Christians

  • Syria Christians hold first prayer in years in ravaged Deir Ezzor church

    A solemn group of Christians held their first prayer service in years on Saturday in the ravaged church of St Mary in Syria’s eastern Deir Ezzor city. Stones, strips of wire, papers and remnants of rockets were strewn across the church floor, and bright sunlight streamed in from the...
  • Christians tied up for days after refusing to deny Jesus Christ

    Two Christian sisters in the Asian nation of Laos say they were tied up and left outside for days by their family simply because they refused to renounce their new-found faith in Jesus Christ, a leading persecution watchdog group has reported. Open Doors USA, a nonprofit that assists persecuted...
  • Egyptian Christians killed in shootout outside church

    CAIRO – At least 10 people, including eight Coptic Christians, were killed in a shootout outside a church and at a nearby store owned by a Christian in a Cairo suburb, Egypt’s Health Ministry said Friday. It was the latest attack targeting the majority Muslim country’s embattled Christian minority....
  • How do Christians feel about Christmas living in Japan?!

    How does a Catholic believer feel about Japanese Christmas, and what’s it like for a non-believer to go to Christmas Mass? Ahh, Christmas. One of Japan’s favorite times of the year. When shopping malls and parks are decorated with lights and Christmas trees, and when elaborate light shows and illumination events...
  • Sophia A. Nelson and the Christian’s “Courageous Conversation” with the LGBT Community!

    “Compassion follows engagement. One of the reasons why we don’t have compassion for certain people is because we don’t engage and get to know them. Take time to talk to them and your heart will become compassionate.”-Pastor Jumaine Jones, The Bridge Church, Washington, D.C. Like most people of my...
  • Christians Love Pedophilia Says Church Of Satan

    The Church of Satan wants Christians to know that when it comes to pedophilia, it has the moral high ground. The Satanic organization took advantage of the child sex allegations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore – and multiple support for Moore from local pastors – to herald Tuesday...
  • Churches, non-profits could profit politically under House tax bill

    Not only would houses of worship be able to more actively promote political candidates, but so would non-profit groups under a section inserted into the House tax bill an hour before it was due for a key vote. The last-minute change affecting the so-called Johnson amendment was tucked into...
  • 9 Christians Found Shot Dead In Nigeria!

    Nine Christians were shot dead in Plateau State, Nigeria, on Tuesday night by attackers believed to be militant Fulani herdsmen. The victims were returning home from a weekly village market before being attacked in the Riyom Local Government Area (LGA), at around 7.30pm, according to World Watch Monitor. Seven...
  • EDITORIAL: Why Halloween Hysteria Does Christians No Good

    With this time of year comes crisp weather, colorful leaves, pumpkin spice-flavored everything, and Christian arguments about Halloween. If you are like me, you’re tired of one of those things on that list (and no, it’s not the pumpkin spice). Christians have been fighting about what to do with...