Christian teacher facing execution in Syria after refusing to give school to Islamist group

The headmaster of a school in the city of Afrin in northern Syria has been accused of apostasy and arrested by an Islamist group loyal to Turkey, which wants to…

Chinese security officials raid moms group affiliated with house church

Authorities in China’s Xiamen city raided a moms group affiliated with an influential house church as they held a meeting in a private home to talk about parenting. Officers accused…

4 Iranian converts face years in prison for participation in house church

Four Iranian converts to Christianity were sentenced earlier this month to several years in prison after they were arrested in February on accusations they acted “against national security” by participating…

India: Hindu extremists beat handicapped pastor for following ‘foreign God’

Three Christians were brutally beaten by Hindu extremists angered by the believers’ acceptance of what they called a “foreign faith and “foreign God.”  Read More The Christian Post | RSS

Evangelicals, Democrats praise Trump’s Israel-UAE deal: ‘A peaceful Middle East is possible’

The deal announced Thursday to normalize relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would see the suspension of Israel’s plans for annexation in the West Bank has received…

Jewish entrepreneur, wife donate millions for Christian medical missions in Africa

A Jewish entrepreneur and his Rabbi wife have become one of the largest private supporters of Christian medical missionaries in Africa as they have donated millions to support vital health…

China: 84-y-o Christian ordered to pray to Xi over God; cross replaced with image of CCP ruler

Authorities in China replaced a cross in the home of an elderly Christian with an image of Xi Jinping and ordered the believer to pray to the country’s president instead…

Pakistani Christian man faces blasphemy charge punishable by death over Facebook post

A Christian man charged with blasphemy for making a theological argument on Facebook that Muslims deemed insulting toward the Islamic prophet Muhammad is now facing a potential death sentence for…

China: Churches forced to donate to Communist Party or stay shut

State-sponsored churches in parts of China that were forced to close due to COVID-19 lockdowns are only permitted to reopen if they hand money over to the Chinese Communist Party,…

Hong Kong police raid pro-democracy newspaper on ‘the day press freedom died’

Jimmy Lai and other top executives of Apple Daily, Hong Kong’s largest pro-democracy daily paper, were arrested in a police raid under the new national security law on Monday morning.…