Shattered Statues and Satanic Symbols Mark Rise in Attacks on French Church
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Sometimes it’s a cross of human excrement smeared on a church wall, with stolen Communion hosts stuck at the four corners. Other times, a statue of the Virgin Mary lies shattered on the floor.
Fending Off the Rising Right, Bavarian Leader Puts Crosses in State Offices
Friday, June 8, 2018
Remember those controversies as some U.S. state officials installed Ten Commandments monuments in their courts and schools? Imagine the uproar if instead the government had ordered the Christian...
Study Shows Europe is Not as Secular as Previously Thought
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
With its dwindling rates of attendance at religious services and rising numbers of churches shuttered or sold, Western Europe seems to be the region of the world where the outlook for faith is...
ISIS’s Intriguing Silence about Donald Trump’s Approach to Muslims
Monday, March 20, 2017
With his anti-Muslim rhetoric and planned travel bans, you’d think President Trump would be a favorite target for Islamic State’s propaganda.
France Will Soon Have a New Crime: Online Obstruction of Abortion
Thursday, December 15, 2016
France will soon create a new crime that will make someone running an anti-abortion website as liable to a lawsuit as a protester blocking the door to an abortion clinic.
Terror Attacks Confound French Authorities with Shifting Tactics and Targets
Thursday, July 28, 2016
President François Hollande appealed on Tuesday (July 26) for support from a nation shocked by Islamist militants who slit the throat of an 86-year-old Catholic priest at the altar of his church in...
French Woman Who Escaped ISIS Lives to Tell about Its Horrors
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Sophie Kasiki, one of the few Western women to have seen the Islamic State group’s harsh “caliphate” in Syria and escaped, recounts her life in the jihadists’ stronghold Raqqa with detached calm...
German Protestant Church’s Scandalous Idea Rocks Evangelical Community
Monday, November 2, 2015
One of Germany’s largest Protestant regional churches has come under fire from other Christians for speaking out against efforts to convert Muslims.
Europe’s Refugee Crisis Stirs Consciences, but Responses Vary
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Europe’s refugee crisis has inspired faith communities across the continent to open their doors to the newcomers, but the urgency of their calls and the depth of responses to them vary from country...
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
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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
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Only God Can Change Human Nature
Journal of Medical Ethics Says Parents Should Lose Rights over Children
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