New Movie Spotlights Christian Persecution – Too Late for Mideast (Column)

By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Columnist movie TOKYO, JAPAN (BosNewsLife Columns)-- A forthcoming film from famed director Martin Scorsese is set  to confront the movie-going public with the persecution of Christians. It's “Silence,” based on the celebrated 1966 historical novel by Japanese Christian writer Shusaku Endo, who was nominated for the Nobel Prize.


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife
EBUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife Columns)-- Stop the press! Hungary's center-right government is launching an aid operation for victims of Japan's worst earthquake on record and tsunami.

Director Scorsese Reveals Persecution Of Japanese Christians In New Movie

By Martin Roth, BosNewsLife Senior Correspondent images (1) TOKYO/TAIPEI (BosNewsLife)-- Renowned movie director Martin Scorsese has released initial details of his forthcoming movie “Silence,” about the persecution of Japanese Christians in the 17th century, and God’s perceived silence in suffering.

NEWS ALERT: Christian Aid Groups Rush To Earthquake Stricken Japan Amid Fears Of Nuclear...

By BosNewsLife Asia Service with Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife TOKYO/NEW DELHI (BosNewsLife)-- America's largest Christian aid and evangelistic groups are among those rushing to Japan after Japanese churches appealed for help amid fears of a major nuclear disaster and further aftershocks in a country already coping with the aftermath of its strongest earthquake on record and subsequent tsunami.

NEWS ALERT: Churches Suffer In Japan’s Tsunami; Asia Christians Grief

By Santosh Digal, BosNewsLife Asia Correspondent
NEW DELHI/TOKYO (BosNewsLife)-- Christians across Asia prayed for Japan as the strongest earth quake ever recorded unleashed a monster tsunami that pulverized northeastern areas and impacted churches there.

BREAKING NEWS: Japan Christians Search For Missing Amid Nuclear Crisis

By BosNewsLife Asia Service
TOKYO, JAPAN (BosNewsLife)-- Churches in areas impacted by Japan's worst earthquake on record and tsunami have reportedly lost pastors and Christians were still searching for other believers unaccounted for Friday, March 18, while Japan's Prime Minister Naoto Kan warned that a major nuclear crisis may further complicate rescue operations.

Japan Halts Refugee Protection For Bangladesh Evangelist

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife OKINAWA, JAPAN (BosNewsLife) – Japan has declined the refugee status of a Christian evangelist who fled his...