Christian Bookstore Owner to Be Released from Chinese Prison

Former bookstore employee, Wenxi Li, is currently scheduled for release from a Shanxi province prison on December 18th. Wenxi, who is from Beijing, had travelled to Shanxi province to help local Christians open a new bookstore. Police raided the new business and confiscated hundreds of books. On December 19, 2012, Wenxi was asked to come […]

Three More Pakistani Christians Accused of Blasphemy Against Islam

Three More Pakistani Christians Accused of Blasphemy Against Islam

(World Watch Monitor) — Three more cases of blasphemy accusations have emerged in Pakistan, even after a Christian couple’s beating to death and burning in a brick kiln after allegations of blasphemy horrified the world, including the metropolitan elite in the country. The Christian couple were killed over suspicions of desecrating the Qur’an on November […]

Christian Widow Killed in Muslim Bomb Blast in Nigeria

Christian Widow Killed in Muslim Bomb Blast in Nigeria

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – For Jummai Sunday, 63, Thursday (Dec. 11) began like any other for the Christian widow. After a morning devotional, she visited sick or bereaved families, and then returned home to gather items for sale at her market spot near the bus terminal area in Jos, Nigeria. She survived the twin […]

Brazilian Man Confesses to Killing Over 40 People ‘For Fun,’ Vows to ‘Do Same All Over Again’

Brazilian Man Confesses to Killing Over 40 People ‘For Fun,’ Vows to ‘Do Same All Over Again’

RIO DE JANIERO — A man in Brazil who is being described by police as a psychopath has confessed to killing over 40 people “for fun,” and says that when he is released—since there is no death penalty in the country—he will “do the same thing all over again.” Sailson Jose das Gracas, 26, was […]

Tim Tebow Foundation Opens Children’s Hospital in Philippines

Tim Tebow Foundation Opens Children’s Hospital in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — Football great and college football analyst Tim Tebow opened a children’s hospital in the Philippines on Wednesday through his non-profit charitable organization known as the Tim Tebow Foundation. “From a very early age, my parents instilled in me the importance of God’s word, the salvation we have in His Son Jesus and […]

‘Pope’ Claims Mary Was Conceived ‘Without Original Sin’ During Feast of Immaculate Conception

‘Pope’ Claims Mary Was Conceived ‘Without Original Sin’ During Feast of Immaculate Conception

ROME — In one of the feasts and celebrations marked on the Roman Catholic liturgical calendar leading up to Christmas, Catholics around the world observed the Feast of Immaculate Conception on Monday, a day in which those who follow the religion commemorate their belief that Mary was born without sin. The pontiff known as Pope […]

Australian ‘Grand Theft Auto’ Fans Seek to Ban Bible after Game Banned in Stores

Australian ‘Grand Theft Auto’ Fans Seek to Ban Bible after Game Banned in Stores

A number of Australians are calling for the Bible to banned in two popular retail outlets after they became upset that a controversial video game will not be on the shelves anytime soon. According to reports, fans of “Grand Theft Auto” are unhappy that Kmart and Target will not be stocking the latest version of the […]

‘You Just Can’t Say That’: ‘Pope Francis’ Asserts Islam Can’t Be Equated With Violence

‘You Just Can’t Say That’: ‘Pope Francis’ Asserts Islam Can’t Be Equated With Violence

ROME — On his flight back to Rome after visiting Turkey, the Roman Catholic Pontiff known as Pope Francis told reporters that Islam should not be equated with terrorism and violence–a statement that some may disagree with considering the teachings of the religion. “On Islamophobia, it is true that when one sees these terrorist acts, not […]

‘We Love Jesus!’ Iraqi Children Proclaim Love for Christ in Face of Islamic Beheading

‘We Love Jesus!’ Iraqi Children Proclaim Love for Christ in Face of Islamic Beheading

BAGHDAD, Iraq — Four Iraqi children firmly declared their love for Jesus in the face of death when Muslims in the country recently demanded that they convert to Islam. Andrew White, chaplain of St. George’s Anglican Church in Baghdad, relayed the story in a recent video as he shared both about the persecution that Christians face […]