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  • Leena Lavanya to receive BWA award

    March 5 2009 by Baptist World Alliance | with 0 comments

    Leena Lavanya of India is the 2009 recipient of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) Denton and Janice Lotz Human Rights Award.

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  • Baptism Center in Jordan to open in March

    January 8 2009 by Baptist World Alliance | with 0 comments

    The Baptist World Alliance (BWA) will lead a service of dedication for the new Baptism Center in Jordan at its official opening March 20. The center is on the bank of the River Jordan on land closely approximate to the region known as Bethany beyond Jordan, where it is believed John the Baptist baptized Jesus Christ.

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  • Violence continues against Christians in India

    October 6 2008 by Baptist World Alliance | with 0 comments

    The Baptist World Alliance has expressed grave concerns about the persecution in the Indian eastern state of Orissa that has claimed the lives of more than 90 Christians. Violence has continued since August when an outbreak of violence and intimidation against Christians by Hindu radicals occurred, following the murder of a Hindu leader in that state, which is home to more than half a million Baptists.

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  • Executive Committee denies BWA reaffiliation

    September 25 2008 by Baptist Press | with 0 comments

    The Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee made decisions Sept. 23 about the Baptist World Alliance, trustee leadership, officer qualifications and more.

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