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Pregnant Christian woman sentenced to hang for faith gives birth to baby girl in prison; says she won’t renounce Christ

Biggest abortion liberalization confirmed in new guidance

Sudanese woman sentenced to death for her Christianity gives birth in prison

Pregnant Pakistani woman stoned to death by her family

UN report drops charge that Catholic teaching on abortion is ‘torture’

No hashtag for Meriam

Parents tell of love for rare twins they refused to abort

Kirk leaders back ordination of ministers in civil partnerships

Boko Haram attacks Nigerian villages, as US sends in troops to hunt for kidnapped girls

Saeed Abedini’s family: pastor yanked from hospital bed, beaten, taken back to Iran prison

Trans man in legal battle for birth sex to ‘be forgotten’

Aids expert fired for testifying “gay sex is harmful to public health”

United Nations pushing abortion on overwhelmingly Christian nation

Senators urge Obama admin to help 8-month-pregnant woman sentenced to death for rejecting Islam

Action being taken to help Christians in the Middle East

UK government minister issues official protest at death sentence for pregnant Christian woman in Sudan

U.S. Citizen rushes to Sudan to save pregnant wife from hanging for Christian faith

PM ‘undermined Christianity’, marriage poll reveals

Man denies attempting to kill Sikh religious leader after axe attack

Sudan order to hang Christian woman for apostasy ‘outrageous’ – UN

Haiti church hopes for lead in slain missionary

Abortion: 13-year-old can make own decision, judge rules

Two months’ jail for religious meetings without state permission?

Boko Haram leader pledges war against Christians

Teenager shoots dead man accused of blasphemy in Pakistan police station

Conchita Wurst is a man. So why is everyone referring to him as ‘she’?

Council tells churches they must conduct same-sex marriages

The worst countries to be religious

Same-sex marriage driving Tory voters away, new poll finds

Belgium euthanasia doctor visits Nazi death camp, why? You’ll be as shocked as us

Families frustrated over Nigeria’s search for kidnapped girls

Teen shares her story of survival in attack from Boko Haram

Beijing urged to respect religious freedom amid ‘anti-church’ crackdown

Sudan: Woman facing death sentence on grounds of her religion must be released

Allow abortion–or you’re guilty of torture (so says the U.N.)

Baby born at legal abortion limit now thriving

Judge rules 13-year-old can abort her 30-week-old unborn baby

American’s wife faces Sudan death penalty after pregnancy

‘Price Tag’ Israeli extremists target Christians

Fate of India’s Dalits in new government’s hands

Vatican calls for release of kidnapped Nigerian girls

Gunmen kill Pakistan lawyer defending blasphemy case

150 Christian leaders join Congressmen in pledging support for Middle Eastern churches

Cardinal Wuerl joins church leaders in making pledge of solidarity for persecuted Christians

Pro-life leaders meet for first “Rome Life Forum”

Muslim Nursi texts, Old Testament, and Jehovah’s Witness texts “banned” in Azerbaijan

Christians ‘crucified again’ for refusing Islam

Canadian legal societies refuse to recognize Christian law school grads

Major ministry kicked out of Evangelical Alliance UK over homosexuality stance

Across the West, attacks on religious freedom accelerate

U.S. pro-life groups inspire movement in Europe

MPs call for police inquiry into docs who broke abortion law

‘Human shield’ fails to save megachurch from demolition in China’s largest Christian city

Another defeat for gay marriage in Northern Ireland

Nigerian Christians call for prayers for 187 girls held captive by terrorists

Ontario law society votes against accrediting graduates of Religious B.C. university

Kenya president signs polygamy bill into law

Churches in China being demolished

Stormont rejects gay marriage for third time

Chinese Christians step up and hold their ground in face of threat of church demolition

European Court of Human Rights issues landmark ruling protecting church authority

Cambridge church begins to perform same-sex “marriages”

Andy Crouch: Religious freedom is at a greater global risk than ever before

Law Grads from Trinity Western University will not be allowed to practice in Ontario

Attorney General affirms United Kingdom is a Christian nation

Catholic teacher’s union to march in pride parade, Cardinal critical

Archbishop of Wales hints that the Church might need to redefine marriage

Baptist jailed through Easter in Kazakhstan to be released

    Due out of prison in Sergeyevka in North Kazakhstan Region at lunchtime tomorrow (23 April) is Denis Yenenko. The 31-year-old Baptist, who is married with three young children, will have completed a six-day prison term – which included his Easter. He was imprisoned to punish him for refusing to pay an earlier fine to punish him for exercising the right to freedom of religion or belief, according to court documents seen by Forum 18 News Service.

  • Posted: 04/22/2014
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