Police Shut Down Church Of Alberta Pastor Who Was Imprisoned For Holding Church Services

The church in Alberta, Canada, whose pastor was imprisoned for more than a month after holding church services in defiance of Alberta’s Public Health Act was raided at dawn on Wednesday and shut down by government order.   GraceLife Church in Parkland County, west of Edmonton,…

Strong Symbolic Act’: Christian Church Firebombed in Islam-Dominated Stockholm Suburb

Hailing from the 12th century, the Spånga Church is one of the oldest in Stockholm. It is located on the outskirts of Tensta and is flanked by Rinkeby, designated as “vulnerable” by the authorities and characterised by violent crime and Muslim extremism. The Spånga Church…

Chinese Officials Raid Home of Children in a Christian Homeschool Co-Op

A Christian homeschool co-op, part of Early Rain Covenant Church, a Christian church that also hosts schools and other educational sessions, was raided by the Chinese government. According to CBN News, Education bureau administrators, national security officials, police officers, and urban management agents surrounded the home….

India: Axe-wielding tribal animists attack Christians during worship service, destroy church

Six Christian families worshiping in India’s Odisha state were attacked by axe-wielding tribal animists who destroyed the believers’ church structure amid escalating religious persecution in the country.  Morning Star News reports that in December, the Christians, who had converted from tribal animism to Christianity, were worshiping…

750 killed at Ethiopian Orthodox church said to contain Ark of the Covenant: report

Around 750 people were killed in an attack on an Orthodox church, which is said to contain the Ark of the Covenant described in the Book of Exodus in the Bible, in northern Ethiopia’s war-torn Tigray region — home to thousands of churches and monasteries…

Chinese agents raid homeschool run by persecuted megachurch

A large group of police officers and other government officials raided a house where children from a heavily persecuted megachurch were being homeschooled in Chengdu, China, the church said on social media, pleading for Christians worldwide to pray for them. Police officers, education bureau officials,…

Police ban Indian Christian families from worship, accuse them of false conversion

Police in the southern Indian state of Karnataka have banned 15 Christian families from gathering for worship services based on the presumption that they must have been coercively or fraudulently converted to Christianity as they are not Christian by birth. The deputy superintendent of police…

Government orders ‘Jesus’ on T-shirt censored as ‘political speech’

By Bob UnruhPublished January 3, 2021 at 1:00pmhttps://www.wnd.com/2021/01/city-orders-jesus-t-shirt-censored-political-speech/?utm_source=Email&utm_medium=wnd-breaking&utm_campaign=breaking&utm_content=breaking&ats_es=5c2611d34638a419dddde47c6216068b ‘Jesus holds no political office and was not on the ballot’ A lawsuit has been filed in federal court against the city of Hart, Michigan, after officials there ordered a T-shirt message about Jesus censored. The case…

Police block Canadian churchgoers from drive-in worship service: ‘heartbreaking’

After being fined $5,000 for holding an in-person worship service in violation of Manitoba province’s public health order, a Canadian church was prevented by police from holding a drive-in worship service on Sunday. The Church of God Steinbach posted a video on its Facebook page…