Tag: COVID-19

Nine hundred Christian families received immediate aid in Nepal

The coronavirus pandemic has hugely affected the Christian community of Nepal. Open Doors provided help to 900 Christians.

"Phantom illness" devastates North Korea

The North Koreans call this epidemic the "Phantom illness", which kills people without warning.

Missionaries: "Everything has changed but we stay where we are"

"We have learnt in the mission that nothing is impossible for God."

The "Welcome to Paradise Festival" brings good news from France

Chemin Neuf community: there is still hope in France.

Canadian pastor jailed in Myanmar for holding church service amid lockdown

About 6% of Buddhist-majority Myanmar's population identifies as one of the various Christian denominations in the country

Pastor in Nepal claiming prayer can heal COVID-19 released after three months

In 2016, seven Christians were arrested in the Nepalese district of Dolakha for handing out Bibles.

North Korean Christians face starvation amid the pandemic

North Korea is ranked as the worst persecutor of Christians worldwide on Open Doors USA's World Watch List.

Barcelona cardinal holds Mass in defiance of government order

Even if all the 500 people who’d been invited to the ceremony attended, the basilica would have only been at 23% capacity.

More than 70 Percent of churches are meeting again in U.S.

Most are practicing social distancing by closing off certain seats to battle the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new survey

The Church in Somalia is growing, despite radical Islamism

Among other things, Christians are also blamed for spreading the coronavirus.