Christians Find Refuge, Aid in Biblical Iraqi Town

By Gary Lane http://www.cbn.com - 2/7/14 ALQOSH, Iraq -- The advance of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has left few safe havens for Iraq's Christians. Many have found protection in Iraqi Kurdistan and help from American believers. When CBN News learned that many fleeing Christians found refuge in the northern Ninevah town of Alqosh, we traveled ...

Tortured in the Sinai: ‘I Was Hanged for Days’

Chris Mitchell CBN News Middle East Bureau Chief - 11/7/13 JERUSALEM, Israel -- From the West Coast of Africa to the deserts of Sinai, Bedouin tribes are conducting a human trafficking trade on a massive scale. It's no secret. The trade reaps millions of dollars and deals with human misery. It could be stopped but so far ...

Coptic Pope: ‘My Countrymen Must Love Each Other’

Egyptian Pope: 'My Countrymen Must Love Each Other' 2/2/13 CAIRO -- Egypt's Coptic Christians make up about 10 percent of the population. Recently the historic church ordained a new leader, Pope Theodoros II. Last November, the names of three papal candidates were placed in a wax-sealed chalice. A blindfolded boy selected Theodoros as successor to the late ...

Explorers Say They’ve Found Pieces of Noah’s Ark

By Dan Wooding Founder of ASSIST Ministries 8/12/2011 VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (ANS) -- “It's perhaps one of the most told stories in the Bible. Cartoon sketches of Noah's ark fill children's books, and Hollywood even produced a modern-day adaptation in ‘Evan Almighty. Now, a group of scientists say they've found parts of the biblical ark.” So said Tyler James, ...

CBN News Gives Rare Look at Libyan Church

Gary Lane CBN News Sr. Correspondent 23/9/2011 BENGHAZI, Libay -- As rebel fighters continue their search for Moammar Gadhafi, many people in the West wonder what type of government will replace the Libyan dictator. Will a new Libya respect human rights and religious freedom? How will Christians fare in the country? CBN News has a rare look at the church ...