Faith Leaders Urge Europe to Return to Christian Roots

Catholic and Orthodox leaders gathered in Paris last month to talk about the threat of terrorism and the value of religious freedom. During the 5th European Catholic-Orthodox Forum, 12 delegates...

Iraqi Christians Raise a Giant Cross

A group of Iraqi Christians has raised a giant cross outside the city of Mosul on a village recently liberated from ISIS, Crux reports. The cross was erected on a...

Ghana at the Heart of Global Christianity

Professor Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu of Trinity Theological Seminary in Accra said Ghana is at the center of a wave that puts West Africa at the heart of global Christianity. The...

Egypt’s Christians Flee Sinai After Attacks

Many Coptic Christians in Egypt left North Sinai province following a series of attacks by suspected Muslim extremists. The Christian families are now in the Evangelical Church in the...

Researchers to Explore Unstudied Biblical Site

Israeli and French researchers will explore an unstudied biblical site, Kiryat Yea'rim, in August, The Sun reports. Kiryat Yea'rim or Kiriath-Jearim is where, according to the Old Testament, the Ark of the Covenant was kept for two decades. The area is located about 12 kilometers from Jerusalem. It was mentioned several times in the Bible and was referred to as a Judahite town.

Church in Nigeria Torched and Looted

Unidentified hoodlums set the Redeemed Christian Church of God (Root of David Parish) on fire early Monday morning. The church was located in Apiawe village, DeiDei, one of the satellite towns of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Nigeria, Vanguard reports.

Turkey: Congress Members Urge the Release of Christian Pastor

Last October, Pastor Andrew Brunson, 48, was arrested in Turkey after performing missionary work in the country for 23 years. Allegations against him were not revealed until December when prosecutors said an informant alleged that Brunson was a member of an "armed terrorist group," Breitbart reports.

ISIS Threaten to Eliminate Egypt’s Christians

Muslim extremist group, ISIS, on Sunday threatened to eliminate Egypt's Christians and vowed to "liberate Cairo," Ara News reports.

Christianity is Growing Fast in Africa — Report

A report published on the World Council of Churches (WCC) website showed that Christianity is growing faster in Africa than anywhere else in the world, Nigerian Tribune reports.

Christianity Under Attack in Nigeria — CAN

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has condemned the interrogation of some members of its Trust Fund by the Department of State Services, reports. The body said the interrogation of...
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