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Actress Hopes Pro-Life Film The Order of Rights Will ‘Start a Dialogue’ about Abortion

Actress Hopes Pro-Life Film The Order of Rights Will 'Start a Dialogue' about Abortion A new faith-based movie spotlights the divide over abortion in the U.S. by examining a legal battle not at the U.S. Supreme Court but in a courthouse in Baltimore, Md.In The Order of Rights, a young woman becomes pregnant and decides to have... Read more

New study raises hopes for Christianity in Iran

Getty images/stock photoIn a recent survey of about 50,000 Iranians over the age of 20, a Netherlands-based secular research group found that 1.5% of respondents identify as Christian. Applied across Iran's population of more than 80 million, the number of Christians in Iran is "without doubt in the order of magnitude of several hundreds of... Read more

NATIONSWORSHIP: Virtual worship event hopes to unite global Church

International (MNN) — Between a pandemic, social tensions, and political conflict, our world today is riddled with division. Lots of people have ideas to address the chaos, but there arent many public figures saying, You know what we need? One big, international worship service. But thats exactly what Global Disciples says. Coming up on November... Read more

Hopes fade for study of Christianity in Sudan

(Photo: Chuttersnap)Hopes that the transitional government in Sudan would allow Christianity as a school subject alongside Islam wilted when officials omitted it from an academic schedule released last week, sources said.Doubly disappointed when an expected TV broadcast of school lessons on Christianity was omitted from the government-owned Television Station Khartoum International Channel this week, Christian... Read more

Hopes Wilt for Teaching Christianity in Schools in Sudan

Hopes Wilt for Teaching Christianity in Schools in Sudan JUBA, South Sudan, June 18, 2020 (Morning Star News) Hopes that the transitional government in Sudan would bring back Christianity as a school subject alongside Islam wilted when officials omitted it from an academic schedule released last week, sources said.Doubly disappointed when an expected... Read more

Pakistani Christian couple hopes to get out of prison after 7 years – Mission Network News

Pakistan (MNN) Christians often get accused of blasphemy in Pakistan, and the story of Shafqat Emmanuel and his wife follows familiar trends. Bruce Allen of FMI says the couple was accused of, Sending a text message by phone that insulted the Prophet Muhammad and insulted the Quran. These crimes, if convicted, do demand the death... Read more

Bishop hopes Government ‘will see sense’ over re-opening of churches

(Photo: Unsplash/Kyler Nixon)The Catholic Bishop of Plymouth has said he hopes the Government "will see sense" and allow church buildings to re-open to the public soon. Bishop Mark O'Toole said in a pastoral message to commemorate St Boniface on Friday, that the saint's steadfast faith in spite of life's trials was a model for believers "during... Read more