Ethan Cole

Christian Post Reporter

Sudanese Convert Beaten by Husband, Brother

A Sudanese woman who converted from Islam to Christianity is living in terror after the people closest to her suddenly turned on her and left her beaten, homeless, and in jail for becoming a follower of Jesus Christ.

Egypt Church Provides First Conversion Certificate

Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church issued a certificate of conversion to a Muslim background believer for the first time last week. The move is seen as an unheard of act in a country where it is practically impossible for Muslims to legally change their religious status.

U.S. Plans to Join U.N. Human Rights Council

The United States will run for an elected seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council this year, the State Department announced Tuesday, reversing the Bush administration's approach to the often discredited Council.