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Tennessee Officials Investigate Large Worship Event Where Many Ignored COVID-19 Guidances

Tennessee Officials Investigate Large Worship Event Where Many Ignored COVID-19 Guidances Health officials in Tennessee are investigating a Nashville Christian event where much of the crowd did not wear masks.The Metro Nashville Health Department said it was very concerned about the event, which featured Christian musician Sean Feucht. Feucht has held anti-coronavirus events all over... Read more

‘Christianity Doesnt Belong in China’: Communist Officials Demand Churches Replace Crosses with Nation’s Five-Pointed Star

'Christianity Doesnt Belong in China': Communist Officials Demand Churches Replace Crosses with Nation's Five-Pointed Star Persecution of Christians in China by the Chinese Communist Party has continued to rage on, despite COVID-19 restrictions.Local officials have removed crosses from the rooftops of hundreds of churches, religious liberty magazine Bitter Winter reports.In August, Two Chinese Christian Councils... Read more

Chinese officials offer financial rewards to spy on underground church

(Photo: Unsplash/Peiheng Yang)Chinese officials are offering citizens financial rewards to snoop on "illegal religious activity venues."  Bitter Winter reports that officials in Gushi county, Henan province, have offered citizens 500 RMB (around $70 or 57) to provide evidence like photos, videos and audio recordings.  Rewards are reportedly being offered to residents in the cities of Mengzhou,... Read more

Chinese Officials Offer Citizens $70 for Pictures of Illegal Underground Churches

Chinese Officials Offer Citizens $70 for Pictures of Illegal Underground Churches Government officials in one of Chinas most populous provinces are offering monetary rewards to citizens who report on illegal religious activity venues, including underground churches, according to a new report.In August, the Ethnic and Religious Affairs Bureau of Gushi county in Henan province began... Read more

Britain called to sanction Nigeria’s government officials over Christian persecution

Women displaced by Boko Haram's attacks waiting for food at St Theresa Catholic Church, Yola.World Watch MonitorThe UK Government is being urged to impose sanctions on Nigerian government officials "turning a blind eye" to the slaughter of Christians in the West African country. Ayo Adedoyin, Chief Executive of PSJ UK, said that the UK Government... Read more

Local Officials in Nepal Order Halt to Construction of Church Building

Local Officials in Nepal Order Halt to Construction of Church Building HYDERABAD, India, August 20, 2020 (Morning Star News) Municipal officials in Nepal ordered a church to stop construction of a worship hall after local Hindus objected to it, sources said.Some of the area Hindus had threatened relatives who became Christians after pastor Manish Bohra... Read more

Puberty blockers and hormone treatment will make children sterile – hospital officials

Mateusz StachowskiConsent documents from Children's Hospital Los Angeles that were made public this week reveal that puberty blockers and cross-sex hormones used on gender dysphoric children do in fact cause sterility, contrary to repeated assertions made by some California Democratic lawmakers. Democrats in the California state Senate have in recent days dismissed those who've warned that AB... Read more

Church Members Hospitalized as 200 Officials Destroy Church in China

Church Members Hospitalized as 200 Officials Destroy Church in China One church has been demolished by officials using cranes and heavy-duty machinery as Christians in China continue to be persecuted.ChinaAid, a non-profit Christian organization for the human rights of Chinese citizens, reported that 200 communist officials stormed into Sunzhuang Church in Henan province... Read more

South Korea Bible launch saga continues as officials target ministry – Mission Network News

South Korea (MNN) — Its a bittersweet new week in South Korea. Last week brought perfect conditions to launch four Bible balloons into North Korea, which only happens a handful of times each year. As described here, ministry staff tracks each balloons journey across the border using GPS transmitters. Stress, however, remains high for Pastor... Read more

Mississippi Officials Want ‘In God We Trust’ to Replace Confederate Emblem on State Flag

Mississippi Officials Want 'In God We Trust' to Replace Confederate Emblem on State Flag Two high-ranking Mississippi elected officials say the Confederate battle emblem should be removed from the state flag and replaced with the words on the state seal: "In God We Trust."Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch and state Lt. Gov. Delbert... Read more

Northeastern Churches Clash with Officials over Reopenings

Northeastern Churches Clash with Officials over Reopenings Churches and other religious groups are contending for their religious rights across the northeast in resuming in-person gatherings.CBN News reported that Gov. Phil Murphy is facing a federal religious liberty lawsuit by the Thomas More Society a conservative-leaning law-firm after a Jewish rabbi and a Catholic priest... Read more

Nigerian Christians Call on Officials to Work for the Release of an Abducted Bishop

Nigerian Christians Call on Officials to Work for the Release of an Abducted Bishop The Christian Association of Nigeria issued a statement calling on government officials to work to gain the release of the Bishop Joseph Masin who serves as the chairman of the Nasarawa State unit, after gunmen abducted him from his... Read more

Metropolis Officers Say Jerry Falwell Jr. Was Misleading About Having College students Return to Campus | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Liberty College President Jerry Falwell Jr. has come beneath criticism for permitting tons of of scholars to return to campus following spring break. Across the nation, colleges have moved on-line and requested college students to remain dwelling in an effort to cease the unfold of the coronavirus. In Virginiawhere Liberty is locatedthe... Read more

Asian Entry adapts as Olympics officers reschedule – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Japan (MNN) — The coronavirus dealt one other discouraging blow this week. Officers are suspending the Summer time Olympic Video games to 2021. Extra particulars right here. The Olympics have been cancelled 3 times however by no means postponed. Japan as a society is upset that we’re having to delay. Likewise, all of us... Read more