China (International Christian Concern) – After local authorities raided a house church in China’s Chongqing on March 21, 2021 during its service, they returned three days later to remove the church’s property. On March 21, Yuzhong District Ethnic and Religious Affairs...
The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith responds in the negative to the possibility of imparting a blessing to unions of same-sex couples, noting that it “does not imply a judgment on persons” involved. The Church does not have...
Reports from China indicate that slaves who make many of our products are victims of torture, rape, forced abortions and sterilizations, organ harvesting, and summary execution. These include religious products: rosaries, crosses, inspirational plaques with Bible verses. Your refrigerator...
A letter from David Curry, CEO Open Doors When I visited Beijing recently, I found that I was constantly under the cold eyes of CCTV cameras. I couldn’t be sure my hotel room wasn’t bugged. It’s what some Christians in...
On this episode of American Thought Leaders, Jan Jekielek talks with Kelly Shackelford President and Chief Counsel of First Liberty Institute, America’s largest legal firm focused exclusively on safeguarding religious freedom. From the Soviet Union to Communist China, one of...
The newest edition of the movement to transform the United States into something it never was intended to be comes in the form of the Secular Democrats of America. A group comprising, most notably, of the 14 members of...
A leading LGBT activist group is calling for the Biden administration to create accreditation regulations of religious schools that would enforce acceptance of so-called transgender rights. The pro-LGBT Human Rights Campaign (HRC) issued its list of policy priorities for the...
The Be Heard Project is a voice for the persecuted Church. Through law, public policy, and grassroots action, we amplify your voice to demand that world governments respect the most basic human rights and human dignity of persecuted believers. BE...
WASHINGTON, DC – Its 2020 Annual Report on international freedom of religion has been made available to the public by the USCIRF. Various media reports have created confusion concerning the publication, with some referring to it as “the 2019...
In its annual report released in April of 2020 the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) identified 14 countries of particular concern, including Burma, China, India, Iran, North Korea, and Syria.
Jonathan Morris and Guy Benson disagree with a call from some Democrats including Beto O'Rourke (D) and Julian Castro (D), 2020 candidates for president, to remove churches' tax-exempt status if they don't support same-sex marriage. Watch the latest video at...
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said he is 'appalled' at the ongoing persecution of Christians. One of the countries clamping down is China. Churches continue to be closed, and Christians have been arrested because of their faith. That is...
Family Research Council President Tony Perkins on the GOP’s health care bill and President Trump’s executive order aimed at increasing religious freedom.
A report by two U.S.-based religious freedom groups says anti-Christian persecution is on the rise in America. The joint report by Texas-based Liberty Institute and Washington-based Family Research Council says groups like the American Civil Liberties Union aren’t the only...