Persecution



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  • August 30, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Christians 'pay the cost' during Islamic holiday

    Coptic Christian church in EgyptDuring last week's Muslim holidays, Coptic Christians in Egypt experienced a surge in persecution at the hands of Islamic hardliners.

  • August 23, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    US pressing to end Christian persecution in Pakistan

    PakistanChristians in Pakistan are facing torture, police abuse and death for their faith, and international leaders are being called to confront the Pakistani government for turning a blind eye to the violent persecution. 

  • August 22, 2018
    Bill Bumpas, Billy Davis

    Keeping a grip on churches, a hand out for dollars

    Trump with China president XiChina is known for both economic power and persecution of Christian believers, and a longtime conservative activist says more Americans need to know more about the cheap products we buy.  

  • August 21, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Iran vows to keep pastor behind bars

    Pastor Youcef (Iran)A spokesman for a Christian legal firm says the case of an Iranian pastor imprisoned multiple times demonstrates the crackdown believers are experiencing in the Islamic Republic.

  • August 15, 2018
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Iran jails entire church 1 yr., sentences pastor to 10 yrs.

    Iran flagThe Islamic Republic sentenced an Iranian couple and every member of their church to one year in jail for practicing Christianity – within days of condemning Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani to 10-plus years of imprisonment for “promoting Christianity.”

  • August 15, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Church in Sudan overcomes gov't opposition

    Sudan flagA Christian denomination in Sudan is celebrating a court victory. 

  • August 14, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    A warning to India over religious persecution

    India's prime minister, ModiA persecution watchdog group has worked with members of Congress to send a strong letter to India's prime minister denouncing religious persecution in that predominantly Hindu country.

  • August 13, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Different administration, different foreign aid platform

    Trump and Obama at WH post-electionA conservative activist sees a stark contrast between the Obama and Trump administrations when it comes to how the U.S. uses its leverage around the world.

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