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Risking Genocide

Risking Genocide

As the Islamic State has raged from Syria to Iraq, it threatens to wipe out Christians and other religious groups with singular roots in ancient Mesopotamia By Mindy Belz   (WNS)–Sami...
One Day After Canon Andrew White’s Plea for Prayer, ISIS Takes Over Iraq’s Largest Christian Town Forcing Catastrophic Exodus

One Day After Canon Andrew White’s Plea for Prayer, ISIS Takes Over Iraq’s Largest Christian Town Forcing Catastrophic Exodus

By Teresa Neumann “This is a tragedy of immense proportions, impacting the lives of hundreds of thousands of people.” -UN spokesman David Swanson (Iraq)—Just this week, Canon Andrew...
Meriam Ibrahim Arrives in the U.S.

Meriam Ibrahim Arrives in the U.S.

Long-awaited homecoming still leaves questions about U.S. efforts to help persecuted Christian woman By Jamie Dean   (WNS)–Meriam Ibrahim and her family arrived in the United States...
Journalist Murdered by IS Was a Man of Faith

Journalist Murdered by IS Was a Man of Faith

By Good News Today Staff Friends, family and country are mourning the loss of freelance war correspondent James Foley, who was beheaded August 19th by the Muslim terrorist group Islamic State (IS) in...
Family Pleads for Detained American’s Release from North Korea

Family Pleads for Detained American’s Release from North Korea

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich   (WNS)–The family of an American man detained in North Korea for “anti-state” crimes apologized to the country yesterday and pleaded with officials to show...
China’s Crackdown on the Cross Spreads

China’s Crackdown on the Cross Spreads

By June Cheng   (WNS)–Three months after Chinese officials ripped down the gigantic Sanjiang Church in Wenzhou, the number of churches facing persecution—whether that means demolition,...
Messianic Jews, Arab Christians Gather Amidst Violence and Anger

Messianic Jews, Arab Christians Gather Amidst Violence and Anger

By Jeremy Reynalds HAIFA, ISRAEL (ANS) — “Dancing together with Arabs? Laughing together with them? These are the people I hated my whole life,” says Chava, a Messianic Jewish girl...
Dutch Official Pleads with Britain to Keep Euthanasia Illegal

Dutch Official Pleads with Britain to Keep Euthanasia Illegal

By Andrew Branch   (WNS)–Less than six weeks after Quebec legalized euthanasia, Britain’s House of Lords is considering its own euthanasia endorsement. Brought by Lord Falconer, the...
Steady Destruction — and Deafening Silence

Steady Destruction — and Deafening Silence

The Islamic State destroys Jonah’s tomb and other Judeo-Christian sites in Mosul while President Obama remains mute   By Mindy Belz   (WNS)–Islamic State militants have destroyed...
Meriam Ibrahim Released From Sudan

Meriam Ibrahim Released From Sudan

After diplomatic efforts by the Italian government, the family arrived safely this morning in Rome   By J.C. Derrick & Jamie Dean   (WNS)–Meriam Ibrahim and her family have...