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Asia | Oct. 2 2017

Jerusalem might have welcomed refugees B.C.

JERUSALEM — New archaeological finds in Jerusalem show that the city might have welcomed thousands of refugees in the millennia before Christ.... [READ MORE]

Africa | Oct. 2 2017

Al-Shabab beheads, burns alive Christians

NAIROBI, Kenya — Hundreds of Kenyans are living in displacement camps in Lamu County, Kenya, after fleeing from al-Shabaab. The Somali-based... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 1 2017

While Christianity grows in Nepal so does persecution

When the Christians in Nepal used to throw a party, they would slaughter a chicken. “Now they slaughter a goat,” said Bishwa Mani Pokharel,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 30 2017

Pastor released from North Korean labor camp

Hyeon Soo Lim has a lot of numbers he remembers. He traveled more than 100 times to North Korea to help with humanitarian aid before being arrested... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 30 2017

New Bible filled with memory devices launches in Alabama

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Emmett Cooper said the idea first got planted in his head just before a spelling test in the third grade.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Sep. 29 2017

Southern Baptists among evangelical leaders pressing Trump on racism issues

By Yonat Shimron Religion News Service A who’s who of Southern Baptist leaders and some other evangelicals have written a letter to President... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 29 2017

Trump administration supports Christian baker

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Christian baker Jack Phillips recently got support for his case from the Trump administration, which filed a friend-of-the-court... [READ MORE]

Africa | Sep. 28 2017

Nigerian churches continue to be destroyed

ABUJA, Nigeria — Religious leaders in Nigeria are amplifying their call for the government to pay compensation for the destruction of churches... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 28 2017

World hunger on rise after 10 years of decline, report shows

World hunger is on the rise for the first time in nearly a decade, according to a report released Sept. 15. And the increase is not a small one... [READ MORE]

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