Serving the persecuted church for 50 years

1969 — 2019

From an idea born in communist prison to a worldwide mission serving the persecuted church

Serving the persecuted church with practical and spiritual assistance and leading Christians in the free world into fellowship with persecuted believers.

57 Countries

VOM Works in 57 Countries

1 Million Bibles

Distributed by VOM International in 2017

155 Projects

Undertaken by VOM Australia on Average Every Year

Over 10,000 Life Packs

Distributed by VOM Australia in 2017

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Help the millions of Christians who face
persecution everyday

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encourage persecuted Christians

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Latest News about Christian Persecution

24 May 2019

Smuggling the Digital Word

Al-Shabab militants came for Christian schoolteachers Philip Okumu and Daniel Wekesa in the middle of the night. They surrounded the men’s house in their small Kenyan village near the Somali border and then tossed a grenade through a window. As flames spread through the concrete-block

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23 May 2019

From our CEO: Future Outlook

As we commemorate 50 years at Voice of the Martyrs, we are encouraged by the commitment of those who have brought us thus far. There are too many to mention; supporters, volunteers, staff and leaders have toiled faithfully year in and year out to create

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23 May 2019

Keeping the Faith, 50 years on

In 1962 Aida Skripnikova was just a young woman when she was first imprisoned in communist Russia for her Christian faith. In the first Australian edition of Jesus to the Communist World written in November 1969, a call to pray for Aida was published. At

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23 May 2019

ALL BECAUSE OF A BOOK by Merv Knight

“Merv, you really must read this book.” That is how a change in my life began when my friend and co-worker, Reg Werry, handed me a copy of Pastor Richard Wurmbrand’s book, Tortured for Christ. It was March 1968 and Reg had just read the

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