Selected News Stories from Around the World* — Tuesday, October 14

Church of Many Colors: The Most Segregated Hour in America Gets Less So (The Wall Street Journal)
Vatican Document: Gays Have “Gifts and Qualities” to Offer the Church (NBC News)
More Than 1,800 Pastors Advocate for Political Speech Rights (CNS News)
Iraqi Assyrian Village Takes the Fight to ‘IS’ (ANIA)
Bangladesh: Proposed Law on “Child Brides” Bows to Conservative Islam (Asia News)
Pastor with AIDS Who Had Sex with Members Still at Helm (USA Today)
Guilt Isn’t Just a ‘Religious Problem (Derek Rishmawy)
Seven Reasons Why Church Leaders Should Practice Fasting (Thom Rainer)
*News stories and editorials on this page do not necessarily represent the views of the BibleMesh editorial board. BibleMesh cannot control objectionable advertising on news sites.