Selected News Stories from Around the World* — Monday, June 16

Why Christians Are Under Pressure to Exit Iraq (Christian Today)
Battling to Save a Christian School in Pakistan (ANS)
Nigerian Police Remove Explosives Set to Go Off During Church Service (All Africa)
The War on Christians (The Weekly Standard)
Nepal’s Most Unlikely Church Planter
(Desiring God)
Ex-Priest Says He Warned Superior about Suspicious Priest Decades before Pedophilia Charges Surfaced
(The Canberra Times)
Phoenix Priest Expected to Make “Full Recovery” After Church Attack (Los Angeles Times)
Methodist Church Group Links Divestment Move to Israel and a Firm’s Prison Role
(The New York Times)
Comfort Dog Joins a Local Church to Lend a Healing Paw (KHAS-TV)
Wisconsin Judge Puts Homosexual “Marriages” on Hold (The Washington Times)
“God-fearing Nonbeliever” Becomes U.S. Poet Laureate (Deseret News)
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