New Report: Church Paid People to Pretend God Healed Them

South African news channel SABC1 has done an investigative report on Pastor Alph Lukau and Alleluia Ministries International (AMI), the church where a man named “Elliot” was allegedly raised from the dead on February 24th, 2019. Although the incident has gone viral, with many mocking it, many others still believe in Lukau’s integrity and that the “miracle”… Read More

Egypt Approves 156 New Churches While Failing to Protect Christians

The Egyptian government just announced that it has approved 156 new churches and affiliated buildings for use in the country. This is means there are now 783 church buildings where Christians can legally meet. Despite this news, many believe that the government is paying lip service to the rights of Christians while doing little to actually defend… Read More

All the Ways Christians Are Observing Lent This Year

Giving up caffeine or Facebook for Lent is so 2015. These days, a hot trend for the 40-day pre-Easter period of reflection and repentance involves caring for God’s creation. Following the example of the Church of England, which encouraged members to give up single-use plastics during Lent last year, many American churches now recommend “fasting” from commonly discarded items such… Read More

40 Years Later, Iran’s Islamic Revolution Feels Threatened by House Churches

Hundreds of thousands of Iranians flooded streets nationwide on Monday, in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution.Current Issue Not present were dozens of Christians with no freedom of movement. “For 40 years, the Iranian government has harbored an intolerant view towards Christianity,” said Mansour Borji, advocacy director at Article18, a Christian human… Read More

Ukrainian Church Celebrates First Christmas Out From Under Russia’s Thumb

On Monday, January 7, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church held its first service after splitting from Russia. The New York Times reports that the break was made official on Jan 6 in Istanbul (still recognized by the Orthodox Church as Constantinople) when Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I gave a Tomos of Autocephaly to Metropolitan Epifaniy, the Ukrainian Church’s new leader. “Today, our Orthodox… Read More

Cherubim And Seraphim Church To Establish University At Omu Aran Kwara

The proposed university(Moses Orimolade University) was being spearheaded and would be financed by the C&S Movement Church Worldwide. Adeoti described the church’s intervention in education sectors as very timely, saying the current tertiary institutions in the country, especially universities, were inadequate.  He said that they could not match the exponential growth of the country’s population.… Read More

Almost 700 Catholic Clergy in Illinois Accused of Sexual Abuse

The attorney general for the state of Illinois has revealed findings from an ongoing investigation into the Catholic Church and has accused almost 700 clergy members of sexually abusing children. This number is much higher than the church’s own initial estimate of 185. “By choosing not to thoroughly investigate allegations, the Catholic Church has failed… Read More