Ethnic Fulani Muslim herdsman. (Wikipedia)

Pastor, More than 70 Christians Killed in Plateau State, Nigeria

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Gunmen killed a church pastor and more than 70 other Christians in Plateau state in the past month, sources said. Setting fire to church buildings and houses in attacks that continued this week, Fulani Muslim herdsmen on May 2 killed the Rev. Luka Gwom of the Church of Christ in […]

Iranian Revolutionary Guard in 2012 military parade in Tehran. (Wikipedia)

Authorities in Iran Increase Pressure on U.S-Iranian Pastor Saeed Abedini, Advocate Says

ISTANBUL, Turkey (Morning Star News) – Iranian authorities over the past month have increased pressure on imprisoned U.S.-Iranian pastor Saeed Abedini by threatening to keep him in prison indefinitely, a legal advocate said. Authorities seem to be taking a “carrot-and-stick” approach to Abedini – burying him under a mountain of new, petty charges while promising him […]

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

The Rev. Peter Yein Reith. (Morning Star News)

South Sudanese Church Leaders Jailed in Sudan Charged, Could Face Death Penalty

JUBA, South Sudan (Morning Star News) – Sudanese authorities have charged two South Sudanese pastors under laws that call for the death penalty, their attorney said. National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) officials have charged the Rev. Yat Michael and the Rev. Peter Yein Reith (also transliterated as Peter Yen Reith) with undermining the constitutional system […]

Spotlight

Nimai Rabha, beaten in attack in Assam state, India. (Morning Star News)

Hindu Extremist Attack in Assam State, India Depletes Village of Christians

NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) – Church members have fled a village in … [Read More...]

Islamic State representative in Libya addresses viewers in video. (Screen-save Morning Star News)

Islamic State Warns Those Who Refuse Islam Will Die like Ethiopians in Libya Video

ISTANBUL, Turkey (Morning Star News) – In a video showing the cruel … [Read More...]

The body of Nauman Masih, 14, at his funeral. (The Voice Society)

Police in Pakistan Deny Christian Youth’s Statement on Who Attacked, Killed Him

LAHORE, Pakistan (Morning Star News) – A Christian boy in Pakistan told … [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 […]