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Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics Jumps into Bible, Pot Debate
Friday, September 4, 2015
The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics briefly used its official Facebook page on Aug. 26 to debate marijuana and the Bible.
Oklahoma Supreme Court Rules Ten Commandments Monument Must Go
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
The Oklahoma Supreme Court ordered a Ten Commandments monument removed from the state Capitol grounds Tuesday (June 30), three years after its installation sparked a religious feud.
Southern Baptists to Open Their Ranks to Missionaries Who Speak in Tongues
Monday, May 18, 2015
After decade-long resistance, the Southern Baptist Convention will admit missionary candidates who speak in tongues, a practice associated with Pentecostal and charismatic churches.
Oklahoma Satanist Church Wants Permission to Distribute Books in Elementary School
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
The Church of Ahriman, a Satanist church in Oklahoma City, has asked permission to distribute Satanist literature at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School.
Oklahoma Bill would Abolish State’s Role in Granting Marriage Licenses, Leave It in Clergy Hands
Friday, March 13, 2015
In an effort to block the state’s involvement with gay marriage, the Oklahoma House of Representatives passed a bill Tuesday (March 10) to abolish marriage licenses in the state.
Student Who Married Same-Sex Partner Expelled from Southwestern Christian University
Monday, July 14, 2014
A lesbian student who married her partner was expelled from an Oklahoma university one semester shy of her sports management degree.
Churches Under Fire for Using Gun Classes as Outreach
Thursday, December 20, 2012
A few dozen churches in the U.S. offer concealed carry certification classes as a way to reach out to non-Christians and attract new members. Pastors around the country see no conflict between...
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