Hungary Pledges To Accept Limited Number Of Persecuted Christians









By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife reporting from Budapest, Hungary BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Hungary's anti-migration government says it wants to shelter a limited number of Christians facing persecution after mounting criticism that this heavily Catholic and Protestant nation is closing its borders to most refugees.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Sentences Christian Couple To Death (Update)


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

picturesISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Pakistani court sentenced an impoverished Christian couple to death for "blasphemy against Islam" on Friday, April 4, just days after another Christian was told he would be executed on similar charges, an advocacy official involved in the case told BosNewsLife.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan 'Blasphemy Girl' Rimsha Masih in Canada


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

RimshanowISLAMABAD/TORONTO (BosNewsLife)-- A mentally challenged Christian girl who was detained in Pakistan on charges of 'blasphemy against Islam' was in Canada Monday, July 1, after earlier fleeing to Norway, a Christian official with close knowledge about the operation told BosNewsLife.

Pakistan Detains Christian Worker For Blasphemy


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife) -- A Christian worker was without his wife and five children Saturday, October 27, as Pakistani police sent him to jail on "false" charges of "blasphemy" against Islam, a rights group said.

NEWS ALERT: Controversy Over Whereabouts Pakistani Christian 'Blasphemy Girl'


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

ISLAMABAD/OSLO (BosNewsLife)-- There was controversy, Wednesday, October 10, over the whereabouts of a mentally challenged Pakistani Christian girl who has been charged with "blasphemy against Islam", after some Pakistani and Norwegian officials played down reports she had fled with family members to Norway.

Pakistani Christians Protest Burning Church and Disappearance Girl


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

LAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- Christian rights activists and their supporters took to the streets of Pakistan's second largest city Lahore Sunday, September 23, to protest the burning of a Lutheran church by Muslims angry over a U.S.-made anti-Islam film, and the disappearance of a Christian girl.

BREAKING NEWS: Muslim Mob Burns Pakistan Church Complex In Film Protests; Several Injured


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

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- Thousands of Muslims burned down a Lutheran church as well as its school and adjacent homes in Pakistan Friday, September 21, injuring several Christians in violent protests against an anti-Islam film that elsewhere killed dozens of Pakistanis, church sources and rights activists told BosNewsLife.