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  • 28 September 2021
LEBANON: Islamists Threaten Christian Family Due to Church Attendance

Brother Amir was travelling with his wife and a friend when he received a phone call from a member of an Islamist group.

  • 28 September 2021
AFGHANISTAN: Taliban’s Oppressive Islamic Governance Creating ‘Ripe Soil for Church to Grow’

As the new Taliban government tightens its grip on Afghanistan, people there plainly see the darkness of Islam and they’re running toward the light of the Gospel.

  • 28 September 2021
KAZAKHSTAN: Religious Worshippers Monitored and Fined

Since the beginning of 2021, there have been at least 20 court cases against places of worship for holding religious meetings without state permission.

  • 21 September 2021
INDIA: Radicals Threaten to Attack Churches

After holding a rally, radicals in Gujarat state issued a statement to district authorities telling them that if they did not stop church activities in the region,

  • 21 September 2021
PAKISTAN: Clerics Oppose Law Aimed at Criminalising Forced Conversions

Muslim clerics in Pakistan are opposing a proposed law aimed at stopping the forced conversion of minorities.

  • 21 September 2021
ERITREA: Fifteen Christians Re-arrested

The Eritrean authorities recently arrested 15 Christians in raids on their houses in the capital Asmara.

  • 15 September 2021
BELARUS: Evicted Church Warned to Stop Parking Lot Meetings

Since purchasing a former cowshed in 2002 and converting it into a church building, the New Life Church in Minsk, Belarus, has faced opposition from government agencies.

  • 15 September 2021
IRAN: Convert Summoned to Serve Three-year Sentence

Christians request prayer for Milad Gourdazi who must present himself by 21 September to start serving his prison sentence.

  • 15 September 2021
Pray for Afghanistan

Members of the Taliban are in search of people who have worked with the previous government, as well as those who profess the Christian faith.

  • 10 September 2021
10 September – Afghanistan Update 

As VOM’s support project for our brothers and sisters in Afghanistan continues, we are pleased to bring you another update.

  • 08 September 2021
INDIA: Mob Vandalises Church and Attacks Christians in Chhattisgarh

On 29 August, Hindu fundamentalists conducted an orchestrated attack on Christians gathered for a peaceful Sunday worship service in Polmi village in India’s Chhattisgarh state. 

  • 08 September 2021
NIGERIA: Christian Children “Burned Beyond Recognition” by Jihadists

Twelve children were among the 40 Christians killed in several attacks on 15 and 25 August, in and around Jos, Nigeria.