Blessings at Sea - Cruising with a Pastor on Board
In China churches are being demolished and new laws are set to increase monitoring of religious activities. As more Chinese turn to Christianity, the Communist Party sees a rival in a struggle for hearts and minds.
Protestantism is mostly a group of niche movements in predominantly Catholic Latin America. The 500th anniversary of the Reformation is an opportunity for Christianity's various sects to find new recognition.
Indian Kashmir has heard a Catholic church ring its bell 50 years after it was silenced by protestors. Representatives of other faiths, including Muslims and Hindus, also celebrated the reactivation.
By refusing to hear the case, Germany's Constitutional Court has ruled that a Muslim boy must attend religion classes and services at a state-funded Catholic school. Church and state are not always separated in Germany.
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