China Postpones Trial Of Detained Evangelical Pastor

By BosNewsLife Asia Service

YQX017_BishopBEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- Chinese authorities have "indefinitely postponed" the trial date of an evangelical pastor who has been detained on charges that supporters link to his effective work as a church leader. Pastor Zhang Shaojie’s trial date, which had been set for February 21, was previously already postponed twice in recent weeks, trial lawyers said.

BREAKING NEWS: China Detains Dozens Of Church Workers, Pastor

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

policenowBEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- A major Christian church in China's central Henan province was "paralyzed" Sunday, November 17, after its pastor, his sisters and dozens of church workers were detained, local Christians told BosNewsLife.

China Releases US Preacher; Local Christians Receive Prison Terms

By BosNewsLife Asia Service

BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- Well-known American church leader Dennis Balcombe was back at his evangelical church in Hong Kong Sunday, April 28, following a turbulent week in mainland China where he was held by police after a raid on a house church gathering.

China Church Raided, Pastors Missing

By Marshall Ramsey II, BosNewsLife International Correspondent

BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- Two foreign pastors, one from the United States and the other from Russia, remained missing Thursday, October 14, after they were detained along with their translator in China's Henan province during a police raid on a Chinese house church, a well-informed advocacy group said.