When Afghanistan was ruled by the Taliban, strict conservative Islamic practice and values were enforced by the religious police of the Department for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice.
The Sri Lankan Parliament is considering the proposed Anti-Conversion Bill(mentioned above) which has now passed its 2nd Reading.
Once again, Malaysia\'s Internal Security Ministry has used the Printing Presses and Publications Act of 1984 to ban books on religion.
This update features several encouraging reports we thought that you might enjoy. Since the next several months may include exciting youth events, please keep us updated about what the Lord may be doing in your part of the world!
Faced with a dwindling church membership and growing secularization the mainline Protestant Churches in Germany are about to launch one of the most radical reforms in recent history.
A historic moment at the 27th CARICOM Heads of Government in St. Kitts was the Prayer Breakfast that preceded the actual business of the conference. For the first time delegates to the conference took time to pray together on the first morning of the conference.
A Belgian Parliamentary Working Group has recently published a new sect report, which states that Pentecostals and Evangelists, coming out of North American Protestantism or Africa make up a significant part of the Belgian ”sect” community.
The Trinidad and Tobago Council of Evangelical Churches (TTCEC) is holding a Disaster Preparedness Strategy Workshop July 06-08 in preparation for the onset of the 2006 hurricane season.
Article II of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide defines genocide as "any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group, as such:
German homeschooling parents who face fines or jail sentences are prepared to take their cause to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.