GO

News Blog Posts

Sudan Arrests Coptic Priests for Baptizing Convert

As part of heightened persecution of Christians since South Sudan seceded from Sudan last year, Sudanese authorities have arrested two priests of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Sudan and accused them of baptizing a convert from Islam.

  • Morning Star News |
  • January 01, 2013 |
  • comments
Fiscal Cliff Stalemate: It's Dangerous to Discourage Generosity

Would you give as much as you're currently giving to your church or charities of choice whether or not you were entitled to deduct the amount of the contributions from your taxable income?

Plight of Syrian Christians Intensifies

The condition of the church in Syria is becoming more and more desperate as Christians, their property and their churches continue to be the targets of violent attacks.

The World in 2030

It’s that time of year again; time to look back at the year that was, and look forward to the year ahead.

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • December 31, 2012 |
  • comments
Fathers Vanish in U.S. as Single Motherhood Continues to Rise

In every U.S. state, the portion of families where children have two parents, rather than one, has dropped significantly over the past decade.

My Radical Pastor Friend

The Reverend Graham J. Baird is the senior pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Colorado Springs.

Maryland Business Owner Ends Wedding Services Over Same-Sex Marriage

A well-known Maryland tour company famous for its old-fashioned trolley rides will no longer be offering its wedding services starting in January because its owner opposes same-sex marriage and fears he might face discrimination claims for turning away gay couples.

Islamist Constitution Spells Trouble for Egypt's Christians

Egypt has approved a new, pro-Islamist constitution, and Christians and other minorities foresee bleak and repressive days ahead.

Hobby Lobby Won't Violate Faith Over Abortion Drugs

The Christian owners of Hobby Lobby say they must remain true to their faith despite the U.S. Supreme Court's refusal to block the Obamacare contraception mandate.

Putin Signs Bill Banning Americans From Adopting Russian Children

Russian president Vladimir Putin signed a bill on Friday banning American families from adopting Russian orphans, apparently in retaliation for U.S. criticism of his nation's human rights record.

CNN's Piers Morgan: Amend the Bible to Embrace Homosexuality

CNN host Piers Morgan, who is already facing angry deportation calls from thousands of Americans over his attacks on the Second Amendment, is calling for a gay marriage amendment to the Bible.

Christianity 'Close to Extinction' in the Middle East

According to a new study by the think tank Civitas, Christianity faces being wiped out in the "biblical heartlands" in the Middle East because of mounting persecution of Christians -- with militant Islam the primary reason for the oppression.

Christmas Video: Call the Children!

Hope you had a wonderful Christmas! I want to share something fun and educational with you.

Supreme Court Won't Block Contraception Mandate

U.S. Supreme Court justice Sonia Sotomayor has denied a request to immediately block part of Obamacare that requires employers to provide the "morning after pill" and similar drugs.

Study: 26 Percent of American Children Grow Up in Single-Parent Homes

A newly released study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development found that 25.8 percent of American children live in single-parent homes.

British Kids List 'Dad' as Tenth Most Requested Christmas Gift

A study of 2,000 British parents found that the 10th most popular Christmas list request this year for children aged 3 to 12 was "a dad."

Look at What God Has Done!

It’s always exciting to review events of the past year.

Algerian Christian Unknowingly Convicted, Sentenced for 'Pressuring Muslim'

Without any prior notice or summons from police, a Christian convert from Islam in Algeria received word on Dec. 11 that he had been convicted of pressuring a Muslim to leave his religion.

  • Morning Star News |
  • December 27, 2012 |
  • comments
Iran: Pastor Nadarkhani Jailed Again

It was a bad Christmas for Iranian pastor Yousef Nadarkhani, who has been returned to jail on an earlier charge.

Gunmen Kill at Least 12 Christians at Separate Church Services in Northern Nigeria

At least 12 Christians, including a pastor and a deacon, were killed by unknown gunmen in separate attacks in northern Nigeria on Christmas Eve.

GO
Example: "Gen 1:1" "John 3" "Moses" "trust"
advertise with us

Shopping

RSS

Add Crosswalk.com content to your site

Browse available content