Vincent Funaro

Christian Post Reporter

Suicide Bomber Kills 23 During Shiite Procession in Nigeria

A suicide bomber launched an attack during a procession of Shiite Muslims killing 23 in Nigeria on Monday. The Shiite procession was marking the ritual of Ashoura — which marks the death of Muhammad's grandson, Imam Hussein, in a battle more than 1,300 years ago — in northeast Nigeria's Yobe state.

NYC's Movement Day Highlights Amachi Mentoring Program; Church Partnership Is Helping 300,000 Children of Incarcerated Parents

This year's New York City Movement Day event for Christian leaders demonstrated the importance of effective partnerships between faith communities and civic leaders. Former Philadelphia Mayor W. Wilson Goode Sr., president of the Palau Association, shared the success he's witnessed from a program he founded that mentors and builds relationships with the children of incarcerated parents.

Dutch Christians Boycott Netherlands Church Over Exhibit Portraying Jailed Palestinian Children

Dutch Christians have boycotted a Netherlands church for displaying an exhibit they believe encourages anti-Semitism. Named "Room No. 4" the exhibit was brought to Utrecht's Domkerk Church, one of the Netherlands best-known places of worship, by the Dutch Coalition for Palestinian Children in Israeli Detention. The exhibit features adult models tied up in ropes to portray jailed Palestinian children who are in Israeli detention facilities.