Last October 10, the international day to combat homelessness, was a cynical opportunity for the Paris Police Prefecture to issue an order banning food distributions for a period of one month.
On several occasions, Jesus speaks of hirelings who mistreat the Lord's flock (John 10). The apostle Paul announces that, from among the shepherds of the Church of Ephesus, cruel wolves will arise who will not spare the flock (Acts 20:29).
Discover a summary of 5 news stories published on the InfoChrétienne website this Wednesday, December 6. A good way to have a global vision of what is happening in the world, particularly in the Christian sphere.
Risk of lead poisoning on the Notre Dame construction site: a senator requests the intervention of the Pope
Monday, December 5, Anne Souyris, environmentalist senator from Paris, requested a private audience with Pope Francis to "present to him the issues for human health and the environment of the restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral".
An Algerian pastor was sentenced to a year in prison for celebrating worship in a building not approved by the state.
Alejandro Monteverde's film Sound of Freedom, a powerful cry of protest against human trafficking, is still in theaters!
In a first in the United States, a public religious charter school should receive state funding. Associations for the separation of Church and State are strongly opposed to the project.
Tuesday, December 5, the plenary assembly of the National Council of Evangelicals of France (CNEF) took place at the Palais de la Femme in Paris. On this occasion, the evangelical body voted to adopt a historic text.
Mayotte is the youngest department in France. According to INSEE estimates, Mayotte is populated by approximately 310 inhabitants on January 000, 1; the average age is 2023 years old compared to 23 years old in mainland France; more than 41% of the Mahorese population.
Thirty thousand evangelical Christians participated in a peace march last Sunday in the state of Chiapas, Mexico.
A "massive" hunt has been launched to find those responsible for a bomb attack carried out on Sunday during a Catholic mass in the southern Philippines, killing four worshipers and injuring around fifty people.
At least 13 people have been killed in gunfire in the northeastern Indian state of Manipur, according to a state official and local media.
A 45-year-old Pakistani Christian was released on bail on November 15. He was accused of blasphemy after sharing a Bible verse on his Facebook account.
Duong Thi, a 95-year-old pastor, has defied persecution from the Vietnamese government all her life by courageously sharing her Christian faith despite persecution and five stints in prison.
The housing crisis can be seen particularly through what we call in statistics the “rate of effort”. This is the percentage of household income spent on the main home.
On Saturday, a knife-wielding terrorist killed a tourist and injured two near the Eiffel Tower in Paris. The assailant, known for radical Islamism and psychiatric disorders, has since been in police custody.
Under fire from criticism since the end of August following reports accusing it of practicing conversion therapy, the evangelical association Torrents de Vie was subjected to an independent internal investigation.
Recent weeks have seen an increase in anti-Semitic acts in France: 1 were recorded between October 518 and November 7. Since the early 15s, the figures have usually fluctuated between 2000 and 400 per year.
The Chosen France has announced that season 3 of the hit series will be available in French from December. If you don't yet know this phenomenon series, now is the time to immerse yourself in the captivating story of Jesus!
See you Sunday, December 3 at 10 a.m. on Présence Protestante (France 2) to talk about kindness in a new episode of “Ma Foi…”, with Jacques Poujol, pastor and trainer in helping relationships, and Jacques Verseils, shepherd in Mialet.
Angel Studios, behind the series The Chosen, has announced that it has acquired the rights to a film about Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Expected in November 2024 in the United States, this feature film will explore the life of the German Protestant pastor.
Paris this Saturday, December 2, Brussels on Monday, October 16, Arras on Friday, October 13… In a few weeks, innocent people have been targeted several times by individuals claiming to be Islamist fundamentalists.
While this summer, millions of visitors will come to France for the 2024 Olympic Games, several Christian organizations are mobilizing to share the good news of the Gospel on this occasion.
“It’s a gear where you can be a slave and it can be very destructive”: a former professional footballer tells AFP about the influence of a Parisian marabout consulted to improve his performance. The man will defraud him of 200.000 euros.
On September 9, 2023, Ireland began its Rugby World Cup with a match against Romania in Bordeaux. In the stands, the Ambassador of Ireland and the Ambassador of the United Kingdom were present. Both had come to encourage “their” Ireland.
