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20 State Attorneys General Want Supreme Court to Lift Injunction on Undercover Abortion Convention Videos

By Heather Clark Brnovich/Photo Credit: Gage Skidmore WASHINGTON — 20 state attorneys general have joined a brief submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court that encourages the nine justices on the bench to hear a case surrounding a pro-life advocate who was banned from releasing video footage recorded undercover at National Abortion Federation (NAF) conventions. “Amici attorneys… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Chinese Pastor Detained for Traveling to Christian Conference

By Editor CHENGDU, Sichuan (China Aid) — Chinese authorities barred a pastor from traveling to Hong Kong to attend a Christian training conference today, echoing a growing trend that keeps church leaders from participating in overseas religious meetings. At 6:00 a.m. on Sept. 12, Wang Yi, a pastor of Autumn Rain Blessing Church, and Jiang Rong, a pastor’s wife, set out… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Teenage Boy Who ‘Transitioned’ to Girl Changes Mind: ‘I Realized I Could Be Happy Without Changing’

By Heather Clark A teenage boy who “transitioned” to a girl two years ago with his mother’s help has now changed his mind, as he has realized that he is not really a girl and is actually comfortable with the way he was born. Patrick Mitchell, now 14, and his mother Ellie, who hail from Australia but currently live in the U.K., recently appeared on “60 Minutes” to share their… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Abortion Advocacy Group Says Independent Abortion Facilities Closing at ‘Alarming Rate’

By Heather Clark An abortion advocacy group has released a report remarking that independent abortion facilities have been closing at an “alarming rate,” with 145 locations shutting down over the past five years. The Abortion Care Network, whose website features a poster art series to “celebrate abortion care,” asserts in the report that most of the closures have been facilities… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Muslim Fulani Herdsmen Massacre 20 Nigerian Christians

By Editor ANCHA, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Muslim Fulani herdsmen in central Nigeria’s Plateau state massacred 20 Christians, including children, as they slept in the hours after midnight on Friday (Sept. 8) in an apparent reprisal attack that mystified villagers, sources said. Police reportedly said the attack was an act of vengeance after the discovery last week… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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City Sells Land Surrounding Cross to Private Foundation to Bring Closure to Complaint From Atheist Group

By Heather Clark NEOSHO, Mo. — A prominent professing atheist organization says that it is still skeptical and has “guarded optimism” after a Missouri city recently sold a section of land surrounding an 80-year-old cross display to a private foundation in an effort to assuage the organization’s concerns about government endorsement of Christianity. “If the intent is to save the… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Discovery of Ancient Human-Like Footprints Challenges Evolutionary Narrative

By Garrett Haley Photo Credit: Phys.org CRETE – Scientists have discovered human-like footprints in Crete that, according to evolutionists, predate the origin of modern humans by more than one million years. According to evolutionary scientists, the ancestry of modern humans can be traced back to the 4.4-million-year-old Ardipithecus ramidus—an ape-like species that lived… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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California Secretary of State Gives Man Green Light to Collect Signatures for Ballot Initiative to Criminalize Abortion

By Heather Clark SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The California secretary of state has cleared a proposed initiative that would criminalize abortion in the state as murder, allowing supporters to begin collecting signatures in an effort to have the proposal placed on the 2018 ballot. Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced on Friday that the initiative had been given a green light and… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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California Secretary of State Gives Abolitionist Green Light to Collect Signatures for Ballot Initiative to Criminalize Abortion

By Heather Clark SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The California secretary of state has cleared a proposed initiative that would criminalize abortion in the state as murder, allowing supporters to begin collecting signatures in an effort to have the proposal placed on the 2018 ballot. Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced on Friday that the initiative had been given the green light and… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Michigan Mother Who Sacrificed Her Life to Save Unborn Daughter Passes Into Eternity

By Heather Clark ANN ARBOR, Mich. — A Michigan mother who refused recommendations that she abort her unborn child in the midst of a battle with an aggressive form of brain cancer, and instead decided to forgo treatment in order to save her baby, has passed into eternity just days after her daughter was removed from her womb. “Carrie entered into the presence of our Lord early… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Appeals Court Rules Commissioners Do Not Violate Constitution by Presenting Christian Prayers

