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DFW’s Most Interesting Churches

From castle-like structures to mega-sized buildings, DFW has some of the most beautiful and historic churches in the southwest. Here are a few must-visit houses of worship.


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Texas GOP Delegates Debate Reparative Therapy

A group of Texas Republicans voted Thursday night to add reparative therapy for homosexuals to the state party’s platform, but not all delegates are on board.


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Perry Speaks At New Dallas Church Opening

First Baptist Dallas opened a new facility last week, just in time for Easter services, but this past Sunday marked the official dedication of the $130 million campus in downtown.


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First Baptist Dallas Prepares To Open $130 Million Campus In Downtown

First Baptist Dallas Pastor Robert Jeffress now shrugs off the national attention he received when his church was snubbed by quarterback Tim Tebow because of Jeffress’s often controversial stand against gays.

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Dallas Megachurch To Encourage ‘Tweeting’ For Jesus During Sermons

You could call it “facebooking” for Jesus. One North Texas mega-church could soon be encouraging its congregants to keep their cell-phones on instead of turning them off during Sunday service.


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CBS’s Gregg Doyel On Tebow Speaking At Controversial Dallas Church

CBS Sports columnist Gregg Doyel defended his latest column “Agreeing to speak at intolerant church is Tebow’s greatest sin” with New School on 105.3 The Fan.


Christians Shouldn’t Try To Make Every Issue A Moral Absolute

I thought it would be interesting to talk with a prominent religious leader in North Texas about people turning to their faith in crisis situations.


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Dallas Church Offers Website To Bolster Christmas

A North Texas church has taken its holiday religious message online with a website to report “naughty” businesses that halt the celebration of Christmas.


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Josh Hamilton Speaks To Congregation About Faith, Sobriety

Josh Hamilton is best known for hitting home-runs at Rangers Stadium. Sunday morning, however, he traded in his baseball uniform for a suit and addressed the congregation at First Baptist Dallas.

CBS 11–11/07/2010

Dallas Baptist Minister: Islam is "Evil" (Audio)

Pastor Robert Jeffress has upset a lot of people upset by saying that Islam is an “evil, evil religion.”