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Ten Things that Caught My Eye Today (May 23, 2019)

1. The Impossible Future of Christians in the Middle East

2. Nick Kristof: China’s Orwellian War on Religion

3. 77-year-old French-Spanish nun beheaded in Central African Republic

4. The ordeal of Dennis Christensen, a Jehovah’s Witness in Russia, continues — for background on the case, read Marlo Safi’s NR piece about Witnesses fleeing Russia for Finnish refugee camps and her most recent NR piece on the subject that details Christensen’s arrest.

5. Katrina Trinko at The Daily Signal talks to Jennifer Lahl about surrogacy

6. I Had 3 Abortions. Here’s Why I’m Fully Behind Alabama’s Pro-Life Law.

7. Corey Booker proposes an Office of Reproductive Health

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9. The opioid crisis demands a new solution. Churches are hoping to be part of it

10. A reflection on politics on BBC Newsnight by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks

Also: About praying for priests.

 

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