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Christian Bigots Forced a Florida Library to Cancel Its Inclusive “Pride Prom” - Friendly Atheist - Patheos  26 Jun 2019, 5:17 am

Christian Bigots Forced a Florida Library to Cancel Its Inclusive “Pride Prom”  Friendly Atheist - Patheos

Some villains take candies from babies. These Christians take happiness and hope away from LGBTQ teens.

Terry Christian threatened with gagging on Jeremy Vine for out-talking host - Yahoo Finance  26 Jun 2019, 4:54 am

Terry Christian threatened with gagging on Jeremy Vine for out-talking host  Yahoo Finance

Jeremy Vine threatened to stuff paper in Terry Christian's mouth on live TV when the outspoken presenter refused to stop talking. The former presenter of The ...

Pope Francis: There is no room for selfishness in Christian life - Catholic News Agency  26 Jun 2019, 2:00 am

Pope Francis: There is no room for selfishness in Christian life  Catholic News Agency

Pope Francis said Wednesday that there is no room for selfishness in the Christian life, pointing to the example of the lives of the early Christians in the Acts of ...

Eric Boyd: Knox County jurors too bloodthirsty to be fair in Christian/Newsom case - Knoxville News Sentinel  26 Jun 2019, 2:00 am

Eric Boyd: Knox County jurors too bloodthirsty to be fair in Christian/Newsom case  Knoxville News Sentinel

Eric Dewayne Boyd says Knox Countians are too bloodthirsty to give him a fair trial in the now 12-year-old case of a young couple carjacked, kidnapped, raped, ...

Africa: Alarming Rise of Christian Persecution - Gatestone Institute  26 Jun 2019, 2:00 am

Africa: Alarming Rise of Christian Persecution  Gatestone Institute

"In some regions, the level and nature of persecution is arguably coming close to meeting the international definition of genocide, according to that adopted by ...

Hazem Saghieh - Lebanon: Christians, Syrians and 2 Concepts of the Minority - Asharq Al-awsat English  26 Jun 2019, 1:32 am

Hazem Saghieh - Lebanon: Christians, Syrians and 2 Concepts of the Minority  Asharq Al-awsat English

Fifty years ago, Palestinian youths took up arms in Lebanon. Despite the fiery speeches, the “liberation of Palestine” was not their main goal. Most of them were ...

Letting go of the plan and embracing the dream - The Christian Century  25 Jun 2019, 10:50 pm

Letting go of the plan and embracing the dream  The Christian Century

I was 17 years old when someone first gave me Jeremiah 29:11 as a gift: “'For I know the plans I have for you,' declares the Lord, 'plans to prosper you and not ...

Native American Christians need to be sent, not sidelined - Mission Network News  25 Jun 2019, 9:02 pm

Native American Christians need to be sent, not sidelined  Mission Network News

The rope was draped over a tree tucked behind a building. Under it, a Native American young woman stood, ready to say goodbye in a community where...

2019 Westminster Christian Youth Football Camp - WZDX  25 Jun 2019, 8:30 pm

2019 Westminster Christian Youth Football Camp  WZDX

The Westminister Christian Wildcats are getting the next generation of athletes ready to play on the gridiron with their youth football camp.

Pittsburgh's Church Bomber: A Syrian Refugee Who Hated Christians - The Times of Israel  25 Jun 2019, 5:11 pm

Pittsburgh's Church Bomber: A Syrian Refugee Who Hated Christians  The Times of Israel

From the blog of Charles Jacobs at The Times of Israel.

$10K in fireworks stolen from Billings Christian group's stand - Fairfield Sun Times  25 Jun 2019, 4:25 pm

$10K in fireworks stolen from Billings Christian group's stand  Fairfield Sun Times

Provision International, a Christian nonprofit based in Billings, may have lost up to $10,000 over the weekend after one of its trailers full of fireworks was stolen.

Adorable 8-year-old boy looking for Christian family to adopt him - KFOR Oklahoma City  25 Jun 2019, 4:00 pm

Adorable 8-year-old boy looking for Christian family to adopt him  KFOR Oklahoma City

NORMAN, Okla. - Demarion is 8 years old with a vibrant personality. His adoption worker says he loves watching cartoons and listening to Christian music, but ...

Jerry Falwell, Jr. Lashes Out at Christian Critic of Refugee Children Conditions - Patheos  25 Jun 2019, 2:58 pm

Jerry Falwell, Jr. Lashes Out at Christian Critic of Refugee Children Conditions  Patheos

This afternoon, Russell Moore, the president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, expressed some sympathy for ...

