Top Weekly Stories from ChristianNews.net for 12/22/2018

‘You Touch Me and Set Me on Fire’: Student Performs in Drag in ELCA’s Luther Seminary Chapel   Dec 17, 2018 04:43 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. — A student at Luther Seminary in Minnesota, which is stated to be the largest seminary of the apostate Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), recently performed in drag in the Olson Campus Center chapel as part of the annual “Lip Sync Battle” held at the location. The video of the performance has generated both applause and sorrow from…

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Roman Catholic Bishop Tells Jewish Host Ben Shapiro: Those ‘Outside of the Explicit Christian Faith Can Be Saved’   Dec 19, 2018 07:36 pm

In a video released on Sunday, Roman Catholic bishop Robert Barron of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles told popular conservative commentator Ben Shapiro, who identifies with Orthodox Judaism, that those “outside of the explicit Christian faith can be saved” by following their conscience, or in Shapiro’s case, “following the commandments of the Law sincerely.” He…

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Early Rain Covenant Church Worships in Park After Building Blocked by Police, Those Leading Gathering Taken Away   Dec 16, 2018 09:16 pm

CHENGDU — Video posted to social media on Sunday shows members of Early Rain Covenant Church in China meeting outside after over 100 members were detained last week and police surrounded the building today so that none could enter. A report from the church outlines that those leading the river-side gathering were led away by authorities, as well as dozens of…

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‘Shout Your Abortion’ Founder Releases Book of Essays From Women ‘Not Sorry’ for Ending Their Child’s Life   Dec 17, 2018 12:28 pm

“We’re not sorry,” declares a foreword to a new book released by those behind the “Shout Your Abortion” movement. The publication of essays, photographs and interviews compiled and edited by Amelia Bonow and Emily Nokes provides background on the unrepentant movement and focuses on the stories of women who have obtained an abortion in an effort to “illustrat the…

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Barbie Doll Producer Mattel to Meet With Homosexual Men to Discuss Creating Same-Sex ‘Wedding’ Set   Dec 19, 2018 11:55 am

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Toymaker Mattel, the producers of the Barbie and Ken dolls, has reportedly scheduled a meeting to enter into talks with two homosexual men who want the company to create same-sex “wedding” dolls in order to be inclusive of children who have homosexual family members. Matt Jacobi tagged Mattel in a recent Instagram post outlining that he plans…

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Virginia Man Reports to Prison to Serve Three-Year Sentence for Helping Ex-Lesbian Who Fled Country With Daughter   Dec 18, 2018 05:51 pm

Zodhiates and his wife. Photo Credit: Janet Stasulli ASHLAND, Ky. — A Virginia man who was found guilty in 2016 of aiding in international parental kidnapping and conspiracy for driving a woman to New York, where she then fled the country with her daughter—as she wanted to avoid an impending court order that would mandate that she hand over her child to her…

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Judge Orders Idaho Dept. of Corrections to Allow Man Who Identifies as Woman to Obtain ‘Sex Change’ Operation   Dec 15, 2018 02:44 pm

Photo Credit: Isabella Mendez/Pexels BOISE, Idaho — A federal judge has ordered the Idaho Department of Corrections to allow a male inmate who identifies as female to obtain a “sex change” operation. “Defendants are ordered to provide Plaintiff with adequate medical care, including gender confirmation surgery. Defendants shall take all actions reasonably…

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‘Chief Apostle’ Partners With Jewish Developer to Revive ‘The Met’ for $56M ‘Church,’ Secular Concert Venue With 25 Bars   Dec 15, 2018 05:01 pm

PHILADELPHIA — A Pennsylvania preacher who identifies himself as a “chief apostle,” and has traveled as a participant in crusades held by prosperity preacher Morris Cerullo, has teamed with the world’s largest secular entertainment group and others to allow the building that he uses for Sunday services to be renovated and utilized as a lavish concert and comedy…

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San Francisco Establishes World’s First ‘Transgender Cultural District’   Dec 20, 2018 07:32 pm

Photo Credit: Dreamyshade/Wikipedia Commons SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Transgender activists, with the backing of officials in the city of San Francisco, have established the world’s first “Transgender Cultural District” in the Tenderloin section of the city in order to “create a safe, welcoming and empowering neighborhood lead by trans people for trans people” and…

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More Than 100 Believers Arrested in Iran Amidst Government Crackdown   Dec 15, 2018 03:32 pm

World Watch List 2018: Iran from Open Doors USA on Vimeo. (The Christian Institute) — More than 100 Christians have been arrested in Iran in just one week and ordered to cut all contact with religious groups and house churches. They were detained by Iranian authorities, questioned on their involvement in Christian activities, and told to expect a call…

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