Catholics bishops in India have written an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, warning him of an apparently organized campaign against the Christian minority in an eastern state which is governed by Modi's Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party. The letter carries a picture showing Hindu nationalists burning an effigy of a cardinal with a large wooden cross.
Apologist and author Nabeel Qureshi, who said last week that doctors believed his body had entered the "final stages of life," died Saturday at the age of 34. He was a Christian convert from Islam and served with Ravi Zacharias International Ministries until he was diagnosed with advanced stomach cancer last August.
As thousands of civilian Rohingya Muslims are fleeing what the U.N. has called "ethnic cleansing" in northern Myanmar, India's Christians and Muslims and people of other faiths got together in the central Indian city of Lucknow on Friday to protest and call for an end to the ongoing "genocide."
Even as hurricanes, floods and other natural calamities are resulting in deaths of hundreds of people, North Korea has conducted its longest-ever test flight of a ballistic missile, all of which point to an imminent biblical apocalypse, says one of the most famous exorcists in Italy.
The mother of a 12-year-old Australian boy admitted that she fed him hormones for two years after he expressed a desire to "transition" to a girl, but then the boy changed his mind and said he would now like to go back to his biological sex.
Actor Brian Austin Green, the former star of the "Beverly Hills: 90210" series, says in a media interview that he doesn't care what people say or think about him allowing his 4-year-old son to wear dresses.
Hurricane Irma, a Category 4 hurricane and the strongest to hit the Florida Keys in nearly six decades, was making landfall in the Sunshine State early Sunday, threatening catastrophic damage with maximum sustained winds of 130 miles per hour. More than 6.5 million residents in Florida and over 540,000 people in the Georgia coast were told to leave their homes.
President Donald Trump is expected to announce on Tuesday his decision to end or continue the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which temporarily protects immigrants who were brought to the United States illegally when they were children, according to the White House.
President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump attended St. John's church on Sunday, the day the president had proclaimed as a National Day of Prayer for the victims of Hurricane Harvey and the response and recovery efforts in Texas and Louisiana.
A Christian boy, who was doing well in his studies despite being from a poor home, was beaten to death by his Muslim classmates inside his school in Pakistan's Punjab Province. The victim's parents say he was targeted for being a Christian soon after he joined the school.
Bishop Angaelos, who is the head of the Coptic Church in Britain, told the Islamic State terrorists who murdered over 100 Egyptian Christians over the last year that "you are loved by God, your Creator."
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump comforted victims of Hurricane Harvey, played with and hugged children and served food to displaced people during a visit to Texas and Louisiana on Saturday.
Speaker and author Rosaria Butterfield, a former lesbian, explained why she signed the Nashville Statement, which was released by a broad coalition of Christian leaders, including J. I. Packer and Francis Chan, articulating God's design for human identity as male and female.
President Donald Trump met with leaders of the Christian community in the Oval Office and urged the nation to pray for the survivors of Hurricane Harvey and for the response and recovery efforts on Sunday. He also pledged $1 million of his personal money to help victims in Texas and Louisiana.
A 5-year-old girl in the U.K., a native English speaker, was placed in the foster care of Muslim families, where women wear "niqabs" and "burqas" to cover their faces, according to a report. The girl was also encouraged to learn Arabic and her cross necklace was removed.
While attacks against the Christian minority has increased in Nepal, the Himalayan country's parliament passed a bill criminalizing religious conversion and the "hurting of religious sentiment," aiming to restrict evangelism. The move is likely to further escalate Christian persecution.
Sylvester Turner, the mayor of Houston where at least five people have died during Tropical Storm Harvey, had told the residents to remain in their homes despite Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's warning about the possibility of flooding and suggestion to "strongly consider evacuating."
We live in a more complex world today, and that can be a major challenge for Christian parents. But there are five things that can help them raise a child that would know, love and serve God, shared writer and speaker Jen Wilkin at Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission's national conference.
The Rev. Hyeon Soo Lim, the Christian pastor who was freed and returned home to Canada earlier this month, said he derived strength from a copy of the Bible that was given to him during his isolation at the North Korean labor camp where he was held.