Greeks Bristle at Historic Deal to Split Orthodox Church From State

The government of Greece and the Orthodox Church may be headed for breakup next month under a historic deal negotiated in secret between Archbishop...

Open Doors Reports That Christian Women Are Doubly Persecuted in Many Countries

WASHINGTON (BP) -- Targeted Christian persecution tailored to hurt women is trending globally, Open Doors reported in its 2019 World Watch List of 50...

Churches Worldwide to Observe Annual ‘Week of Prayer for Christian Unity’ Starting on Friday

Churches worldwide are planning to observe the annual “Week of Prayer for Christian Unity” starting on Friday to promote ecumenical practices. First started in the...

Egyptian Police Evict Priests and Shutter Their Church After Muslim Mob Converged on the...

Police in Upper Egypt evicted Coptic priests and shuttered their church building after an Islamist mob converged on the site over the weekend, according...

‘Star Wars’ Actor John Boyega to Produce South African Film ‘God Is Good’ About...

John Boyega, who's best known for playing Finn in the "Star Wars" films "The Last Jedi" and "The Force Awakens," is now executive producing...

Kenyan Faith Leaders Condemn Nairobi Attack as al-Shabab Takes Responsibility

Kenyan faith leaders have joined to condemn a terrorist attack in Nairobi that has left at least 14 people dead. Police say six armed militants...

Greek Orthodox Church Faces Ire From Israeli Homeowners’ After Land Sales

Six years ago, when Irene Grossman purchased her home in Talbiyeh, an upscale neighborhood in central Jerusalem, she knew the Greek Orthodox Church owned...

Women Push For More Important Roles In Male-Dominated Religion

Women have been elected heads of national governments on six continents. They have flown into space, served in elite combat units and won every...

Open Doors Reports That Christian Persecution is Up 14% Worldwide More in 2019

The number of Christians suffering high to extremely high persecution is 14 percent more in 2019, Open Doors reported, counting 245 million individuals globally. Persecution...

4 Testimonies of Persecuted Christians

Hana describes her most distressing experience as a persecuted Christian in Southwest Asia as perhaps her greatest joy. She was in the hospital trying to...

Alliance Defending Freedom Says European Court’s Homeschool Ruling Ignores Rights Of Parents

STRASBOURG, France (BP) -- A European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruling to uphold Germany's homeschool prohibition has been called a matter of concern...

Open Doors’ 2019 World Watch List Ranks Worst 50 Places For Persecution of Christians

Open Doors USA has published its 2019 World Watch List of the top 50 countries in the world where Christians face the most extreme persecution for...

Interactive ‘Whyte House Family Devotions’ Book Helps Husbands, Wives, Parents, and Children Get Back...

For those whose new year resolution was to spend more time with family, national bestselling author, Daniel Whyte III, has a resource that can...

Israeli Christians Protest Depiction of Ronald McDonald on the Cross at Art Museum

A work titled “McJesus,” depicting a crucified Ronald McDonald, at an art museum in Haifa has brought angry calls from local Christians to remove...

Al-Shabab Militants Target Christian Teachers in Northern Kenya

WAJIR, Kenya (RNS) — After the militant group al-Shabab killed three of his colleagues in a recent attack on Christian schoolteachers here, Jared Nyanchong’i packed...

Swedish Government Denies Man’s Request to Put Jesus’ Name on License Plate, Says it...

A Swedish man was denied the ability to put Jesus’ name on his license plate because officials said it could “cause offense.” According to the...

Daniel Whyte III Releases New Book, “Prayer Principles for the Painful Path Ahead” to...

National bestselling author Daniel Whyte III has released a new book aimed at helping Christians face difficult times in their lives through prayer. The...

Turkey to Build First-Ever Church in Its Modern Republic

Work on the first-ever church to be built in the modern Republic of Turkey will start next month. Construction on the church will take about two years,...

Christian Mother & Pastor Fear for Their Lives After Attacks in Eastern Uganda

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 11, 2019 (Morning Star News) – Muslims in eastern Uganda sent a Christian mother to the hospital with injuries from a beating...

33 Vietnamese Christians Attacked After They Refuse to Worship Buddha

33 Vietnamese Christians were terrorized by government officials after they refused to worship Buddha. According to International Christian Concern, Hmong Christians in Phá Lóm village,...