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Church gatherings in the West could increasingly find themselves at risk of persecution, the popular Christian author and pastor Francis Chan has warned. In an interview with Premier Christianity mag...

Prayers are being said in Brussels on Wednesday in remembrance of suicide bombings on the city's airport and subway which killed 32 people. The International Baptist Church in the Belgium capital tol...

An Iraqi Christian based in the UK who has been speaking to his relatives in the captured city of Mosul has told Premier that 'looters' were executed by the Isl The claim comes only hours after a spo...

Zimbabweans are being urged by the recently retired Bishop of Harare not to lose hope amid a deadly crackdown by security forces. Rt Rev Chad Nicholas Gandiya (not pictured) warned resolve on behalf ...

Apostolic Christian clerk Kim Davis has said she will continue her protest against issuing marriage licences to same-sex couples in the US state of Kentucky. Although Ms Davis has revealed she is not...

The King of Bahrain has permitted the building of what will be only the second official church in the country. According to Fides, King Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa has freed up land for a Coptic Orthodo...

King Abdullah II of Jordan has been awarded the 2018 Templeton prize with judges claiming he has done more to seek religious harmony between Islam and other rel The annual award, which comes with a r...

The King of Jordan has said no Muslim should be persecuting Christians and has urged leaders in the Arab world to do more to tackle the problem. King Abdullah II was addressing the United Nations Gen...

The King of Jordan has paid to restore the church in the place where Jesus is thought to have been initially buried, The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusal King Abdullah II of Jordan has contrib...

A Ku Klux Klan (KKK) member convicted over a church bombing in Alabama that killed four black girls more than 50 years ago will not be released. A parole board has decided against freeing a Thomas Ed...

A lay Catholic order at the centre of a public row involving Pope Francis and the handing out of condoms says it is focused on returning to "normality". The Knights of Malta has been outlining its pl...

Pastor Terry Jones of the group Stand Up America Now is set to burn more copies of the Islamic holy book. The Florida church leader has announced he will set fire to 2,998 copies - one for every pers...

Jinwook Kim, a Christian evangelist, was killed on Tuesday after suffering from stab wounds in hospital. According to International Christian Concern, he was the pastor of a small community and the lo...

A Kosovan court has refused to extradite a British priest accused of child sex abuse for a second time, saying his alleged crimes were committed too long ago. According to Reuters, a court ruling in ...

Hundreds of laid-off workers have demonstrated outside a church which received millions of pounds in donations from the Wrightbus manufacturer. Wrightbus went into administration last week with the l...

Lakewood Church has said its worship leader Israel Houghton is now on "indefinite leave". America's biggest church in Houston, Texas, which is led by pastor Joel Osteen, released a statement revealin...

A Christian anti-persecution charity is calling on a local state governor in Mexico to "act urgently" to protect 30 Protestant families whose land has confiscat Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) h...

A man from Laos who was jailed for praying has died after he was refused vital treatment in prison. According to the Human Rights Watcher for Lao Religious Freedom (HRWLRF) group, Tiang Kwentianthong...

Three missionaries reportedly arrested while distributing tracts and other Christian material in south-east Asia have been deported. The trio, who had been volunteering with the US-based evangelical ...

They were taken into custody by authorities in February for copying a DVD of a Christian film. Three pastors in Laos who were arrested on charges of spreading Christianity have been released from pri...