Fear God and give him glory, because the hour of his judgment has come,and worship him who made heaven and earth
Who Are the Kurdish People in Syria Being Attacked by Turkey?
On October 6, President Trump ordered U.S. troops to leave the contested area of northeastern Syria. Just three days later, Turkey began an offensive on Syria displacing thousands of Syrians and Kurds living in the region. When violence broke out between the neighboring nations, President Trump sent Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ......More
FISHING FOR MEN
Tomorrow’s Gospel in the Orthodox Church is the Miraculous Catch. That’s where Jesus tells Peter, after a fruitless night’s fishing, to go back out and cast his nets on the other side of the boat. Peter humors the suggestion, lands a catch he can barely haul in, and hears from Jesus how he’ll soon be catching men. I’ve long had two struggles with this Gospel........More
Christian man tortured to death while in Pakistan police custody
A Pakistani Christian man died on 3 September as a result of severe torture inflicted while held in police custody in Lahore, according to a post-mortem examination. The examination found evidence of torture on the hands, back and arms of Amir Masih, a gardener who went to North Cantonment Police Station voluntarily to give a statement to clear his name following a minor theft from his employer’s home. His ribs were also broken......More
The Gospel Herald
Christianity Inflicting 'Enormous Harm' on China, Warns Communist Party
A local government communications agency in China recently held a seminar to discuss with Communist Party members the "enormous harm" Christianity is to the atheist nation and identify ways to stunt its growth. According to Chinese Christian persecution watchdog China Aid, the event, titled "Christianity's Enormous Harm on China's Security," was held on April 22 in the city of Hebi in China's Henan provin ......More
The Christian Post
Court gives Norway's CPS 'permanent' custody of 3 American children taken away from parents
A child welfare court in Norway has awarded custody of three American children who were removed from their parents’ home this year to the state child services agency even though the criminal case against their parents was dropped, the mother told The Christian Post.
American citizen Natalya Shutakova, who along with her three children moved from Atlanta to just outside of Oslo last year so they could live with their Lithuanian father and husband,