Officials believe an unknown person jumped the fence Thursday night at St. Athanasius Church and broke a statue of the crucifixion of Jesus. Members of the church and the Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn lamented the loss, but a large group gathered Friday night for a prayer vigil.
Since 2017, more than 1 million Uyghurs have been placed in suspected internment camps by the Chinese government. The government claims that the camps are vocational training camps set up to help fight back against religious extremism, but escapees of the camps have described them as abusive. Here is what you should know about the imprisonment of the Uyghurs in China:
Of the nine million people who live in Israel, two million are Arab. Most Jews and Arabs in Israel have learned to live peaceably as neighbors since the State of Israel was founded in 1948. However, the country is now experiencing the worst internal Jewish-Arab conflicts since the last Intifada (“uprising”) in 2000. Here is how Christians can intercede biblically in these tragic days.
Annette Odneal, 62, had just left Abounding Life Church of God in Christ after attending a service when she was struck by a speeding car and killed. According to police, a 17-year-old boy was driving a speeding Dodge Charger – which he had allegedly stolen – when it collided with Odneal's car, killing her.