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  • Mary Jane Veloso’s attorneys and supporters continue to plead for clemency

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 3:36 pm

    Mary Jane Veloso’s attorneys and supporters continue to plead for clemency More human trafficking victims come forward, recruiters surrender May 27, 2015 Mary Jane Veloso at her trial in Indonesia. Presbyterian News Service Tammy Warren Louisville On April 29, about an hour before her scheduled execution by firing squad for allegedly smuggling heroin into Indonesia five years ago, 30-year-old Mary Jane Veloso received a “temporary reprieve” by Indonesian President Joko Widodo.

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  • Chaldean Church in Erbil embraces Mosul refugees

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 3:06 pm

    Chaldean Church in Erbil embraces Mosul refugees Iraqi church transforms its property to host displaced persons May 27, 2015 Winterized tents on the grounds of the Chaldean Church in Erbil, Iraq, house displaced persons fleeing the advance of ISIS in Mosul and other northern cities. —Scott Parker Scott Parker Special to Presbyterian News Service Beirut, Lebanon The Chaldean Archdiocese of Erbil, Iraq, has experienced a significant makeover in less than nine months. Fr. Douglas Bazi has been assigned to the Erbil Chaldean congregation since shortly before August 2014. Up[…]

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  • Letter to Jonathan

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 1:19 pm

    May 27, 2015 Office of the General Assembly Larissa Kwong Abazia Vice Moderator of the 221st General Assembly Dear Jonathan, I’m writing you this letter trusting that I will be around to see your first day of kindergarten, watch you graduate from high school, and be a part of every single step in-between (and after!). Writing to you during a time that you may or may not remember is important to me. I want you to know how you are an[…]

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  • 그리스도 안에서 친애하는 형제 자매 여러분

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 12:59 pm

    May 27, 2015 Office of the General Assembly The Reverend Gradye Parsons Stated Clerk of the General Assembly Louisville 2014년에, 과테말라와 온두라스와 엘살바도르로부터 수천의 가족들이 피난처를 찾아 미국에 도착했습니다. 이러한 현상을 보면서 미국 정부는 남부 텍사스에 가족 구류 센터들을 개설하여 망명을 요구하는 가족들을 감금하는 비통한 결정을 내렸습니다. 하지만 믿음의 사람들과 양심을 지닌 사람들은 다른 결정을 내렸습니다. 그들은 폭력을 피해 도망온 가족들을 환영하기로 결심했습니다. 나는 감금이 아니라 환영을 선택한 수천의 사람들에게 감사하기 위해 이 글을 쓰고 있습니다.

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  • Stated Clerk applauds those fighting family detention

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 10:24 am

    View video and family detention page to learn more May 27, 2015 Office of the General Assembly The Reverend Gradye Parsons Stated Clerk of the General Assembly Louisville [한국의] During 2014, thousands of families from Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador arrived in the United States seeking protection. In response, the government made the tragic decision to open family detention centers in South Texas and imprison asylum-seeking families. Persons of faith and persons of conscience, however, made a different decision. They decided to[…]

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