Muslim Mobs Attack 10 Church Buildings in Ethiopia

Muslim Mobs Attack 10 Church Buildings in Ethiopia

(Republished from Morning Star News) – Christians in a town in southern Ethiopia were stunned when local Muslims attacked 10 church buildings on Feb. 9, destroying one and burning the property inside all the structures, according to aid agencies. Chanting the jihadist slogan, “Allahu akbar [Allah is greater],” Muslims in Halaba Kulito targeted worship buildings belonging to […]

Chinese Villages Setting Up Boxes to Report Christian Churches and Other ‘Illegal Religious Activities’

Chinese Villages Setting Up Boxes to Report Christian Churches and Other ‘Illegal Religious Activities’

(Bitter Winter) — Religious belief is common among China’s rural population, representing the most significant base of believers. In an effort to attack religion at its core, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has been mobilizing the masses to monitor and report each other using a variety of means. The latest tool is the revival of […]

‘Police … Beat Those Who Resisted’ as Chinese Christians Defend Cross

‘Police … Beat Those Who Resisted’ as Chinese Christians Defend Cross

XINXIANG, Henan (China Aid) — Henan police beat Christians as they gathered at the entrance of their church to prevent officials from removing their cross. According to a video clip from the scene, many plainclothes police officers and demolition crewmen congregated outside of a church in Xinxiang, Henan, on the morning of Feb. 24. Christians located […]

Pastor in Myanmar Abducted by Arakan Army

Pastor in Myanmar Abducted by Arakan Army

(International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on Feb. 13, Pastor U Thar Tun was taken from his home in Buthidaung township, Rakhine State, by members of the Arakan Army (AA), a Buddhist rebel group. According to his wife, Daw Hla Sein, the insurgent group initially demanded that they leave their […]

Christian Accountant Says Lesbians Trying to ‘Destroy’ Business After Declining to File Taxes Jointly as ‘Married’

Christian Accountant Says Lesbians Trying to ‘Destroy’ Business After Declining to File Taxes Jointly as ‘Married’

RUSSIAVILLE, Ind. — An accountant in Indiana is under criticism after she told a lesbian client that she cannot file her taxes jointly as “married” due to her Christian convictions. According to reports, Nancy Fivecoate of Carter Tax Service has served homosexual clients for years and continues to do so. She has specifically prepared tax returns […]

Ethnic Somali Christian Police Man Forced to Relocate After Talking About His Faith

Ethnic Somali Christian Police Man Forced to Relocate After Talking About His Faith

(World Watch Monitor) — An Ethiopian police officer was arrested, dismissed and forced to move to another part of the country after he told colleagues about his Christian faith. The 25-year-old man, who grew up in Ethiopia’s eastern Somali region as a member of the nearly 100 percent Muslim Somali tribe, became a Christian two […]