Preacher to cops: Put me in jail!

by Michael Carl -- Pakistani preacher Adnan Masih says jail is safer than the streets of Lahore, Pakistan, and that's why he asked to be put behind bars. Masih surrendered to police more…

Rand Paul calls for defense of Christians

by Michael Carl -- Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is leading an effort by politicians and human rights groups to push the United States government to make the fight against Christian persecution a more…

Praying for the persecuted church

by Michael Carl -- The Christian human-rights group Barnabas Fund is calling for Christians in the United States to make Friday, Nov. 1, a day of prayer for persecuted Christians. The date more…

Truckers roll ahead with D.C. Beltway protest

by Michael Carl -- A Georgia trucking company owner says he shot off his mouth about arresting members of Congress when truckers rally in Washington this weekend to make sure the event more…

Christian community fleeing Syrian crisis

by Michael Carl -- Church leaders in Syria are expressing dismay at the large number of Christians who are fleeing the country under the threat of Muslim jihadists linked to al-Qaida who more…

World ignores worst human rights offense

by Michael Carl -- "Where is the international outrage over North Korea?" asks pastor and human rights activist Douglas Riggs. Riggs, who pastors the Morning Star Testimony Church in Syracuse, New York, more…