Commissioners in a North Carolina county violated the First Amendment's Establishment Clause in the U.S. Constitution by opening their meetings with Christian prayer and inviting the audience to stand and join the activity, a federal appeals court ruled on July 14
A majority of practicing Christians in Britain feel marginalized by society because of their faith, based on the results of the Premier Christian Communications' State of Faith survey among almost 12,000 respondents.
Christians top Muslim and Hindu households when it comes to religious contributions from 2014 to 2015, according to data from the 72nd round of National Sample Survey on Household Expenditure on Services and Durable Goods which was extracted recently by researchers.
Coptic Orthodox Christian church leaders in Egypt have reportedly warned their followers about a security threat and have told them to cancel all their activities outside of the church in July, according to local sources on July 13.
Christians in India have joined thousands of people from other faiths in their chain of protests against mob violence stemming from Hindus' devotion to cows. This came after a teen Muslim was stabbed to death for allegedly eating beef.
A court in the United Kingdom has acquitted a Christian street preacher who was charged with harassing a same-sex couple in March. He had quoted the Bible when he spoke to them about homosexuality at the time.
Russell Moore, the head of the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, said he was disappointed after pastor and author Eugene Peterson expressed his agreement with same-sex marriage during an interview with Jonathan Merritt.
A Christian group has launched a rosary movement on Saturday to protest against what is described as America's first public Satanic monument which will be installed at Veterans Memorial Park in Belle Plaine, Minnesota.
The Islamic State militants who mercilessly killed 29 Coptic Christians in a bus attack in May had demanded that the surviving women renounce Jesus Christ. However, they stood firm on their faith and refused to obey the order.
Religious leaders in the Philippines have criticized Christian groups' efforts to include Bibles in the relief packs being distributed to residents who have fled the clashes between the Maute terrorist group and the government troops in Marawi City.
A poll commissioned by the Evangelical Alliance and other ComRes organizations has found that four out of 10 people think that believing climate change is an important and man-made worsening global issue can be equated to extremism.
A Christian teenager in Pakistan's eastern Punjab province has been detained and charged with blasphemy for allegedly releasing insulting comments against the Prophet Muhammad, according to a local police officer on July 16.
Pope Francis highlighted the dignity of a human being in his message to the delegates of the International Meeting of the World Movement of Christian Workers held in Avila, Spain, during its 50th founding anniversary.
The Trump administration's first few months has seen more Christian refugees entering the United States compared to their Muslim counterparts, the Pew Research Center has found after analyzing U.S. State Department refugee data.
Christian evangelical leaders surrounded U.S. President Donald Trump and laid their hands on his shoulders as they prayed over him at the Oval Office on July 10, as seen in a photo which was circulated online.
The more that terrorists persecute Coptic Christians and target them in deadly attacks, the more they cling to their faith and hold on to hope, according to an expert on the cause of the conflict in the Middle East.
A Christian university in Alabama has decided not to accept the anticipated $3 million annual budget allocation from a Baptist Convention next year after the latter opposed the school's proposal to establish a student organization that will discuss LGBT rights.