NEWS STORY: Alabama’s Supreme Court Justices: Move Ten Commandments Monument

c. 2003 Religion News Service MONTGOMERY, Ala. _ Alabama’s Supreme Court associate justices overruled their chief justice Thursday (Aug. 21) and ordered that the Ten Commandments monument he hoped to keep in the judicial building be removed. Their decision followed Wednesday’s refusal by the U.S. Supreme Court to delay a district judge’s order that Chief […]

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RNS Daily Digest

c. 2003 Religion News Service Update: ACLU Sues Over Salt Lake City-Mormon Street Swap (RNS) The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal suit Thursday (Aug. 7) seeking to overturn a land deal that gave the Mormon Church jurisdiction over a downtown Salt Lake City block. The ACLU’s Utah chapter called the deal an assault […]

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NEWS STORY: Assemblies of God Prayer Event Cut Short by Thunderstorm Threat

c. 2003 Religion News Service WASHINGTON _ Members of the Assemblies of God concluded their biennial General Council meeting with a truncated prayer gathering on the National Mall on Sunday (Aug. 3). Thousands had gathered between rain showers with ponchos and umbrellas, but were forced to end their service early due to the prediction of […]

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