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Christians in Bethlehem have been told to hold 'low key' celebrations this year following a spate of deadly protests in the region.   Palestinian officials are said to have given the instruction...

A regional army in the state of Wa in Burma has expelled eight Catholic clergy and laypeople from Burma's Shan State. Shan State is near the Chinese border and the case indicates an increasing crackd...

Christians in Nigeria have not been helping with efforts to combat the threat of Boko Haram in the country, according to a senior Anglican leader. Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon told the BBC Christia...

A plan to evacuate and destroy the village Khan al-Ahmar in the West Bank has faced criticism. Israel claims the village sits on state land and wants to move its 191 inhabitants to another village.Th...

Christians are urging North Korea to stop abusing human rights on the 70th Anniversary of its leading party on Saturday. There are reports that North Korea could launch long range rocket as part of t...

As politicians gather in Brussels to discuss the future of war-torn Afghanistan a Christian charity is urging leaders to work towards improving the circumstance CAFOD is asking European leaders and t...

Christian civic leaders are urging the UK government to challenge the Sudanese over claims it's murdered civilian children using chemical weapons. In an open letter to The Times newspaper Christians ...

Christians are being encouraged to pray for Israel after two weeks of escalating tensions in Jerusalem. There has been much more tension in Israel than normal after security measures at the holy site...

Christians need to do their part to help other nations develop according to the development charity, Tearfund. It was speaking after the Africa Progress Panel released a new report encouraging invest...

Christians in the UK and around the world are being urged to come together and join people of other faiths in the bid to tackle the spread of radical Islam. A delegation from Indonesia is in the UK t...

Christians are being encouraged to light a candle on Sunday night to remember victims of torture around the world. An international prayer vigil is being organised by Action by Christians Against Tor...

Christians in seven countries are being urged to pray during Lent for families at risk from climate change. It's hoped tens of thousands of believers will also call on governments to uphold their ple...

Christians are being encouraged to pray for both candidates in the US election race as the vote looms closer and the personal attacks go deeper.  Christina Rees, American religious commentator a...

A Christian charity has urged people not to forget about the Dapchi schoolchild being held captive by Boko Haram. 15-year-old Leah Sharibu was among 110 schoolchildren kidnapped in Nigeria by the ter...

Christians are being urged to pray for the containment o Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo), as the African country is faced with its 10t Medair UK warned "containment is vital...

Believers are being urged to pray for "hurting" families who have lost their homes to wildfires which continue to rage across swathes of Tennessee. Thousands of people have been forced to evacuate th...

Christians are being encouraged to pray for the Muslim world as the Islamic holy month of Ramadan gets underway. Open Doors is highlighting how the period of prayer and fasting presents "multiple cha...

Christians in the UK are being asked to pray for Nepal as it marks two years since its devestating earthquakes. Around nine thousand people were killed while eight million lives were effected by the ...

A Christian expert on Syria has called for Christians to pray for the very "complex issue surrounding the US removing its troops from the northeast of Syria." On Monday night President Donald Trump a...

It's World Refugee Sunday this weekend. The number of displaced people around the world has risen to more than 45.2 million people and is increasing by the second. It's being described as the most se...