Selected News Stories from Around the World* — Friday, June 13

Iraq’s Vulnerable Christians Further Imperiled by Jihadist Advance (CNS News)
Birmingham Photographer Who Converted from Islam to Christianity Featured on “700 Club” (
Immigrant Who Sought Sanctuary in Arizona Church Can Stay in U.S. (NPR)
9,000 Police Storm Church Building Looking for Korean Pastor Accused of Role in Ferry Disaster That Killed 300 (The Christian Post)
Italy’s Catholic Bishops Denounce Court Ruling That OK’d Sperm Donors (The Washington Post)
UK Faith Schools to Have Fewer Religious Pupils (Christian Today)
Church Cross Latest Attempt at Stealth Cellphone Towers (Daily Finance)
A Rebuilder of Cities (World)
When Sin Looks Delicious (Challies)
When Father’s Day Hurts (The Gospel Coalition)
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