FRANKFORT, Ky. — Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, who is a professing Christian and member of a Disciples of Christ congregation, has stated that he will not call for a special session to provide emergency protections of the religious liberty of a Christian clerk that is facing a contempt charge for refusing to issue marriage licenses […] Read More
by LARISA EPATKO for PBS NEWSHOUR on SEPTEMBER 2, 2015: Voting rights for Saudi women took another step forward this week. Female candidates began registering to run in upcoming municipal elections -- and for the first time, women will be able to vote for them. Voter registration began in mid-August and goes through mid-September. Sunday […] Read More
NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) - Heightened hostilities against Christians in India that began late last year continued through a hot summer, with Hindu extremists threatening Christians and forcing them to "reconvert" to Hindusim, church leaders said. In Rajasthan in the northwest, 10 Christian families in Nakhnool village, near Alwar, have fled after intolerant Hindus harassed and […] Read More
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