Two Groups of Christians in India Attacked in the Past Week While Celebrating Christmas

International Christian Concern 2020 Pennsylvania Ave. NW #241, Washington, D.C. 20006 http://www.persecution.org  |  E-mail: icc@persecution.org Media Contact: Olivia Miller, Communications Coordinator press@persecution.org (301)-859-3842 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Palpable Tension Felt by Christians as the Christmas Holiday Approaches 12/16/2016 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that two groups of Christians celebrating the […]

India: Christian woman stripped and beaten to death

05 December 2016 Samari Kasabi (55), a Christian from the village of Dokawaya, District Sukma, Chhattisgarh, was stripped naked, beaten to death, and her body was burnt by people from her village on the night of 16 October. Her son Sukura (35) and his family were at church when the attack took place, about 12km […]

India – Christian woman murdered and believers beaten in three separate attacks

A 55-year-old Christian woman in a rural village in Punjab, North India, bled to death after she was attacked outside her house on 11 September. Balwinder Kaur – who suffered from a mental disability caused by an accidental electric shock around 20 years ago – was arrested last year following accusations that she desecrated the […]

Pray for Five Families Expelled from Their Village Because of Their Faith

Oct. 07, 2016 | India Five Christian families in India were expelled from their village on Aug. 10 when they refused to help pay for a Hindu festival. The 10 adults and three children all belong to a church in a neighboring village. Recently, Hindu extremists and village leaders interrupted a worship meeting and began […]

More Hindu persecution.

Christians Fear for Children Attending Children Bible Clubs in India By ICC’s India Correspondent 06/29/2016 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) -Since the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) took power in India in 2014, Christians have experienced an increasing amount of persecution. Over the past two years, it has almost become common for radical Hindus to attack […]