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News Liberia » Religion: ‘Liberia’s Democracy Is Irrevocable’

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/liberias-democracy-is-irrevocable/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

President Sirleaf also thanked members of civil society, the judiciary, Liberia’s Fourth Estate – the media – and religious and traditional leaders, adding that through their work and prayers, they have strengthened Liberia’s democracy.

News Liberia » Religion: George Weah was world footballer of the year, Arsene Wenger is his mentor and he played for Chelsea... but now he will become president of Liberia!

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-5295445/George-Weah-president-Liberia.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

All bumpy roads in Liberia seem to lead to football ... This is a largely Christian and highly religious society and Weah and his Jamaican wife Clar worship regularly. In a land where more than eight out of every 10 people, many of them former child ...

News Liberia » Religion: Liberia's president-elect has ties to Springfield

News channel or source: http://www.sj-r.com/news/20180115/liberias-president-elect-has-ties-to-springfield
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Liberia suffered two civil wars between 1989 and 2003 that claimed the lives of an estimated 250,000 people, including Sister Barbara Ann Muttra, a Springfield native and a member of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ religious congregation. Most of the ...

News Liberia » Religion: Muslims Protest Liberia Proposal To Institute Christianity As State Religion, Call For Secularism

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/muslims-protest-liberia-proposal-institute-christianity-state-religion-call-1869556
Publication date: Friday 03 April 2015

A proposal to amend Liberia’s constitution in order to reinstate Christianity as the state religion has divided Christians and Muslims in the West African nation, with Muslims protesting the move this week as an unfair marginalization of minority ...

News Liberia » Religion: United Methodist Women announce speakers for Assembly 2018

News channel or source: http://religionnews.com/2018/01/22/united-methodist-women-announce-speakers-for-assembly-2018/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Gbowee shared the prize with Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Yemen ... The organizations and/or individuals who submit materials for distribution by Religion News Service are solely responsible for the facts in and accuracy of their materials.

News Liberia » Religion: Liberia: Religious Leaders Pressed to Speak Out Against Wrongs

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201701160894.html
Publication date: Sunday 15 January 2017

Eight of Liberia's outstanding clergymen and women, including an Imam, who spoke out against societal vices during the 70s, 80s and 90s, were memorialized over the weekend at the Monrovia City Hall. Those memorialized included United Methodist Church ...

News Liberia » Religion: ‘Forgiveness science’ founder can’t prove it, but suspects a ‘Francis effect’

News channel or source: https://cruxnow.com/interviews/2018/01/22/forgiveness-science-founder-cant-prove-suspects-francis-effect/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Religion is not a palliative right away to getting hurt ... Here’s an example: It’s Sierra Leone, which is very near Liberia, where we do forgiveness education. There’s a ceremony called Fambol Tok, meaning ‘family talk.’ In this ancient ceremony ...

News Liberia » Religion: Efforts To Make Liberia A ‘Christian Nation’ Threaten To Spark Another Civil War

News channel or source: https://thinkprogress.org/efforts-to-make-liberia-a-christian-nation-threaten-to-spark-another-civil-war-a16d617a120c/
Publication date: Friday 24 July 2015

But the passing of the prominent figure, who served as the head of the Muslim Council of Liberia, comes at a time when religious tensions in Liberia are running high. There’s a possibility that Liberia may soon officially become a Christian state ...

News Liberia » Religion: Ebola Is Not God’s Wrath

News channel or source: http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/medical_examiner/2014/08/ebola_is_not_god_s_wrath_religious_leaders_say_disease_is_caused_by_sin.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 August 2014

Photo by John Moore/Getty Images As the deadly Ebola virus continues to spread in Liberia, religious leaders there are claiming that “immoral acts” are responsible for the catastrophic outbreak. Christian leaders meeting at the Liberian Council of ...

News Liberia » Religion: Papa Kwesi Nduom builds a church for his family?

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/religion/Papa-Kwesi-Nduom-builds-a-church-for-his-family-618212
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Benin and Liberia), GN Quarry, GN Printing Press, Gold Coast Fund Management, Spider Lee Entertainment amongst others. The founder and leader of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) now in addition to his numerous assert owns The Holy Family Church in ...