BANGLADESH: Christian Convert Released from Prison
  • 20 September 2018

A Christian convert from Islam who had been imprisoned for more than two years was released on bail recently. Sisir Islam became a believer in 2012 and immediately began sharing Jesus with others in his community, leading 17 friends to Christ. On 23 September 2014, after returning home from a VOM-supported training centre, Sisir was […]

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BANGLADESH: Former Muslims Forced Back to Islam
  • 16 August 2018

Thirty families turned back to Islam after facing intense community pressure, said local church planter Sujen, who became a believer through a Bible correspondence course several years ago. After becoming convinced Jesus was the Way, the Truth and the Life, he began gradually sharing with others in his community. Though his parents rejected him, Sujen […]

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BANGLADESH: Christian Brothers Beaten and Threatened
  • 29 March 2018

A Hindu man named Bhargav heard the Gospel and came to faith in Christ. A week later, he shared his faith with a Muslim friend, who didn’t respond to the Gospel but told his Hindu neighbour about Bhargav’s conversion. The Hindu neighbour then spread the news that Bhargav had become a Christian and was sharing […]

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BANGLADESH: Pray for Imam Fedu, a New Christian Convert
  • 07 December 2017

Imam Fedu, a Muslim scholar and teacher in Bangladesh, recently placed his faith in Christ after receiving a Christian tract and hearing the Gospel from a Christian worker. “Jesus is the Saviour,” Fedu said. He immediately resigned from his Muslim work and made plans to be baptised. “In Scripture, Nicodemus was a big Jewish scholar, […]

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BANGLADESH: Police Attack Christian Community
  • 13 April 2017

An independent investigation has been called for after an alleged attack by police officers on a Christian community in Bangladesh on 24 March which left 25 injured. The incident took place in Doripara village, near Dhaka which falls under the authority of the Kaliganj police station. On 24 March, four plain clothes police officers raided […]

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