Thatched huts in Aweil, South Sudan. (Kebreker at German-language Wikipedia)

Pastor in South Sudan Jailed, Lashed after Radical Muslims Threaten Him

JUBA, South Sudan (Morning Star News) – A Sudanese pastor in South Sudan was jailed and tortured for more than three months after Islamists who tried to kill him accused him of being a spy, sources said. Adam Haron, a 37-year-old convert from Islam and a native of West Darfur, Sudan, said Muslim extremists called him on […]

Nigerian troops. (Wikipedia)

Soldiers Kill Six Christians at Church in Kaduna State, Nigeria, Witnesses Say

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Upset that watchmen of a Catholic Church in Kaduna state on Sunday (March 8) set up a road-block as a security measure, Nigerian soldiers killed five church members, eyewitnesses said. Shortly after opening fire on St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Gidan-Waya, the soldiers shot and killed a Christian from another church as […]

Assyrians in Phoenix, Arizona protest Islamic State treatment of Assyrians in Syria. (AINA)

The Islamic State: Hastening the Apocalypse?

(Morning Star News) – Since summer 2014, the Islamist terrorist group ISIS – a.k.a. Islamic State – has devastated the political, geographic and combat landscape of the Middle East. At the same time, along with its ominous black banners, it has raised worrisome questions about the true nature of Islam. For the Middle East’s ancient […]

Breaking News

Lists of incidents against religious minorities at protest in New Delhi. (Act Now for Harmony and Democracy)

Incidents against Christians in India Jump 55 Percent Under Modi, EFI Figures Show

NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) – The number of incidents against Christians in India has increased 55 percent since Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi became prime minister in May 2014, according to figures from the Evangelical Fellowship of India (EFI). During a protest by religious minorities near India’s Parliament House on Thursday (March 19), rights activist and […]

Spotlight

Rajai-Shahr Prison in Karaj, outside Tehran. (Wikipedia)

Authorities in Iran Raid Christians’ Homes, Ask Them to Leave Country

ISTANBUL, Turkey (Morning Star News) – A Christian in Iran who received 80 … [Read More...]

One of the victims prays before he and 20 other men are killed. (Screen-save Morning Star News)

Egypt in Mourning as It Bombs Libyan Terrorist Targets after Beheading of Copts

ISTANBUL, Turkey (Morning Star News) – After months of indifference to … [Read More...]

Fellowship of Christian University Students facility confiscated by government. (Morning Star News)

Sudanese Air Force Bomb Kills Pregnant Christian Mother in Nuba Mountains, Sudan

JUBA, South Sudan (Morning Star News) – Sudan’s bombing of a civilian area … [Read More...]

Commentary & Analysis

Assyrians in Phoenix, Arizona protest Islamic State treatment of Assyrians in Syria. (AINA)

The Islamic State: Hastening the Apocalypse?

(Morning Star News) – Since summer 2014, the Islamist terrorist group ISIS – a.k.a. Islamic State – has devastated the political, geographic and combat landscape of the Middle East. At the same time, along with its ominous black banners, it has raised worrisome questions about the true nature of Islam. For the Middle East’s ancient […]

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