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    Former Anchorage strip club transformed into a house of God

    Patrons of the old Fantasies on Fifth strip joint in Anchorage probably never imagined that their den of iniquity would one day be transformed...

    Alaska faith leaders urged to oppose Equality Act’s threat to religious, civil liberties

    Religious leaders from across Alaska are being asked to sign a joint letter opposing the Equality Act, a measure which has already passed out...

    How isolated minorities preserve religious identity amid dominant secular societies

    Ethnic minorities, religious refugees and other groups segregated by a dominant society have developed and implemented strategies and tactics intended to protect their national...

    U.S. Bishops’ pending decision on pro-abortion Catholics may impact Sen. Murkowski

    U.S. Catholics bishops will gather in June to discuss how to deal with Catholic politicians who support the killing of unborn babies through abortion....

    How Russian Old Believers keep the faith in modern Alaska

    Profoundly religious, the Russian people were shaken to their core by the Russian Orthodox Church liturgical reforms introduced by Patriarch Nikon (1666–1667) who, under...

    Alaskans to gather at State Capitol steps for National Day of Prayer

    Alaskans will mark the 70th annual National Day of Prayer with a May 6 gathering on the steps of the Alaska State Capitol in...

    U.S. Senate candidate Kelly Tshibaka speaks about the role of faith in political life

    Four days before announcing her intent to challenge Sen. Lisa Murkowski for her U.S. Senate seat in 2022, Kelly Tshibaka appeared on a prominent...

    Kenai subjected to another ‘Hail Satan’ prayer at borough assembly meeting

    Thanks to the ACLU’s dogged defense of public prayers to Satan, the Kenai Borough Assembly endured yet another invocation to Lucifer on April 6. Following...

    He is Risen!

    The world pauses today as nearly 2.4 billion Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. It is the high point of the church year, marking...

    Alaskans to march through Anchorage in honor of Christ’s Good Friday Passion

    In honor of Christ’s journey to the cross of Calvary, a group of Alaskans are planning to process through Anchorage, carrying a large wooden...

    TODAY: Town hall will address effort to inject critical race theory across Anchorage schools

    The Anchorage School District will hold the second of two online townhall meetings on March 30 to address its plan to inject critical race...

    Governor’s Prayer Breakfast is back, featuring modern-day Indiana Jones

    After taking last year off due to COVID concerns, the annual Governor’s Prayer Breakfast returns March 27 to provide an opportunity for Alaskans to...

    Alaska pastors urged to mobilize against religious liberty threats posed by Equality Act

    Roughly 30 religious and political leaders gathered in Anchorage on March 18 to address concerns about the Equality Act and what they see as...

    St. Patrick’s Day and the Irish descendants of Alaska

    With more than 31.5 million Americans claiming some degree of Irish ancestry, Saint Patrick’s Day remains one of the most celebrated holidays in America....

    Alaska pastors’ forum to address how ‘Equality Act’ threatens the unborn, religious liberty and more

    Alaska pastors and clergy are invited to a complementary reception and forum on March 18, 4 p.m., at the Petroleum Club in Anchorage. The...

    Alaska to get 8,900 doses of abortion tainted Johnson & Johnson vaccine

    Alaska will soon begin distributing nearly 9,000 doses of a newly approved Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine which have raised serious ethical concerns for...

    Sen. Sullivan won’t reveal stance on pro-abortion Equality Act that writes transgenderism into civil rights law

    Sen. Dan Sullivan is emailing a boilerplate response to those who are concerned about how he might vote on the Equality Act – a...

    Biden’s presidency creates a crisis of faith – especially for U.S. Catholics

    The election of Joe Biden as president is a threat to all people of faith, but particularly to the Roman Catholic Church in the...

    Rep. Young doesn’t vote as House passes anti-religious freedom and pro-abortion Equality Act

    The U.S. House passed the Equality on Feb. 25, a comprehensive bill that threatens pro-life laws and advances the radical LGBTQ agenda while undermining...

    Jim Minnery on why Bill Evans should not be Anchorage’s next mayor

    During the Anchorage Assembly election in 2014, Alaska Family Action sent a survey to candidates Adam Trombley and Bill Evans asking them a simple...

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