More Vietnamese imprisoned

TUESDAY 24 SEPTEMBER 2013 Pastor Nguyen Cong Chinh serving 11 years and his wife Tran Thi Hong   Lift up to the Lord eight Christians from an unregistered church in Vietnam, who have been jailed for “undermining national unity”. The church members were sentenced to between three and eleven years in prison after being accused of workingContinue reading “More Vietnamese imprisoned”

Vietnamese church leader freed.

(Source: Morning Star News) UPDATES Praise God for the early release from prison of Thaddeus Nguyen Van Ly, a Vietnamese church leader, human rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee (Prayer Alert, February 12, 2013). He was sentenced to eight years in jail for slander and libel against the state in 2007 – and wasContinue reading “Vietnamese church leader freed.”

Wife of Mennonite Pastor Badly Beaten for Information by Vietnamese Police

ICC NOTE: It is no surprise Vietnamese police continue to target Christian pastors and their families as the wife of a Mennonite pastor is badly beaten. According to Asia News, Tran Thi Hong was forcibly taken to the local police station and beaten for information regarding a meeting she had with with First Secretary ofContinue reading “Wife of Mennonite Pastor Badly Beaten for Information by Vietnamese Police”

Pray for a House Church Whose New Building Was Destroyed

Jun. 05, 2015 | Vietnam Local authorities recently demolished the new home of a house church just as it was nearing completion. The house church, which is led by a VOM-supported pastor, has been meeting weekly in a church member’s small home. The congregation has grown to 87 members, so they had decided to constructContinue reading “Pray for a House Church Whose New Building Was Destroyed”

Left behind in Vietnam.

Naomi’s husband Michael was arrested and sentenced to eight years in prison for seeking religious freedom and trying to reclaim land confiscated by the authorities. His wife and five children have been sentenced to eight years without a husband and father. Naomi (44) has to work as a hired labourer in the fields. She thanks GodContinue reading “Left behind in Vietnam.”

Pray for Christian Workers Fined for Bible Smuggling

May. 15, 2015 | South Asia Officials detained two Christian workers in January for transporting Hmong Bibles. The officers confiscated the Bibles, interrogated them for two days and nights, threatened them with imprisonment and ordered them to pay a large fine. They were allowed to leave after paying the fines.Pray the Scriptures will not beContinue reading “Pray for Christian Workers Fined for Bible Smuggling”

VIETNAM – Mob attacks Pastor Quang and son

April 1, 2015 Mennonite Pastor Nguyen Hong Quang (pictured) has been assaulted again – just two months after being hospitalised as a result of a brutal attack. A mob of about 25 young men are reported to have attacked Pastor Quang and his son, Nguyen Quang Trieu, at their church in Ho Chi Minh City.Continue reading “VIETNAM – Mob attacks Pastor Quang and son”

VIETNAM – Pastor Quang and colleague brutally attacked

January 20, 2015 Pray for Pastor Quang, Who Was Beaten by Unknown Attackers Pastor Quang and his associate pastor were attacked by five men on Sunday afternoon, Jan. 18, near a Bible school that Pastor Quang founded in southern Vietnam. The attackers threw bricks and rocks at the pastors until they collapsed to the ground,Continue reading “VIETNAM – Pastor Quang and colleague brutally attacked”