A Christian legal advocacy organization says the United States Senate has taken a significant step in the fight for the freedom of Americans held hostage in Iran.
More attention is on Pakistan as it remains one of the worst countries for religious freedom.
An independent advisory board to the federal government says that overall the picture of persecution against religious minorities is grim.
Christian and Jewish human rights organizations are working together to urge the Obama administration to protect religious minorities from the blood thirsty Islamic State.
Islamic militants of Nigeria’s Boko Haram terrorist group reportedly raped and impregnated 214 of the 234 women and children rescued late last month in northeastern Nigeria. Most of them are Christian.
Despite President Barack Obama's veto of a bill calling for American pastor Saeed Abedini to be released from prison as part of the Iran nuke deal, the Christian convert's 35th birthday wish is selfless — that Christians simply pray for America.
In the midst of celebrated rescue operations this week, there's still no sign of the schoolgirls from northern Nigeria who were abducted by Boko Haram more than a year ago.
Homosexual activists trashed two North Carolina churches over the weekend and spray-painted pro-“gay” messages over the church properties, which sustained thousands of dollars’ worth of damages.
An advocacy group for persecuted Christians is reacting to the video released Sunday by the militant Islamic terror group ISIS showing the murder of 30 Ethiopian Christian men in Libya.
A 14-year-old Christian boy was beaten and set on fire after being asked his religious affiliation by two Muslim youth who were on their way to Friday prayers at their local mosque in Lahore, Pakistan.
A human rights organization reports that those who publicly stand against the misuse of alleged "blasphemy laws" in Pakistan are putting their lives at risk.
April 14 will be the one-year anniversary of the kidnapping of 270 Nigerian girls by Boko Haram. An organization that helps persecuted Christians is reminding people that kidnappings, killings and persecution happen every day in Nigeria.
Although Christians in Kenya are still reeling from the April 2 attack at a college, an organization that helps persecuted Christians is heartened by the boldness of those who were martyred for their faith.
Now that Nigeria has elected a Muslim to be president, concerns are being raised over what that means for Christians living there.
Christians in a small Egyptian village are once again the focus of attacks by Islamic terrorists.
The head of a ministry that serves persecuted Christians worldwide says the situation in Pakistan remains tense for believers there.