8th April, 2013

Family, friends and members of the Saddleback Valley Community Church in Lake Forest, California, mourned the loss of Matthew Warren - youngest son of The Purpose Driven Life author, Pastor Rick Warren, and his

4th April, 2013

PICTURE: Siarhei Fedarenka/www.istockphoto.com


Global church bodies have welcomed the world's first

2nd April, 2013

Christians in Vietnam's Central Highlands faced suffering on Good Friday as anti-Christian villagers and security forces killed at least one church leader and injured several families, local believers and rights activists said.

In the latest known

28th March, 2013

Christian Television Australia's Easter special, Forgiven People , will look at the issue of forgiveness through the story of three Australians who speak about their "dark past and their spiritual journey to a more positive lifestyle".


25th March, 2013

Baptist World Aid Australia will increase its focus and funding on preparing communities for the impact of disasters before they happen it was announced today.

The organisation, which says the move represents an "historic

22nd March, 2013

Dozens of people have been killed in a series of explosions that rocked a bus station in the Christian neighborhood of Nigeria's northern city of Kano.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the five

21st March, 2013

Iranian authorities have released on bail three members of the evangelical Church of Iran who were detained on charges linked to their Christian activities, BosNewsLife learned on Wednesday, 20th March.

Surush Saraie, Mohammad Roghangir and Massoud

20th March, 2013

PICTURE: Courtesy of The Exodus Foundation

A survey of Sydney's inner city homeless

19th March, 2013

The first ever Council of Churches has been formed in Egypt following a year of discussion and meetings.

The five founding member churches include the Coptic Orthodox Church, the Catholic Church, the Evangelical (Presbyterian) Church,

18th March, 2013

Negotiations on the first global arms trade treaty represent an "historic opportunity" to reduce armed violence around the world, according to Act for Peace, the international aid agency of the National Council of Churches in Australia.

15th March, 2013

Jim Mellado has been appointed the new president and chief executive of child development and advocacy agency Compassion International following the retirement of Dr Wess Stafford.

Mr Mellado, who takes up his new position

13th March, 2013

Wyn Finlayson with some of the jam she makes to raise money for Compassion Australia. PICTURE: Compassion

12th March, 2013

UK-based rights group Christian Solidarity Worldwide has commended Ladies in White, a non-violent women's protest movement based in Cuba.

The Damas de Blanco (Ladies in White) comprises the wives and other female relatives

11th March, 2013

The conclave to elect the next Pope was announced late last week as beginning on Tuesday 12th March, 2013, ending much speculation since the cardinals gathered.

The 115 cardinal-electors within the 1.2 billion strong Roman

8th March, 2013

ESCAPING WAR: Syrian women, some carrying children, cross into Jordan from southern Syria. PICTURE: UNHCR/N Daoud




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