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Iraqi authorities document Christian persecution for the first time

Christian persecution in Iraq is being officially documented for the first time under orders of the country's government.

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Denver Stalls Chick-fil-A Lease Due to Its Stand on Same-Sex Marriage

Several members of the Denver City Council have stalled a lease for a Chick-fil-A restaurant at the city's international airport due to the fast-food chain's opposition to same-sex marriage.

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Freed Pastors Arrive Home from Sudan after Ordeal of False Charges, Travel Ban

Two South Sudanese pastors arrived home in Juba from Khartoum, Sudan today after an eight-month ordeal of imprisonment...

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Iraqi Pastor Escapes Bomb Blast, Continues to Share the Gospel through Radio

The pastor of Iraq's only Christian radio station that reaches over eight million listeners in the country narrowly escaped...

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Pastor Saeed Abedini Targeted in Prison Cell Raid; Condition Is 'Very Worrisome,' Reports Agency

American pastor Saeed Abedini, who is serving eight years in prison in Iran, has reportedly been subjected to an aggressive raid by guards at his prison...

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China intensifies anti-church campaign as faithful risk lives in defying state orders

The Chinese government's crackdown on Christian churches is getting worse as it now includes even state-sanctioned churches, religious authorities in China revealed.

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Baker Who Refused Gay Wedding Cake Can't Cite Faith

A Colorado baker who refused to bake a wedding cake for a same-sex couple because of his religious beliefs has lost his appeal...

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Chinese cross removal campaign is 'trampling on Christianity' says Archbishop

The head of the Anglican church in Hong Kong has spoken out against the campaign to remove crosses from churches in the Chinese province of Zhejiang.

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2 South Sudanese pastors banned from travel

JUBA, South Sudan (BP) -- Two South Sudanese Christian pastors released from prison Aug. 5 after eight months' detention have been banned from leaving the country...

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'Hated Because We Want to Exist as Christians:' Tens of Thousands of Iraqi Christians Persecuted by ISIS Losing Hope

Tens of thousands of Iraqi Christians who have fled the Islamic State terror group to neighboring countries such as Jordan have said they are stuck...

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