15th August, 2013

Christian Television Australia has announced plans to crowdsource some of the funding for its 2013 Christmas special.

The organisation has already commissioned Christian Multimedia to create a program which its hoped will air on

14th August, 2013

An American Christian missionary imprisoned in North Korea is in "deteriorating health" and has been moved from a prison labor camp to a hospital, his family said in comments monitored by BosNewsLife this week.

Kenneth Bae,

13th August, 2013

Anglican Church agency MU Australia has issued a statement "deploring the inhumane manner in which asylum seekers are being treated" and has called on the Federal Government to ensure asylum seekers are housed in "high standard"

11th August, 2013

Rights actvists expressed "deep concern" Friday over rising attacks against Egyptian Christians, after a Coptic Christian girl was shot and killed while walking home from a Bible class at her evangelical congregation.

The attacks prompted Pope

9th August, 2013

Ann Fogarty's story of how she came through the flames of the Ash Wednesday bushfireswas named the 2013 Australian Book of the Year at an awards ceremony in Melbourne last night.

Forged with Flames: A

7th August, 2013



7th August, 2013

An Iranian Christian convert has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment on what his supporters say are false charges linked to his evangelical church activities, local activists said this week.

Mohammad-Hadi (Mostafa) Bordbar, a 27-year-old resident

6th August, 2013

Former Deputy Prime MInister John Anderson, Wesley Mission Superintendent Rev Dr Keith Garner and former Federal Attorney-General Robert McClelland will take part in a panel discussion convened by the Australian Christian Lobby in the lead-up

6th August, 2013

One of the most well-known Christian leaders in China, Pastor Samuel Lamb, died on Saturday in Guangzhou, aged 88.

He had been arrested during one of the first big waves of persecution in Mao"s China

5th August, 2013

A tense calm returned to Vietnam's largest city on Friday after several people were injured in a violent government crackdown on Catholics praying for the resolution of land disputes, Christian rights activists said.

The troubles in

2nd August, 2013

Gary Regazzoli has announced his retirement from the position of chief executive of floating medical ministry Mercy Ships Australia.

Mr Regazzoli, who has been CEO for the past seven-and-a-half years, has spear-headed the Australian organisation's

1st August, 2013

Suspected terrorists from the Islamic extremist Boko Haram group set off four bombs that hit two churches in Kano city on Monday night, killing at least 45 people, sources said.

1st August, 2013

40 DAYS OF PRAYER: The 40 days runs from 6th August to 14th September.

31st July, 2013

As many as 14,000 people reportedly gathered in the northern Ugandan town of Kitgum last week to bid farewell to Sydney grandmother Irene Gleeson.

Meanwhile Ms Gleeson, who died from cancer in Sydney on

29th July, 2013

Pastor Rick Warren, pastor of Saddleback Church and author of the best-selling book, The Purpose Driven Life , returned to the pulpit on the weekend for the first time since the death of his son Matthew




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