Posts Tagged ‘christian’

Mexico Back on Anti-Christian Persecution Index in 2021

Mexico is back on the World Watch List in 2021, a yearly index of the 50 countries where it is most dangerous to be a Christian. The World Watch List, published by the Christian aid organization Open Doors every year since 1992, placed Mexico at number 37 on this year’s list following a year in […]

Homosexual Professor Sues Christian-Identified University for Denying Him Full-Time Teaching Job

Photo Credit: Joe Mabel/Wikipedia SEATTLE — A homosexual professor who works as a nursing instructor at Seattle Pacific University, a private Christian-identified institution in Washington State, has sued the school for discrimination for declining to hire him for a full-time teaching job. According to the lawsuit filed on Monday, Jéaux Rinedahl was hired in 2019 as […]

Pastor, Wife in Uganda Attacked After Imam Becomes Christian

(Morning Star News) – Following the conversion of a Muslim imam to Christianity, mosque leaders in eastern Uganda on Dec. 27 incited a group of Muslims to beat a pastor and his wife and demolish parts of their church building, sources said. Pastor Moses Nabwana’s wife was hospitalized for five days, and the church leader […]

Lebanese Christian leader rules out joining Hariri government as political deadlock worsens

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Christian Identity Is a Plague of Retardation: “Will You Organize and Assemble, O Israel?”

I was going to pretend that this guy had convinced me how wrong I have been about glorious Yahweh and his true chosen tribe of Israel, which is White people, but I just couldn’t bring myself to it. This is just too retarded. WorldTruth link 00 Hits: 1

Mass. High Court to Decide Whether Christian College Discriminated in Denying Professor Promotion

Photo Credit: John Phelan BOSTON — The Supreme Judicial Court in Massachusetts is currently weighing a case surrounding whether or not a Christian college can consider its professors as tantamount to “ministers” and may consequently legally deny an employee a promotion without being held liable for discrimination due to the “ministerial exception” legal doctrine based […]

Christian Nationalism and Threats of Violence at Pro-Trump Rally on Eve of Electoral College Certification

Supporters of President Donald Trump’s efforts to overturn Joe Biden’s victory in the 2020 presidential election gathered for hours on Freedom Plaza in downtown Washington, D.C. Tuesday, where speakers delivered Christian nationalist messages and veiled threats of violence if Congress failed to reject Biden electors on Wednesday. “We should not accept this,” said former national […]

First Christian Arrested Under New ‘Unlawful Conversion’ Statute in Uttar Pradesh, India

Photo Credit: Pllanemad/Wikipedia NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) – A Korean Christian and three nationals of India are in jail in Uttar Pradesh state, accused of fraudulent conversion attempts while distributing food and other aid to people in need due to COVID-19 lockdown, sources said. Under a new “anti-conversion” law that went into effect in Uttar […]

Mapping The Lost Subterranean Christian Origins Of Hagia Sophia

At one time a cathedral, later a mosque, and now the chief museum of the Turkish Republic, Hagia Sophia, in the ancient Byzantine imperial capital of Constantinople (now Istanbul), was a world-famous architectural monument in both the Byzantine and Ottoman empires. Located in the heart of Istanbul, a city fusing symbolic and architectural characteristics from […]

Christian Persecution Likely to Rise in India and China in 2021

(Release International) — Christian persecution in 2021 is set to rise in India and China, forecasts Release International, which has just published its annual Persecution Trends survey. Release International supports persecuted Christians around the world. “Our partners tell us that attacks are on the rise under Communism in China, Islam in Iran and Malaysia, and under […]

Jewish society is a lot more Christian than we think

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Hundreds of Pakistani Christian Families Flee Neighborhood Following Threats of Violence

LAHORE (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that hundreds of Pakistani Christian families from Charar, a neighborhood in Lahore, have fled their homes after a mob of Muslims threatened to set fire to their neighborhood. Local sources report that the mob threatened the Christians after a faith-based social media post was published […]

Pastor’s Son in Colombia Refuses Guerrilla Gang, Finds Refuge in Christian Children’s Center

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> COLOMBIA (Missions Box) — Timóteo’s family found Jesus and converted from the beliefs of their tribe in Colombia. That made them targets for persecution — and made Timóteo a target for guerrilla gangs. You’re 11 years old, and you’re walking home from school. A […]

Stop calling Donald Trump a bad Christian

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Leaked Hamas memo seeking Christmas restrictions causes Christian dismay in Gaza

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Leaked Hamas Christmas Memo Causes Christian Dismay in Gaza

A Christmas tree is seen at the ‘Maldive Gaza’ cafe, on a beach in Gaza City, Dec. 21, 2020. Photo: Reuters / Mohammed Salem. A leaked Hamas memo showing Gaza’s ruling Islamist group wanted to curb Christmas celebrations among Gaza’s Muslim majority has upset the enclave’s tiny Christian community in the run-up to the holiday. […]

