Death Toll Rises as France Mourns After Truck Attack

Death Toll Rises as France Mourns After Truck Attack

NICE, France (NBC News) — The death toll continued to climb Friday as forensics teams combed the scene where a truck driver mowed down dozens of revelers after a fireworks display at the French seaside. Police told NBC News that 84 people were now confirmed dead following the attack in the coastal city of Nice. […]

Congregation Beaten in East India Village

Congregation Beaten in East India Village

India (Mission Network News) — Recently, 50 anti-Christian extremists attacked a congregation of believers as they were worshipping at a church in east India. Grand Rapids, Michigan-based Mission India heard of the situation after their church planting partner, Biren, was one of the congregation members who was attacked. The extremists assaulted and beat everyone in […]

Anglican ‘Church’ of Canada Votes to Approve Same-Sex ‘Marriage’

Anglican ‘Church’ of Canada Votes to Approve Same-Sex ‘Marriage’

RICHMOND HILL, Ont. — The Anglican Church of Canada has voted to approve of same-sex “marriage” a day after a miscount resulted in reports that the measure had been struck down. “A minister may only solemnize a marriage between persons of the same sex if authorized by the diocesan bishop,” the resolution, moved by minister Colin Johnson, […]

Church Singers Compared to ISIS, Nazis by U.K. Columnist

Church Singers Compared to ISIS, Nazis by U.K. Columnist

(Christian Institute) — A U.S. church group currently in the U.K. has been compared to neo-Nazis and Islamist terrorists by a newspaper columnist. Shona Craven said The King’s Project singers were a “musical Trojan horse” who were part of a church that “ticks every box on the Ugly Religious Fundamentalism checklist”. Craven pointed to the […]

UK United Reformed Church Votes to Allow Same-Sex ‘Weddings’ in Houses of Worship

UK United Reformed Church Votes to Allow Same-Sex ‘Weddings’ in Houses of Worship

SOUTHPORT, U.K. — The United Reformed Church (URC) in the United Kingdom has overwhelmingly voted to allow same-sex “weddings” to be held in houses of worship. “Today the URC has made an important decision at which some will rejoice and with which others will be uncomfortable,” General Secretary John Proctor said in a statement. Those […]

U.K. Women to Be Allowed Close Combat Roles

U.K. Women to Be Allowed Close Combat Roles

(Christian Institute) — David Cameron has lifted a ban on women serving in close combat roles in the British military. Women were previously allowed to serve on the front line, but could not “close with and kill the enemy”. The outgoing Prime Minister asked that the change be implemented “as soon as possible.” An ex-army […]

Christians Concerned as Russian President Signs Law Requiring Government Permission to Share Faith

Christians Concerned as Russian President Signs Law Requiring Government Permission to Share Faith

MOSCOW — The president of Russia has signed into a law an anti-terror bill that contains several provisions that have raised concerns among Christians, including requirements that religious citizens obtain permission from the government to share their faith. According to reports, the amendments to the “Yarovaya law,” named after the bill’s author, are meant to protect citizens from terrorists […]

Threats From Authorities Force Chinese House Church to Move

Threats From Authorities Force Chinese House Church to Move

GUANGDONG, China — (China Aid) A house church was forced to move last month after officials in China’s southern Guangdong province closed the building and pressured the landlady to terminate the church’s contract. Paul, an elder from Guangfu Church, said in an interview on June 16 that police came to the church, saying they needed to […]

Australian Man, Homosexual Lover Extradited on Charges of Raping 10-Month-Old Baby

Australian Man, Homosexual Lover Extradited on Charges of Raping 10-Month-Old Baby

SYDNEY — An Australian man and his homosexual lover have been extradited on charges that they raped the man’s 10-month-old daughter and uploaded inappropriate photos of the child while the mother was away for three hours. The men, whose names have not yet been released, were extradited from Melbourne to Sydney on Tuesday on charges that they […]