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A house church in Cuba has been bulldozed to the ground by the government, according to Christian Solidarity Worldwide. Cuban security forces arrived at Pastor Esmir Torreblanca's house at 6am.H...

A German court has granted a Christian couple custody of their children after years of legal conflict over the parents' right to homeschool the youngsters. The state kept legal custody of Dirk and Pe...

A Christian hotel worker who claimed she was unfairly sacked over her refusal to work during Sundays has been awarded the equivalent of £16.2 million. Marie Jean Pierre sued the Conrad Hotel in Miam...

Two volunteers from the UK are part of a group spending three months living in the Holy Land as part of a project run by the World Council of Churches (WCC). Under the WCC's Ecumenical Accompaniment ...

A Christian human rights lawyer who has been detained in China for nearly two years is still behind bars despite being spared prison. Campaigners have called upon the Chinese government to secure to ...

A Vietnamese Christian human rights lawyer has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. Six Vietnamese defendants tried on Thursday have been sentenced to between seven and 15 years in prison for activi...

The difference that international Christian aid workers have made in halting the Ebola outbreak is being shown via a huge flower display.  The virus struck parts of West Africa in early 2014 and...

A Christian serving in the United States Air Force has been allowed to keep a Bible on his desk, following an investigation.  There had been a dispute after the Military Religious Freedom Founda...

With Christmas just around the corner, religious freedom charity ADF International has raised concerns over growing Christian persecution in India. Its worries came after the arrest of 32 young Catho...

A Christian man taken hostage by Islamic State along with more than 200 others has spoken about his time in the militant group's captivity. IS kidnapped the believers on February 23rd whilst retreati...

A Christian journalist in Nigeria has returned to jail following a bail hearing in which a judge set bail terms that Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) has de Luka Binniyat was remanded in custody ...

Christian journalist Luka Binniyat was reunited with his family on 12th October, after spending 96 days in custody on charges related to the publication of an i According to religious freedom charity...

A Christian Clerk in Kentucky, United States (U.S.), has been jailed after refusing to issue marriage licences to couples of the same gender. Following the Supreme Court decision in June allowin...

A Christian Kentucky county clerk who was recently jailed for denying same-sex couples marriage licenses has filed an appeal that would allow her to continue bl 49-year-old Kim Davis says she objects...

Palestinian and Israeli leaders have agreed an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire which appears to be holding - following seven weeks of fighting. More than two thousand Palestinians and 70 Israelis have be...

A Christian human rights lawyer in China has been released from prison. Gao Zhisheng is well known for defending believers in the country and was jailed in December 2006 for "inciting to subvert the ...

There is concern a Christian human rights lawyer has been coerced into making a confession on state television in China. Zhang Kai appeared to have admitted disturbing social order, endangering state...

A Christian international lawyer has warned that calls from Israeli police for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to be charged with corruption could lead to ins Dr Harry Hagopian shared his concerns ...

Christian, Jewish and Muslim leaders have been prevented from boarding a flight from Washington DC to Israel due to their support of boycotting Israel. A new law passed in March prohibits entry to th...

A group of British peers and Christian leaders have been criticised for meeting with Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad in Damascus.  Rev Michael Nazir-Ali, the former Bishop of Rochester; Anglican v...