Tag : Chinese Christian
Christian title : Chinese Christians Ordered to Replace Pictures of Jesus With Xi Jinping - Or Lose Poverty Relief Quota
summary : Thousands of Christians in an impoverished Chinese village were told to replace their posters of Jesus Christ and other religious imagery with photographs of Chinese President Xi Jinping -- or lose their quota from the poverty-relief fund.
date : Nov 15, 2017 10:47 AM EST
Derek Lam title : Chinese Christian Says He Will Never Fulfill Dream of Becoming Pastor Because 'I Won't Make Jesus Subservient to Xi Jinping'
summary : August 25, 2017: A Chinese pro-democracy activist has shared how he will never be able to fulfill his dream of becoming a pastor because he refuses to "Jesus subservient to Xi Jinping" and urged Christians worldwide to pray for believers in his country as they " seek to find light amid the sea of darkness descending upon us."
date : Aug 25, 2017 05:30 PM EDT
Pope Francis title : Pope Francis 'Loves China', Hopes to Heal Strained Relationship Between Vatican and Communist Country
summary : August 4, 2017: Pope Francis has said he "loves China" and hopes the Vatican and the Communist country can heal their strained relationship, Chinese media has quoted a Vatican official as saying.
date : Aug 04, 2017 09:47 AM EDT
Underground Church in China title : Why China Should Repair Damaged Relations with the Vatican
summary : A 65-year-long split between China and the Vatican may finally be getting repaired. Hong Kong Cardinal John Tong recently indicated that there might be an agreement over the thorniest issue between the two sides - Vatican's right to appoint its own bishops in China.
date : May 17, 2017 08:30 AM EDT
China title : Chinese Christian Woman Falsely Accused of Participating in 'Cult', Remains Imprisoned
summary : A Chinese Christian woman has been accused of belonging to a cult she has no association with and detained for nearly four months despite the pleas of her family.
date : Apr 24, 2017 12:53 PM EDT
China title : Chinese Christian Arrested for Printing Religious Materials, Devotionals Facing Criminal Sentencing
summary : A Christian leader in China's southern Guangdong province arrested for printing religious materials faces criminal sentencing after standing trial today, a persecution watchdog has revealed.
date : Oct 18, 2016 10:35 AM EDT
Christians in China gather for worship. title : Christians In China To Experience A Greater Degree Of Persecution With Tougher Rules Implemented
summary : True Christians in China are not getting a respite as the rate of persecution increases with the introduction of tougher rules this month.
date : Oct 04, 2016 12:13 PM EDT
China title : Two Christian Camp Leaders Detained by Chinese Authorities for 'Brainwashing and Indoctrinating Minors'
summary : Christian camp leaders in China's northwestern Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region were detained by Communist authorities and imprisoned for nearly two weeks for "indoctrinating minors with superstitious beliefs."
date : Sep 13, 2016 10:25 AM EDT
China title : Chinese Government Uses Harassment, Raids To Force Guangdong House Church Closure
summary : Following harassment from local police and ongoing raids, a landlord in China's southern Guangdong province was forced to terminate his contract with a house church.
date : Sep 08, 2016 10:40 AM EDT
China title : Chinese Parents 'Begging' Schools to Teach Children About Jesus As Gospel Continues to Spread
summary : Despite the ongoing persecution of Christians in China, the Gospel continues to spread at an unprecedented rate, as an increasing number of parents are "begging" teachers to teach their children about Jesus.
date : Sep 06, 2016 12:52 PM EDT
China title : Chinese Pastor Imprisoned for Faith Thanks God for Using 'Special Method' to Give Him 'Gift' of Rest
summary : A pastor imprisoned for his faith in China's central Guizhou province has revealed he is thankful for his incarceration because it has allowed him to draw closer to God and "better listen to the Lord's voice."
date : Jul 27, 2016 10:00 AM EDT
China Church Cross Removal Protests title : Protests Spring Up as China Continues Cross Demolition on Churches, Arrests Christians: ‘These Charges Are False’
summary : Police in China have detained seven members of a Christian church on charges of embezzlement and other suspected crimes. A lawyer representing one of the members claimed that they resisted a government campaign to take down their church’s cross.
