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Psalm 73 and the pornographer

By Marvin Olasky
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Obituary | WORLD’s 2013 News of the Year issue that was posted online this morning includes 10 pages of “departures” remembering some who died this past year.

Man knows not his time

By Mindy Belz
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Obituary | Nelson Mandela: 1918-2013

Two Mandelas

By Cal Thomas
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Obituary | When John Lofton of The Washington Times and I were granted an interview with Nelson Mandela inside Pollsmoor Prison near Capetown, South Africa, in August 1985,

A life laid down

By Jamie Dean
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Libya | An American teacher killed in Benghazi strived to ‘treasure Christ above all things’

Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013

By Chelsea Kolz Boes
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Obituary | The man who reconciled a divided South Africa dies at age 95

Former House Speaker Tom Foley dies

By Andrew Branch
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Obituary | Tom Foley, the Democratic House Speaker who lost his seat in the 1994 Republican takeover, died at home in Washington state today. He was 84. Foley’s wife…

Chuck Smith, 86, dies of cancer

By Andrew Branch
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Obituary | Chuck Smith, the pastor whose outreach to California “hippies” in the 1960s helped start the Calvary Chapel movement, died Thursday morning after a…

A life lived for others

By Edward Lee Pitts
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Obituary | Friends remember Martin Bodrog, who died in the Washington Navy Yard Shooting, as a man devoted to serving his community

Christian ethicist Jean Bethke Elshtain remembered for unshakable faith

By Elise Grafe
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Obituary | Christian ethicist Jean Bethke Elshtain’s colleagues, family, and students remembered her this week for her commitment to serious thought and her love and…

Miraculous ways

By Jamie Dean
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Obituary | Chinese church leader Samuel Lamb: 1925-2013

Chinese pastor known for proclaiming the benefits of persecution dies

By Angela Lu
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Obituary | Well-known Chinese house church leader Samuel Lamb died Saturday at the age of 88. Lamb, who is known for saying “more persecution, more growth,” spent…

Former Sen. Harry Byrd dies

By Samantha Gilman
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Obituary | Sen. Harry Byrd Jr., a former Virginia politician known for leaving the Democratic Party to seek election as an Independent, died Monday morning at his home…

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