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05.06.2015 | 17 Iyar, 5775
The Jewish state was front and center at the April 28-30 annual convention of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference in Houston.
The incident comes just days before the militant group is scheduled to hold an event forcing non-believers to convert.
By ARIEL COHEN
Pope Francis reminds the faithful that everyone is a sinner and warns them not to be hypocritical during a visit to a church in a seaside town south of Rome.
As many as 1,000 Christians are feared dead after the devastating earthquake, according to Reuben Rai, director of Churches Network Nepal.
"As Christians we must become more demanding, for example, by supporting the right of equal pay for equal work, why should it be taken for granted that women must earn less than men?" Francis said.
Using church funds, Zochrot promotes a “de-Zionized Palestine,” meaning free of Jews.
Scholars estimate that by the year 2030, Christians in China will exceed the number of Christians in the United States, thus making China the largest Christian nation in the world.
"In the past month, we have seen religious liberty under assault at an unprecedented level," says Senator Ted Cruz of Texas.
French official says 24-year-old suspect previously came to attention of French authorities as possibly wanting to go to Syria.
The Shroud of Turin, the linen some Christians believe to be the burial cloth of Jesus Christ, is to go on display in a rare exposition that is expected to attract millions of visitors.
Pope Benedict, the only Pope in the past 600 years to resign, now resides in Vatican quarters.
The devout Christian and politician criticized the president, but embraced the second coming of Jesus.
In his greeting to Rivlin, Jerusalem Metropolitan Theophilos III noted the link between Passover and Easter, which symbolizes the warm relations between the Children of Abraham.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Rubio has bounced from Catholicism, to Mormonism, to Southern baptism and back to Catholicism again.
Armenians praise comments by Pope Francis calling the massacre of up to 1.5 million of their compatriots 100 years ago "the first genocide of the 20th century", saying they hope other world leaders will follow suit.
The trip marks North West's first time in the Mideast.
Orthodox Christians mark Easter Sunday with a procession in the old city of Jerusalem and in Gaza city.
Terror group is demanding $100,000 for the release of each Syrian Christian hostage.
Holy Fire is considered a miracle occurring every year on Holy Saturday, the day preceding Orthodox Easter Sunday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Attackers reportedly separated the Muslim students from the non-Muslims and killed approximately 147 Christian students in the processing, injuring an additional 79.
Previously the President has refrained from speaking of religion, but during the Easter prayer breakfast, he listed Christianity as a strong influence in his life.
Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni worries that Italian religious sites, such as the Vatican papal state, could become prime targets.
Pope Francis calls on world to defend modern Christian martyrs in wake of Kenya attacks.
A video on a social media website purports to show Islamic State militants destroying priceless artifacts that are thousands of years old in the ancient Iraqi city of Hatra.
The church is just one casualty in a string of Islamic State attacks on Christian holy places and artifacts.
Canadian-Israeli filmmaker-journalist and geoarcheologist claim they’ve reached a scientific breakthrough with theological implications.
Selfie sticks and go-pros filled the Church of the Holy Sephulchre this morning as pilgrims attempted to catch Easter celebrations on film.
The Vatican's official preacher accuses the international community of indifference to the persecution of Christians.
Pontiff speaks on the day Christians around the world commemorate Jesus' crucifixion.
From Spain to Jerusalem to Lebanon, see how Christians are commemorating Easter this year.
The West Bank town of Burqin is working with the Palestinian Ministry of Tourism to make a Byzantine-era Orthodox Christian Church of St. George a popular destination for tourists.
Ultra-traditionalist bishops in Brazil claim to be leading The Resistance to Pope Francis's religious revolution, despite their own excommunications.
The group hopes to raise enough for 40 new MDA ambulances annually.
Hundreds of worshipers attend Palm Sunday processions in Jerusalem and the West Bank to mark the beginning of Easter festivities.
Father Gabriel Naddaf says Christians around the world should understand that a Jewish Israel has been a responsible steward for its Christians.
By FATHER GABRIEL NADDAF/ JNS
"I address the Christians mobilized by the Jews and the servants who claimed that the Islamic State and its soldiers seek to kill and slaughter,” the jihadi says to the camera.
Cruz is no stranger to letting his religion influence his politics, and he often embraces the crossroads between the two.
From Notre Dame to Prague, anti-Semetic European art graces numerous church facades.
ISIS militants first took over the church in July, 2014, storming the monastery and expelling its monks.
Nadaf expresses his hopes that Netanyahu will continue to support Christian participation in the IDF and integration into Israeli society.
The new wording, which replaces "between a woman and a man," takes effect June 21.
Armenia's budding relationship with Iran may hurt it's longstanding relationship with Israel.
“We hope the President will approach Israel as the friend and front line ally she is,” Christians United for Israel says.
Christians in eastern India protest and hold vigils to protest against the rape of a 75-year-old nun in the wake of the attacks
The memorandum notes how the Yazidi and Christian communities have faced "systematic acts of ethnic cleansing, massacres, assassinations, abduction, rape, and kidnappings."
