Tag: Asian Christians

Radicals beat and threaten to kill pastors in Central India

In one speech, a nationalist leader called for the beheading of Christian evangelists in Chhattisgarh.

Pastor who lost wife to COVID-19 forced to stop worship

Hindu extremists attack Christians since Prime Minister Narendra Modi took power in May 2014

Christian families in India attacked and driven from village

Across India, attacks on Christians and their places of worship have been increasing in both number and severity.

Two churches and a Baptist office hit with incendiary rockets in Chin State

Recent reports that soldiers have come out on the streets and deliberately torched houses in different locations.

Lisu Christian leader retaliated for protesting forced demolition of his home

Lisu is an ethnic minority in China that has over 80% of the population practicing Christianity.

Over 300 incidents of Christian persecution documented in India in 2021

In nine states, anti-conversion laws have been enacted to provide a legal umbrella to radicals to persecute Christians.

Apple removes Quran and Bible apps in China

Quran Majeed has over 5 million downloads on the Google Play Store, while Bible App by Olive Tree has over 1 million.

Myanmar junta destroys a Chin church after failing to set it ablaze

On the same day, the military junta also burned down other 13 houses in the village.

Myanmar junta burns church and houses after arresting civilians

Christians have long faced oppression and persecution under iron-fisted military rule for more than five decades.

Seven pastors jailed on false forced conversion claims in India

Local police often overlook violence perpetrated against Christians due to false accusations of forced conversion.