Persecution (2018)



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  • December 13, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Their Christmas means fear, isolation, or worse

    secret ChristmasFor millions of religious minorities around the world, it's very difficult to have a "Merry Christmas" because of the possible persecution they face.

  • December 07, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Ugandan gov't backing 'strict' Islam

    cross broken shatteredAn organization whose concern is the human rights of Christians and minority religions is concerned to see Muslim communities challenging Ugandan Christians' freedoms to proclaim their faith.

  • December 04, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Dire appeal for U.S. to help Nigeria's persecuted Christians

    Boko Haram in NigeriaA group of organizations concerned about Christian persecution around the world are calling attention to the dire situation that has been unfolding for some time in Nigeria.

  • November 29, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Persecution goes from bad to worse

    cross broken shatteredWith Bibles being burned, crosses being destroyed, churches being forced to closed, and pastors getting sent to prison, one of the leading voices for persecuted believers in China says the situation for Christians there is dire.

  • November 27, 2018
    Chris Woodward

    Christian widows latest recipients of letter campaign

    ISIS orange jumpsuits genocideIf you're looking for an opportunity to encourage other believers, some widows are waiting to hear from you.

  • November 15, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Applying international pressure on behalf of Asia Bibi

    Asia Bibi releasedAsia Bibi, the Christian mother in Pakistan who recently had her blasphemy conviction overturned after spending eight years on death row, has yet to be released from the country.

  • November 10, 2018
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Scared of Muslim backlash, UK denies Asia Bibi asylum

    Islam in England 2Government officials in the United Kingdom have cowered before the nation’s Muslim community and Islamic terrorist groups by refusing to grant asylum to Asia Bibi – the Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy in Pakistan last week who still lives under death threats from Islamic leaders who persuaded Pakistani officials to keep her in her native country.

  • November 08, 2018
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Trump sends St. Dept. to Nigeria as jihadists kill 2.3K Christians in 2018

    Boko Haram destruction NigeriaPresident Donald Trump sent the United States State Department to Nigeria as Islamic terrorists slaughtered hundreds of Christians in October alone – and thousands since the beginning of the year.

  • November 07, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Latest attack shows ISIS has no fear in Egypt

    Coptic Christian church in EgyptCoptic Christians in Egypt are once again on high alert after a deadly attack killed a group traveling to a monastery.  

  • October 24, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Christian teachers ask to leave after bomb blast rips home

    Somalia Islamic militantsChristian teachers are facing deadly persecution in northeastern Kenya at the hands of Islamic militants.

  • October 16, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Open Doors: Don't ignore persecution for diplomacy

    Kim Jong Un with kidsAn organization that advocates for persecuted Christians around the world is focusing on North Korea as next month's International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church draws near.

  • October 16, 2018
    Bill Bumpas, Chris Woodward

    Meadows: Religious liberty a high priority for Trump administration

    Pastor Andrew Brunson releasedA U.S. congressman who was part of the effort to bring Pastor Andrew Brunson home recalls the "powerful moment" he witnessed as the pastor prayed over the President of the United States.

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