Led by the Christian Association of Nigeria, Christians went out and marched on the streets of Lagos, Akure, Osogbo and Ado-Ekiti. They held placards calling for an end to the murderous attacks.
There may be many remote villages in Nepal, but geography doesn't prevent Christians from spreading the Gospel. In fact, a study by mission organization WEC International revealed that Nepal has one of the fastest growing evangelical population in the world.
A new research showed that New Zealand is the Commonwealth country with the greatest religious freedom.
In a move hailed by Christians in the UK, the government has abandoned its plans to register and monitor Sunday schools as part of its counter terrorism efforts
A museum about persecuted Japanese Christians opened on April 1, 2018 in a large Catholic church in Nagasaki. The Oura church, Japan's oldest church, is also a candidate site for the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage list, reports Japan Times.
Christians in Algeria cry foul over the growing pressure against believers in the predominantly Muslim country.
Two separate church bombings last year in Alexandria and Tanta prompted the government to tighten its security and safeguard its citizens against further terror attacks. The church bombings left 47 people dead and many others injured has prompted Egypt to extend state of emergency.
Last week, several news sources, including The Guardian, reported a shocking comment allegedly made by Pope Francis. The Vatican quickly shifted into full-blown crisis management and scrambled to contain the fallout and take counteractive measures (see article in the National Catholic Reporter).
Korean missionaries might have one of the most dangerous jobs in the world. Stationed on China's northeastern border with North Korea, they put their lives at risk just to evangelize defectors
The Communist government of Cuba blocked the distribution of 17,000 NIV Bibles specifically printed for the island. Bíblica, a Bible publisher, revealed that Cuba sent back a shipment of thousands of New International Version Bibles to Miami, Florida in 2016, reports Breitbart.