Tag : Communism
China title : China Warns Communist Party Officials Not to Pray to God, 'Fraternize' with Religious Leaders
summary : China's official newspaper has warned Communist Party officials not to "pray to God” or “fraternize” with religious leaders, as communism is about atheism.
date : Oct 13, 2017 11:09 AM EDT
China title : China Warns 85 Million Communist Party Members: Be 'Firm Atheists', or Face Punishment
summary : July 20, 2017: China has launched a new crackdown on religion, warning the estimated 85 million Communist Party members they must "be firm Marxist atheists" or face punishment.
date : Jul 20, 2017 02:57 PM EDT
Christian title : China Arrests Five Pastors for Protesting Demolition of Church, Blocks Re-Construction Efforts
summary : June 23, 2017: Chinese authorities have arrested five church leaders who protested the demolition of their church building and blocked all efforts to construct a new place of worship amid worsening human rights abuses in the country.
date : Jun 23, 2017 11:58 AM EDT
China title : Christian Mother, Two Children Narrowly Escape Communist China: 'It's a Miracle'
summary : A Christian mother and her two daughters escaped China earlier this year the help of an activist who has called the ordeal nothing short of miraculous.
date : May 23, 2017 02:39 PM EDT
Russian Orthodox Church title : ‘Comeback’ of Christianity in Europe Seen Decades After Fall of Iron Curtain
summary : Christianity has made a "comeback" in Europe, becoming a significant part of individual and national identity since the fall of the Iron Curtain in 1991, according to new research.
date : May 16, 2017 02:37 PM EDT
China title : China Experiencing an 'Explosion of Faith', Says Pulitzer-Prize Winning Author
summary : Despite increasing persecution, China is in the grip of "one of the world's great spiritual revivals" that shows no signs of slowing down, says a Pulitzer-prize winning author.
date : Apr 28, 2017 03:47 PM EDT
China Church Cross Removal title : Religious Persecution in China Has Intensified Since 2012, But Believers Have Responded with ‘Surprising Degree of Resistance,’ Says Report
summary : The persecution of Christians in China has “intensified” since Pres. Xi Jinping took hold of the Chinese Communist Party’s leadership in 2012. However, it has failed to curb the growth of churches in the country, a report said.
date : Apr 19, 2017 03:45 PM EDT
China title : Chinese Authorities Detain Christian Woman, Accuse Her of 'Using Evil Cult' to Undermine Government
summary : Authorities in China's southern Yunnan province have detained a Christian woman for doing ministry work and accused her of "using an evil cult to undermine law enforcement" as persecution of believers in the country continues to rise.
date : Feb 16, 2017 12:51 PM EST
Marco Rubio title : Marco Rubio Slams China for Crackdown on Religious Freedom; Calls for Release of Two Human Rights Lawyers
summary : Florida Senator Marco Rubio has criticized the Chinese government for its continued crackdown on religious freedom and called for the release of two human rights attorneys, Jiang Tianyong and Tang Jingling.
date : Feb 13, 2017 05:43 PM EST
China title : Eighty Percent of Chinese Students Who Convert to Christianity Abroad Abandon Faith After Returning Home
summary : A growing number of Chinese students who converted to Christianity while studying abroad abandon the faith once they return home due to the country's hostile treatment of believers, according to a new study.
date : Feb 06, 2017 03:47 PM EST
China title : Two Christian Human Rights Lawyers Electrocuted, Tortured in Chinese Prison
summary : Two Chinese human rights lawyers imprisoned for "subverting state power" have suffered horrific torture at the hands of authorities, including electrocution.
date : Jan 26, 2017 12:26 PM EST
Stojan Adasevic title : Repeated, Haunting Dream About Children Leads Abortion Doctor to Quit
summary : When he asked a man in his dream who the children were, the man told him, “They are the ones you killed with your abortions.”
date : Jan 19, 2017 11:30 AM EST
China title : Chinese Church Refuses to Pledge Loyalty To Communist Gov't Despite New Laws: 'Jesus Christ is My Only Belief'
summary : Christians in China have said they will refuse to pledge loyalty to the Communist Party as President Xi Jinping prepares to launch a nationwide crackdown on Christianity.
