Youcef Nadarkhani Arrested and Imprisoned Again by Iranian Authorities

Youcef Nadarkhani Arrested and Imprisoned Again by Iranian Authorities

Youcef Nadarkhani, who was acquitted of apostasy and released from an Iranian prison this past September, has been arrested again by Iranian authorities and put back in prison to serve another 40 days. Reports state that the director of Lakan Prison explained that Nadarkhani was released too early because his attorney Mohammed Ali Dadkhah was […]

German Shoe Company Manufactures Footwear for Atheists Who Want Filthy ‘Soles’

German Shoe Company Manufactures Footwear for Atheists Who Want Filthy ‘Soles’

Berlin, Germany — A new shoe manufacturing company in Germany is selling atheist footwear for those who want to get their ‘soles’ dirty. The company simply calls itself Atheist and was launched in May of this year. Creating retro style casual shoes that look more like a dress shoe or bowling shoe than a sneaker, […]

Turkey Fines Television Network for Blasphemous Episode of ‘The Simpsons’

Turkey Fines Television Network for Blasphemous Episode of ‘The Simpsons’

Istanbul, Turkey — The Supreme Board of Radio and Television (RTUK) in Turkey recently fined television network CNBC-e for blasphemy, reports state. The network had allegedly aired an episode of The Simpsons called “Treehouse of Horrors,” in which God is depicted as taking orders from the devil, who requests a cup of coffee. Additionally, a […]

UK Council Candidate Suspended After Calling for Mandatory Abortion of Disabled Children

UK Council Candidate Suspended After Calling for Mandatory Abortion of Disabled Children

A council candidate in the United Kingdom has been suspended after recommending that the National Health Service consider mandating mothers to abort their disabled children. Geoffrey Clark, a professing Christian, had been running for Kent County Council. However, Clark stirred up a firestorm recently when he made the recommendation as a means to decrease national […]

American Pastor Imprisoned in Iran for Planting House Churches

American Pastor Imprisoned in Iran for Planting House Churches

An Iranian-born American pastor, who has dual citizenship in both the United States and Iran, has been imprisoned for planting house churches. Reports state that 32-year-old Saeed Abedini was taken into custody in late September by Iranian officials, but news about the matter did not break until recently. Abedini had been visiting his family in Iran, […]

Hundreds of ‘Almighty God’ Cult Members Detained in China for Promoting Mayan Doomsday Claims

Hundreds of ‘Almighty God’ Cult Members Detained in China for Promoting Mayan Doomsday Claims

Beijing, China — Hundreds of members of a Chinese cult have been detained by police for promoting the Mayan claim that the world will end on Friday. The group, known as “Almighty God” or “Eastern Lightning,” is a charismatic religious organization that strongly opposes the current Chinese regime. State-run entities claim that the group has […]

Dead Sea Scrolls Now Available Online for Viewing Through Israel/Google Partnership

Dead Sea Scrolls Now Available Online for Viewing Through Israel/Google Partnership

Jerusalem, Israel — An archaeological organization in the nation of Israel has teamed up with the web and technology giant Google to place images of the Dead Sea Scrolls online for worldwide viewing. Google states that it is releasing a virtual library, which contains approximately 5,000 images of the Biblical artifacts. Among the images include parts […]