Christians are considered as the most persecuted religious group in the world, with over 90,000 adherents killed in 2016, which is equivalent to one being killed every six minutes, according to a research by Center for Studies on New Religions (CESNUR).Read More
Texas megachurch pastor Robert Jeffress denounced U.S. President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry after the U.S. failed to veto a U.N. resolution that condemned Israel for building settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem.Read More
The Apostolic Vicariate of Southern Arabia in UAE said that it is involved in the negotiations for the release of Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil, who was kidnapped by suspected members of the Islamic State in Yemen last March.Read More
A gunman shot his way into an Istanbul nightclub packed with New Year's revelers early on Sunday, killing at least 35 people and wounding more than 40 in what the provincial governor described as a terrorist attack.Read More
At least 52 people were killed after the Nigerian air force mistakenly bombed a refugee camp in Rann, Borno state on Tuesday. About 120 more were injured in the attack that was intended for the terrorist group Boko Haram.
A pastor in Daveyton, South Africa has joined the list of controversial clergymen who have used bizarre methods during healing services in the church. Prophet Theo Bongani Maseko of the Breath of Christ Ministries has been denounced as "reckless" for making his congregants drink engine cleaning fluid.
Humanitarian aid organization Samaritan's Purse has recently opened a field hospital near the Iraqi city of Mosul to treat the soldiers and civilians who are injured in the battle against the Islamic State.
The Muslim civil rights group Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) has called on Donald Trump to remove Franklin Graham from the list of the six clergy members who will offer prayers at the inauguration ceremony on Jan. 20.
A prominent Roman Catholic archbishop warned that it won't be long before Italy and the rest of Europe become predominantly Muslim, owing to atheism and lax migrant policies, which he described as stupid.
Greg Laurie, a senior pastor at Harvest Christian Fellowship, talked about how he deals with the loss of a son, especially on difficult days such as birthdays, Christmas and Easter. He shared that channeling his grief to helping others overcome theirs and talking about heaven have helped him survive all these years.