Javascript Tabs Menu by Deluxe-Tabs.com

Christian Persecution Info - Christian Persecution Magazine

Welcome to Christian Persecution Info

iran-christianThe wife of an American pastor serving eight years in Iran for his Christian faith said God had chosen their family for this ordeal to reach people in despair.

malaysiaMalaysia's Christian Federation and Bible Society are both appealing Selangor's administrative authorities to return more than 300 Bibles confiscated months ago in raids by the Islamic Department, according to International Christian Concern.

bhutanTwo pastors in southern Bhutan have spent more than a month in jail without being formally charged, according to Morning Star News.

central-africa-republicAs sectarian killings continue in the Central African Republic, the country's churches held a month of prayer, according to Barnabas Aid.

american-christianityPatrick Air Force Base in Brevard County, Fla., has recently removed a display honoring missing airmen from a base dining facility, according to International Christian Concern.

philippines-mapThe Philippine government signed a peace accord with that country's largest Islamist group in the hopes of ending decades of violence that killed more than 120,000, according to International Christian Concern.

russia-mapChristian organizations in Russia that teach secular education may face harassment from government officials, according to Barnabas Aid.

egypt_mapOn a Friday afternoon late last month, a young woman was killed over a cross after she drove to the Ain Shams neighborhood of Cairo to deliver food and medicine to the elderly, according to International Christian Concern.

china map christiansThousands of Christians formed a human shield around the newly-constructed Sanjiang Christian Church in Zhejiang Province after several hundred police officers with bulldozers threatened to demolish it, according to International Christian Concern.

pakistan-map2A Christian couple in Pakistan's Punjab Province was sentenced to death Friday for allegedly sending blasphemous text messages, according to Morning Star News.

islamic-statesAn increasing number of Muslim majority nations are strictly enforcing Islamic blasphemy laws in order to penalize Christians and other religious minorities, according to Barnabas Aid.

nigeriaIslamic uprisings in Nigeria have caused at least 1,500 deaths this year alone as attacks on unarmed civilians become more commonplace, according to CBN News.

pakistan-map2Rights groups have decried the death sentence handed down to one Christian man after more than 100 Muslims who destroyed his neighborhood were freed on bail.

syriaEighty Christians were killed and thousands more displaced after Islamic militants attacked the strategic Syrian town of Kessab near the Turkish border on March 21, according to Barnabas Aid.

iran-christianDuring a press conference in Geneva this month, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran released his latest report, according to Barnabas Aid.

kenyaDuring Sunday morning service, two gunmen fired into the crowded congregation of Joy Jesus Church in Likoni, Kenya, killing two parishioners, according to International Christian Concern.

nigeriaMuslims have once again targeted Christians in Nigeria, killing more than 100 over the past weekend.

turkey-mapUnder a new Turkish law, five confessed Christian killers slated to be released on bail will instead remain under house arrest, according to Morning Star News.

belarus-mapA private homeless shelter run by a Christian in Belarus has been legally stripped of its license to operate, according to Barnabas Aid.

north-korea-mapThirty-three Koreans could be executed by the North's State Security Department Sunday for allegedly accepting funds to overthrow Kim Jong-un's regime, according to Chosun Media.



Do you want to add Prayer to your site?

Change Font Size

* Increase  * Decrease
Worthy News

Help others find Christian Persecution Info! Use this code to link to Christian Persecution Information on your web page:

<a href="http://www.christian
persecution.info" title="Christian Persecution">Christian Persecution Info</a>

Copyright 1999-2010  Christian Persecution Info - a Christian website of the Worthy Network