Ignoring or downplaying Christian persecution in various parts of the world emboldens perpetrators.
The Holy Family Church, the only Catholic Church in the Gaza Strip, is home to the Missionaries of Charity.
Pierbattista Pizzaballa says he would "do anything" in order to set the captive children free.
In Iran, the death penalty is permitted as a punishment for blasphemy.
Jerusalem police told The Times of Israel they had no knowledge of the incident.
Iraqi Christians look ahead to an uncertain future.
Christians are feeling pressure from all sides and are in many ways cut off from fellowshipping
Both men were imprisoned for “acting against national security by organizing house-churches and promoting ‘Zionist’ Christianity"
Waris, a man in his early 20s, was taken into police custody after a mob attacked him for blasphemy against Islam.
Benjamin Blanchard, general director of the organisation reported about their humanitarian work in the area of Northeastern Syria.