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World Lutheran News Digest is an audio news magazine bringing you a look at significant events in worldwide Lutheranism.

World Lutheran News Digest is an audio news magazine bringing you a look at significant events in worldwide Lutheranism.
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United States

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World Lutheran News Digest is an audio news magazine bringing you a look at significant events in worldwide Lutheranism.

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@kfuoradio

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English

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314-965-9000


Episodes

Freedom to Create (Rebroadcast) --- 2019/09/04

9/18/2019
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A court rules that a state cannot tell Christian filmmakers what they must record. Jake Warner, legal counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom, joins host Kip Allen on World Lutheran News Digest to discuss the case of Telescope Media Group v. Lucero. Learn more about this case at adflegal.org/detailspages/case-details/telescope-media-group-v.-lindsey. This is a rebroadcast from September 4, 2019.

Duration:00:27:49

Supporting Women Facing Unplanned Pregnancy --- 2019/08/28

8/28/2019
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A scholarship program is being established to help women with unexpected pregnancies to continue their educations. Heartbeat International Vice President Cindi Boston talks about the program with host Kip Allen on today’s episode. Learn more about Heartbeat International at heartbeatinternational.org.

Duration:00:27:50

Challenging Abortion Law in Illinois --- 2019/08/14

8/14/2019
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Pro-life forces are rallying to challenge the nation’s most permissive abortion law in Illinois. The Thomas More Society is involved in this effort. Thomas More Society Vice President and Senior Counsel Peter Breen is Kip Allen’s guest on this episode ofWorld Lutheran News Digest.

Duration:00:27:49

Pro-Life Voices Silenced by Apple --- 2019/08/07

8/7/2019
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Once again, pro-life voices are being stifled on the Internet. John-Henry Westen, co-founder and editor-in-chief of LifeSiteNews.com, talks about his site being banned by Apple on this episode ofWorld Lutheran News Digest.

Duration:00:27:49

Faith, Family, and Healing our Nation --- 2019/07/31

7/31/2019
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Host Kip Allen interviews Washington observer Tim Goeglein about his new book, “American Restoration: How Faith, Family, and Personal Sacrifice Can Heal Our Nation” on this episode of World Lutheran News Digest. Find his book on Amazon.com.

Duration:00:27:49

Gift of Religious Freedom in the United States --- 2019/07/24

7/25/2019
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The religious freedom we enjoy in the United States is uncommon among many nations of the world. Americans can take for granted what we enjoy in this country. Rev. Nabil Nour, who was raised a Palestinian Roman Catholic, emigrated to the United States and became both a citizen and a Lutheran. He is now pastor at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hartford, South Dakota, and Vice President of the Great Plains Region of the LCMS. He joins Kip Allen to share his story and reflect on the gift of...

Duration:00:27:44

Stifling Pro-Life Voices on Social Media --- 2019/07/10

7/14/2019
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Guest Alison Centofante, Director of Strategic Communication with Live Action, and host Kip Allen talk about social media’s bias against pro-live voices on this episode ofWorld Lutheran News Digest.

Duration:00:27:49

End-Of-Session Supreme Court Decisions --- 2019/06/26

6/26/2019
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The U.S. Supreme Court is finishing its session, and some of its rulings are affecting religious liberty. Tim Goeglein, long-time Washington observer and Focus on the Family Vice President, joins host Kip Allen to examine those decisions on this episode ofWorld Lutheran News Digest.

Duration:00:27:50

The Bladensburg Cross Case --- 2019/06/12

6/12/2019
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The United States Supreme Court is pondering whether a war memorial in the shape of a Celtic cross on public property is constitutional. Jeremy Dys, Esq., Deputy General Counsel for First Liberty Institute and host Kip Allen discuss the implications on today’s World Lutheran News Digest. Read about this case at firstliberty.org/cases/bladensburg.

