Canterbury statement after attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt

May 26, 2017 by

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I am heartbroken by the news of another awful attack on men, women and children, murdered because of their faith in Jesus Christ. In this time of deep sorrow and pain, we commit to prayer those who have died, those who have been injured and those who have lost loved...

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Observatory Reports 191 Hate Crimes to OSCE

May 22, 2017 by

The Observatory on Intolerance and Discrimination against Christians in Europe recently reported 191 hate crimes against Christians in 16 European countries to the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) for inclusion in its 2016 hate crimes report. Every year on November...

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Trump Speaks up for Pastor

May 18, 2017 by

from FRC: Yesterday, President Trump raised the issue of imprisoned U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson multiple times during his meeting with Turkish President Recep Erdogan in Washington. This is the type of significant attention that such religious freedom violations warrant, and we are glad President...

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A manifesto for the persecuted church

May 15, 2017 by

by George Carey, Global Christian News: As the persecuted church agency Barnabas Fund presses British politicians to include religious freedom in their election campaign pledges the former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey makes a plea to the next UK government.  I recently saw images of the...

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Islamic Ideology Flourishes Because Christians Deny Biblical Orthodoxy, Pastor warns

May 13, 2017 by

by Samuel Smith, Christian Post: One of the most important keys to Islamic ideology’s success in spreading all over the world is a vacuum of Christianity created by Christians who abandon the inerrant teachings of the Gospel, Egyptian-born pastor and author Dr. Michael Youssef believes....

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Manifesto for persecuted Christians

May 8, 2017 by

from Barnabas Fund website. Barnabas Fund is calling on all political parties to make specific commitments to help persecuted Christians in their election manifestos. The manifesto, which is endorsed by both church leaders and peers from across the political spectrum, calls for specific actions by...

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