4th October, 2013

Pastor Chuck Smith, 86, senior pastor of Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa, California, died early on Thursday, 3rd October, 2013, after a courageous battle with lung cancer.

He passed away in Southern California where he had lived

3rd October, 2013

An Italian Jesuit priest who went missing in Syria several months ago is still alive, Christians involved in the case said Wednesday. Archdeacon Emanuel Youkhana of the Assyrian Church in the East told a gathering at

1st October, 2013

More than 40 students have reportedly been killed following an attack by suspected Boko Haram gunmen on a college in Nigeria's Yobe State early on Monday.

In what they say is an escalation of attacks on

30th September. 2013

A key rights official has "praised" a US House of Representatives resolution for the creation of a special diplomatic envoy for religious freedom in the Middle East.

Jeff King, president of Washington-based advocacy group International Christian

26th September, 2013

An evangelical pastor who has been jailed in Iran for his Christian activities said this week he has been told by a court to remain behind bars because he "did not change".

Speaking to BosNewsLife through

26th September, 2013



25th September, 2013

Momentum is building for My Hope America with Billy Graham , as the project has just six weeks until culmination in November. Nearly 22,000 churches - with more being added daily - have signed on to participate

20th September, 2013

Plans to integrate AusAID into the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade have been met with concern by anti-poverty network Micah Challenge.

Following the Abbott Government's announcement that the Australian Agency for International Development would

19th September, 2013

Targeted sanctions shoud be imposed on key Eritrean officials to pressure them to release prominent politicians and journalists who have been detained "incommunicado" for the past 12 years, according to rights groups Christian Solidarity Worldwide

18th Septermber, 2013

Asserting that Tanzania"s Zanzibar Island is not a place for Christians, suspected Muslim extremists threw acid on a 60-year-old Catholic priest on Friday (13th September), sources said.

Rev Joseph Anselmo Mwangamba stepped outside

17th September, 2013

Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has warned the United States and European Union not to be "over-optimistic" about Burma and said the Asian nation is not yet a democracy, despite sweeping reforms after decades

16th September, 2013

Around 40 people have been injured in Vietnam during a protest against the three month detention of two Catholics on minor charges.

The protest on 4th September in Nghi Phuong, south of Hanoi, was a response

14th September, 2013

The swift conviction of a Christian for "proselytising" in Morocco last week shows a harsher reality than the moderate face the country presents to the West, sources said.

13th September, 2013

BosNewsLife (with STEFAN J BOS)

Nigerian authorities are investigating the killings of Christian family members by Muslim fighters and the kidnapping of Nigeria's second-highest ranking Anglican leader, Archbishop Ignatius Kattey.

The latest wave

12th September, 2013

The Catholic Church in Australia has joined its voice with those protesting the Coalition Government's planned cuts to foreign aid, likening the cuts to a rich man chasing a beggar to recover crumbs from




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