Tag: Islam

Christianity grows by nearly one per cent in Muslim-majority Indonesia

Among Indonesia's population, 236.53 million (86.88%) identify as Muslim.

Algerian Christian convert repatriated from Tunisia

MAK is a political organisation that advocates for Berber rights and was designated as a terrorist organisation by Algeria in May.

Woman survives attempt on her life for becoming Christian

The assault was the latest of many instances of persecution of Christians in Uganda that Morning Star News has documented.

Christian Youtuber in Indonesia arrested for blasphemy

The case highlights Indonesia’s abusive blasphemy law and how it can be employed to prosecute people criticising Islam.

Ex-Muslim woman stabbed in London while preaching the Gospel

The evangelist reportedly said she is heartbroken over the weekend’s events and is still healing from a slash wound on her head. 

Algerian Christian sentenced and fined for “shaking the Muslim faith”

Sentencing for "undermining the faith of a Muslim” can range from two to five years in prison.

Algerian Christian sentenced to prison and heavy fine

Beghal’s wife and children left him in 2017 because of his conversion to Christianity.

Restrictions on religious freedom in Algeria prompt USCIRF condemnation

USCIRF recommended that Algeria be placed on the State Department’s Special Watch List for its persecution religious minorities.

A Belgian deconsecrated church to be transformed into a dance school

In one year, forty Catholic churches in Belgium were deconsecrated and turned into hotels, restaurants or cultural centres.

Persecution of Christians still rampant in Tunisia

Many Christians in Tunisia live out their faith in isolation for fear of backlash from family members or society.