date : Oct 10, 2016 12:50 PM EDT
China title : Chinese House Church Ordered to Stop Meeting, Singing Hymns - Or Face Legal Action
summary : A house church in China's southwestern Sichuan province was ordered to immediately stop meeting at their building, cease singing hymns and adhere to a list of restrictions - or face severe legal action.
date : Oct 04, 2016 11:16 AM EDT
Yang Hua title : Imprisoned Chinese Pastor Tortured, Suffering from Failing Health
summary : A Chinese pastor who has been imprisoned for the past ten months for allegedly divulging state secrets is now suffering from failing health, a persecution watchdog has revealed.
date : Oct 03, 2016 06:33 PM EDT
China title : Chinese Government Drafts New Restrictions To Stunt Influence of Foreign Religious Groups
summary : The Chinese government has drafted new religious restrictions targeting churches across the country in an effort to stunt the growth and influence of Christianity.
date : Sep 23, 2016 10:38 AM EDT
Li Aijie title : Wife of Chinese Christian Man Imprisoned for Opposing Communist Gov't Writes Heartbreaking Letter
summary : The wife of a Christian man sentenced to 19 years in prison for publishing dissenting articles and social media posts has penned a heartbreaking letter expressing her concern regarding the Communist government's brutal treatment of her husband.
date : Sep 14, 2016 12:39 PM EDT
China title : Chinese Farmer Dies After Being Bulldozed by Government Worker While Protesting Forced Land Seizure
summary : A farmer protesting the forced acquisition of his land in China's southwestern Shandong province was killed by a government worker, who used a front loader to maul him to death.
date : Aug 25, 2016 12:36 PM EDT
China title : Chinese Pastor Tortured for Faith to Stand Trial This Month, Asks for Prayers
summary : A home church pastor who has suffered extreme torture at the hands of China's police for nearly a year after being falsely accused of divulging state secrets could stand trial as soon as this month.
date : Aug 15, 2016 10:41 AM EDT
China title : Chinese Authorities Forcefully Close 2,000-Member House Church, Replace Crosses with National Flag
summary : Chinese authorities closed down a prominent house church in the country's coastal Zhejiang province for organizing "Christian activities without permission" and attempted to replace crosses with the national flag amid an ongoing crackdown on believers.
date : Aug 11, 2016 12:08 PM EDT
Chinese Christians title : Wife of Chinese Christian Man Imprisoned for Faith Praying for Release, Strength to Withstand Persecution
summary : The wife of a Christian man imprisoned for his faith in China has revealed she is trusting God for her husband's release and praying he will have the strength to withstand the persecution perpetuated from the Communist government.
date : Aug 09, 2016 10:06 AM EDT
Yu Jie title : Leading Chinese Author Says Christianity Is China's Future As Believers Refuse To Give in to Fear, Persecution
summary : Despite rampant persecution carried out against Christians by China's Communist leaders, a leading Chinese writer has argued that Christianity - not Confucianism, Communism, or Atheism - is the country's future.
date : Aug 04, 2016 01:18 PM EDT
China title : Chinese Government Tells Woman She Must Have Abortion at 8 Months or Lose Job, Face Fines
summary : A woman in China who is 8-months pregnant has been ordered by the Communist government to abort her baby - or she and her husband will lose their jobs and face a hefty fine.
date : Aug 03, 2016 10:29 AM EDT
Cuban Prayer Vigil title : Cuba Prayer Vigil, Religious Freedom Demo at White House Marks Obama Historic Visit
summary : While President Barack Obama became the first U.S. president in 88 years to personally visit Cuba on Sunday (March 20), a prayer vigil for Cuban Christians was hosted in front of the White House by Rev. Patrick Mahoney, director of the Christian Defense Coalition and lead pastor of Church on the Hill. Activists also used the vigil as a demonstration for religious freedom.
date : Mar 20, 2016 08:36 PM EDT
Chinese Christians title : China’s Efforts to Mold, Control Christianity Within Communism Creates Tensions
summary : Chinese Christians each week assemble at evangelical church services held in Soviet-era office buildings in the country's capital, often singing and praising "Yesu" ("Jesus" in Mandarin). Some attend the government-sanctioned Yizhuang church, hearing pastors say the lives they lead can be difficult, but with the guidance of Yesu, they have the tools to carry on. However, not all Chinese officials agree that Christianity should be the tool on which to rely.
date : Mar 10, 2016 12:09 PM EST
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