Sudan Mother Sentenced to Death for Being Christian

Sudan Mother Sentenced to Death for Being Christian

Meriam Yehya Ibrahim, 27, a mother who is Sudanese by birth, has been sentenced for apostasy and adultery, and could face death by hanging after her second child is born. She is currently heavily pregnant, and in prison, along with her 20-month-old son. The charge of “adultery” carries the punishment of a hundred lashes and […]

Christian School Refuses to Enroll Tomboy

Christian School Refuses to Enroll Tomboy

Sunnie Kahle, an 8-year-old girl from Timberlake, Va., has dis-enrolled from a local Christian school after her guardian grandparents were sent an ultimatum from the institution stating their grand-daughter’s “tomboy” ways needed to change and reflect her God-ordained gender or she would be refused enrollment the following year. The school argued that Sunnie’s looks and behavior are […]

Blessing As Dying To Give Life

by RON ROLHEISER, OMI We all live with constricted hearts. There is a tightness, an unfreedom, a timidity, a tangle of constrictions, inside of each of us that blocks warmth and intimacy. We try things to get at it, to dissolve it, to free ourselves up. Thus it is no accident that we are so […]

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