News and Views 2014- May/June

PBI News Religious Pew Research Center has been tracking religious restrictions and hostilities around the world since 2007. A new report found that a third of the 198 countries and territories studied in 2012 had a high or very high level of social hostilities involving religion, the highest share in the six years of the study. These hostilities — defined in the study as acts of religious hostility by private individuals, organizations or groups in society — increased in every major region []

In The Beginning

Foundation Truths (Part One) A critical part of any building is the foundation. If it is anchored securely, well-designed, and well-constructed, then []

Today in Prophecy -Trouble in Ukraine

Trouble in Ukraine And he shall judge among many people, and rebuke strong nations afar off; and they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up a sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more (Micah 4:3). After the Soviet Union dissolved in 1991, Ukraine declared independence. Crimea became part of the newly independent Ukraine, which led to tensions with Russia. Russia’s Black Sea Fleet was based on the peninsula and worries []