Holy Land Churches, Mosques, and Synagogues Closed for Coronavirus

Holy Land Churches, Mosques, and Synagogues Closed for Coronavirus

In the days before the novel coronavirus, the thought that every church, synagogue and mosque in the Holy Land would be ordered shut was...
Confirmed Cases of the Coronavirus Plague Surpass 1 Million World-wide

Confirmed Cases of the Coronavirus Plague Surpass 1 Million World-wide

More than a million cases of coronavirus have been registered globally, according to the latest figures from Johns Hopkins University - another grim milestone...
UK Suffers Record-breaking 563 Coronavirus Deaths and 4,324 Cases in 24 Hours – Taking Total Number of Victims to 2,352 With Almost 30,000 Britons Known to Be Infected

UK Suffers Record-breaking 563 Coronavirus Deaths and 4,324 Cases in 24 Hours – Taking...

The UK recorded another 563 coronavirus deaths today, making it the worst day so far in the devastating COVID-19 crisis. The increase takes the country's...
Former U.K. Prime Minister Gordon Brown Calls for Temporary Global Government to Combat the Coronavirus

Former U.K. Prime Minister Gordon Brown Calls for Temporary Global Government to Combat the...

A former United Kingdom prime minister is asking world leaders to consider creating a temporary global government to help manage the coronavirus pandemic. Gordon Brown,...

Hindu Leader Threatens Indian Christians With New Wave of Persecution

The chief of a Hindu nationalist group has launched a nationwide campaign against “forcible” conversions to Christianity. In a media interview, Milind Parande, the General...

Coronavirus Cases in China Decline as Number of Deaths in Italy Surge

The death toll in Italy surged past China’s death toll on Thursday, according to the Associated Press. Meanwhile, in the U.S. the Army started making plans to...

Here We Go: Canadian Bill Would Jail Christian Parents Who Attempt to Discourage Their...

A new Canadian bill backed by the prime minister would jail parents who attempt to discourage and change their child’s unwanted same-sex attractions or...

Anne Graham Lotz Questions if the Coronavirus is a Sign of the End Times

Evangelist and teacher Anne Graham Lotz, who has long tied biblical prophecy to world events, is asking if the coronavirus is a sign of...

A Nigerian Pastor Reflects on Partnering with Christ in Suffering

Sunday Bobai Agang is an ordained minister with the ECWA and provost of ECWA Theological Seminary in Nigeria. He also serves as an associate...
Coronavirus Pandemic May Disrupt Major Religious Holidays Such as Easter and Passover

Coronavirus Pandemic May Disrupt Major Religious Holidays Such as Easter and Passover

For many faith groups, spring is one of the most important times of the year. Early spring coincides with at least three major religious holidays...
Los Angeles Parishioners Worship in Mostly Empty Pews

Los Angeles Parishioners Worship in Mostly Empty Pews

LOS ANGELES (RNS) — Catholics seeking standard Sunday services were met with something new this past weekend. At the Cathedral of Our Lady of the...
Harvard Doctor Urges National Quarantine on Morning Joe

Harvard Doctor Urges National Quarantine on Morning Joe

Grabbing the attention of a national audience on Tuesday, a local doctor issued a warning: With every day that passes, the U.S. will tally...
A&E Doctor Warns of ‘Carnage and Chaos’ in UK Hospitals Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

A&E Doctor Warns of ‘Carnage and Chaos’ in UK Hospitals Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

An A&E doctor has told of "carnage and chaos" in the UK's hospitals amid the coronavirus outbreak. In a letter read out at the Health...
Christians Persevere in Turkey Despite a Murder and Visa Denials

Christians Persevere in Turkey Despite a Murder and Visa Denials

Five days after her husband’s murder, Jung Kyung-In named her newborn daughter “God’s Goodness”—in Turkish, not Korean. Jung moved to Turkey with her husband, Kim...

Jewish Worshippers Urged Not to Kiss Western Wall Due to Coronavirus Fears

JERUSALEM, March 16 (Reuters) - The Jewish faithful should refrain from kissing the stones of the Western Wall, the chief rabbi of the Jerusalem...
Pope Francis Gives His Blessing to an Empty St. Peter’s Square

Pope Francis Gives His Blessing to an Empty St. Peter’s Square

St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican is normally swarming with tens of thousands of visitors hoping to get a glimpse of Pope Francis as...
Coronavirus Deaths Rise in Italy by More Than 300 Overnight to Bring the Total to 1,809 While 24,747 People Are Now Infected as Terrifying Video Shows How City’s Newspaper Obituary Page Has Expanded From One to Ten Pages

Coronavirus Deaths Rise in Italy by More Than 300 Overnight to Bring the Total...

Coronavirus deaths in Italy rose by 368 overnight to bring the total to 1,809, while 24,747 people have tested positive for the deadly bug....
Former Muslim Who Converted to Christianity From Sudan Forced Into Hiding

Former Muslim Who Converted to Christianity From Sudan Forced Into Hiding

JUBA, South Sudan (Morning Star News) – It was more than a year ago that Muslims in the disputed area between Sudan and South Sudan noticed...
An Introduction to the Book of Revelation

An Introduction to the Book of Revelation

Every story must have a beginning. The story of the Bible, for example, begins by answering the question of origins. But we also need...

2 Christians Killed, 1 Abducted by Al-Shabaab in Kenya

In yet another assault on Christians in north-eastern Kenya, suspected militants from the Somalia-based al-Qaeda-linked group al-Shabaab killed two people and abducted another in two separate...