Anguished relatives grieve over Christians killed in bomb blasts in two Pakistani churches during Sunday services.
Scholars claim that James is the son of Mary and thus the brother of Jesus Christ.
A Pakistani Taliban splinter group claimed responsibility for the violent attack.
In his first two years as leader of the Church, Francis has sought to bring openness, consultation and humility to the Vatican.
“Every major arms control agreement in recent history has been submitted to Congress for approval. A deal with Iran should be no different,” CUFI executive director David Brog says.
“Good Deeds Day, initiated nine years ago, is a day that does good deep in your heart. It is a day that connects between people of all ages, cultures, and religions,” Arison says.
Christian women gather in the Galilee to commemorate International Women's Day by discussing feminist issues.
“Jordan is a Muslim country, with a deeply-rooted Christian community. Together, the Jordanian people make up an indivisible society, friends and partners in building our country” Abdullah said.
The removal of the Christmas tree restriction came in response to a petition from Hiddush.
Attacks come just weeks after the Islamic State kidnapped 220 Assyrian Christians from the same area.
“Was this the house where Jesus grew up? It is impossible to say on archaeological grounds” Dark wrote in Biblical Archaeology Review.
"This is the hour that America has heard the truth. we must respond with meaningful legislation to guarantee liberty for both Israel and America," Pastor John Hagee says.
Pope Pius XII was known for ignoring the mass atrocities that were being committed by the Nazis.
"Sometimes I try to rationalize what a son of a Hamas leader is doing in a big Jewish event like this,” Yousef joked to the AIPAC crowd.
Iraqi Christians say they have no intention of leaving the country despite the recent abduction of over 200 Assyrian Christians by the Islamic State.
Francis’ remarks come just after over 200 Christians were taken hostage by the Islamic State.
Seventeen men and two women were reportedly released.
“I saw how everyone serves in the military, and I also wanted to contribute,” said Corp. Refael.
By IDF BLOG
Overall, the Islamic State has attacked 35 Assyrian villages in northeastern Syria and over 150 Assyrian Christians have been abducted by the Islamic State.
"We call for bombardment of the terrorists' positions there, and the provision of quality weapons," says Kourieh.
"Today, as Christian organizations help us save Jewish lives every day in Ukraine, it is particularly important to show our appreciation," Natan Sharansky says.
The Christian family in Old City joined pro-govt militia in 2012.
A the Christian population continues to grow in Israel, the community grapples with which side to vote for.
Indian priest was living in Afghanistan at the time of his capture, working as the Afghan director of the Jesuit Refugee Service.
Pope Tarwadros II, the Coptic Pope in Alexandria, announced that the names of the 21 murdered Copts will be inserted into the Coptic Synaxium.
The initiative was launched by a Muslim American, Bassel Riche.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Although most Copts reside in Egypt, the sect of Christianity has a presence in Jerusalem.
Copts have historically been attacked in Egypt, and experts predict that the religion will continue to face hostilities from extremist groups.
This is not the first time the Obama Administration has come under fire for failing to mention religion as the motive behind Islamic terror.
“Jesus fasted for forty days and forty nights” (Mt 4:2)
By BEATA ANDONIA/ TRAVELUHJAH
The Egyptian government knew of the disappearance of the victims 45 days before their death, but refrained from taking action to rescue them.
The vandalism came three days after several hundred Jewish tombs were damaged in a cemetery in eastern France.
The original church cave on top of which the church rests is believed to be the fourth oldest church in the Holy Land and one of the holiest churches in the world.
By ELISA MOED/TRAVELUJAH
"Their only words were: 'Jesus, help me!' They were killed simply for the fact that they were Christians," Francis said.
"We can make a difference. I say let it start with me," says pastor Stan Kamps, the leader of an English-language church near Amsterdam.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The American indie band, led by spiritual seeker David Eugene Edwards, brings its intense show to Tel Aviv
By DAVID BRINN
The Christian cemetery that was vandalized is next to the Bar’am national park, located very close to the border with Lebanon.
By BEN HARTMAN
The case was over the abduction of Dong-Shik, a South Korean who was a permanent resident of the US and had spent seven years providing aid and proselytizing to North Korean defectors.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
As thousands of Christians from around the world made a pilgrimage to Jerusalem’s Old City on a sunny Easter Sunday afternoon, many expressed awe of being so close to history.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Thousands of officers to patrol densely populated religious events in Old City
Hilu was a deputy speaker of the 17th Knesset.
By LAHAV HARKOV
A fighter, speaking in American accented English addresses Christians, whom he calls the "nation of the cross" and threatens perpetual conflict.
Following beheading of 21 Coptic Christians in Egypt, Islamic State kidnaps 90 Assyrian Christians in Syria.
Our tidy modern world’s memory seems oblivious to telltale signs of an early 21st century mimicking the inaugural brutalities of the twentieth.
By FRANCK SALAMEH