Good Friday: Praying for end to the pandemic
Tomorrow is Good Friday – and in these unusual times, the Southern Baptist Convention is calling for a special time of prayer.
As coronavirus numbers continue to climb worldwide, one Christian organization serving the persecuted Church says the COVID-19 outbreak is putting Christians at higher risk globally as their living conditions rapidly worsen.
A spokesman for a group whose concern is the human rights of Christians and religious minorities says the good news concerning a kidnapped girl in Pakistan is not all positive.
A court in Pakistan – which approximately 98% Muslim – is thwarting efforts by Christian parents to get their kidnapped daughter back.
Whether they reside in Iran, China, Nigeria, or North Korea, the world is quickly becoming less tolerant of Christians.
A Cuban pastor and his wife are now reportedly being tortured after having been imprisoned for homeschooling their children.
China is making sure it controls the Church by taking measures to ensure all churchgoers hear the message of Communism.
Two principal sources are being blamed for the bulk of violent attacks against Christians worldwide – fundamentalist Muslims and leftists.
Open Doors recently unleashed its 2020 World Watch List identifying the nations where it's most dangerous to be a Christian … and found the overall treatment of Christians and other religious groups for practicing their faith is getting worse.
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