The Vatican has been criticised over plans to extend an agreement with the Chinese government on the appointment of bishops.
Brazen attempts to justify law-breaking will only add to the current sense of cynicism and encourage ordinary people to think they can bend the rules too.
Christian Solidarity Worldwide's Benedict Rogers said the movie was more a "Communist Party propaganda initiative" than a family feature film.
Chinese officials are offering citizens financial rewards to snoop on "illegal religious activity venues."
A naturalized American citizen and pastor's son has been charged with "inciting secession" and "colluding with foreign powers" under Hong Kong's new national security law.
In countries where corrupt and privileged elites hold down the vast majority of the population in poverty, human suffering is rife. So where is God?
Civilized nations have both the means and the cause to punish China for its actions.
The letter, signed by Rowan Williams among other faith leaders, warns of "genocide" against the minority group in China.
Oppression and discrimination towards Christians has only worsened during the pandemic, says Release International.
Forced abortions and infanticide – the purposeful causing of a baby's death – are among the human rights atrocities experienced by women who have attempted to flee North Korea, according to a United Nations Human Rights report.
The Methodist Church of Great Britain has written to HSBC calling for a re-think of its support for the new security law.
The Chinese Communist Party is using the West's own business, education, media and technology as weapons to undermine the democratic countries.
China has threatened to send children from Christian families to re-education camps, according to alarming reports from a member of a local church in the country.
The mask question is fascinating. At one level it seems so simple and obvious to some people that wearing a mask is our Christian duty. On the other hand, there are those who argue that it is your Christian right not to wear a mask because the mask is a sign of a tyrannical government and besides which, isn't it useless anyway? So who's right?
China has ordered Christian villagers to renounce their faith in Jesus and worship the nation's Communist Party leaders instead.
The portrayal of Jesus as a white, European man has come under renewed scrutiny during this period of introspection over the legacy of racism in society.
Christians everywhere should be concerned about Hagia Sofia's conversion to a mosque.
"I welcome this law, although it is one that I wish were not necessary," he said.
European Commission Vice-President Margaritis Schinas made the announcement after EU parliamentarians and human rights advocates lobbied for the retention of the role in the face of ongoing human rights abuses towards religious minorities around the world.
The UK Government was challenged to do more to stop the persecution of Christians at a symposium held by the House of Lords to mark a year since the release of the Bishop of Truro's review into persecution.
It is a legal and moral duty for the Church to challenge the jurisprudential and ethical authority of the state to have set a precedent in the authoritarian closing of churches and prohibition of worship.
Gina Goh from International Christian Concern speaks to Christian Today about why Christians everywhere need to be worried about what's happening in Hong Kong and what action they can take.
The imposition of a draconian national security law in Hong Kong this week has given rise to fears over the fate of Christians.
Some 23 years after China achieved its long-held ambition of regaining Hong Kong, it has failed to win hearts and minds and has brought out the big stick. Its promises may have been hollow, but its threats are not.The Conversation