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CHINA: Authorities Beat Christian Couple

A Christian couple affiliated with a persecuted church in Chengdu, Sichuan, faced eviction after suffering beatings and torture at a local police station on Saturday. At around 9am on 2 March the husband and wife, surnamed Liu and Xing, respectively, had just finished visiting members

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SRI LANKA: Pastor Shan Kidnapped and Tortured

In 2006 Pastor Shan Babu started the Gospel Tabernacle Church in Sri Lanka. In the first two years the congregation was small, and the pastor took to evangelising from house to house. By 2017, God had brought many Buddhists to Christ and the church had

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Sarah of China

Xianzhi ”Sarah” Liu was beaten and imprisoned for six years in China. Sarah’s Trail of Blood is a powerful dramatization of what happened to this courageous woman of God because of her faith in Jesus Christ. You’ll be inspired by her story. If you would

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CENTRAL ASIA: Clampdown on Christianity

Throughout Central Asia, Christians are facing worship bans, arrest and torture as Islamic nationalism gains ground. A recent survey revealed that 263 people had been punished in Kazakhstan during 2017 for hosting religious meetings, offering religious literature, or other religious crimes. Most of those prosecuted

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CHINA: Imprisoned Chinese Pastor is “Barely Alive”

Pastor Zhang Shaojie of the Nanle Country Christian Church, in the Henan Province, is “barely alive” after suffering various forms of torture in prison, according to reports from his daughter. He is currently serving a 12-year prison sentence which officially began in 2014. His daughter

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