International

Judicial Watch: Documents Detail Nancy Pelosi's $185,000 CODEL to Italy and Ukraine in 2015

International1/18/2019 10:41:01 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5188   WASHINGTON, Jan. 18, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch announced today that it obtained documents through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Air Force detailing $134,587.81 plus $50,000 for an advance of funds for an "escort officer" for a total of $184.587.81 for then-House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's (D-CA) Congressional delegation (CODEL) to Italy and Ukraine in 2015.Judicial Watch Source: Judicial Watch

Evangelist Alveda King: Marching for Life, Congressman King's Our Brother, the Wall Makes Sense, MLK Day All About Love

International1/18/2019 6:11:05 AM
Contact: Leslie Palma, 732-757-9087 ATLANTA, Jan. 18, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Evangelist Alveda King: As "boots on the ground" in Washington, DC for the 24th Annual National Memorial Prayer Service and the March for Life today, I'm also getting calls to defend Congressman Steve King for racist remarks. Meanwhile, my family and I are in the heat and heart of the celebration of the 90th birthday of my uncle Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. And people ar Source: Alveda King Ministries

Recognizing the Muslim That Lost His Life Saving Hundreds of Egyptian Christians on Christmas Eve

International1/18/2019 12:00:00 AM
Contact: Olivia Miller, Communications Coordinator, International Christian Concern (ICC), 301-859-3842, press@persecution.org WASHINGTON, Jan. 18, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- International Christian Concern (ICC) is inviting all those concerned to sign a letter recognizing a group of brave Muslim men who courageously followed their conscience and duty at great personal risk to thwart the attempted bombing of Virgin Mary and Father Seifin Church in Nasr City, near Cairo, Egypt, on January Source: international christian concern

Recognizing the Muslim Men That Saved Hundreds of Egyptian Christians

International1/17/2019 9:18:00 AM
Contact: Olivia Miller, Communications Coordinator, International Christian Concern (ICC), 301-859-3842, press@persecution.org WASHINGTON, Jan. 17, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- International Christian Concern (ICC) is inviting all those concerned to sign a letter recognizing a group of brave Muslim men who courageously followed their conscience and duty at great personal risk to thwart the attempted bombing of Virgin Mary and Father Seifin Church in Nasr City, near Cairo, Egypt, on January Source: international christian concern

Artistas de OCP se preparan para la Jornada Mundial de la Juventud Panamá 2019

International1/17/2019 6:34:01 AM
Contacto: Giovanna Orive, giovannao@ocp.org; Molly O'Hara, mollyo@ocp.org; 503-460-5316 PORTLAND, Oregón, 17 de enero de 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Oregon Catholic Press se enorgullece de asociarse con la Fundación Ramón Pané y participar en la próxima Jornada Mundial de la Juventud en Panamá, del 21 al 26 de enero de 2019. Los compositores de OCP: Steve Angrisano, Jon Carlo, Iván Díaz, ValLimar Jansen, Azeneth González , Santiago Fernández y Jesse Manibusan, y la invitada especial, Athe Source: OCP

Rekindling the Vision to Go -- The Send

International1/17/2019 1:00:00 AM
Contact: CfaN, 407-854-4400,srodriguez@cfan.org ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 17, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Send is an epic, day-long stadium event that will draw more than 60,000 people to Camping Stadium in Orlando, FL on February 23, 2019. The heart behind this tipping-point gathering is to help spark the greatest era of evangelism and missions in history. Now is the time to catalyze action to inspire everyday Christ-followers to share the Gospel in their everyday lives. If every bel Source: Christ for all Nations

Federal Court Orders Discovery on Clinton Email, Benghazi Scandal: Top Obama-Clinton Officials, Susan Rice, and Ben Rhodes to Respond to Judicial Watch Questions Under Oath

International1/15/2019 10:54:00 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5188   WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch announced today that United States District Judge Royce C. Lamberth ruled that discovery can begin in Hillary Clinton's email scandal. Obama administration senior State Department officials, lawyers and Clinton aides will now be deposed under oath. Senior officials, including Susan Rice, Ben Rhodes, Jacob Sullivan, and FBI official E.W. Priestap, will now have to an Source: Judicial Watch

