A gunman opened fire on worshipers at a Russian Orthodox cathedral on Sakhalin Island off Russia's Pacific coast, killing a nun and a parishioner in an attack that rattled nerves across the vast Russian federation.
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ATLANTA, GA, (February 4, 2014) - Award-winning author, speaker, and minister, Kevin Wayne Johnson, has traveled across the country teaching people from all walks of life how to give God the glory. His book series, Give God the Glory! which is published through his publishing company, Writing For the Lord, has won 19 literary awards since 2001. With the fundamental belief that God uses ordinary people to accomplish extraordinary things, Kevin Wayne Johnson lives to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ.
An Open Letter to President Barack Obama, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, House Speaker John Boehner, All Members of Congress, and to the leaders of the National Prayer Breakfast
A Ukrainian Christian leader has called for urgent "prayer and fasting" as anti-government protests are spreading further outside Kiev, with reports of unrest in the east, north and south.
Earlier this week, international leaders praised Iran for closing down some of its nuclear program. The U.S. and EU are both reportedly easing some economic sanctions on Iran as a result, one of the conditions of an agreement made last year.
A Sudanese human rights activist has called upon Christians in the United States to help the churches of the Republic of Sudan.
Dr. Roy Peterson to Take the Reigns of Leadership in February
American Bible Society has selected a new leader to helm the historic ministry. Dr. Roy Peterson, who is currently serving as president and CEO of The Seed Company, will join American Bible Society in February in the ministry's Manhattan office.
The Vatican on Sunday denied Italian media reports that recent comments by Pope Francis signaled his openness to the legal recognition of same-sex unions in Italy.
Pope Francis waves as he leads the Angelus prayer from the window of the Apostolic palace in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican January 5, 2014. (CREDIT: REUTERS/MAX ROSSI)
Egyptian police deployed at churches across the country with orders to use live ammunition to protect Coptic Christians over their Christmas holiday, the Interior Ministry said on Monday.
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby says a good vicar can still increase the size of their flock