Selected News Stories from Around the World* — Wednesday, July 23

IS Invades Monastery, Steals ‘Everything’ from Iraqi Christians (WorldWatch Monitor)
UN Security Council Denounces Persecution of Iraqi Christians (AINA)
Country by Country: Christian Winter in Middle East (Breitbart)
Greek Orthodox Church in Gaza Shelters Muslims Fleeing War (Reuters)
When Same-Sex Attraction Hits Home: How Families Can Help (Baptist Press)
How Many Greek Legends Were Really True? (BBC)
The Hero Story (SBTS)
Humanists Hit the Hill to Press for ‘Nontheistic’ Chaplains
(The Washington Times)
Atheism Gets Its Own TV Channel in the US (The Telegraph)
Religious Liberty “Fundamental” to Human Dignity, Bishops Affirm (CNA)
Raise Your Voice for Religious Liberty (The Gospel Coalition)
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