Christians under ISIS' boot cry out

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_1533145" align="aligncenter" width="600"] St. Mark's Church[/caption] JERUSALEM – At tiny St. Mark's Church in Jerusalem's Old City, priests chant in Syriac among smoking, golden censors. It is more…

Freed Gitmo terrorist pops up on most-wanted list

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1537855" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Ibrahim al-Rubaysh was released from Gitmo in 2006 and had poems he wrote about the experience published by Amnesty International.[/caption] An al-Qaida operative released more…

Christian champion takes on 'demonic force'

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1534365" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sister Hatune Dogan visits a slum city in India.[/caption] It is the season of "peace on Earth," but Sister Hatune Dogan has a chill more…

Christians vanishing in Baghdad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — BAGHDAD — A choir dressed in crimson robes sang ancient hymns below a Christmas star strung with fairy lights at a recent service in the Iraqi more…

Jesus' birthplace grapples with traffic jams

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY.COM) — BETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) - It's Christmas season and the little town of Bethlehem is jammed with a big-city problem: Traffic snarling streets everywhere, including around more…

'The Interview' gets limited release

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer A4TwzKug] (THEWRAP) — Sony Pictures is set to release the canceled Seth Rogen comedy “The Interview” in theaters and on video on demand, TheWrap has learned. The more…