Coptic Solidarity Cautions a New Cathedral Does Not Negate the Reality of the Copts Ongoing Persecution

International1/15/2019 7:06:05 AM
Contact: Lindsay Griffin, Coptic Solidarity, 801-512-1713, coptadvocacy@copticsolidarity.orgWASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Coptic Solidarity welcomes the opening of a new cathedral in Egypt's administrative Capital. Yet, a single church remains only symbolic, as it is not accompanied by genuine changes in the Copts' conditions. It is not a reason to deny the ongoing persecution of Egypt's Copts at the hands of the Egyptian government and society, or their lack of religious Source: Coptic Solidarity

Forum on Modern Slavery: 'Liberate Them from Tyranny and Exploitation'

International1/11/2019 11:31:05 AM
Contact: World Council of Churches Media Office, +41 79 507 6363; www.oikoumene.org/press   GENEVE, Jan. 11, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- In an opening address at a Forum on Modern Slavery in Istanbul on 7 January, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew spoke on "Awareness, Action and Impact."   Photo: Participants of the third "Forum on Modern Slavery - Awareness, Action and Impact", Istanbul, 5-8 January, 2019, Credit Nikolaos Manginas/Ecumenical Patriarchate Source: World Council of Churches

Judicial Watch Seeks to Question Top Obama-Clinton Officials on Clinton Email Issue, Seeks Depositions of Susan Rice and Ben Rhodes on Benghazi Talking Points Documents

International1/10/2019 7:44:00 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5188   WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch announced today that it submitted a court-ordered discovery plan for the depositions of several top former government officials involved in the Clinton email scandal, including Obama administration senior officials Susan Rice, Ben Rhodes, Jacob Sullivan, and FBI official E.W. Priestap.Judicial Watch "intends to update the Court regarding the depositions of Hilla Source: Judicial Watch

Evangelist Alveda King: African American Leaders Unite Around the Wall to Help Avoid Looming Crisis

International1/10/2019 5:22:02 AM
Contact: Leslie Palma, 732-757-9087 ATLANTA, Jan. 10, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Evangelist Alveda King: Some claim that building a wall is a "medieval solution" to a modern problem. The wheel is an ancient solution too. Nobody's complaining about that. POTUS is on target. Walls do work; as in the days of Ezra and Nehemiah, walls are still viable solutions. Why now? Just days away are the March for Life and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday yet America Source: Alveda King Ministries

Slashing the Necks of Animals and Babies

International1/10/2019 4:17:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an editorial in today's New York Times: Is it morally acceptable to slash the neck of an animal? Is it morally acceptable to slash the neck of a baby? The New York Times waffles on the former but agrees with the latter. "Balancing Animal Welfare and Religious Rites" is the title Source: Catholic League

Operation Rescue Supports Funding the Wall to Alleviate Humanitarian Crisis at the Border

International1/9/2019 6:56:05 AM
Contact: Troy Newman, President, 316-683-6790 ext. 111;Cheryl Sullenger, Senior Vice President, 316-516-3034,both with Operation Rescue, info.operationrescue@gmail.com WICHITA, Kan., Jan. 9, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Operation Rescue strongly supports funding the building of a wall at the southern border in order to alleviate a serious humanitarian crisis that is resulting in a boon for human sex traffickers and other criminals that are victimizing women and children by the thousands.Tro Source: Operation Rescue

Christian App SOULTIME Says Daily Meditation is Key to Connection to God, Others, Self in 2019

International1/8/2019 5:47:02 AM
Soultime Offers Guided Scripture Meditations, Readings, Music, Sleep Stories, Ambient Noise Features for Quiet ReflectionWe can be busy without being stressed, stretched without being anxious - at peace even in the midst of the storm... but only when we experience connection with God, others and ourselves. Soultime is about helping people understand, take care of and develop personal and spiritual connectedness. -- Mark Wagner, SoultimeContact: Paige Collins, paige@iconmediagroup.comLONDON, Source: Icon Media Group

'The Nun' Opens in New York

International1/4/2019 10:17:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a movie that opened in New York today: "La Religieuse" ("The Nun") opens today in New York City for two weeks at the Film Forum. It is based on a novel by the 18th-century French writer, Denis Diderot. The New York Times provided almost a half-page review, complete with a large pic Source: Catholic League