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Christian Colleges That Oppose LGBT Rights Worried About Losing Funding

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Billy Graham's Funeral Celebrated Evangelist's Life And The Reach Of His Ministry

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Billy Graham's Son Franklin To Deliver The Main Eulogy At His Father's Funeral

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Young worshippers at Erez Baptist Church in Duncanville, Texas, gather for a midweek music service. The congregation, less than a year old, consists almost entirely of Hispanic immigrants and their children. Tom Gjelten/NPR hide caption

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Some Christian Leaders Say Deportations Would Jeopardize Their Churches

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The History Of The Family Unification Immigration Policy In The U.S.

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Tennessee pastor Andy Savage confessed before his congregation to what he called "a sexual incident" in 1998 with a 17-year-old girl, Jules Woodson. Highpoint Church/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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Amid #MeToo, Evangelicals Grapple With Misconduct In Their Own Churches

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Immigrants arrive at Ellis Island in Upper New York Bay around 1900. In 1924, the U.S. would restrict immigration based on national origin. Forty years after that, it eliminated those restrictions. Buyenlarge/Getty Images hide caption

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A History Of When The U.S. Chose Immigrants By Their Country Of Origin

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Report Shows It's Increasingly Dangerous To Be A Christian In Many Countries

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What Does Chain Migration Mean? We Get An Explanation

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Mormons and evangelical Christians shared strong support for President Trump in 2016, but theological differences still cause tension between the groups. Rick Bowmer/AP hide caption

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Evangelicals And Mormons Are Political Allies, But Theological Rivals

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Deep Differences Remain Between Mormon And Evangelical Communities

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2017 Has Been A Rough Year For Evangelicals

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