Algerian Christians rally for “freedom of worship without intimidation”

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Photo: Evangelical Focus report (Evangelical Focus) by Joel Forster—Peaceful demonstrations call authorities to “stop closure of worship places”. Churches re-organise themselves in houses as the government threatens to close more buildings. Algerian Protestant Christians have protested peacefully in the last days against the “unjust” governmental campaign to close…

Pastor Zhang update.

Update below on Zhang. July 4th 2017 We’ve received reports that Pastor Zhang Shaojie, the leader of Nanle Country Christian Church, is currently enduring severe torture. His daughter, Esther, has reported that he is ‘barely alive’, and suffering both physically and mentally from the cruel treatment he’s experiencing, which includes sleep deprivation and starvation – […]

Pray for Pastor John Cao, Arrested Recently by Chinese Authorities

May. 05, 2017 | China On March 5, police arrested Cao San-Qiang (John Cao), a Chinese pastor known for his work among Myanmar’s poor. Authorities charged Pastor Cao with “organizing illegal crossings of national borders.” Pastor Cao, who is currently being held in the Menglian Detention Center, had been crossing the border between China and […]

Christian Family in Hiding after Hindu Extremist Mob Assaults Them in India

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Hindu extremists severely attack retired pastor and his family in northern India. Photo: Morning Star News (Morning Star News) – A retired pastor, his wife and their sons are in hiding from police after a Hindu extremist mob injured them in a gruesome assault in northern India, sources…

Egyptian Christian killed

Christian Man Fatally Beaten in Egypt Attacker Radicalized in Libya, Encouraged Violence Against Christians 10/03/2019 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on September 25, 2019, an Egyptian Christian man, Maged Fathi, passed away following a beating by at least six Muslims. Maged was taken to the hospital in Assiut Governorate where […]

Christian in Uganda Loses Children, Mother and Stepfather to Islamist Attack, Sources Say

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Gaddafi National Mosque in Kampala, Uganda. (Wikipedia, Laika, ac) (Morning Star News) – A 36-year-old Christian near Kampala, Uganda is mourning the deaths of his son, daughter, mother and stepfather, who were killed when Muslim extremists set their house ablaze seven weeks ago, sources said. Before the radical…

Boko Haram Executes Two Christian Aid Workers in Nigeria

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Screen capture from Islamic State’s Amaq news site of Christian aid workers Godfrey Ali Shikagham (left) and Lawrence Duna Dacighir before their execution by Boko Haram. (Morning Star News) (Morning Star News) – Islamic extremist group Boko Haram released a video last week showing the execution of two…