Recent Events

Christians Urged to Help 'Save Christian Mom Asia Bibi From Execution' in Petition to Pakistan Supreme Court

Thursday August 25th, 2016 04:10:59 PM
The American Center for Law and Justice and other groups are calling on Christians to raise up their voices to support Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five whose death sentence appeal will be heard by Pakistan's Supreme Court in October.

ISIS Rape Victim Burns Face, Body to Become 'Undesirable' to Islamic Militants

Thursday August 25th, 2016 01:59:45 PM
An 18-year-old Yazidi girl, now being taken care of in Germany, burned her entire face and body last year while being kept as a sex slave by the Islamic State terror group in Iraq, looking to make herself "undesirable," so the militants would stop raping her.

Radical Muslims Kill 8 People in Nigeria, Vandalize Churches After Christian Student Is Accused of Insulting Islam

Thursday August 25th, 2016 12:45:51 PM
A mob of radical Muslims vandalized multiple churches in northern Nigeria and beat a Christian student nearly to death after he was accused of insulting the Muslim prophet Muhammad.

15,000 Church Members Quit in 4 Days After Lutheran Church of Norway Offers Easy Exit Plan

Wednesday August 24th, 2016 08:26:03 PM
The Lutheran Church in Norway suffered a massive membership drop of more than 15,000 in just four days after allowing members to access their records online.

Kabul: 12 People Killed in Attack on American University; 7 Students Among the Dead

Wednesday August 24th, 2016 06:04:35 PM
Twelve people, including seven students, were killed in an attack on the American University in Kabul that sent hundreds of students fleeing in panic, police said early on Thursday, before the assault ended when two gunmen were shot dead.

Disabled Mother of Iranian Christian Imprisoned for His Faith in Jesus Christ Begs Authorities to Release Her Son

Wednesday August 24th, 2016 03:52:28 PM
The disabled mother of an Iranian Christian prisoner has asked authorities to release her son, who is being held in Rajaei-Shahr prison for his faith, explaining that because she is visually impaired she has not even been able to visit him.

Italy Earthquake: Death Toll Rises to 247 as Rescue Workers Search for Survivors

Wednesday August 24th, 2016 11:57:10 AM
The number of people killed in the earthquake that devastated parts of central Italy on Wednesday rose to 247 on Thursday morning, regional and national officials said.

Christian Mother of 5 Asia Bibi's Death Sentence Appeal Date Finally Set by Pakistan's Supreme Court

Tuesday August 23rd, 2016 08:24:34 PM
Pakistan's Supreme Court has set a court date for the final appeal hearing for Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five who was sentenced to death in 2010 on accusations of blasphemy.

'Bagpipe Lung' News and Condition Analysis: Fatal Case Reported for the Disease, Musicians Warned

Tuesday August 23rd, 2016 11:26:23 AM
A recent report from Thorax, an international peer-reviewed journal concerning respiratory medicine, reveals that using a contaminated wind instrument may result to a fatal lung disease.

Will Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton Save Persecuted Christians?

Tuesday August 23rd, 2016 12:10:21 PM
One of the world's leading Christian persecution watchdog groups has put together a petition to presidential nominees Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, decrying a "baffling silence" on the problem of persecution, and urging them to devise a plan of action for how to help.