Bermuda Becomes First Country in the World to Repeal Same-Sex ‘Marriage’

Bermuda Becomes First Country in the World to Repeal Same-Sex ‘Marriage’

(The Christian Institute) — Bermuda has become the first country in the world to repeal same-sex marriage. The British Overseas Territory legalized same-sex “marriage” through a Supreme Court ruling in May last year. It ignored the result of a 2016 referendum where voters overwhelmingly rejected its introduction. However, after a change in government, the British-appointed […]

Woman Faces Terror Charge After Fires at Minnesota Campus

Woman Faces Terror Charge After Fires at Minnesota Campus

MINNEAPOLIS (Associated Press) — A Minnesota woman accused of setting fires at a Minnesota university campus is now facing a terrorism charge. Nineteen-year-old Tnuza Jamal Hassan was charged Wednesday in federal court with attempting to provide material support to al-Qaida, lying to the FBI and arson. She also faces a state arson charge. Hassan is […]

UK Members of Parliament Promise Review of Possible ‘Marriage Lite’ Civil Partnerships

UK Members of Parliament Promise Review of Possible ‘Marriage Lite’ Civil Partnerships

(The Christian Institute) — Heterosexual couples could be allowed to enter into civil partnerships in England and Wales as MPs back a review into the current laws. Tim Loughton MP had launched a Private Members Bill to permit heterosexuals to form a civil partnership, claiming it was “not fair” that opposite-sex couples have “the single […]

Court in Sudan Fines Christian Leaders for Defending Church Property

Court in Sudan Fines Christian Leaders for Defending Church Property

JUBA, South Sudan (Morning Star News) – A court in Sudan has fined seven church leaders fighting a takeover of their school in Omdurman for “objection to authorities,” a church leader said. The court yesterday (Feb. 5) found Sudan Presbyterian Evangelical Church (SPEC) elder Yohanna Tia guilty under articles 182/183 for objection to authorities and […]

Biblical Archaeology Exhibit Coming to Southwest Baptist University

Biblical Archaeology Exhibit Coming to Southwest Baptist University

BOLIVAR, Mo. (Bolivar Herald-Free Press) — Southwest Baptist University will host the biblical archaeology exhibit “Khirbet el-Maqatir — A Journey through Biblical History” beginning Saturday, Feb. 24. The exhibit will be on display through December in the Joyce Sells Heritage Center of the Jester Learning and Performance Center on the Bolivar campus and feature about […]

Police: 5-Year-Old Girl Burned in Voodoo Ritual; 2 Charged

Police: 5-Year-Old Girl Burned in Voodoo Ritual; 2 Charged

(Associated Press) — Two sisters tied down and burned a 5-year-old girl, permanently disfiguring her, in a voodoo ritual meant to rid her of a demon causing her to misbehave, police said. The women also threatened to cut off the head of the girl’s 8-year-old brother with a machete, authorities said. The boy said his […]