Persecuted Bible Translators To Receive Special Printing Equipment


By BosNewsLife News Center

ORLANDO/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- One of the world’s leading Bible translation groups says it is introducing technology to "keep Bible translators safe" in areas "where the church and Christians are in hiding due to intense persecution."

Released Colombia Guerrilla Leader Searching For Murdered Pastor’s Widow

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BOGOTA, COLOMBIA (BosNewsLife)-- A guerrilla leader who was responsible for the murder of a Colombian pastor has been released from prison, and is now seeking to find the pastor's grieving widow, Christian rights investigators say. The killer returned to the remote community where Luz and her children were residing, telling neighbours that he wanted to find her, said Christian support group Voice Of the Martyrs Canada (VOMC).

The Dilemmas of Prayer (Column)

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By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Columnist

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA (BosNewsLife Columns)-- It is the kind of news that makes us praise God: a British Catholic newspaper reports from Algeria that Muslims in their thousands are seeking Bibles and turning up in church, wishing to learn about Christianity.

Ukraine Evangelicals "Persecuted, Killed" In Crimea


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent
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KIEV/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- One year after the annexation of the Crimean Peninsula by Russia, Ukrainian Christians say they are still facing persecution there by pro-Russian separatists who already killed several believers.

BosNewsLife MISSION WATCH: Papua Tribe To Receive New Testament After Decades Of Struggles


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

waxePORT MORESBY, PAPUA NEW GUINEA (BosNewsLife)-- A tribe in Papua New Guinea will for the first time receive the Bible's New Testament in its own language after more than three decades of translation work amid persecution and disappointments, missionaries told BosNewsLife Sunday, October 12.

BREAKING NEWS: Evangelicals Urge New Scotland After Voters Reject Independence (News Watch)


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

staff-fred-drummondLONDON, BRITAIN (BosNewsLife)-- The Evangelical Alliance Scotland (EAS) urged the nation on Friday, September 19, to unite and build a new Scotland "with Christian values" after most voters rejected Scottish independence in a historic referendum.

BREAKING NEWS: 13 Crushed To Death At Evangelism Vigil In Angola


By BosNewsLife Africa Service with additional reporting by BosNewsLife's Paul Jongas in Africa and Stefan J. Bos at BosNewsLife News Center

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LUANDA/ABIDJAN (BosNewsLife)-- Up to 13 people were crushed to death and some 120 injured as they tried to enter an overcrowded stadium for an evangelism gathering of a Pentecostal church in Angola's capital Luanda, officials confirmed late Tuesday, January 1.