Visual change Tuesday in the Paris sky: a shape of an arrow now rises to the top of the scaffolding of Notre-Dame Cathedral, ravaged by a fire in 2019.
The Evangelical Center 2023 took place in Paris on November 27 and 28. 1100 people gathered at the Charenton space around the theme of vocations during this event which brings together all the diversity of Churches and evangelical works.
Pope Francis, who is due to go to Dubai on Friday where he will participate in a UN climate conference, warned on Sunday against "the climate threat" which "endangers life on Earth".
In a gesture inspired by the love of Jesus, Lawndale Baptist Church in Greensboro provided a Thanksgiving meal to 1000 families as part of its annual “Feeding the 5000” event.
The Sacré Coeur in Paris, the Colosseum in Rome and the statue of Christ the Redeemer in Rio will be illuminated in red on Wednesday evening "to alert on the persecution of Christians in the world", we informed the organization Aid to the Church in distress
Many of those who participate in A Prayer Every Day share with me the addictions they would like to escape from. Here is one of these testimonies: "I suffer greatly from an addiction which is cigarettes..."
After more than half a century of pastoral ministry, I have encountered many Christians who struggle with all kinds of evil thoughts.
Some have shared with me, in their message, the fight they are waging against immodesty and (or) pornography. They asked to be helped through prayer.
Pope Francis on Sunday called on the participants in COP 28 to commit "without delay to a necessary global ecological conversion", asking them to overcome "nationalisms" and "models of the past" to arrive at a "common vision".
The leaders of the main religions in France called on Emmanuel Macron to express their “concerns” about the climate and call for “drastic and immediate” action, we learned on Thursday on the opening day of COP 28.
They are young, committed to social justice and ecology and advocate a non-violent mode of action in accordance with their faith: Christian activists are increasing the number of climate alerts in France.
Every year, the COP (or Conference of the Parties) on climate brings together delegates from all over the world for two weeks. For state representatives, it is an opportunity to negotiate climate agreements, such as the Kyoto Protocol (1997).
As the 28th Conference of the Parties (COP28) on climate change approaches, scheduled for November 30 to December 12, 2023 in Dubai, A Rocha and the Support and Liaison Service (SEL) are launching a call for prayer for the most exposed nations
“The world is collapsing”: Pope Francis launched a new cry of alarm in the face of global warming and called for a “binding” energy transition in a text published Wednesday, a few weeks before COP28 in Dubai.
Lauren Daigle, Christian artist, was crowned best Christian artist by the American magazine Billboard. The artist also won the prize for best female Christian artist for her song “Thank God I do”, released last March.
National Basketball Association (NBA) Christian player Jonathan Isaac caused a stir by launching a new line of sneakers, featuring Bible verses.
The artist Vianney was Déborah Grunwald's guest on the show Dans le retro on France Bleu to talk about her new album. During this interview the singer spoke about his Christian faith, a personal adventure which helps him daily.
The actor who played the unforgettable Chandler in “Friends”, Matthew Perry, died on October 28. In his memoir published last year, the 54-year-old star revealed his struggle with addiction and spoke of his encounter with God.
The International Seabed Authority (AIFM), which is not used to being in the spotlight, is today the subject of controversy around the mining of the deep seabed.
Some of these micro-organisms can be pathogenic for humans and therefore sicken not only swimmers but also shellfish consumers.
As the ChatGPT chatbot continues to evolve and get talked about, hundreds of experts in the field of artificial intelligence are concerned in an open letter
“I am AI Jesus” (IA Jesus), declares a chatbot representation of Christ on Twitch.
Discover a summary of 5 news stories published on the InfoChrétienne website this Tuesday, December 5. A good way to have a global vision of what is happening in the world, particularly in the Christian sphere.
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Artificial intelligence (AI) is a very broad term: it can refer to many activities undertaken by computing machines, with or without human intervention.
We met Eric Célérier who presented his new project to us. This is an application called HelloBible which proposes to put artificial intelligence at the service of spiritual growth.
Information search, content production, translation, detection of hate speech... generative artificial intelligence (AI) promises significant productivity gains in the media world.
For more than 2000 years, Christian meditation has continued to cross the centuries and nourish the faith of many Christians. Taking various forms, it remains one of the privileged places of encounter with God, and from which many graces flow.