‘Silence in the Face of Evil Is Evil Itself’: Wife of American Pastor Imprisoned in Iran Speaks at CPAC

‘Silence in the Face of Evil Is Evil Itself’: Wife of American Pastor Imprisoned in Iran Speaks at CPAC

ORLANDO, Fla. — The wife of an American pastor imprisoned in Iran for conducting missionary and humanitarian work in the nation spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Saturday, urging her country to do more to free her husband. “My question is—as I’m proud to see my husband stand up for his faith in the […]

UK Parliament Rejects Bill Specifying Gender-Selective Abortions as a Crime

LONDON — Members of parliament (MPs) in the UK have rejected a bill that would provide clarity to existing abortion laws to ensure that gender-selective abortions are considered a crime in the nation. The bill, presented by MP Fiona Bruce, sought to add an amendment to the country’s “Serious Crime Bill,” which would simply state, “nothing […]

American Blogger Who Criticized Islam Hacked to Death in Bangladesh

American Blogger Who Criticized Islam Hacked to Death in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked to death as he walked through Bangladesh’s capital with his wife, police said Friday. The attack Thursday night on Avijit Roy, a Bangladesh-born U.S. citizen, occurred on a crowded sidewalk as he and his wife, Rafida Ahmed, were […]

ISIS Training Children as Young as Five Years Old to Fight for Allah: Video

ISIS Training Children as Young as Five Years Old to Fight for Allah: Video

A video released this week by the barbaric Islamic group ISIS, which also identifies itself as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, shows the terrorist organization training children as young a five years old to fight for Allah. The nine-minute video shows young boys wearing fatigues and black bandanas with the ISIS insignia lined up […]

‘Love Not Limited?’: Three Thailand Men ‘Marry’ Each Other, Photos Go Viral

‘Love Not Limited?’: Three Thailand Men ‘Marry’ Each Other, Photos Go Viral

Photos of three Thailand men who recently ‘married’ each other have gone viral, garnering societal support for the concept of same-sex “throuples” worldwide, but also generating remarks from Christians about the confirmation of the slippery slope that has long been predicted. The men, who have only been identified as Joke, Belle and Art Thani, reportedly participated […]

UK Becomes First Country in World to Approve Creation of ‘Three Parent Babies’

UK Becomes First Country in World to Approve Creation of ‘Three Parent Babies’

LONDON — The United Kingdom has become the first country in the world to approve the creation of what has been called “three parent babies”—a move that has has generated applause as an important health advancement while others have expressed concern about the ethical aspects of the practice. As previously reported, the practice involves in vitro fertilization […]

Archaeologists May Have Uncovered Ruins of Important Old Testament City

Archaeologists May Have Uncovered Ruins of Important Old Testament City

TEL BURNA, Israel – Archaeologists are increasingly confident that they have discovered the remains of Libnah—an ancient city in Israel that is mentioned multiple times in the Bible. Since 2009, researchers have studied the remains of an ancient village at a dig site named Tel Burna, located 20 miles southwest of Jerusalem. The area was […]

Lawyers Appeal Court Order to Close Sudanese Evangelical Church

Lawyers Appeal Court Order to Close Sudanese Evangelical Church

NORTH KHARTOUM, Sudan (Christian Telegraph) — Lawyers representing the Khartoum Bahri Evangelical Church in North Khartoum have filed an appeal against a court decision to confiscate the remaining property at the site and permanently close the church, reports Dan Wooding, Founder of ASSIST and ASSIST News Service. According to Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW), on February 18th, […]