Tag: Christian Persecution

Eritrean Christians imprisoned for their faith temporarily freed on bail

In 2019, Thomson Reuters reported that more than 500,000 refugees worldwide have left Eritrea, up from 486,200 a year earlier.

Cuba released journalist imprisoned for covering arrest of Christian parents

Roberto Quiñones Haces was sentenced to one year in a labour camp, according to the U.S. State Department.

An education curriculum promotes religious persecution in Qatar

The curriculum does not include material relating to the persecution of Christians. Instead, Christians are depicted as infidels.

Three Christians flee Iran

Three Iranian Christians had to flee the country to avoid 35 years of prison for their faith.

Asia Bibi calls on Pakistani government to protect persecuted Christians

Bibi became the face of persecuted Christians in Pakistan after she was sentenced to death under the country’s blasphemy law.

Five hundred Ethiopian Christians were killed in door-to-door attacks since June

Oromo is the country’s largest ethnic group but remains marginalised and severely persecuted.

A Pakistani barbershop has been ransacked for playing Christian music

According to the Christian owners, local police have sided with the vandals, leaving them without a livelihood.

Ten facts about Christian persecution

March for the Martyrs collected ten informative and surprising facts about Christian persecution.

Actor Jim Caviezel denounces ongoing Christian persecution worldwide

Caviezel emphasised that it’s essential for Christians to pay attention to these troubling acts of persecution and to take action.

Christians are the most persecuted in Islamic countries

Official reports state that over 260 million Christians were subjected to discrimination and persecution worldwide in 2019.