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North Korea more afraid of Christians than nuclear weapons, says formerly imprisoned pastor

Christian Post – WASHINGTON — A new short documentary film exposes the challenges North Korean Christians have endured in a nation where millions have never even heard the name of Jesus. Despite severely repressive conditions, pastors and scholars are envisioning a new future for the repressed nation. As the State Department’s Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom …

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Library in UK Bans Christian Volunteers for Singing Bible Stories to Kids

Volunteers from a church-run playgroup in the United Kingdom have been banned from a library for singing Bible stories to kids. The Noah’s Ark group would come to the town library in West Sussex and sing songs like “Mr Noah Built an Ark” and “God Has Made a Rainbow”, according to Daily Mail. Group volunteers have …

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Iraq: Ethnic cleanings of Christians is ongoing, UK analyst says

What Iraq’s Christians want from the West is to say the plain truth: that there is ethnic cleansing of Christians in the region and it is ongoing, Tim Stanley told a meeting at the U.K.’s Parliament last Tuesday. The historian and columnist, working for U.K. daily newspaper The Telegraph, just returned from a visit to Iraq’s Nineveh Plains. …

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‘Bachelorette’ Boots Christian Man Who Promoted Chastity Off The Show

The outspoken Christian man Luke Parker got the boot on “The Bachelorette” Monday night for promoting chastity in a previous episode, when he had asked Hannah Brown to save sex before marriage. “It was the sex talk that got the bachelor sent home,” reports Fox News. “The born-again Christian drew ire earlier in the season when …

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Scientists may have found one of the oldest Christian churches in the world

Scientists may have discovered one of the oldest Christian churches in the world by using muon radiography to scan a mysterious subterranean building located in the ancient Russian city of Derbent, on the Caspian Sea’s coast. Archeologists have long wondered exactly the purpose the building served and one hypothesis is that it was some type …

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Kanye West says ‘radical obedience to Christ’ got him past his mental breakdown

ChristianPost – Hip-hop and fashion trailblazer Kanye West revealed his submission to Christ has been instrumental in his mental health journey. The “Jesus Walks” rapper graces the cover of the August 2019 issue of Forbes and in an in-depth profile, titled “Kanye’s Second Coming: Inside The Billion-Dollar Yeezy Empire,” he opened up about his diagnosis with bipolar …

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IKEA ex-employee sues company for firing over quoting Bible verses on homosexuality

Christian Post – The popular Sweden-based furniture retailer IKEA is being sued after it fired an employee in Poland for posting Bible verses to voice his objection to the company’s promotion of “LGBT rights.”  The former employee, identified only as Tomasz K., told state broadcaster TVP Info that he was let go from the store in Krakow …

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More than 12,000 high school students pack stadium for Jesus, raise $57G for abused women, homeless

Thousands of high school students and youth leaders banded together during a faith-based conference outside Atlanta, raising $57,000 for abused women and homeless across the United States. Some 12,600 students, from 32 states and five countries, came to Forward Conference 2019 from Thursday to Saturday at the Infinite Energy Center in Duluth, hosted by Jentezen Franklin‘s Free Chapel for the 14th year now. …

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Hispanic Christian Leader Tours Border Facility, Decries Reports of Mistreatment of Migrant Children

Nearly two weeks after reports emerged of alleged deplorable conditions at a Texas Border Protection facility, the head of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference said he wanted to tour the facility that had caused nationwide outrage over the treatment of migrant children for himself. “I requested that the White House immediately grant me access …

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GoFundMe takes down fundraising effort by Christian rugby player sacked for posting Bible verse

Israel Folau, a Tongan-Australian Christian athlete sacked by Rugby Australia for posting a Bible verse about salvation, was targeted again for his religious beliefs, he says. This time, the 30-year-old unrivaled rugby star was axed by fundraising platform GoFundMe after raising more than $760,000 in legal fees. Folau was forced to end his rugby career in May with the Waratahs and Wallabies …

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China raids another Christian church, detains ‘many’ worshipers: report

Another underground church in China was raided this week by government authorities who arrested worshiping Christians as the country’s Communist crackdown continues, China Aidreports.  The Christian persecution watchdog group, which seeks to expose religious freedom abuses in China, reports that Morningstar Church in China’s southern Guangxi province was raided on Wednesday morning.  Many Christians present, including …

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Taylor Swift’s new video slams anti-LGBT Christian ‘hate’ protesters; ex-gay Christians respond

Men who’ve left homosexuality behind for a life following Christ say they have two responses to Taylor Swift’s new music video for her single “You Need to Calm Down” that promotes the LGBT movement. One message is for Swift and her fans, the other is for the Christian community.  Swift’s music video is an ode to …

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