Kazakhstan Acquits Pastor; Azerbaijan Church Threatened With Closure

By BosNewsLife News Center in Budapest

ASTANA/BAKU/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- Kazakhstan's Supreme Court has acquitted an evangelical pastor on charges of "severe damage to health due to negligenceā€ after praying for an ill man, but devoted Christians in another former Soviet republic, Azerbaijan, were awaiting whether a high court would ban their church, BosNewsLife learned Saturday, June 30

Egypt Christians 'Killed' After Election Morsi

By BosNewsLife Africa Service with BosNewsLife's Chief International Correspondent Stefan J. Bos

CAIRO, EGYPT (BosNewsLife)-- Native Christian missionaries in Egypt remained concerned Saturday, June 30, saying at least two fellow believers were killed by suspected Islamists since Mohammed Morsi was declared the country's president.

NEWS ALERT: Cuban Christian Activist Caballero Arrives In US

By BosNewsLife Americas Service

MIAMI/HAVANA (BosNewsLife)-- A prominent Christian rights activist and independent journalist from Cuba is spending her first weekend in freedom after arriving in the United States to escape reported persecution at home, her supporters confirmed.

NEWS ALERT: Hundreds 'Accept Christ' At Cuba's First Evangelistic Outdoor Rally

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

SANTA LUCIA, CUBA (BosNewsLife)-- Some 10,000 people attended Cuba's first evangelistic outdoor rally in decades with many accepting Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior at the event, where a huge storm miraculously passed, an evangelical aid and mission group said Thursday, June 28.

Church 'Prays' That Egypt's Morsi Keeps Promise

By BosNewsLife Middle East Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

CAIRO, EGYPT (BosNewsLife)-- The acting head of Egypt's Coptic Catholic Church pledged Wednesday to pray that the country's Islamic president-elect Mohammed Morsi will develop a democratic society that will respect rights of everyone, including minority Christians.