The family of a North Carolina pastor, who says he was influenced by Billy Graham to preach the Gospel, are pleading with the Chinese government for mercy after he was sentenced to seven years in prison.
John Piper Warns That 'Riches Are Dangerous' After Middle-Class American Admits Fearing Judgment Day
Reformed pastor John Piper has warned that riches are dangerous, and said that the most important thing is to love people, not money, after a middle-class American listener admitted they fear Judgment Day for their lifestyle.
The trial of U.S. evangelical pastor Andrew Brunson began in Izmir, Turkey, on Monday, with the former Protestant church leader declaring that he is innocent and that he has been praying for the Muslim-majority country for 25 years.
A prominent evangelical pastor in Brazil has been accused by federal authorities of running a slave labor farm, which some former workers have described as "Hell," though his church denies the allegations.
Christian humanitarian groups and human rights advocates are speaking out against the massive reduction in the number of Syrian refugees the United States has taken in this year — only 11 compared to 790 over the same period in 2016.
A federal judge ruled on Friday against President Donald Trump's latest attempts to ban transgender troops from serving in the U.S. military, arguing that they are a protected class that has faced oppression in America.
In a face-to-face meeting with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby brought up the plight of a 14-year-old Christian schoolgirl who was kidnapped by Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram and has refused to convert.
Kristan Ann Ware, a former cheerleader for the Miami Dolphins NFL franchise, has filed a complaint, claiming that she was discriminated against because of her Christian faith and for her decision to remain a virgin.
CIA Director Mike Pompeo, who is President Donald Trump's pick to be the next Secretary of State, was grilled on Thursday about his religious beliefs on homosexuality and his views on Islam at a U.S. Senate hearing.
The devastated parents of a 14-year-old girl from Alabama who killed herself last year after binge-watching the Netflix series "13 Reasons Why" are asking for the series to be pulled, saying they are convinced it played a part in their daughter's death.
A third Roman Catholic priest has been shot dead in the Democratic Republic of Congo as tribal violence continues escalating in the country, with a bishop crying out that the people have been "abandoned by everyone."
The woman who found and helped rescue a newborn baby girl left abandoned in a freezing storm drain surrounded by stinging red ants in South Africa has hailed the "miracle" from God.
Christians in China are pleading for prayers as Communist party authorities continue to intensify their campaign against church crosses, targeting both officially sanctioned churches and underground congregations.
Pastor Lee Jae-rock of the 133,000-member Manmin Central Church in Seoul, South Korea, has reportedly been banned from leaving the country after five women accused him of rape.
'The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven' Sues Publisher, Accuses Father of Taking All Profits From the Lie
A young man who as a boy became the subject of a bestselling book claiming he had went to Heaven and met Jesus following a car accident while comatose is now suing book publisher Tyndale House for damages.
One day after the parents of 23-month-old toddler Alfie Evans shared their fears that their child will soon be "executed," a U.K. judge has set the date and time for when he will be taken off life support in hospital.
David Silverman, president of American Atheists, one of the largest secular organizations in America, has been temporarily suspended following an undisclosed complaint that has prompted the group to launch an internal investigation.
UFC women's flyweight fighter Paige VanZant, a Christian, has revealed in her newly released book that she was gang-raped when was only 14 years old, which left her thinking about suicide.
A Roman Catholic priest in the Gaza Strip has said that the Christian population there has dwindled to its last 1,000 inhabitants, and he's asking the global Church to pray for them as believers face threats from Islamic radicals and harsh living conditions.
Activist group Antifa has announced that it will turn up and protest against Students for Life of America president Kristen Hawkins at her planned speaking stops in California this week, calling her a "Christian fascist" for her pro-life cause.
A video of a boy with Down syndrome in Mexico hugging an actor playing Jesus Christ in a re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross has been viewed nearly 4 million times.
Church attendance by Roman Catholics in the United States has hit a new low, according to a study released on Monday by Gallup, while Protestants are seeing a big drop in their demographic.
Israel Folau, a Christian rugby star from Australia, has tweeted Jesus' words on persecution as found in the Sermon on the Mount, days after sparking public furor when he said gay people are going to Hell unless they repent.
A 28-year-old humanist who says she doesn't believe in God has been appointed by the U.K.'s National Health Service to lead a team of Christian chaplains.
Christian leaders in Egypt have said that multitudes are coming to Christ despite the church bombings and persecution believers suffer, noting that people in the West often don't see or hear about such "heavenly" news.