March 30, 2010 - Sex abuse files surface in Boy Scout, Mormon case

Faith Report News Note: An Oregon sex abuse case could uncover a secret Boy Scout file of Scout leader sexual abusers.  Some have labeled the records as the “Perversion Files”. A Portland lawyer, Kelly Clark, has obtained over 1,000 of these records. Because the Mormon Church was a charter organization, […]

March 29, 2010 - Shroud of Turin still draws millions of pilgrims

Georgene Rice of KPDQ-FM interviews Robert Wilcox author of the “Truth about the Shroud of Turin, Solving the Mystery” and discusses his investigations and the remarkable scientific and technological revelations. Georgene: There’s a curiosity and fascination about the possibility there is a piece of cloth that may bear the negative […]

March 28, 2010 - Economy slams churches at unprecedented rate

Nearly 40% of churches reported declines in giving in 2009, according to the annual “State of the Plate” research, with megachurches and West Coast churches suffering most. Nearly 40% of churches across the country experienced a decline in church giving and offerings in 2009, representing two consecutive years of significant […]

March 27, 2010 - Family-Faith Film Review: The Bounty Hunter

Family-Faith Film Review: The Bounty Hunter By Catholic Office of Film and Broadcasting The Bounty Hunter—Forgettable, frequently mean-spirited mix of romantic comedy and crime story begins with a former police officer-turned-bounty hunter (Gerard Butler) delightedly arresting his journalist ex-wife (Jennifer Aniston) after she fails to appear for a court hearing, […]

March 27, 2010 - Family-Faith Film Review: She's Out of My League

Family-Faith Film Review: She’s Out of My League By Catholic Office of Film and Broadcasting She’s Out of My League—Raunchy romantic comedy in which a nerdy but good-hearted Pittsburgh airport security agent (Jay Baruchel) manages to attract the interest of a fetching, sophisticated party planner (Alice Eve), and endures a […]

March 25, 2010 - Survey: Sex-Ed choice for schools

Oregon Faith Report Survey, Oregon recently end all abstinence only education in public schools.  A survey of Oregon Faith Report viewers revealed their choice for sex-education where over 70% do want some form of abstinence education.  28% said they would prefer no-sex at all. Preferred choice of teaching sex education […]

March 25, 2010 - Luis Palau in historic Vietnam visit

A New Day in Vietnam Luis Palau Ministries, Beaverton Vietnam Pastors ConferenceHo Chi Minh City, Vietnam (March 19) – Speaking to 500 Vietnamese pastors and hundreds more by live Internet feed, evangelist Dr. Luis Palau commended Vietnam’s pastors for their unity, respect for authorities, and passion for church growth.  Dr. […]

March 24, 2010 - Israel-White House debate. Who is right?

Oregon Faith Report News Note: Vice President Biden recently visited Israel where at the same time it was announced settlement housing expansion in East Jerusalem.   This set the American visit on edge and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave a quick and sincere apology.  Now the issue has stirred up […]