Christian Pastor Shot and Killed in India’s Jharkhand State

India (International Christian Concern) – On Dec. 8, a pastor from India’s Jharkhand state was shot dead by unidentified assailants. Although the motive for the murder has yet to be officially established, the family of the slain pastor claims he was killed for his faith. According to local sources, the slain pastor was identified as […]

Muslim in Uganda Forces Christian Wife to Drink Pesticide

(Morning Star News) – A 38-year-old mother of three in eastern Uganda had secretly put her faith in Christ for three months before her Muslim husband found two Bibles in her suitcase. On that day, Nov. 21, in Bugiri District’s Matovu village, Zubeda Nabirye’s husband asked her why she had the two Bibles, one in […]

At ‘Stop the Steal’ Rally, Jonathan Cahn Warned of Anti-Christian Persecution Under Democratic Rule and Asked God to ‘Have Your Way’ With Government

End Times author Jonathan Cahn delivered the closing speech at Saturday’s “Let the Church ROAR” rally, one of several events that brought thousands of right-wing activists to the nation’s capital to support President Donald Trump’s desperate efforts to remain in power despite losing the election. Cahn’s speech was an example of a primary strategy used […]

Pakistan Court Acquits Christian Sentenced to Life in Prison for Blasphemy

Photo Credit: Jamal Panhwar/Pixabay (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that the Lahore High Court has acquitted Imran Ghafur Masih, a Christian sentenced to life in prison under Pakistan’s blasphemy laws. According to Imran’s family, they have moved into hiding following the acquittal due to potential threats from extremists. On Dec. […]

Va. Christian Schools, Pregnancy Center Network Sue to Operate in Accordance With Biblical Values

Photo Credit: Lance Grandhal/Unsplash LEESBURG, Va. — Three Christian schools and two of the churches that operate them, along with a pregnancy care center network, have filed a preemptive lawsuit to challenge the 2020 “Virginia Values Act,” which they say would prohibit them from firing those whose lifestyles are contrary to the ministries’ purpose and […]

Christian Group: Compulsory Lessons in Sex and Atheism ‘Could Cause Chaos’ in Welsh Schools

(The Christian Institute) — The Welsh government’s new education bill has been criticized by The Christian Institute for its controversial plans for religious education and sex education subjects. The Curriculum and Assessment (Wales) Bill scraps all existing safeguards with nothing offered in their place and imposes a compulsory “Relationships and Sexuality Education” curriculum on all […]

Ohio Christian Ed. Network Sues County Health Dept. for Banning In-Person Schooling Due to COVID

Photo Credit: Wokandapix/Pixabay TOLEDO, Ohio — The Ohio Christian Education Network and three faith-based schools have filed a lawsuit against the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department for halting in-person schooling for grades 7-12 until Jan. 11 due to the COVID pandemic. “The act of worship (or engaging in physical or mental acts to honor God) takes […]

Long Ostracized Christian Withstands New Level of Persecution in India

NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) – Representatives of eight village councils in central India first summoned a new Christian to give him an ultimatum in October. They interrupted a church service on Oct. 18 asking for Sattar Singh Markam. “I was conducting the church service when some men came to call Markam and asked him to […]

Mont. High School Reinstates Official Status of Christian Club Denied Over Church-State Concerns

BOZEMAN, Mont. — A high school in Montana has reinstated the official status of a Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) student group after initially revoking it out of Church-State separation concerns. A letter from a nationally-recognized religious liberties organization seemingly helped the school to change its mind. “The First Amendment doesn’t permit a public school to […]

Right Wing Bonus Tracks: No Dumber Christian

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Hong Kong Christian Activist Sentenced to 13 Months in Prison

(Evangelical Focus) — Hong Kong Christian activist Joshua Wong has been sentenced to 13 and a half months in prison. He was imprisoned on Nov. 23 after pleading guilty to organising an unauthorized meeting in June 2019. Fellow activists Agnes Chow and Ivan Lam have also been sentenced to 10 months and seven months respectively. […]

Christian Funeral Home That Fired Man Who Wanted to Dress Like Woman to Pay $130K to His Estate

DETROIT — A Christian funeral home that fired a man who wanted to dress like a woman at work will now pay $130K to the man’s estate under a settlement now reached in light of June’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that federal nondiscrimination law on the basis of “sex” includes “transgenders.” The Detroit News reports […]

Three People Killed, One Abducted in Boko Haram Attack on Christian Village in Cameroon

Photo Credit: Jabea Tongo Etonde/Pixabay (Barnabas Fund) — At least three people were killed and another abducted in a Boko Haram militant raid on the mainly Christian village of Gabass, Koza department, Far North Cameroon. The heavily-armed militants struck the community as the villagers slept in the early hours of Nov. 26. At the time […]

Lawsuit: Christian Claims NJ Starbucks Fired Her for Refusing to Wear ‘Pride’ T-Shirt

A former Starbucks barista claims she was fired from her job after she refused to wear an LGBTQ Pride t-shirt because of her Christian faith. According to a report at NBC News, Betsy Fresse of Newark, New Jersey, a former employee of the Glen Ridge Starbucks store, claims she was fired in 2019 for refusing […]

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