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Imprisoned Iranian Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani Speaks Out
Monday, May 14, 2012
In the wake of his attorney's imprisonment, Nadarkhani released an open letter to his supporters.
Chen Guangcheng's Extraordinary Escape
Friday, May 11, 2012
Chen's remarkable escape from abusive house arrest made headlines throughout the world, while baffling the Chinese government.
A Life Transformed: Remembering Chuck Colson
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Colson, the Watergate figure whose dramatic conversion led him to dedicate his life to prison ministry and evangelical leadership, died Saturday at 80.
Iranian Pastor Nadarkhani Nears 1,000 Days in Prison
Friday, April 20, 2012
Earlier this month Youcef Nadarkhani celebrated his 35th birthday in the prison cell where he awaits execution for the crime of apostasy.
Friday, April 13, 2012
Eighteen years after the genocide, victims and perpetrators seek justice -- and reconciliation.
Burma Election a 'Welcome Step Toward Change'
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Aung San Suu Kyi's landmark victory in Burma on Monday could mark the beginning of a new era, activists say.
Japan: One Year Later, Aid Groups Rebuild, Restore
Monday, March 12, 2012
Sunday marked exactly one year since the devastating 9.0-magnitude earthquake rocked Japan, killing more than 20,000.
'Kony 2012' Ignites Attention, Triggers Controversy
Friday, March 9, 2012
It's impossible to ignore the surge of attention the 27-minute film "Kony 2012" has ignited -- and the controversy.
When Disaster Strikes Next Door
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Victims of this weekend's tornadoes rely on faith as churches and ministries step in to provide aid.
One Year Later, Shahbaz Bhatti Remembered
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Bhatti, a religious liberty advocate and the only Christian member of Pakistan's parliament, was killed by militants in March 2011.
Execution Imminent for Iranian Pastor
Thursday, February 23, 2012
Execution orders have reportedly been issued for imprisoned Iranian pastor Youcef Nadarkhani.
Faith Under Fire in Nigeria
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Attacks on Nigerian Christians by the radical Islamist group Boko Haram continue.
'Overwhelmed and Grateful': Kidnapped Aid Worker Jessica Buchanan Returns Home
Thursday, February 9, 2012
Buchanan was working in former conflict zones in war-torn Somalia when she was captured near the country's "kidnap capital."
Haiti Healing: Two Years Later, Hope Survives
Monday, February 6, 2012
For many, Haiti conjures up images of the natural disaster that claimed the lives of more than 300,000 people.
Nigeria: Boko Haram Strikes Again
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
The terrorist group killed more than 200 in vicious attacks on Friday, driving fear once again into the Christian community.
Ten International Destinations With a Purpose for 2012
Friday, January 20, 2012
This year there are numerous opportunities for faith-affirming journeys throughout the world.
Criminalizing Religious Criticism: UN Resolution Threatens Freedom of Speech
Saturday, January 14, 2012
Religious minorities in countries carrying heavy punishments for blasphemy and apostasy could be jeopardized.
Stop the Traffic: Human Trafficking Awareness Day
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
There are more than 30 million people enslaved in the world today, more than at any other point in history.
Christian news headlines from the United States and around the world
Unvaccinated Pastor, Fighting for Life with COVID, Urges: Get Vaxed and Learn from My Story
Former Obama, Trump Doctor Predicts Biden Will Face 25th Amendment, Be Asked to Resign 'For Medical Issues'
Chinese Authorities Interrupt Zoom Church Service, Order Pastor to Stop Preaching
School Can Require Christian Teacher to Use Transgender Pronouns and Names, Judge Rules
Japanese Christian Groups Call for 1 Million Hours of Prayer during Tokyo Olympics
Being Controversial Isn't Necessarily Wrong
Take Your Kids on a Hike
Only God Can Change Human Nature
Journal of Medical Ethics Says Parents Should Lose Rights over Children
Are Disasters and Pandemics the Judgment of God?
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