Persecution (2011)

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  • January 04, 2011
    Russ Jones

    Feds' rhetoric imperils Christian values, beliefs

    A California-based organization has released its annual list of anti-Christian acts in America for 2010 -- a list determined through an online poll.
  • January 06, 2011
    Charlie Butts

    Prayer could alter court's decision

    A Pakistani Christian who is facing the death penalty for "blasphemy" against Mohammed is awaiting word on her appeal.
  • January 07, 2011
    Charlie Butts

    NK keeping heavy thumb on Christians

    Open Doors USA has released its latest list of the top 50 countries that impose the heaviest persecution on Christians -- and North Korea continues to lead the way.
  • January 10, 2011
    Charlie Butts

    Afghan Christian under gov't pressure

    A Christian in Afghanistan is currently facing punishment as severe as the death penalty if he doesn't choose to convert back to Islam.
  • January 11, 2011
    Charlie Butts

    Summit for the suffering

    Christian broadcaster Norm Nelson is taking part in a four-day crisis delegation that is looking into the violence against Iraqi Christians.
  • January 12, 2011 Staff

    Iran rounds up Christians in crackdown

    Iran has arrested about 70 Christians since Christmas in a crackdown that belies the Islamic government's claim that it provides room for other faiths.
  • January 17, 2011
    Charlie Butts

    Foreign police assault U.S. ambassador

    The United States wants to know why Vietnamese police recently assaulted an American diplomat who tried to visit a Catholic priest.
  • January 19, 2011
    Becky Yeh - California correspondent

    Feeling the pain of persecution

    An organization that defends persecuted Christians worldwide is urging U.S. believers to "feel the plight" of the believers who are dying and tortured for their faith.
  • January 26, 2011
    Charlie Butts

    Torture continues in African nation

    Upon WikiLeaks' release of a cable exposing the persecution of Christians in Eritrea, the Body of Christ is being asked to respond.
  • January 27, 2011
    Charlie Butts

    Vietnamese believers a 'threat' to gov't

    News has surfaced about the increased persecution of a mostly-Christian tribal group in Vietnam.
  • January 28, 2011
    Becky Yeh - California correspondent

    New year not so good for some believers

    An advocacy group for persecuted Christians around the world is lamenting the global increase in persecution against believers in 2011.
  • February 02, 2011
    Chris Woodward

    The impasse in Egypt

    The political turmoil in Egypt has Christians in that country asking for worldwide prayer -- and a Christian apologist expressing heightened concern for the nation of Israel.