Officials of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) forcibly removed more than 900 crosses from Christian churches in the eastern province of Anhui during the first half of 2020, Bitter Winter reported Friday.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) – The interim secretary-general of the World Council of Churches has written to Turkey’s president expressing his “grief and dismay” over Turkey’s decision to change the status of Istanbul’s landmark Hagia Sophia from a museum to a mosque.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Churches throughout Greece have opened their doors to the faithful after two months.
Churches are filing lawsuits against Democrat governors who do not include them among the “essential” services that may immediately “reopen.”
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) defended deeming churches as “essential” in his stay-at-home order, telling reporters during Thursday’s press conference that the government does not have the authority to close a church and adding that they play an important role, particularly “in times like this.”
“My biggest disappointment is that churches can’t meet in this time of need,” Trump said. “This is really a great time for churches to be together, for people to be together, on a Sunday or any day that they meet.”
On Wednesday, 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton tied President Donald Trump to mass shooting during an appearance on SiriusXM’s “The Howard Stern Show.” Stern asked, “What goes through your mind when he’s got these people revved up. You know
Churches in the multicultural Swedish city of Malmö collectively rang their bells to support the climate strike movement led by Swedish teen Greta Thunberg.
Three churches in east London were subjected to multiple arson attacks in the space of two days, with each door being scratched with Church of Satan pentagrams and the number 666.
State Rep. Beryl Amedée (R-51) is sponsoring legislation to include defensive gun uses in houses of worship as “justifiable uses of force” in Louisiana.
Churches in two of the cities in Sri Lanka targeted by the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL)-linked attack that killed and wounded hundreds of Christians on Easter opened their doors to worshippers this Sunday under tight security measures, more than 20 days after the rampage.