious freedom. The case, thought to be the first of its kind to be heard in Sudan, involves a woman whose ...

Cdl. Burke Calls Out Apostasy Among Church Leaders

Church Militant - 15 Aug 2017
DETROIT ( - His Eminence Cdl. Raymond Burke is admitting there is apostasy in the Church, and is laying blame squarely at the feet of Church leaders. He also makes a direct call for Pope Francis to restore unity to a divided and ...

What should Muslims do about apostasy?

Free Malaysia Today - 14 Aug 2017
Exegetes agree that the Quran does not prescribe any worldly punishment for apostasy. In the authenticated sayings of the Prophet, such punishment is prescribed in specific circumstances as a means to protect the community, particularly in times of war.

Cardinal Demands Rare Correction Of Pope Francis

The Daily Caller - 17 Aug 2017
Burke said the unclear nature of Francis' teachings on marriage and communion, as espoused in Amoris Laetitia, are causing apostasy in the Church and brought it to the brink of schism. The correction, according to Burke, is necessary to restore unity ...

Apostasy: ERLC hates football

Capstone Report - 28 Jul 2017
Apostasy: ERLC hates football. SEC Football Championship Game to be held in Atlanta through 2026. 0Share 0Share 0Share 0Share 0Tweet. Russell Moore and his cronies at the Southern Baptist's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission hate Donald Trump, ...

Iran: US religious freedom report 'unfounded and biased'

Washington Examiner - 16 Aug 2017
"Iran continues to sentence individuals to death under vague apostasy laws – 20 individuals were executed in 2016 on charges that included, quote, 'waging war against God,'" Tillerson said Tuesday when releasing the report. "Members of the Baha'i ...

How (Not) to Respond to Apostasy

Patheos (blog) - 01 Aug 2017
Reading this article made me to think about how differently my parents and my husband's parents, both deeply Christian, have responded to their children's apostasy. My parents have maintained contact, but that contact has always been tense and is ...

Malaysia probes atheist group after uproar over Muslim apostates

Reuters - 07 Aug 2017
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia is investigating an international atheist organization, a minister said on Monday, after a picture of the group's local chapter went viral, sparking claims that Muslim apostates were involved. Apostasy is not a federal ...

Nekhrah Streaming "Cosmic Apostasy" Title Track

Metal Underground - 26 Jul 2017
On the eve of the band's performance at Power of the Night Festival, Cypriot death metallers Nekhrah reveal the title track for impending debut album, "Cosmic Apostasy," which can be heard below. Previously known as Impalement, the Mediterranean act ...

NEKHRAH: Reveal Debut Album & Title Track “Cosmic Apostasy”

The Gauntlet - 27 Jul 2017
NEKHRAH On the eve of their performance at Power of the Night Festival, Cypriot death metallers Nekhrah reveal the title track of their debut album, Cosmic Apostasy, exclusively through No Clean Singing. Previously known as Impalement, the ...

Beware the War Against ASEAN's Atheists

The Diplomat - 18 Aug 2017
According to Malaysia's federal laws, apostasy is not a crime. But in practice, the country's state-run courts, which hold the sway over religious matters, rarely allow Muslims to formally leave the faith. Instead they are punished with “counseling ...

Malay atheist fears he might be killed

Free Malaysia Today - 12 Aug 2017
The fears of Halim and other Malay atheists were compounded by remarks from Negeri Sembilan mufti Mohd Yusof Ahmad, who said in a report by Berita Harian that the penalty for apostasy under Islam is death “if they are stubborn and refuse to repent”.

Dribble from the Pen: Hearing the Metal Rust

The Dunn County Extra - 21 Jul 2017
Judges stands as the epitome of apostasy, judgment, repentance and restoration. What lies at the heart of this cycle is the nature of apostasy. It never flies at us like some overwhelming force that aggressively wrenches us from our foothold on ...

US Blasts Persian Gulf Allies in Religious Freedom Report

Christian Post - 18 Aug 2017
Tillerson noted that Iran used "vague apostasy laws" to execute 20 members of religious minorities last year. China persecutes Tibetan Buddhists and Falun Gong members while Pakistan continues to impose capital punishment for blasphemy and apostasy.

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