By Heather Clark JACKSON, Mich. — The full Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that a board of county commissioners in Michigan is not violating the Constitution by solely presenting Christian prayers simply because all the commissioners identify as Christian. “Since the founding of our Republic, Congress, state legislatures, and many municipal bodies have commenced… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Trump Administration Backs Baker Who Declined to Make Cake for Same-Sex Celebration

By Heather Clark WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Justice has filed an amicus brief in the U.S. Supreme Court in support of a Colorado baker who was ordered to make a cake for an event celebrating the union of two homosexual men. “The department filed an amicus brief in this case today because the First Amendment protects the right of free expression for all Americans,”… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Ohio Teenager Now Facing Murder Trial as Prosecutors Believe Mother Set Newborn on Fire

By Heather Clark CARLISLE, Ohio — An Ohio teenager is facing charges of involuntary manslaughter, endangering children, tampering with evidence and abuse of a corpse after it is now alleged that she burned her newborn baby before burying the child’s remains in her parents’ back yard. Brooke “Skylar” Richardson, 18, of Carlisle will go on trial on Nov. 6 after being indicted… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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China Tightens Regulation of Religion to ‘Block Extremism’

By Editor Photo Credit: Bibles for China BEIJING (Reuters) — China’s cabinet on Thursday passed new rules to regulate religion to bolster national security, fight extremism and restrict faith practiced outside organizations approved by the state. The document passed by Premier Li Keqiang updates a version of rules put into place in 2005 to allow the regulation of… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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ELCA Presiding ‘Bishop’ Claims: ‘There May Be a Hell, But I Think It’s Empty’

By Heather Clark CHICAGO, Ill. — The presiding “bishop” of the apostate Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) opined in an interview this week with the Chicago Sun-Times that Hell is empty because God doesn’t give up on those who reject Him. Elizabeth Eaton was interviewed on Wednesday by reporter Robert Herguth during his podcast “Faith to Face.” Herguth asked… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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‘It Was My Best One’: Audience Cheers as Actress Martha Plimpton Boasts About Her First Abortion

By Heather Clark SEATTLE, Wash. — Actress Martha Plimpton was met with cheers and applause as she rejoiced at a #shoutyourabortion event that she had her first abortion in Seattle and joked that it was her “best one.” Plimpton, known for her roles in the films “Small Town Murder Songs,” “Parenthood” and “The Goonies,” as well as sitcoms “The Real O’Neals” and “Raising Hope,”… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Death Toll Continues to Rise in Mexico Following Country’s Strongest Earthquake in a Century

By Editor (Accu Weather) — An 8.1 magnitude earthquake shook Mexico and Guatemala late Thursday night, according to the United States Geological Survey. The quake struck off the coast of Chiapas, a state in the southern part of the country. At least 32 people are dead in the states of Oaxava, Chiapas and Tabasco, with the death toll expected to rise, according to the… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Mexico’s Strongest Quake in Century Strikes Off Southern Coast

By Editor (BBC) — An earthquake described by Mexico’s president as the country’s strongest in a century has struck off the southern coast, killing at least 27 people. The quake, which President Enrique Peña Nieto said measured 8.2, struck in the Pacific, about 87km (54 miles) south-west of Pijijiapan. Severe damage has been reported in Oaxaca and Chiapas… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Doctors Successfully Deliver Baby From Mother With Aggressive Brain Cancer Who Laid Down Life for Unborn Daughter

By Heather Clark Photo Credit: Cure 4 Carrie/Facebook ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Doctors have successfully delivered a baby girl from her mother’s womb after her mother refused recommendations that she abort her unborn child in the midst of a battle with an aggressive form of brain cancer, and instead decided to forgo treatment in order to save her baby. Doctors at the University… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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Pornography Blamed for Rise in Teen Sex Crimes in Scotland

By Editor (Christian Institute) — Online pornography is to blame for a record number of sex crimes by under-18s in Scotland, an addiction charity has said. Last year, a total of 407 minors were reported for rape, attempted rape, sexual assault or other sex crimes. This number included 48 people under the age of 16. Commenting on the figures, Mary Sharpe, chief executive… …read more Source:: Christian News Network       ...
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