5th February, 2016

World Vision Australia CEO Tim Costello has welcomed Australia's commitment of an additional $25 million for relief work in Syria and Iraq as a "good start" but said that the "scale of the tragedy in Syria"

5th February, 2016

The European Parliament has declared the violent campaign by the so-called Islamic State against Christians and other religious minorities to be genocide.

"Daesh commits genocide," according to the resolution passed on 4th February by a show

4th February, 2016

Samaritan’s Purse is expecting 15,000 Cambodian children to enrol in 'The Greatest Journey' evangelism and discipleship program following this season’s Operation Christmas Child shoebox distributions in that country.

In the last four months, more than 1,100 teachers

3rd February, 2016

In a pre-dawn raid on a predominantly Christian area in coastal Kenya on Sunday, Islamic extremist al-Shabaab rebels killed at least four Christians, beheading one of them, area sources said.

3rd February, 2016

Films should be rated according to tobacco use, according to the World Health Organization.

The WHO is calling on governments around the world to take "concrete steps" such introducing ratings for films with scenes depicting tobacco

2nd February, 2016

The World Council of Churches has welcomed the release of a declaration by Muslim leaders on the rights of religious minority groups in Muslim-majority countries.

The Marrakesh Declaration on the Rights of Religious Minorities in Predominantly

2nd February, 2016

Detail from one of the posters produced by the World Health Organization to educate people with regard to

2nd February, 2016

Twenty Protestant families have been forcibly displaced from their homes in western Mexico because of their faith after the government refused to prevent the deportations, an advocacy official told BosNewsLife last week.

“We are deeply concerned

2nd February, 2016

As many as 10,000 unaccompanied children have disappeared after entering Europe during the current migration crisis, EU police intelligence agency Europol has told The Observer .

The UK news organisation reports that a Europol official has told

1st February, 2016

Australia's National Day of Thanksgiving will now be known as the National Day of Thanks to avoid confusion with Thanksgiving Day in the US.

Organisers have announced they made the decision at a meeting in December.

29th January, 2016

The Australian Christian Lobby has called for the reform of advertising regulations, saying it takes too long for complaints to be dealt with given the short-term time frame of advertising campaigns.

The call follows the recent

29th January, 2016

Rev David Onubedo was visiting his hometown of Okene, Kogi state, when kidnapped. PICTURE: Morning Star News

28th January, 2016

The Geneva peace talks aimed at ending the Syrian civil war must "take into consideration" the needs of Christians, the Vatican has told the UN.

The talks - due to start on Friday and expected to

27th January, 2016

Muslim extremists from Sudan have been arrested in connection with the burning of a church building in South Sudan, sources said.


Members of the Sudanese Church of Christ

26th January, 2016

Former Australian Army chief David Morrison was named Australian of the Year for 2016 on Monday night in recognition of his commitment to gender equality, diversity and inclusion.

The former lieutenant-general, who retired in

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