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Who was David Koresh: Ex-followers describe life inside apocalyptic religious sect involved in 1993 Waco siege

Muriel Pearson, Spencer Wilking, & Lauren Effron ABC News David Koresh, leader of an apocalyptic religious sect, perished with about 80 followers when the compound they shared burned to the ground. A Congressional investigation concluded that Koresh and his followers set the fire themselves as FBI tanks sought to end […]

500 Years Since 95 Theses, Martin Luther’s Legacy Divides Some Of His Descendants Listen· 3:40

NPR Five centuries ago, Martin Luther started the Protestant Reformation. The anniversary prompted a recent meeting of his descendants to discuss the legacy Luther left when he nailed his theses on a church door. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: Many Protestants around the world are celebrating the start of the Reformation five […]

Oprah Winfrey explains why her new book ‘Wisdom of Sundays’ is life-changing

Rachel Scott ABC News In every interview, Oprah Winfrey strives to have one reaction, “I’ve never thought of it that way.” She’s walked away from many of her Super Soul Sunday interviews, featuring celebrity guests and influential thinkers, uttering that exact phrase. Now in her new book, “The Wisdom of Sundays: Life-changing […]

Adventist Leaders in Russia Address Fake News on Church Status

Adventist Review via Spectrum Magazine Leaders in the Euro-Asia Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, a church region that includes the Russian Federation, released an official statement last week, as they try to counter false news circulating about the status of the church in that country. The statement, signed by […]