Linda Bloom

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Hillary’s excellent adventure

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has made a point of connecting with people in other countries, especially women, during her diplomatic missions abroad, sometimes exposing her United Methodist roots along the way. In India this week, she met with top business leaders and government leaders, but one of her early stops was at …

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Bible exhibition highlights Christianity in China

Historic editions of the Chinese Bible are part of an exhibition sponsored by the China Christian Council and Three-Self Patriotic Movement. The "A Lamp to My Feet, A Light to My Path" exhibition from China is at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine in New York City from June 5 to 12 after showings in the Crystal Cathedral in the Los Angeles area and at Second-Ponce de Leon Baptist Church in Atlanta. A UMNS photo by John Goodwin.

From a stone tablet dating from 781 A.D. to a New Testament produced by a modern printing press, the Bible has had a long history in China.

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Amity Foundation expands social outreach in China

In the 20 years since its founding, the Christian-related Amity Foundation has expanded its social outreach programs in China to include education for migrant children, assistance for the disabled and support for people with HIV/AIDS.

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