An upcoming national census in Pakistan is of great importance for the country's minority Christian community, a watchdog group has said, warning that in the past believers have been falsely registered as Muslims, while others are afraid to admit their faith amid fears of persecution.
Vatican leader Pope Francis has suggested that when it comes to how people live their lives, it's better to be an atheist than someone who claims to be a Christian but leads an unChristian life of greed and selfishness.
Alien Life Unlikely in TRAPPIST-1 System, NASA Hyping Findings for More Funding, Christian Astrophysicist Hugh Ross Says
The discovery of seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a single star has sparked major excitement among some scientists looking at the possibility of life existing outside of Earth, but one Christian astrophysicist has warned that the chances of these planets being habitable are small – and that Earth's uniqueness is proven again.
Churches in the Democratic Republic of the Congo are being desecrated and Christian nuns terrorized by "violent thugs," says Roman Catholic Cardinal Monsengwo Pasinya of Kinshasa, following a wave of increased hostility against believers.
The Christian family of Jamal al-Harith, a British citizen who killed himself in an Islamic State suicide bombing in Iraq earlier in February, have said that he was brainwashed and converted to Islam when he left them.
Christian Street Preachers on Trial for Saying 'All Muslims Will Burn in Hell, Allah Does Not Exist'
Three Christian street evangelists are standing trial on Thursday at the Bristol Magistrates' Court in the U.K., facing public order offenses for preaching the "uniqueness of Jesus Christ" and challenging homosexuality and the teachings of Islam.
A Coptic Christian man was shot in the head while his son was burned alive in El-Arish, North Sinai, just days after Islamic State-affiliates called believers their "favorite prey."
Masses of Arab women are being raped and tortured by Islamic State militants, alongside Christians and Yazidis, with one mother revealing that she had tried to kill herself to end her suffering because she was being raped daily in front of her children.
Christians living in a suburb of India's largest city, Mumbai, took to the streets in protest after two statues of Mother Mary were desecrated on Sunday in Kurla village.
Wilayat Sinai, a terror group in Egypt affiliated with the Islamic State, has called Christians its "favorite prey" and warned believers to prepare for more attacks.
The Turkish government's refusal to explain why it's imprisoned American Pastor Andrew Brunson, who served the country's people for 23 years before being arrested last year, has left the pastor's family in a state of shock and confusion.
A controversial Pentecostal megachurch in Brazil has launched Bible-based telenovelas that focus on stories from the Old Testament. The shows have been growing in popularity and reaching great commercial success.
A captured Islamic State terror group soldier, who claims to have raped over 200 women and killed as many as 500 people in total, tried to explain that the reason IS carries out mass rape of women and children is because "young men need this."
A number of the women and children who have been converted and brainwashed into joining the Boko Haram terror group in Nigeria are reportedly being placed in "deradicalization" programs aimed at countering radical Islamist teachings.
As many as 78 members of Congress have signed a letter to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urging him to release a Christian pastor from North Carolina, who was imprisoned in Turkey on a false terrorism charge because of his Christian faith.
The communist government of China has arrested four South Korean Christian missionaries and expelled at least 32 more after carrying out a series of police raids on churches, according to reports.
A 50-year-old Coptic Christian teacher was shot in the head by two Islamic militants in Egypt while on his way home from school Thursday, as attacks on Christians continues to rise at an alarming rate in the Muslim-majority country.
Relatives of the 21 Coptic Christians beheaded by ISIS in the infamous "A Message Signed With Blood to the Nation of the Cross" video are sharing the pain of losing their loved ones, but also their pride in the men's refusal to deny Jesus on the two-year anniversary of their death.
Prioritizing Christian Refugees Will Only Help ISIS Purge Christianity in the Middle East, Faith Leader Warns
Any U.S. policy that would prioritize the resettlement of Christian refugees from Iraq and Syria might help ISIS accomplish its goal of pushing historic Christian communities out of their ancient homelands in the Middle East, an Arab Christian leader has warned.
Archaeologists from France and Israel are reportedly planning on embarking on a mission in August to search for the Ark of the Covenant, which is believed to contain the stone tablets bearing the 10 Commandments handed to Moses by God.
Islamic terror group Boko Haram has now reportedly killed close to 100,000 people, both Muslims and Christians, and displaced over two million citizens in its ongoing quest to eradicate Christianity from Nigeria.
A 50-year-old Christian convert in India died last month after he and his wife were forced to endure the torture of standing neck deep in a freezing pond for more than half a day after they refused to renounce their faith in Jesus Christ.
The Islamic State terrorist group in Iraq has burned 15 civilians to death, including children, after they were caught trying to escape from the so-called "land of the caliphate."
A radical Islamist group that killed 73 Christians and Muslisms in Lahore last Easter has carried out a bombing in the Pakistani capital Monday night, killing at least 14 people at a rally.
Christians in India are demanding that the government obtain the freedom of Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil, a priest who is being held hostage by Islamic extremists who kidnapped him in Yemen last year.
The American Center for Law and Justice has asked the United Nations Human Rights Council why it continues to be silent and refuses to formally identify Christians and other religious minorities as victims of genocide at the hands of the Islamic State terror group, despite well-documented evidence.
An Islamist gunman, who has confessed to the killing of 39 people at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, told a court that he had aimed to kill Christians during his attack, Hurriyet newspaper said on Monday, citing testimony given this weekend.
Thousands of people banded together to donate more than $200,000 to help support the three children of a loving mother and father who died five days apart from terminal cancer. And as of Monday afternoon, donations were still pouring in.
The evangelical humanitarian aid group Samaritan's Purse is helping save the lives of badly injured Islamic State fighters wounded during the liberation battle in the terror group's Iraqi stronghold of Mosul.
The Church of Pentecost in Ghana is clarifying its position on sex and marriage after one of its counselors suggested that sex is permissible for teenagers who can't control themselves, as long as they use contraception.