Tag: Asia

Chinese officials crack down on religious funerals, weddings

Chinese officials continue disrupting religious rites and ceremonies such as funerals and weddings

Why thousands of Hong Kong protesters are singing 'Hallelujah to the Lord'

Some say, it has also become the unofficial anthem of the protests in Hong Kong. Watch video

15 Christian children kidnapped in Syria

They were kidnapped to the purpose of military training

Books on religion handled by authorities as pornography in China

Crackdown on religious publications intensifies

Christian Home Damaged by Radicals in India

A persecuted community in a state of terror

Arrest Warrant Issued for “Burmese Bin Laden”

A court in Myanmar has issued an arrest warrant against Wirathu, a notorious Buddhist monk known as “the Buddhist bin Laden”

Pakistan honors priest for promoting Christian-Muslim dialogue

Dominican receives award for his mission to promote interfaith peace and harmony

Pope backs Filipino bishop who received death threats

Bishop claimed to have received death threats for criticizing the Philippine government

Myanmar monk stresses harmony to combat hate

Ashin Seindita says extremism preached by some monks is sowing the seeds of violent religious hatred

Christian Laborer Reportedly Killed by Muslim Employer in Pakistan

He was kidnapped and tortured to death after he attempted to quit his job