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Every Six Minutes a Christian Dies for Their Faith Making Christianity the Most Persecuted Religion in the World

Islam11/4/2017 8:00:00 AM
Contact: Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Christians to gather in prayer and public witness in front of the White House for the persecuted church.Group to gather Sunday, November 5 at 3:00 P.M. on Pennsylvania Ave. NW in front of the White House.November 5 is the "International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church." Below is a link to our Facebook Event page: www.facebook.com/events/137699060312410/The group will pray for the pe Source: Christian Defense Coalition

Terror in New York City: Billy Graham Rapid Response Team Chaplains Offer Comfort Following Deadly Attack

Islam11/2/2017 9:11:00 AM
Contact: Erik Ogren, 704-401-2117, eogren@bgea.orgCHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 2, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Billy Graham Rapid Response Team chaplains are on the ground in New York City following Tuesday's terror attack that resulted in eight deaths and injured several others before the assailant was shot and apprehended by authorities. The attack is being called the deadliest in New York City since Sept. 11, 2001. "When we see terror attacks and the murder of innocent people, the pa Source: Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

Pray for the Persecuted Church -- Nov 5th and 12th

Islam10/30/2017 2:00:00 AM
Contact: Wendy Wright, Christian Freedom International, 800-323-CARE WASHINGTON, Oct. 30, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Christian Freedom International is offering a free resource kit for churches to participate in the International Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church. This annual event held on the first and second Sundays of November raises awareness of the persecution and oppression Christians around the world experience for their faith in Jesus Christ. This year, violence agains Source: Christian Freedom International

Judicial Watch: Grieving Father Sues Secretaries of Defense and Army to Award Purple Heart to Sgt. Joshua A. Berry for Injuries He Sustained in 2009 Terrorist Attack at Fort Hood, Texas

Islam10/26/2017 10:34:02 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch today announced it filed a lawsuit on behalf of Howard M. Berry, the father of the late U.S. Army Sgt. Joshua A. Berry, against the Secretaries of Defense and Army to award the Purple Heart to Sgt. Berry for injuries sustained in the 2009 international terrorist attack at Fort Hood, Texas (Howard M. Berry v. Ryan D. McCarthy, Acting Secretary of the Army and James Mattis Source: Judicial Watch

US House to Vote on Tightening Sanctions Against Iran and Hizballah

Islam10/25/2017 4:58:05 AM
Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, Media@LC.org; Press Kit     WASHINGTON, Oct. 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The U.S. House of Representatives will vote today on the Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act and the Hizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017, both of which address the dangerous aggression of Iran and its terrorist organization, Hizballah.  The Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sancti Source: Liberty Counsel

Christian Persecution Spikes

Islam10/20/2017 5:34:04 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a new report on Christian persecution:  All across the nation, students are learning about genocide committed in the twentieth century, yet most know next to nothing about genocide taking place right now. That's partly because the victims are Christians: many academics and journa Source: Catholic League

Religion and Morality Reconsidered

Islam10/19/2017 6:20:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on two new surveys on religion and morality: A survey by Statista reveals that in Belgium 68 percent of the people believe that religion does more harm than good: Germany, Spain, Australia, Sweden, and Great Britain all top 60 percent. No nation disagrees with this conclusion more than Japan; Source: Catholic League

Literacy Program Opens Doors for Some of Asia's Impoverished Laborer Families

Islam10/16/2017 9:12:00 AM
One of thousands of women taught to read and write tells how GFA-supported initiative 'made my dream come true'   Contact: GFA Press Office, 972-300-3379, pressrelations@gfa.org   WILLS POINT, Texas, Oct. 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- It was a dream come true for a 50-year-old woman living in a village in northern India when she wrote her own name for the first time--a milestone made possible by GFA (Gospel for Asia) and its field partners as part of their efforts to improve Source: InChrist Communicatinos

Christian Concern Intervenes to Protect Europe from Sharia Law

Islam10/13/2017 6:24:05 AM
Contact: Tim Dieppe, 020 3327 1120; Andrea Minichiello Williams, 07712 591 164; both with Christian Concern   LONDON, Oct. 13, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Christian Concern has intervened in a case concerning the application of sharia law in Europe.   The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights is set to rule on a case concerning the application of sharia law to a dispute between Greek citizens who are Muslims.   The ruling will determine whether sharia law can Source: Christian Concern

'Help a Jew--Help the Holy Land' Launches as Charitable Legal Organization

Islam10/9/2017 10:00:00 AM
Contact: Anatoly Gakenberg, 512-298-2898, anatoly.gakenberg@helpajew.com AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 9, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The legal charity is helping Jews denied the right to make "Aliyah" return to Israel amid a global trend of growing numbers of Jews moving to Israel in fulfillment of biblical prophecies. Jerusalem, Israel It's a 2,000-year-old dream, and an even older prophecy. Source: Troy Anderson

Coptic Solidarity Hosts 2nd Annual Modern Coptic Martyrs Remembrance Day

Islam10/2/2017 1:00:00 AM
Contact: Lindsay Griffin, 801-512-1713, coptadvocacy@copticsolidarity.org WASHINGTON, Oct. 2, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Coptic Solidarity encourages individuals worldwide who care about religious freedom to join us on October 5 to commemorate Modern Coptic Martyrs who have made the ultimate sacrifice for their faith. The commemoration event will be hosted in the US Capitol Building, room H-137 at 1:30 2:30 p.m. and is open to the public and press. Confirmed speakers include: US Rep Source: Coptic Solidarity

As North Korea Provokes, IRD Examines Christianity & National Security

Islam9/28/2017 6:27:02 AM
"There is so much confusion across the spectrum among Christians about how to address their faith on global statecraft and the deployment of power." -- IRD President and Providence Editor Mark Tooley Contact: Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 202-413-5639 cell, jwalton@TheIRD.org WASHINGTON, Sept. 28, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- As North Korea tests nuclear weapons and launches missiles in defiance of international sanctions, the Institute on Religion & Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy

Israeli Mayors Encourage US to Stop Funding Terrorism

Islam9/22/2017 6:49:00 AM
Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, Media@LC.org; Press Kit WASHINGTON, Sept. 22, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- A letter on behalf of 24 Israeli mayors representing 450,000 residents of Judea and Samaria was sent to U.S. Senator Tom Cotton to encourage U.S. Senators to pass the Taylor Force Act. This bill, which will defund the Palestinian Authority (PA) until its ceases payments and benefits that reward terrorists and their families for terroristic acts against Israel and the United Source: Liberty Counsel

Releases Today -- NY Times Best-Selling Author Jonathan Cahn Debuts 'The Paradigm'

Islam9/19/2017 5:33:02 AM
'The Paradigm: The Ancient Blueprint That Holds the Mystery of Our Times' May Be Cahn's Most Astounding Book Yet Contact: Beth Harrison, 610-584-1096 ext 104; Deborah Hamilton, 610-584-1096 ext 102 NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Cahn is releasing his much-anticipated new book today titled, "The Paradigm: The Ancient Blueprint That Holds the Mystery of Our Times" (Purchase at www.TheParadigmMystery.com). The book may be Rab Source: Hamilton Strategies

Legacy 2018 - Liberty to the Captives

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Horizons International invites you to attend Legacy 2018: A Conference about Missions, Muslims, and the Heart of God. May 31st - June 2, 2018 in Dearborn, Michigan Contact: Cassidy, 303-442-3333 DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 11, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- If you have a heart to reach the nations for Christ, this conference is for you. Legacy will challenge, inspire, and equip you for ministry whether in your neighborhood or around the world. Learn from our all-star lineup of speakers with Source: Horizons International