Prophecy in the News

Church leaders raise concerns over Christianity’s future in Iraq

The Islamic State has been defeated and bombings and kidnappings have also decreased, but Iraq’s Christians still don’t find the cradle of Christianity livable and continue to leave the country that has now become a land of militias, causing concerns among church leaders. St. Joseph’s parish in Baghdad once had 5,000 families, but the number […]

Coronavirus Concerns Spread Faster and Further Than Pathogen

A deadly new coronavirus has spread to two dozen countries from China. So far, Iceland isn’t one of them. That hasn’t stopped the country of 363,000 people from preparing a building called “Place X” to quarantine hundreds of people, should the need arise. Iceland has also established a coordination center, where emergency and government officials meet […]

Netanyahu says Israel has started mapping West Bank areas to annex

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday said Israel has begun mapping parts of the West Bank to annex, appearing to further step back from a pledge to swiftly apply Israeli sovereignty over these areas following the publication of US President Donald Trump’s peace plan. “We’re already in the process of mapping the territory that according […]

Criticism of US Mideast plan softened in UN draft resolution

A reworked Palestinian Authority resolution has dropped its initial condemnation of President Donald Trump’s Mideast peace plan, opting for less confrontational language ahead of a United Nations Security Council vote, a copy obtained by AFPshows. The latest draft also no longer mentions the United States by name as the plan’s author, and couches its criticism […]

Bernie Sanders: no such thing as a pro-life Democrat

Bernie Sanders: no such thing as a pro-life Democrat, “being pro-choice is an absolutely essential part”https://t.co/GgiTeiBWIL pic.twitter.com/Vq0keeBavq — RNC Research (@RNCResearch) February 8, 2020

Church of England apologizes for saying God only approves sex for heterosexual married couples

The Church of England somehow surprised and angered people with a recent statement of its belief that God only approves of sex between a man and a woman in the context of marriage — a belief that literally dates back to the beginning of Christianity. Bowing to that social backlash, the church responded by apologizing […]

Starbucks UK partners with LGBTQ charity that helps trans kids find hormone treatments

Starbucks U.K. is launching a partnership with a charity that advises transgender children on gender dysphoria, including, but not limited to, locating access to hormone treatments. The charity also connects children and their parents with resources to help determine what resources they may need should they decide to transition. Starbucks will sell “mermaid tail cookies” […]

Evangelist Franklin Graham has been dropped by all seven of his UK tour venues. His offense? Believing the Bible’s teaching on homosexuality.

The Rev. Franklin Graham, a popular evangelist and son of the late Rev. Billy Graham, is planning a four-month gospel-preaching tour through the United Kingdom this summer. But now, all seven of his scheduled venues have dropped him, citing his views on homosexuality and Islam. CNN reported that on Wednesday an arena in Newcastle became […]