Duration:00:27:49

Aftermath of the Fall of Constantinople --- 2019/06/05

6/5/2019
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Christendom suffered one of its worst defeats 566 years ago with the fall of Constantinople to the Islamic armies of the Ottoman Empire. Dr. Timothy Furnish and host Kip Allen discuss it’s significance on this episode ofWorld Lutheran Digest News.

Duration:00:27:49

Ministry to the Armed Forces --- 2019/05/29

5/29/2019
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Chaplain Craig Muehler, Director of LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces, discusses the significance of Memorial Day to Lutherans with World Lutheran News Digest host Kip Allen. Learn more about LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces at lcms.org/armedforces.

Duration:00:27:49

Inequality of the Equality Act --- 2019/05/22

5/22/2019
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Is the proposed ‘Equality Act’ really equal? Greg S. Baylor, senior counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom, where he is the director of the Center for Religious Schools, is Kip Allen’s guest on today’s World Lutheran News Digest. Learn more about ADF at adflegal.org and read about the Equality Act at adflegal.org/detailspages/blog-details/allianceedge/2019/05/01/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-inequality-of-the-equality-act.

Duration:00:27:49

Declining Church Membership --- 2019/05/08

5/8/2019
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The Rev. Dr. Mark Wood, Director of Witness & Outreach, and Revitalization for the LCMS, and host Kip Allen discuss the ongoing trend of declining church membership. Learn more about LCMS re:Vitality at lcms.org/revitalization.

Duration:00:27:49

Attacks on Places of Worship --- 2019/05/01

5/1/2019
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Are all attacks on places of worship religiously motivated? Not necessarily, according to Dr. Timothy Furnish on this episode of World Lutheran News Digest.

Duration:00:27:49

Unplanned: Real Life Story of Abby Johnson --- 2019/04/10

4/10/2019
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Joe Knopp, producer of UNPLANNED, talks about the inspirational movie about Abby Johnson’s journey from Planned Parenthood’s Employee of the Year to an outspoken defender of life on today’s World Lutheran News Digest. Find information about the film at unplannedfilm.com.

Duration:00:27:49

Media Silence on Christian Deaths --- 2019/04/03

4/3/2019
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Why was the world so appalled at the murder of 50 Muslims in New Zealand, but silent on the killing of more than a hundred Christians in Nigeria? Islamic and Arabic history expert Dr. Timothy Furnish discusses this with host Kip Allen on World Lutheran News Digest.

Duration:00:27:50

The Equality Act --- 2019/03/27

3/27/2019
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A bill titled ‘The Equality Act’ was introduced in the House of Representatives, stated “To prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and for other purposes.” Its content means anything but equality regarding religious freedom. Read the full text of the bill at congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/5. Focus on the Family analyst Jeff Johnston explains with host Kip Allen on today’s World Lutheran News Digest.

Duration:00:27:49

Cross-Shaped Memorials on Public Land --- 2019/03/13

3/13/2019
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The Supreme Court will decide if cross-shaped memorials on public land have to go. Jeremy Dys, Esq., Deputy General Counsel for First Liberty Institute, discusses the court case on this episode ofWorld Lutheran News Digest. Read more about this case at firstliberty.org.

Duration:00:27:49

Photojournalism in Papua New Guinea --- 2019/03/06

3/6/2019
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Erik Lunsford, managing photojournalist for the LCMS, travels around the globe, capturing photos of Lutherans in remote places. His latest adventure was to the nation of Papua New Guinea. Erik talks about his sojourn with World Lutheran Digest host Kip Allen.

Duration:00:27:49

Undercover Videos of Planned Parenthood --- 2019/02/27

2/27/2019
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The legal case of the undercover videos by the Center for Medical Progress of Planned Parenthood officials discussing selling aborted baby body parts is moving ahead. A recent ruling by a judge changes how the case will proceed. Peter Breen, Vice President and Senior Counsel of the Thomas More Society, discusses the case with host Kip Allen on today’s World Lutheran News Digest.