Laos Restricts Meetings Among Christians

In August 2017, Laos' Prime Minister signed the Decree on Associations which requires all religious meetings to get approval first from several government offices.

China Tightens Grip on Underground Churches

China has issued a circular requiring organizers of religious activities at temporary churches to seek guidance from government-recognized church organizations.

UK Churches Find Ways to Attract More People

With the growing secularism in Europe, churches in the United Kingdom have devising ways to attract more people to go to church.

Japan’s “Hidden” Christian Sites Added to World Heritage List

UNESCO added on June 30, 2018 to the World Heritage list the 12 sites in Japan linked to the history of persecuted Christians.

U.K. Christian Students Want Churches to Be Open to Change

A recent Student Christian Movement survey found that many Christian students in the U.K. want churches to embrace change.

New Polish Museum to Commemorate Christians During WW2

A new museum in Poland will display more than 40,000 accounts of Polish Christians who rescued their Jewish countrymen during the Holocaust.

Canada’s Ruling on Christian Law School Endangers Religious Freedom

The Supreme Court of Canada ruled on June 15, 2018 that provincial law societies can deny accreditation to a proposed Christian law school.

Korean Christians Hopeful after Trump-Kim Meeting

Christians in Korea welcomed the first summit meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on June 12, 2018 in Singapore.

Russian Churches Use World Cup to Evangelize, Despite Ban

Russian churches use the World Cup 2018 to reach more people, despite a law that bans the sharing of faith outside church buildings.

Church Opens First Anti-Abortion Office in Scotland

The Catholic Church inaugurated a "pro-life office" in Scotland, the first of its kind in the country.
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Rebuilding Christian Sites Begins in Syria

The Russian Orthodox Church and the Vatican have forged a partnership to rebuild Christian sites in Syria. The church leaders agreed to implement a plan on how to reconstruct Christian churches and monasteries in the war-torn country.

Bible App Celebrates 10 Years with 330 Million Downloads

YouVersion's Bible App celebrated its 10th anniversary on July 10, 2018. During its launch, the Bible App was installed 83,000 times in the first three days---it is downloaded 330 million to date.

Christian Groups Condemn Genocide in Nigeria

The Christian Association of Nigeria condems the recent terror attacks against Christian communities in Nigeria where 238 people were brutally killed in a village and churches were destroyed.