Saudi Arabia Deports 27 Christians

Saudi Arabia has deported 27 Christians for "conducting Christian prayers" and being "in possession of Bibles," Jihad Watch reports. These Lebanese Maronite Christians included women and children who were...

China’s Crackdown on Christianity

China is set to launch a nationwide crackdown on Christianity, ABC News reports. The country's governing Communist Party has just enacted regulations tightening its oversight of religion. This is the...

Archaeologists Discover Ancient Church in Kazakhstan

Archaeologists from the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary have uncovered an ancient city and cemetery with eight Nestorian gravestones in Usharal village. This recent discovery proves that Christianity was present...

Man Vandalizes Four Churches in Rome

According to Catholic News Agency, Italian police have arrested an African immigrant after vandalizing four churches in Rome. The 39-year old Ghanian man entered several historic churches in central Rome...

French Church Reopens after Priest’s Murder

The Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray church, the church where a priest was murdered by teenage jihadists two months ago, reopened Sunday with a procession and a special penitential mass, RFI reports. The Catholic...

Mexicans Rally to Defend Marriage

Some 400,000 people filled the streets in Mexico City to protest a government proposal to legalize same-sex marriage, BBC UK reports. Organizers clarified that they do not denounce gay or...

Report: Christians Tortured in North Korea

A new report reveals that Christians suffer torture in Communist North Korea. Christian Solidarity Worldwide, a religious liberty activist group, released a report that states, "Documented incidents against Christians...

Jordanian Christian Writer Murdered

A gunman has shot dead prominent Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar outside a court where he was facing charges for sharing a cartoon deemed offensive to Islam, Al Jazeera reports....

Austrian Cardinal: “Islamic conquest” is Really Christian Failure

An Austrian cardinal has claimed "many Muslims" are trying to conquer Christian Europe, Independent UK reports. "One must not take my homily to be a call to defend ourselves against...

Hungary Opens First-Ever Office to Address Christian Persecution

Hungary has established the world's first-ever government office to address Christian persecution in the Middle East and Europe, the Catholic News Agency reported. Zoltan Balog, the Hungarian Minister for Human...
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