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Sweden Royals Hold Church Services for Covid-19 Victims

King Carl XVI Gustaf and his wife, Queen Silvia, of Sweden held a church ceremony on March 11th to honor the victims of the Coronavirus.

Sri Lanka Christians Mark ‘Black Sunday’ for Easter Bomb Victims

Christians in Sri Lanka heard Mass on Sunday, March 7, wearing black as they prayed for justice for the victims of the double suicide bomb attacks on Easter Sunday two years ago.

Bible Reading Boosts Mental Health—Survey Says

Many younger Christians in the UK are now reading the Bible, saying it has helped improve their mental health.

Christians, Muslims and Jews to Worship in One Building in Germany

What was thought to be a dream would now turn into reality when three religions share one building to worship in Germany. The House of One will bring Christians, Muslims and Jews under one roof.

Christians Mark Lent with Ashes Sprinkled Over Head

Christians mark the start of Lent with the tradition of receiving blessed ashes smudged to the forehead on Ash Wednesday, but it has been replaced with the ashes being sprinkled on a devotee's head because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Vietnam Opens First Christian Public Library

The first Christian public library in Vietnam has opened in July after waiting six months to get the approval of several agencies of Vietnam's Communist Government.

Honduras Moves to Ban Abortion Permanently

Lawmakers in Honduras are set to ban abortion permanently in the country and make it virtually impossible to legalize it in the future.

Denmark will Ask Faith Groups to Translate Sermons into Danish Language

A proposed law in Denmark seeks to ask all religious groups in the country to translate their sermons and messages into Danish language.

UK Teens Turn to God During Pandemic

A new study of Britain’s Generation Z or those in their late teens and early 20s, showed that they are more likely to believe in God than are Millennials, those in their late 20s and 30s.

Church Shares the Gospel with Narnia Display

Cornerstone Church in Nottingham transformed its auditorium into the magical world of Narnia.

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