The wife of the former Assyrian Pentecostal Church leader in Iran has been sentenced to five years in prison, allegedly for endangering national security. But human rights advocates have said she is being punished for praying with other Christians.
President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union address Tuesday night before a joint session of Congress, where he talked about some of the most controversial moves of his administration, and laid out his plan for hope and prosperity for the nation.
There are few real life horror stories as disturbing as what happens to children who are being raped, abused and tortured at the hands of predators.
A 14-year-old Christian girl from Nigeria has described how she hid during two savage attacks by radical Islamic herdsmen on a marketplace where she saw her father's dead body laying on the ground.
A controversial sign outside a Baptist church in Indiana advising people to stop sexual harassment by "wearing clothes" has been taken down following intense criticism by members of the community.
Summit Church in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, Pastor J.D. Greear will be nominated for Southern Baptist Convention president, revealing that one of his focuses will be on racial and cultural diversity.
Franklin Graham Responds to Efforts to Ban Him From Speaking in UK, Won't Preach Against Gays, Islam
Evangelist Franklin Graham has said that he is not coming to the U.K. later in 2018 to preach against Islam or gay people, despite a petition to bar him from speaking that has been signed by politicians and some church members.
A number of Christian students were knifed and beaten at a high school in Nairobi, Kenya, after they refused to convert to Islam, reports have said, with clashes leaving 35 students in total injured.
U.S. Vice President and prominent evangelical Mike Pence is being strongly criticized by some outraged Jewish users online for using imagery related to Jesus Christ when marking Holocaust Remembrance Day on Saturday.
Jerushah Armfield, one of the granddaughters of renowned evangelist Billy Graham, has argued that President Donald Trump has failed to repent and apologize for his "dehumanizing" remarks on Haiti and other poverty-stricken countries.
Some pastors and Christian critics have hit back against Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr.'s specific defense of President Donald Trump over an alleged affair with a porn star, by arguing that lust and adultery are not of the same degree of sin.
Evangelist Anne Graham Lotz drew close to 500,000 people at a prayer event in India earlier this month. And at a separate gathering of 10,000, almost "every hand" went up when people were asked if they want to receive Jesus Christ as Savior, her ministry reported.
A North Korean pastor, now living in China, has revealed that Christian parents in the country are forced to hide their faith from their own children for decades, fearful of what authorities will do to the family if they are discovered.
Elementary School Removes Dan Savage LGBT Quote on 'Gender Unicorn' Bulletin Board Amid Parental Outrage
An elementary school in California has removed controversial aspects of its bulletin board that featured a "gender unicorn" promoting topics on sexual attraction and gender identity after parents lodged complaints.
A Kenyan-German short film called "Watu Wote," which depicts the real life story of Muslim passengers risking their lives to save Christians on a bus when Islamic radicals attacked in 2015, has been nominated for an Oscar award.
Christians in New Zealand are planning to hold a rally outside the country's Parliament building to urge the speaker of the House to reinstate the name of Jesus Christ in the Parliamentary prayer after it was removed last year.
A Pentecostal Christian mother is fighting for her 11-month-old baby to be allowed further intensive treatment, declaring that God should decide when he dies, and not doctors who think the baby is too brain-damaged to recover.
Footage obtained from Eastern Ghouta in Syria has captured the dramatic rescue of a young child from underneath a large pile of rubble. But at least 50 other children are among the 200 people who have died in the area due to the bombings over the past couple of weeks.
'Beyond Disgusting': Critics Slam Vatican's Push to Replace Chinese Bishops With Communist-Backed Ones
Critics are speaking out against the Vatican's ongoing efforts to force two Chinese bishops to retire so that they can be replaced by church leaders approved by the Communist government, which has been persecuting Christians across the country.
Close to 2,000 Christians in India came out to protest and block roads in Tamil Nadu state, demanding justice for a pastor who was beaten, tortured, and hanged following disputes with Hindu radicals. Police claim the pastor committed suicide.
UK Schools Acting Too Swiftly to Change Kids' Gender; 11-Y-O Girls on Puberty Blockers, Expert Warns
A psychologist at the only U.K. clinic for children seeking to change their gender has said that girls as young as 11 are being placed on puberty blockers and hormone treatment, and warned that schools act "within minutes" to register a child as the opposite sex.
Bolivian President Revokes Anti-Evangelism Law; Major Victory for Evangelicals After Days of Protests
Bolivian President Evo Morales has said he will revoke a new penal code that would have criminalized evangelism, explaining that he wants to "avoid confusion" following protests, prayer and fasting by evangelicals.
More than 80 Nigerian Christians have been slaughtered at the hands of radical Islamic herdsmen this month, with major Christian groups decrying the "inhuman" violence, as survivors describe what it felt like to be hacked by machetes.
A Netflix film based on the life of a former evangelical megachurch pastor, who rejected belief in Hell and in doing so lost his congregation, released on Sunday a trailer clip featuring a heated debate on God and people in eternal damnation.
Scholars Decipher One of Last Remaining Mysterious Parts of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Oldest Bible Texts
Israeli researchers have reportedly deciphered one of the last remaining unread parts of the Dead Sea Scrolls, more than half a century after their initial discovery.