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Boston Marathon: Ky. Bapt. recalls life-changing 2013 runASHLAND, Ky. (BP) -- It's safe to say, marathoner and Kentucky Baptist Amy Compston will never forget April 15, 2013.
It's a clear and defining marker in her life. There's the Amy Compston before that date and the Amy Compston after that date.
The same could be said for her family members, 22 of them in all who were with her that day. Read More
Death penalty debate stirred by Boston sentence
NASHVILLE (BP) -- The death sentence of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, combined with four allegedly botched executions in the U.S. last year and an anticipated Supreme Court ruling on the death penalty this summer, has fueled debate among evangelicals regarding the legitimacy of capital punishment. Read More
Boston Marathon bomb amputee: 'blessed'LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- Rebekah DiMartino was at the Boston Marathon in April 2013, standing just three feet from where a bomb exploded at the finish line.
"Here was me," she said, pointing to a spot on the floor at a Kentucky church where she was speaking.
"Right here was a bomb!" she exclaimed. Read More