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Christian girls living in far-flung communities in Colombia are being forced into marriage to make them renounce their faith.
Young Christians joined more than 40,000 people in signing a petition which calls for a total ban on prostitution in the Netherlands.
A recent study suggests that Africa may lead the number of Christians worldwide in the future. According to the projections of Pew Research Center, there will be 727 million Christians living in Africa by 2060.
In another part of a crackdown on Christianity, China now offers bounty to those who snitch on Christians. Authorities will give $1,500 (10,000 yuan)--about two month's worth of salary, to people who report underground churches to the government.
The Museum of the Bible announced plans for a major, temporary exhibit that will explore the relationship between science and the Bible.
Christianity Explored Ministry (CEM) announced that 1,250 people in Latin America have been trained in mission through the Christianity Explored course.
Several faith groups in Canada denounced a bill that would ban civil servants from wearing religious symbols.
Three-quarters of faith leaders in the US believe that religious freedom is less valued in the country, according to a recent Barna Group study.
Wycliffe Associates has agreed to translate the Bible into 250 languages in Nigeria. The Biblical translator revealed that they aim to start the projects within next year.
Six Christians were killed and 470 others flee after militants recently attacked a Christian village in the northeast Democratic Republic of Congo.