Tag: Asia

Christian family badly beaten in Chhattisgarh State, India

An Indian Christian family was brutally attacked by radical Hindu Nationalists for refusing to deny their Christian faith

Iraq works on interfaith discourse

All textbooks in the curricula were designed by experts and religious leaders from the minorities.

Christian Group continues to deliver Bibles to North Korea via balloons

VOMK uses pre-filled balloons to carry USB flash drive loaded with official North Korean translations of the Bible.

Police release suspect in attempted killing of pastor in India

Under pressure from an official in the ruling Hindu nationalist political party, police in Uttar Pradesh state

Hindu radicals threaten to kill a Christian family in north India

The threats started after the family refused to renounce their Christian faith.

Incidents of Christian Persecution spike as India emerges from lockdown

These incidents include physical assaults, damage to Christian properties, and threats issued by radical Hindu nationalists

Renewed call for justice for murder of Filipino priest

“To kill a priest, for whatever purpose, is not only unchristian and inhuman, it is also un-Filipino.”

Armenian church vandal jailed

Mazlum Serin was sentenced to five years and four months in jail for “damaging places of worship and cemeteries.”

False kidnapping accusation by family of Christian convert

Zulfitri Handayani, a woman from Aceh was declared kidnapped by her family when she converted from Islam to Christianity

India: Religious conversion ban threatening Christians may be expanded

According to Evangelical Fellowship of India, at least 366 violent attacks on India's Christian community were reported in 2019.