Ethan Cole

Christian Post Reporter

Egyptian Christians Decry Murder Case Ruling

Christians in Egypt are upset over a court ruling this past week that sentenced police officers to only five years in prison for the murder of a Coptic man when similar cases would result in life imprisonment or execution.

Iranian Authorities Arrest 5 New Christian Converts

Security officers in Iran recently arrested five newly converted Christians and the leader of the house church they were meeting in, reported a Farsi Christian news agency. The arrested Christians were gathering in the house church for worship and Bible study during the raid.

Churches Take Action to Bring Peace in Palestine, Israel

Around the world next week, churches will take part in a wide range of activities to help end the 60-year conflict between Palestinians and Israel. World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel will focus particularly on Israeli settlements on occupied Palestinian territory.