Bauchi state, Nigeria. (Himalayan Explorer based on work by Uwe Dedering, Creative Commons)

Christian Properties Attacked over Blasphemy Allegations in Nigeria

ABUJA, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Muslim youths searching for a Christian woman alleged to have blasphemed the prophet of Islam set homes and shops ablaze on Friday (May 20) in northeast Nigeria, sources said. The Muslims destroyed the Christian-owned properties in Katanga, Bauchi state after rumors began that a medical staff member of the Warji […]

Malakachomo Revival church of God in eastern Uganda was destroyed on May 6, 2022. (Morning Star News)

Muslim Villagers Destroy Church Building and Pastor’s House

NAIROBI (Morning Star News) – Muslims furious that an Islamic leader and his wife put their faith in Christ destroyed a pastor’s house and church building in eastern Uganda on May 6, sources said. After Sheikh Musyoya Anasi and his wife accepted Christ the morning of May 6, that same afternoon Muslims wielding machetes and clubs […]

Site of the first national congress of the Chinese Communist Party. (Pyzhou, Creative Commons)

Online Crackdown Threatens Christians in China

(Morning Star News) – Unregistered house churches that have relied on online gatherings and teaching to survive the COVID-19 pandemic and persecution will have that option taken away under draconian measures taking effect on March 1, sources said. Churches, seminaries and other ministries have been shaken by the government announcement on Dec. 20 that all […]

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Christians Accuse Policeman in India of Destroying Church Building

NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) – After months of appeals to officials in central India, Christians are still awaiting action against a police officer alleged to have burned down a church building and threatened them with false charges if they continue worshiping, sources said. In Chhattisgarh state’s Kistaram village, Konta District, Sub-Inspector Bhavesh Shende on Feb. […]

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Online Crackdown Threatens Christians in China

(Morning Star News) – Unregistered house churches that have relied on online gatherings and teaching to survive the COVID-19 pandemic and persecution will have that option taken away under draconian measures taking effect on March 1, sources said. Churches, seminaries and other ministries have been shaken by the government announcement on Dec. 20 that all […]