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Bhutan: Christians Imprisioned but Hope is Growing

Jun 14, 2006

According to reliable sources inside Bhutan the brothers Benjamin and John Dai, after showing the Jesus video in a non-believer\'s home, were arrested on 8 January 2006 when a boy present informed the police. Last week Benjamin received a prison sentence of three-and-a-half years, while John was sen

Imprisoned Believers: Vulnerable and Abused

Jun 8, 2006

China Aid Association (CAA) reports that imprisoned South China Church founder and senior pastor Gong Shengliang (53), who was beaten almost to death by authorities in Jingzhou Prison in June

5 Days to the Day of Repentance & Prayer – 4 June 2006

Jun 1, 2006

Sunday is an opportunity for the Body of Christ to show our unity in Jesus Christ. The following statement by leading South African Christian leaders supports this.

Eritrea: Severe Persecution is Expanding

May 24, 2006

Eritrea\'s Protestant Church has been severely persecuted since mid-2002 when the government closed all but the \'official\' Orthodox, Catholic and Lutheran churches.

“Pray for Iran” Campaign Gathers Pace

May 24, 2006

In response to the current crisis surrounding Iran, over 120 Iranian church leaders have pledged to 40 days of prayer and fasting for the salvation of Iran. This campaign will begin on Ascension Day, May 25, 2006 – the day the Lord Jesus asked His disciples to wait for God\'s visitation.

Sri Lanka: Violence and Anti-Conversion Threat (Plus Korean Hope)

May 17, 2006

The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU or National Heritage Party) is a political party of right-wing Buddhist monks whose agenda is to turn Sri Lanka into a Buddhist state with Buddhism as the official state religion and conversions out of Buddhism banned.

Turkmenistan: Believers Repressed and Persecuted

May 10, 2006

On Wednesday evening 3 May, more than 15 secret police and security officials broke into a Christian house-fellowship, the Soygi (Love) Church, in Turkmenistan\'s capital, Ashgabat. Though these attackers

China: Open To Trade But Not To Liberty

May 3, 2006

While the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is opening China up economically to become wealthy and powerful, it keeps control by suppressing everything that could generate political

Prayer Update: During April We Have Prayed For

Apr 26, 2006

INDIA: where (1) Hindu nationalists are forging ahead with their strategic, massive proselytising campaign; (2) Emmanuel Mission (EMI) is under intense persecution; and...

Evangelical Alliance of Sri Lanka

Apr 25, 2006

In the last seven weeks over 60 civilians were killed, isolated incidents/ attacks in several districts in North East caused damages to civilian properties. Reliable reports confirm that over 1500 families have been displaced