American Pastor Imprisoned in Iran Suffering With Increasing Pain From Internal Injuries

American Pastor Imprisoned in Iran Suffering With Increasing Pain From Internal Injuries

An American pastor who is imprisoned in his homeland of Iran for planting house churches in the country over a decade ago is suffering with increasing pain, reports state. The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which has been fighting for the release of Saeed Abedini, a 32-year old pastor who has been incarcerated in […]

White House Responds to Petition for Asylum for Christian Homeschooling Family: No Comment

White House Responds to Petition for Asylum for Christian Homeschooling Family: No Comment

WASHINGTON — The White House responded to a petition on Monday that called for the granting of asylum to a Christian family who fled their homeland of Germany to homeschool their children, choosing not to comment on the matter. As previously reported, Uwe and Hannelore Romeike fled to the United States in 2008 after German […]

Christians Arrested for Reading Bible Outside DMV Declared ‘Not Guilty’ By California Court

Christians Arrested for Reading Bible Outside DMV Declared ‘Not Guilty’ By California Court

MURRIETA, Calif. – Two men who were arrested for reading the Bible aloud outside of a California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) office were found not guilty today in a state superior court. Riverside County Judge Timothy Freer agreed with attorneys for Pastor Brett Coronado and Mark Mackey that the prosecution failed to prove that the men had […]

American Christian Serving 15 Years Hard Labor in North Korea Hospitalized

American Christian Serving 15 Years Hard Labor in North Korea Hospitalized

An American Christian who was sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in North Korea earlier this year has been hospitalized due to failing health, reports state. As previously reported, Kenneth Bae, who operates a Washington-based tourist company, was arrested not far from the city of Yanji last November, where some Christian groups provide aid […]

Chaplain’s Assistant Threatened With Punishment for Posting Facebook Status Decrying Homosexuality

Chaplain’s Assistant Threatened With Punishment for Posting Facebook Status Decrying Homosexuality

An Army chaplain’s assistant says that she is being threatened with punishment if she does not remove a status from her personal Facebook page decrying homosexuality. The anonymous 26-year-old told conservative commentator Todd Starnes that she posted the status on Sunday after she watched a documentary about a pastor that endorsed the homosexual lifestyle. “A […]

Trial Begins for Christians Arrested for Reading Bible Outside California DMV

Trial Begins for Christians Arrested for Reading Bible Outside California DMV

MURRIETA, Calif. — The criminal trial for two men who were arrested for reading the Bible aloud outside of a California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) office began on Monday. The incident occurred in February 2011 when Pastor Brett Coronado, Mark Mackey and Edward Florez, Jr. went to the DMV in Hemet early one morning to […]

Sister of American Christian Sentenced to Hard Labor in North Korea: Kenneth’s ‘Health is Failing’

Sister of American Christian Sentenced to Hard Labor in North Korea: Kenneth’s ‘Health is Failing’

SEATTLE — The sister of an American Christian sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in North Korea says that her brother’s health is failing. Terri Chung of Seattle told tv station KING5 that she is in receipt of letters that indicate that her brother Kenneth Bae is going blind, possibly due to complications with […]

New Orleans City Council Officially Lifts Ban on Preaching After Sundown

New Orleans City Council Officially Lifts Ban on Preaching After Sundown

NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans City Council voted last week to repeal a controversial ban against street preaching and evangelism on Bourbon Street. New Orleans, which is notorious for its sexually explicit displays during its annual Mardi Gras and Southern Decadence celebrations, enacted the “Aggressive Solicitation” ordinance in 2011, which banned all evangelistic activity and free speech from sunset to […]

U.K. Homosexuals Suing to Force Churches to Host Same-Sex ‘Weddings’

U.K. Homosexuals Suing to Force Churches to Host Same-Sex ‘Weddings’

BRITAIN — A wealthy homosexual activist has decided to take legal action in order to force churches in the U.K. to host homosexual “weddings,” citing that he is “still not getting what [he] wants.” Barrie Drewitt, who shot to fame in 1999 when he and another man were named on the birth certificates of children they hold, is vowing to […]

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