Sign in or signup

4,876 active users!!Bandwidth
FRIDAY
MAR 24, 2017
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
Broadcasters
Local & Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -30 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
Photos
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | FF | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  3/24/2017
Choice News SUNDAY, AUG 15, 2004  |  4 comments
University of NC cuts off Christian group


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

For the second time in two years the University of North Carolina finds itself embroiled in a First Amendment dispute with Christian groups on campus.

The Chapel Hill school has removed official recognition of Alpha Iota Omega, a Christian fraternity, because its officers have refused to sign an anti-discrimination clause on a university application that would have required the group to accept any student as a member, regardless of religion.

The group was formed five years ago for the purpose of "providing leadership and outreach to the campus Greek community through evangelism and mentorship." Without official recognition, Alpha Iota Omega does not qualify to receive student fee money.

"I'm not sure what our next move is going to be," Trevor Hamm, president of the fraternity, told the Raleigh News & Observer. "I just feel that, legally, as a Christian organization at a public university, ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.wnd.com

Sri Lanka - Spiritual Warfare
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  Sri Lanka - Spiritual WarfarePaul Fountain | 1/30/2009
•  Remember The Prisoners • Albert N. Martin | 1/26/2003
•  A Massacre This Christmas?! • Rev Ian Brown | 12/22/2008
•  The Coming Final PersecutionDr. Steven J. Lawson | 10/11/2009

   03/24/17  |  Prayer in Air Force prevails against atheists • 1 comments
   03/24/17  |  The Country Where Sacrificing Children Is a Thriving Business
   03/23/17  |  HeartCry Missionary Paul Washer Expected to Be Released From... • 10 comments
   03/23/17  |  Vicar of Baghdad: Christianity in Iraq is finished • 8 comments
   03/23/17  |  Princeton Theological Seminary Rescinds Award to be Given to Tim... • 10 comments
MORE RELATED ( RELIGION ) NEWS | MORE..
   03/24/17  |  London terror attack: ISIS claims responsibility • 1 comments
   03/21/17  |  Paul Washer, HeartCry Missionary Society Founder, Suffers Heart... • 36 comments
   03/21/17  |  â€˜Supporters of traditional marriage are being treated as... • 12 comments
   03/21/17  |  Alabama House Passes Pro-Life Bill Saying There is No Right to... • 3 comments
   03/20/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: The Official SermonAudio Online Store!
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   03/24/17  |  Feedback Friday for 03-24-17
   03/20/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: The Official SermonAudio Online Store!
   03/17/17  |  Feedback Friday for 03-17-17
   03/10/17  |  Feedback Friday for 03-10-17
   03/09/17  |  The Foundations Conference .. Rise Up And Build • 4 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   03/24/17  |  Feedback Friday for 03-24-17
   03/24/17  |  Normal schoolkids told to use alternative locker room
   03/24/17  |  UKIP's Paul Nuttall calls for mosque funding probe • 2 comments
   03/24/17  |  London terror attack: ISIS claims responsibility • 1 comments
   03/24/17  |  Prayer in Air Force prevails against atheists • 1 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 4 user comment(s)
News Item8/20/04 9:24 AM
R Kelley | Florida  
This fraternity needs to contact the Christian Law Association, if they have not. www.christianlaw.org
4

News Item8/18/04 2:09 PM
Jim | Nebraska  
All that is true, Robert. Social fraternities are not centers of morality. I know there are some differences between various fraternities, but cheating, and more importantly corrupting the educational system -- what amounts to bribes from the parents of fraternity members -- fraternity members wear pins not to impress other fraternity members, but to tell faculty members who to give good grades to, no matter what the effort these students put into studying. It can only be depressing to students and faculty who respect the learning model for scholars.

This Christian fraternity should try to be a light to all the students on campus.

3

News Item8/18/04 11:32 AM
Robert Perry | Chaska MN  Contact via email
Agreed, Jim. Christians ought to fight not for getting 'their share' of the fees, but rather to end universities' practice of assessing fees to fund student activities.

I vividly remember riding my bike around campuses and seeing BMWs and the like, smelling the residuals of beery bacchanals, finding good clothing scattered where students had had trysts, and the like. It's not like students can't fund their own activities.

2

News Item8/17/04 1:23 PM
Jim | Nebraska  
Why does a Christian organization need to receive student fees? If I were a student at North Carolina, I would not want any of my money to go to basically Muslim groups, even if they accepted Jews and Christians.

Christians should emphasize their dissimilarity not their similarity to the world.

In Nebraska, they passed an anti-hazing law -- I don't know how much good it did -- because of injuries to students. It was interesting to note that apparently are social fraternities invited Jews to join, and then physically humiliated them, for doing so. I never could see the "fun" in being in an organization that consist usually, a bunch of drunken Catholics. Animal House is the norm and not the exception in many schools that have these social organizations.

1
There are a total of 4 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Police in London shoot 'knife-wielding attacker' outside...
chris g p from england: "update:- it transpires that khalid masood, the westminster..."
-1 hrs 12 
UKIP's Paul Nuttall calls for mosque funding probe
jim lincoln from nebraska: "i had several more minutes thinking about the wikipedia..."
-4 hrs 
HeartCry Missionary Paul Washer Expected to Be Released From...
youth in asia from asia: "so i went to a dentist, they said 6 teeth for 12k rmb,..."
-5 hrs 10 


Shawn Davis
Two Men Praying

Luke 18:9-14
Sunday - AM
Calvary Baptist Church
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Hourly: Carnal Methods for God's Work
Dr. Alan Cairns
Faith Free Presbyterian...
Staff Picks..

Michael A. Milton, Ph.D.
What Is It?

Faith For Living, Inc.
Radio Broadcast
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Event:
GRS Module Class
Geneva Reformed Seminary

SPONSOR | 4,000+

SPONSOR




                   
My faith has no bed to sleep upon but omnipotency. ... Samuel Rutherford

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Apple TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
Apple Watch
Android Wear
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcast | Video Support
Live Webcasting
Events Support
Transcription
PowerClips
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Upload via FTP
Upload via Dropbox
Picasa
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays | Stories