Sudan Christians fearful amid deadly revolution - baptistmessenger.com  25 Jun 2019, 11:32 am

Sudan Christians fearful amid deadly revolution  baptistmessenger.com

KHARTOUM, Sudan (BP) — Persecuted Christians in Sudan are discouraged and fearful after the military massacre of protesters seeking civilian rule that, amid ...

A Christian man got a real Bible lesson after asking if she should exclude his kids from gay sister's wedding. - Upworthy  25 Jun 2019, 11:22 am

A Christian man got a real Bible lesson after asking if she should exclude his kids from gay sister's wedding.  Upworthy

"Be careful who you hate, it could turn out to be someone you love."

Christians oppose plans to build mosque in 'Ark of the Covenant' town: This is 'our Mecca' - Christian Post  25 Jun 2019, 10:17 am

Christians oppose plans to build mosque in 'Ark of the Covenant' town: This is 'our Mecca'  Christian Post

Ethiopian Christians are voicing concern with plans to build a mosque in the ancient city of Aksum, a town that they claim holds the biblical Ark of the Covenant.

Fail to understand why sanitary workers jobs are allocated solely for Christians: Pak activist - Business Standard  25 Jun 2019, 9:05 am

Fail to understand why sanitary workers jobs are allocated solely for Christians: Pak activist  Business Standard

Human rights activist Kapil Dev on Tuesday questioned why in Pakistan, sanitary workers jobs were allocated solely to Christians. "I fail to understand as to why ...

LGBTQ prom canceled for safety reasons after Christians bombard event space with threatening calls - LGBTQ Nation  25 Jun 2019, 8:48 am

LGBTQ prom canceled for safety reasons after Christians bombard event space with threatening calls  LGBTQ Nation

A library in Jacksonville, Florida, canceled an LGBTQ youth event after it came under attack from online activists, including Elizabeth “Activist Mommy” Johnston.

Iranian regime's repression of Christians ‘shocks the conscience’ - Fox News  25 Jun 2019, 7:59 am

Iranian regime's repression of Christians ‘shocks the conscience’  Fox News

A horribly familiar description of the Iranian regime's persecution of Christians and other minorities emerged from a U.S. State Department report on religious ...

Muslim cleric apologises to Christians for comments that sparked a mob attack on church in Niger - Barnabas Fund  25 Jun 2019, 7:34 am

Muslim cleric apologises to Christians for comments that sparked a mob attack on church in Niger  Barnabas Fund

A Muslim mob burned out a church in Maradi city, Niger, on 15 June in protest over the arrest of an influential imam who later apologised for his comments ...

Kent Ingle: How can we instill the hope of Christianity in a generation tired of tight reins of religion? - Fox News  25 Jun 2019, 7:17 am

Kent Ingle: How can we instill the hope of Christianity in a generation tired of tight reins of religion?  Fox News

Americans are losing interest in attending religious institutions, as well as an overall loss of faith in the church. Yet still many identify as spiritual. These findings ...

7 Christian families forced from home as Hindu mob demands they renounce Christ - The Christian Post  25 Jun 2019, 6:36 am

7 Christian families forced from home as Hindu mob demands they renounce Christ  The Christian Post

At least seven Christian families were forced to flee from their homes in the Jharkhand state of India this month after receiving threats and facing harassment ...

Pakistan plays down accusations of Christian persecution - The Guardian  25 Jun 2019, 6:02 am

Pakistan plays down accusations of Christian persecution  The Guardian

Pakistan's foreign minister has sought to dismiss accusations of Christian persecution, claiming there were “individual incidents” comparable to knife crime in the ...

Christians speak out as migrant children are detained without soap, hygiene needs - The Christian Post  25 Jun 2019, 4:20 am

Christians speak out as migrant children are detained without soap, hygiene needs  The Christian Post

Christian leaders are speaking out after reports last weekend described horrifying conditions facing hundreds of children inside of federal detention facilities on ...

No, Christianity Doesn't Support Reparations 150 Years After Slavery - The Federalist  25 Jun 2019, 4:02 am

No, Christianity Doesn't Support Reparations 150 Years After Slavery  The Federalist

The evils of slavery are too great to be fixed with cash. Forgiveness cannot be bought, and no number of government commissions will make things right.