Persecuted Coptic Church: ‘Trusting God, Surviving, Thriving’ (Column)


By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Columnist

stmaryCAIRO, EGYPT (BosNewsLife Columns)-- As 2015 drew to a close, church leaders were expressing grave concerns about the future of Christianity in the Middle East. But such fears might be exaggerated, claims a writer for a British Christian website.

India Frees Nun, Priest From Northern Jail


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

NEW DELHI, INDIA (BosNewsLife)-- A priest and nun who spent 24 days in a northern Indian jail on charges of violating environmental legislation say the experience helped them understand the plight of prisoners in this predominantly Hindu nation.