By Linda Bordoni SAN SALVADOR/VATICAN CITY (BosNewsLife)-- The Catholic Church in El Salvador says a notorious criminal gang has killed priest Cecilio Perez Cruz because...
By BosNewsLife News Center WASHINGTON DC, USA (BosNewsLife)-- An influential United States-based Christian rights groups has warned of increased persecution of Christians in "many Islamic countries" and said that even in India, often described as the world's "largest democracy", believers faced the worst violence in recent years.
By BosNewsLife Americas Service MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (BosNewsLife)-- Local authorities in southern Mexico have threatened to cut water supplies to additional evangelical Christian families because they refuse to actively participate in traditional religious Catholic ceremonies, investigators said Tuesday, April 29.
By BosNewsLife Americas Service WASHINGTON, USA (BosNewsLife)-- The frail American evangelist Billy Graham, 93, has been admitted to a North Carolina hospital for an infection in his lungs, his spokesman confirmed Sunday, August 12.
By BosNewsLife Americas Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos WASHINGTON, USA (BosNewsLife)-- A group of Christian volunteers, community leaders and emergency professionals urged churches in the U.S. eastern coastal regions on Friday, August 26, to evacuate their buildings and homes amid concerns Hurricane Irene will be the most powerful storm in decades.
By BosNewsLife Americas Service with BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos HAVANA, CUBA (BosNewsLife)-- There was international disappointment Monday, February 1, that the leader of a growing network of independent churches in Cuba has been denied the right to appeal his six-year prison sentence by the Supreme Tribunal in Havana.
By Joseph C. DeCaro, BosNewsLife North America Correspondent WASHINGTON, USA (BosNewsLife)-- A pending bill that bars government funding for non-profits having religious requirements in their hiring process is a "serious assault" on faith-based charities, according to the senior vice president of the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) in the United States.
By BosNewsLife North America Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos LOS ANGELES, USA (BosNewsLife)-- Michael Jackson, who became known as 'the king of pop', has died of cardiac arrest at the age of 50.
By George Whitten, BosNewsLife Senior International Correspondent HAVANA, CUBA (BosNewsLife)-- A well-known church leader in Cuba has been unexpectedly detained on trumped up charges of "offensive behavior" and "threats" a Christian human rights organization said Friday, September 3.
By Mary Priddy, BosNewsLife Special Correspondent reporting from the United States HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA (BosNewsLife)-- More than half of Americans no longer consider Christianity as the nation's main religion while one in three Christians say "Jesus sinned while He was on earth," a new study claims.