Asia | Dec. 14 2000

“No Christmas in Malukus’

Indonesian Muslim extremists warn that Christmas may be canceled in the Maluku Island this year   Candles will be used by people around... [READ MORE]

Asia | Dec. 14 2000

Taiwan steeped in tradition

Charles Dickens once characterized London and Paris as “A Tale of Two Cities.” But, with a slight modification of the British writer’s... [READ MORE]

Asia | Nov. 30 2000

Southern Baptist fund helps needy in China

The generosity of Southern Baptists is truly overwhelming. To have a fund set up to feed starving and needy people who are in the remotest areas... [READ MORE]

Asia | Nov. 30 2000

Persecution continues in Vietnam

As U.S. President Bill Clinton visited with Catholic Archbishop Pham Minh Man to discuss religious freedom issues in this city formally known... [READ MORE]

Africa | Nov. 30 2000

Three-fourths of the world does not have religious freedom

About 75 percent of the world’s population is subjected to restrictions and violations of their religious freedom, according to a recent... [READ MORE]

Asia | Nov. 30 2000

Evangelical Filipino hostages rescued

JOLO ISLAND, Philippines — Twelve Filipino Christians taken hostage three months ago by a Muslim separatist group in the southern... [READ MORE]

Asia | Nov. 9 2000

Number of believers growing in Laos despite persecution of Christians

If you become an evangelical Christian in Laos, the communist neighbor of Vietnam and Cambodia, you likely will be “asked” to sign... [READ MORE]

Africa | Nov. 9 2000

U.N. rejects Sudan for Security Council

NEW YORK — The United Nations General Assembly dealt a setback to possibly the world’s worst perpetrator of religious persecution... [READ MORE]

Asia | Nov. 2 2000

Evangelical hostages released in Philippines

SIPADAN ISLAND, Malaysia — The release of 12 evangelists held hostage in the southern region of Mindanao has highlighted how dangerous... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Oct. 19 2000

American pen pals sought for students in China

The National Fellowship of Baptist Educators is seeking 2,000 Christians students grades 7-12 and in college to answer at least one letter each... [READ MORE]