‘China Refuses Cancer Treatment For Christian Activist’

By BosNewsLife Asia Service BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- A Christian aid and advocacy group is raising funds for a Christian human rights defender who is in need of urgent cancer treatment that she cannot afford after a Chinese medical team allegedly canceled a crucial operation because of her work with prominent Christians and activists.

Chinese Christian Rights Group Under ‘Cyber Attack’

By BosNewsLife Asia Service BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- An advocacy group with close links to Chinese house church Christians said Thursday, ecember 2, that two of its Websites have collapsed under cyber attacks possibly originating from China.

Yes, The News Is Good (COLUMN)

By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Columnist China_Christians_AP_360_1 (1)MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA (BosNewsLife Columns)-- As Christians celebrate the risen Christ it is a period to remember that the news is good, not bad. The victory is won, the strongholds have been defeated. So at a time when the news media seem to be relaying little but relentless disaster, it is worth looking instead at some good news.

NEWS ALERT: Blind Chinese Activist Flees To US Embassy

By BosNewsLife Asia Service with BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- A blind activist who became a symbol of the fight more religious and political rights in China has fled to the United States embassy in Beijing after escaping from house arrest, but others close to him have been detained, Christian rights activists told BosNewsLife Saturday, April 28.  

NEWS ALERT: China Officials Destroy Church

By BosNewsLife Asia ServiceNumber of Christians growing in China, despite reported persecution, Christian rights activists say. BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- Devoted Christians in southern China were left with a pile of rubble Wednesday, April 30, after local authorities demolished their church building, Christians said.

BREAKING NEWS: China Detains House Church Alliance Official

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- Chinese authorities have detained a key official of  an influential umbrella group of house churches in China as part of a wider crackdown on unauthorized worship in the country, rights activists and Chinese Christians saidThursday, June 2.

China’s Church Going Global (Column)

By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Columnist china BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife Columns)-- My wife is Korean, and I have long been fascinated by the growth in Christianity in South Korea. From just modest numbers in the early 20th century it has evolved to represent, 100 years late later, around 30 per cent of the population. Now we see something similar starting to happen in China...

China’s Government “Orders” Crackdown On House Churches

By BosNewsLife Asia Service ch_church_img_0688_lg-150x1501BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- China's government has issued a secret directive to dismantle at least six major house churches in and outside the capital Beijing ahead of the upcoming 60th anniversary of Communist rule in the country, according to Christian right investigators.

BREAKING NEWS: China Detains Dozens Of House Church Christians; Standoff Escalates

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- Police detained dozens of members from one of the largest underground churches in China's capital Beijing Sunday, April 17, as part of a wider crackdown on dissent, a Christian rights group said.

NEWS ALERT: ‘China Killing Christians And Other Minorities For Organs’

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife indextradeLONDON/BEIJING (BosNewsLife)-- Devoted house church Christians and other prisoners of conscience are targeted and killed for a massive gruesome trade in human organs in China, according to new reports released this week.