BANGLADESH: Rohingya Christians Attacked
  • 12 February 2020

A pastor and his daughter were among those abducted during a large-scale attack targeting Rohingya Christians in a refugee camp. According to local partners, kidnappers forced the girl to marry an older Muslim man. Several other families reported kidnappings as well. The attack, which occurred in the Kutapalong, the world’s largest refugee camp, left 12 […]

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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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