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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

A note about the EASTERN EASTER

Apr 19, 2006

Eastern Christians have a long history of intense suffering and trauma, borne through either 20th Century Communism, or Islamic jihad and imperialism marked by massacres...

Easter 2006: Glory Via Calvary

Apr 11, 2006

On the first Good Friday our Lord was betrayed by one of his own disciples, arrested by armed soldiers, spat upon, mocked, beaten, scourged, and forced to carry his own cross to his own crucifixion.

India: Conversion, Persecution & Discrimination

Apr 5, 2006

Since their defeat in the May 2002 federal elections, India\'s Sangh Parivar (SP: Hindu nationalists) have been on the offensive to restore to power their political arm, the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)...