There is more evidence of strict enforcement of the one-child
policy in China, this time from secret government documents and
A Christian advocacy group is asking for prayer for Christians
who are being persecuted in one of the most oppressive countries in
The daughter of an imprisoned house church leader in China has
issued an international plea because of her father's deteriorating
Seventy percent of Christians killed around the world in 2012
died in the African country of Nigeria, where the persecution
Christian human rights organization ChinaAid is reporting the
violent attack on a father of three by Chinese family planning
Christians in Iraq fear their plight may have been forgotten by
the rest of the world.
Efforts continue to locate kidnapped Christian children in
Americans continue to press for the release of an American
pastor jailed in Iran.
Christians in Syria are asking brothers and sisters in the faith
to join them in bombarding heaven with prayer.
A bipartisan group of congressional members is now communicating
with the State Department, asking for ramped up efforts for the
release of a Christian -- who is an American citizen -- from an
The plea for an American-Iranian Christian pastor imprisoned in
Iran is going international -- and that's just one of the
approaches being used to help him.
The figures of an annual survey show that persecution of
Christians in China has worsened. But there is cautious optimism
for the future.
A house church leader in China serving a harsh prison sentence
has found his situation worsening as pressure is now placed on his
An American-Iranian pastor remains in jail in Iran on trumped up
charges. Though he faces an 8-year term in a violent prison, his
family members in Idaho are enduring the situation and remain
hopeful for positive news.
The wife of American pastor Saeed Abedini, who's been sentenced
to eight years in prison in Iran, says the Islamic regime views his
Christianity as a national security threat.
Congressman Frank Wolf (R-Virginia) has launched a "Defending
Freedoms" project urging other members of Congress to get on board
with human rights issues.