Ecumenical family prepares for Christmas

During the second week of Advent, staff members of the World Council of Churches and other organizations at the Ecumenical Centre in...

WCC joins gathering of Blue Communities in Brussels

The World Council of Churches (WCC) was represented at a gathering of more than 40 organizations from across Europe involved in the...

Chinese Church Choosing Cross Over National Flag Despite Persecution

12/06/2019 China (International Christian Concern) – A house church in China’s Guangzhou province refuses to install national flag in replacement of the cross,...

Norbertine Fathers in California launch digital Advent calendar

A religious order in southern California is kicking off Advent with a digital calendar that allows Catholics to go more in-depth as...

Christian wins landmark case in Russia over right to worship in private homes

Christian Olga Glamozdinova won a landmark legal case on 14 November when the Russian Constitutional Court ruled that worship services can take...

Two Christians Receive UAE Pioneers Award

12/01/2019 UAE (International Christian Concern) – Two expatriate Christians living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have received the nation’s Pioneers Award, according...

Publishers in China celebrate production of 200 millionth Bible

History was made on 11 November when the 200 millionth Chinese Union Version (CUV) of the Bible rolled off the printing press in China.

WCC gravely concerned about “red-tagging” of Council of Churches in the Philippines

World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit has expressed alarm and grave concern over the listing of...

Megachurch in China demolished, pastors detained

Authorities destroyed a church in China and detained its pastors over the weekend. No legal papers ordering the church's...

Texas Knights of Columbus work with Mexican Knights to aid migrants

Following an August announcement from the Knights of Columbus that the group would commit at least $250,000 to aid migrants at the...
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Church in Oran closed down by authorities

CSW has learned that on 23 January 2020 the House of Hope Evangelical Church in Ayoun Turk, Oran city in western Algeria...

Reverend Killed by Unknown Gunmen in Adamawa State

01/23/2020 Nigeria (International Christian Concern) – In the early morning hours of Monday, January 20, still unknown gunmen attacked and killed Reverend Dennis Baguri...

WCC Faith and Order Commission proposes world conference, maps common ground among churches

The World Council of Churches (WCC) Faith and Order Commission, through its three study groups, is proposing a world conference as it...