Gunmen Kill at Least 35 Coptic Christians in Egypt

05/26/2017 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that multiple masked gunmen attacked a caravan of Coptic Christians traveling to the Monastery of St. Samuel the Confessor in Minya province, Egypt. Minya province is approximately 140 miles south of Cairo. Sources told ICC that two buses and two other vehicles…

Illinois Eighth-Grader Prohibited From Delivering God-Centered Speech, Prayer at Graduation

christiannews.net/2017/05/20/illinois-eighth-grader-prohibited-from-delivering-god-centered-speech-at-graduation/ Heather Clark 5/20/2017 AKIN, Ill. — An eighth-grader in Illinois was recently prohibited from delivering a speech and a prayer during his graduation ceremony due to their religious content. Seth Clark, the salutatorian at Akin Grade School, instead presented his message and invocation across the street following the service. According to reports, Clark submitted his speech…

Eastern Uganda Pastor’s Farm & Church Building Destroyed

A pastor in eastern Uganda is without his home, farm and church building after Muslim extremists armed with swords and clubs rampaged through his property on March 27, he said.

The band of nine Muslims, who also carried blunt metal objects, were shouting the jihadist slogan “Allah Akbar [God is greater]” as they invaded pastor Christopher James Kalaja’s land in Nakabale village, Kaderuna Sub-County, he told Morning Star News.