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Vietnamese pastor's wife mistreated, beaten
Earlier this month, the wife of an imprisoned pastor suffered severe mistreatment at the hands of Vietnamese authorities. [ No Comments ]

Iranian agents detain Christian leaders
Earlier this month, agents from Iran's Ministry of Security raided the homes of Christian leaders in the city of Rasht. [ No Comments ]

Egypt: Church tent burned down
The tent where an Egyptian Christian congregation had met was set afire and completely destroyed this month by Islamist arsonists. [ No Comments ]

China: Pastor of state-run church released
The pastor of a state-run church in China's Zhejiang province was recently released after eight months in detention. [ No Comments ]

IS crucifies man collaborating with "Crusaders"
A Syrian has been crucified by the Islamic State for collaborating with what it called a "Crusader coalition." [ No Comments ]

DR Congo: Christians hacked to death
Jihadists armed with axes and machetes killed at least 17 Christians in the Democratic Republic of (the) Congo on May 3 causing thousands to flee their village. [ 3 Comments ]

Tanzania: Third church in four months razed
Yet another church in north-west Tanzania was burnt to the ground this month, but its congregation has refused to stop meeting. [ 1 Comment ]

Latest Christian Headlines

Due to federal policy changes, private Christian schools may soon have serious decisions to make.

A Texas pastor and his three sons were killed in a car crash just hours after he graduated from Bible college. The pastor's wife and daughter also sustained serious injuries.

Three evangelical Christians have been arrested in India and accused of 'forced conversions' and blaspheming against Hinduism.

The Rev. Franklin Graham says Target CEO Brian Cornell is in denial over the reason for the company's plunging stock prices, insisting that the conservative boycott against the retailer's transgender bathroom policies is playing a key role.

Two pastors left their churches in shock after the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday that they were among 32 men arrested for patronizing prostitution and human trafficking charges.

In the Iraqi-American Christian community, he is revered as an activist who delivered thousands from persecution at the hands of Muslim extremists, but in the U.S. halls of justice, Robert DeKelaita is regarded as a criminal who helped clients lie to get asylum.

Recent events in the U.S. are destroying Americans' ability to connect to God, according to Cardinal Robert Sarah, a native of the West African nation of Guinea.

Residents of Islamic State of Iraq and Levant's (ISIL's) Libyan stronghold say they live in constant fear as the terror group routinely executes those who practice Christianity, beheads accused 'spies' and flogs men for smoking or listening to music.

Struggling to avoid a split over gay rights, the top policy-making body of the United Methodist Church on Wednesday narrowly approved a full review of all church law on sexuality, amid an emotional meeting roiled by talk of schism.

A 24-year-old Pakistani Christian woman has reportedly been abducted by Muslims and forced to convert to Islam and marry one of her kidnappers.