Category Archives: Global

Saudi Arabia beheadings in stark contrast with fight against IS

ISIS kills 13 teens over TV soccer game for allegedly violating Sharia law

Evangelicals face raps for ‘offending religious feelings’

CU talks to be vetted under new ‘anti-terrorism’ Bill

Why taking a page out of a U.K. tabloid is good for women

Same-sex marriage – Comparing the U.S. and Australia

‘Prepare for designer babies’ – leading scientists warn the UK

Ofsted tells best performing school ‘You’re the worst’

Scores of churches destroyed by Charlie Hebdo protests in Niger

Regina residents celebrate World Religion Day with prayers for peace

Christian nurse suspended for praying for sick Muslim co-worker in UK; Rejects ‘religious nutcase’ treatment with suit against health agency

Christian shot to death outside church in Kenya

Concerns growing as Canadian Supreme Court set to rule on assisted suicide

Freedom on decline in China: report

Same-sex marriage is ‘ideological colonization,’ says Vatican spokesman

Churches burned down over anti-Charlie Hebdo demonstration in Niger

Midwives, second-class: Terminating religious freedom in the UK

GM babies rules ‘legally flawed’, warns senior lawyer

Disabled lives ‘undervalued’ by Scots assisted suicide plans

Baby given 0% chance of survival now seven years old

Charlie Hebdo, intolerance, and the problem of double standards

‘Don’t curb free speech in the name of tolerance’

Kerry urged to speak out against religious persecution in Pakistan

MSPs told assisted suicide plans ‘threaten palliative care’

Activist: Christian bakery legal case should be dropped

Dozens more churches gain charitable status

More governments using internet to enforce blasphemy laws

Malaysia rights lawyer arrested after saying State agency spreads extremism

The changing shape of Boko Haram

Nigerian church leader tells international community: ‘Do not forget that we are here’

Religious freedom and diplomacy: More than a luxury

Ofsted quiz kids at Christian school on ‘what lesbians do’

Northern Ireland abortion plans exclude pro-life views, says RC Archbishop

New Scots Labour leader opposes assisted suicide

Boko Haram terrorists gaining strength in Nigeria

‘Bond of trust could be broken by assisted suicide’

‘Politicians’ cry of freedom must extend to Christians’

Irish PM ‘happy to campaign strongly’ for same-sex marriage

Relief in wartime chaos

Why did the world ignore Boko Haram’s Baga attacks?

Nigerian archbishop calls for unity marches following Boko Haram massacres

Europe’s empty churches go on sale

2,000 feared killed in ‘deadliest’ Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

Law society council upholds Trinity Western accreditation

Free speech must be for all in a free society, says Nick Clegg

NI council calls for quango to drop Christian bakery case

High Court to hear NI abortion law challenge in February

Letter calling for assisted suicide law blasted by critics

Report: Global persecution of Christians reached historic levels in 2014

Christian detained in India after Hindus file complaint over ‘spreading Christianity’

Europe’s euthanasia craze

Japan’s birth rate problem is way worse than anyone imagined

Belgian bishop says Catholic Church should bless same-sex couples

Charlie Hebdo and #MuslimApologies

I am not Charlie Hebdo

Hate-speech laws aren’t the answer to Islamic extremism–they’re part of the problem

Worst Christian persecution in over 20 years marks last year; ISIS, Islamic extremism mostly to blame, finds Open Doors report

Pakistani Muslim beats Christian mother with bat after she prevented man from abducting, raping daughter

Christian genocide is on the rise as world leaders have ‘stood by and watched,’ persecution watchdog head accuses

Charlie Hebdo attack spurs effort to abolish Canada’s blasphemy law

Should a Belgian murderer be allowed euthanasia?

Council’s homeschooling plan ‘illegal infringement of rights’

‘Not Forgotten’: The top 50 countries where it is most difficult to be a Christian

Important developments in the church and the world

Persecution of Christians reached record high in 2014. Will 2015 be worse?

Our battle against religious persecution is floundering

Canadian Mennonites officiate first same-sex wedding

What Christianity contributes to China’s economic rise

Mother threatened with child abuse charges for showing pro-life film to her kids

Vietnam set to amend marriage law

Exiled, persecuted, but not forgotten: The Picture Christians Project