date : Aug 05, 2015 06:31 AM EDT
Beyond Dreams - In Love title : Jeremy Lin to Speak at ‘Beyond Dreams’ Beijing Charity Concert, Fundraising For Orphans; TV Broadcast to Reach 100 Million Chinese
summary : NBA All-Star Jeremy Lin is scheduled to appear on Aug. 8 alongside other famous artists from Hong Kong, Taiwan, and China in a charity event in Beijing entitled “Beyond Dreams.” The event will be hosted by the POP’s Foundation, which is headed by Silicon Valley entrepreneur Ken Yeung.
date : Jul 29, 2015 02:26 AM EDT
China Cross Demolition title : Christians in China Replace Crosses at Great Personal Risk as Government Takes Them Down
summary : Christians in China’s Zhejiang province have challenged local authorities of the Communist Party by putting back crosses knocked down in the government’s campaign. The cross is considered a traditional symbol of Christianity.
date : Jun 10, 2015 01:23 PM EDT
China Removal of Crosses from Churches title : Report: Government-sanctioned Persecution of Christians in China Increased Drastically in 2014
summary : Texas-based nonprofit group China Aid Association has released a report on Tuesday, indicating that persecution against Christians in China has increased significantly from the Chinese government.
date : Apr 22, 2015 11:54 AM EDT
China Removal of Crosses from Churches title : Chinese Pastor Sentenced to One Year in Prison after Raising Questions about Cross Removals
summary : A Christian pastor questioned authorities in eastern China on why churches were being forced to remove crosses from their rooftops. Now his lawyer said that the government has sentenced him to one year in prison for raising that issue.
date : Mar 25, 2015 01:13 AM EDT
Yuan Zhiming and Chai Ling title : Tiananmen Dissidents: Chinese Pastor Yuan Zhiming Repents of Extramarital Affair, But Christian Activist Chai Ling Accuses Him of Rape
summary : Yuan Zhiming, a prominent voice in the global Chinese Christian community, has resigned from his ministry and asked for forgiveness after he was accused of raping fellow activist and Christian Chai Ling.
date : Mar 03, 2015 06:51 PM EST
China Great Wall title : FEBC Celebrates 70 Years of Bringing the Gospel to China
summary : The Far East Broadcasting Co. is celebrating 70 years of bringing the Gospel of Jesus Christ to China in an online video.
date : Jan 21, 2015 05:18 PM EST
AirAsia Tragedy title : Final Moments of Doomed AirAsia Flight Involved 'Unbelievably' Steep Climb
summary : Investigators may have found the crash site of AirAsia Flight QZ8501, based on the wreckage and bodies recovered so far. However, radar-based data indicated that the plane may have faced a steep climb before crashing.
date : Dec 31, 2014 05:06 PM EST
Thomas Kwok title : Hong Kong Christian Billionaire Tycoon Thomas Kwok Jailed Five Years for Corruption
summary : A Christian billionaire property developer in Hong Kong has been sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison after being found guilty in a corruption trial that showed his wide influence over that city’s government.
date : Dec 23, 2014 06:37 PM EST
Chinese Christian Jakarta Governor title : Indonesia: Chinese Christian Installed as Jakarta's Governor Despite Violent Islamic Protests
summary : Indonesia, which has a majority Muslim population, has its capital Jakarta being led by a governor who is of Chinese descent and Christian Protestant.
date : Nov 21, 2014 11:49 PM EST
CalgaryFloods.jpg title : Calgary Devastated by Worst Floods Since 1930; Christians Reach Out to Victims
summary : Calgary floods in Alberta, Canada, have caused the evacuation of 75,000 homes, the city's downtown core and many of its landmarks are submerged under water; The Salvation Army in British Columbia has deployed 4 Crisis Response Units to assist those in need with food and emergency supplies and to aid in the recovery process.
date : Jun 25, 2013 09:19 AM EDT