Finnish MP under investigation for supporting biblical view of sexuality

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A Finnish Member of Parliament is under investigation for expressing the biblical view of sexuality in a series of television interviews, police charging her with "hate speech" in a case that civil liberties groups are seeing as a harbinger of ill-fortune for free speech.

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Iranians to be released from prison in droves as government fumbles to contain coronavirus

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Iranian Christians are asking for prayer support as the Islamic Republic, in an effort to stop the spread of coronavirus, has begun releasing huge crowds of prisoners that include persecuted Christians.

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Pastor of Wuhan church says coronavirus an "opportunity to glorify God"

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A church in Wuhan, China recently testified to God's grace in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak that has infected 90,000 people and killed 3,100 people worldwide.

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Nigerian government acknowledges for first time that Christians are being targeted by Islamic terrorists

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The Nigerian government has done an about-face in regard to its assessment of Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) attacks that have slain thousands of Christians in the last few years.

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'Even then we trust God': Pakistani Christians assaulted by Muslims for trying to build church uniting scattered flock

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A Christian man in Pakistan who felt led to gather all the local house churches together into one community has sustained critical injuries after Muslim neighbors surrounded his land and viciously assaulted his family.

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Falsely accused Christians in India spread gospel to prisoners

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Three Christians accused of forced conversion in India spent two months in prison despite police failing to find evidence of wrongdoing, but the unjust incarceration became an opportunity for the gospel.

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Boko Haram sets Nigerian town alight along with five churches

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Boko Haram militants invaded a town in northeast Nigeria on Friday, burning five churches and opening fire indiscriminately on residents, who fled into the mountains.

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India pastor's house church, which he built with his own hands, all but destroyed

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A pastor in India and former carpenter who built his own house church nine years ago has seen his flock all but scattered after villagers, instigated by a local Brahmin with high political connections, dug a trench to prevent people from entering and harassed believers through the month of January.

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