Ben Carson confirmed as HUD secretary
Ben Carson made history this week as the first Seventh-day Adventist to be confirmed for a cabinet position in the United States. After running against President Trump during the primary, Dr. Carson received a 58-41 senate vote. Read more here.
EU leaders to meet the Pope
Faced with Brexit and many other challenges, European leaders are preparing to meet the Pope later on this month searching for “leadership” on how resolved issues that tearing up the bloc. The move comes as a surprise to many Vatican watchers given the decline of Christianity across Europe. Read more here.
Southern Baptists Divided Over President Trump
The election of President has caused a rift among the nation’s largest protestant denomination, the Southern Baptists Convention. A Texas megachurch has decided to hold back some funds as an expression of its disapproval of the denomination’s direction and rhetoric of certain leaders during and post the election. Read more here.
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Photo of Ben Carson confirmation Source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/02/us/politics/ben-carson-housing-urban-development.html?_r=0