Christian Persecution

Religious Persecution

Then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and ye shall be hated of all nations for my name's sake. And then shall many be offended, and shall betray one another, and shall hate one another.
(Matthew 24:9-10)

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10/3/2019 7:41:27 AM
Religious liberty is in the Bible
Christian Post
10/3/2019 6:19:23 AM
Trump calls on all nations to end religious persecution
The Independent |
9/4/2019 1:08:28 PM
Hong Kong Christians: Bill's removal not enough
BP News

The withdrawal of an extradition bill that threatened religious freedom in Hong Kong is not enough to satisfy Christians and others amid protests there, ...

9/4/2019 10:24:40 AM
Widowed Mother of Seven Homeless After Muslim In-Laws Learn She Is Christian
Christian News Network

Photo Credit: Elvis Santana (Morning Star News) – The 8-year-old boy didn't realize that telling his Muslim relatives how much he enjoyed a church choir would.

9/4/2019 8:31:47 AM
Killings, kidnapping target Christian leaders in Mexico
Evangelical Focus

Drug cartel suspected in the killing of one pastor. The head of an evangelical shelter for refugees was kidnapped while interfering with a drug ring's efforts to ...

9/4/2019 6:06:54 AM
Each Day is 'Torture': Six-Year-Old Savagely Beaten Over Parents' Christian Faith and Refusal to Engage in 'Ancestor Worship'
CBN News

American Christians have a hard time comprehending what severe persecution looks like. For Christians in places like Vietnam, they know all too well the price ...

9/4/2019 5:35:17 AM
Prayers requested for Iranian Christian imprisoned for not renouncing her faith

An Iranian woman who converted to Christianity has begun serving a prison sentence after refusing to give up her faith and is calling on the Christian community ...

8/22/2019 2:07:37 PM
Five Reasons The World Needs A Wake-Up Call On Religious Persecution

States and civil society representatives must mark the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief uniting ...

8/22/2019 2:06:54 PM
Kurdistan remains a safe haven for those fleeing religious persecution: President

On Thursday, the president of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) announced that the autonomous federal region of Iraq is committed to providing ...

8/22/2019 12:12:24 PM
World must stamp out persecution of religious groups, Guterres declares on new UN Day
UN News

UN chief António Guterres called for an end to the persecution of religious groups on Thursday, the first ever International Day Commemorating the Victims of ...

8/22/2019 7:23:48 AM
China Releases Church Elder after Being Imprisoned for Eight Months

After being detained for eight months, an elder at the Early Rain Covenant Church in China was released from prison this week. According to the Pray for Early ...

8/12/2019 3:04:00 AM
After Kashmir loses special status, region's Christians fear greater persecution

After the revocation of Kashmir's special status, Christians in the region are fearful that the change will lead to a wave of Hindu nationalism and with it, ...

8/1/2019 8:33:11 AM
Christians denounce persecution in Colombia
Evangelical Focus

Armed groups, guerrillas, militamen, criminal gangs and drug cartels see the church as an enemy to be eradicated”, a pastor says.

8/1/2019 6:29:00 AM
Rising Anti-Semitism and Christian Persecution

Synagogue shootings in the United States to Christians imprisoned in Iran or China, acts of both Anti-Semitism & Christian persecution are rising worldwide.

8/1/2019 4:47:45 AM
Syrian Christians in US fear deportation as their protected status is in 'jeopardy'
The Christian Post

Thousands of Syrian immigrants in the U.S., including Christians, could be at risk of deportation back to their dangerous and deadly home country as a decision ...

7/31/2019 9:03:26 PM
Congregation attacked by Hindu extremists in India
Mission Network News

India (MNN) — In India's Jharkhand state, Hindu extremists attacked, beat, and threatened eight believers who refused to recant their faith. David Curry of Open ...

7/31/2019 10:49:39 AM
Persecution group urges Nigeria to investigate reports of 16-y-o Leah Sharibu's death
The Christian Post

A persecution watchdog is calling on the Nigerian government to launch an investigation into reports that 16-year-old Leah Sharibu, the Nigerian schoolgirl ...

7/22/2019 3:52:23 AM
Fulani killings of Nigerian Christians meets standard for 'genocide,' Jubilee Campaign says
The Christian Post

An international human rights NGO has submitted research and data to the International Criminal Court contending that the standard for genocide has now been ...

7/21/2019 5:15:00 PM
Church of England bishop welcomes UK Government decision to accept recommendations of review into persecution of Christians
Sight Magazine

A Church of England bishop who headed a review into the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office's support for persecuted Christians has welcomed the ...

7/21/2019 11:31:52 AM
Donald Trump promises to support victims of religious persecution
Washington Times

President Donald Trump promised survivors of religious persecution who visited the Oval Office yesterday that he will forever support them in their attempts to ...

7/8/2019 7:57:10 AM
I was persecuted in Sudan for being a Christian, but America welcomed me
Chicago Daily Herald

Guest columnist Durmomo Gary: It's a hard thing growing up knowing that you can't become who you want to become -- not because you're not smart enough or ...

6/4/2019 8:42:04 AM
Pastor urges “strong wave of protest” after Assyrian Church in Iran shut down, cross removed
Barnabas Fund

Iranian security agents stormed into a 100-year-old Assyrian church and tore the cross from its tower in a major city in the north-west of the country on 9 May.

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