Through prison sentences, governments prevents Christians from spreading the Gospel and discourage others confessing their faith.
Prison conditions are some of the harshest in the world, with inmates kept in shipping containers and believers often tortured.
The two men have appealed their conviction and sentence.
Some 171 Eritrean Christians have been freed from prison since last August.
Eritrean troops are participating in serious human rights violations and violence that may amount to genocide.
The eighty-three-year-old Indian Jesuit, Father Stan Swamy, was arrested more than one hundred days ago, on the 8th of October.
The eighty-three-year-old Jesuit Fr. Stan Swamy has been incarcerated since the 8th of October.
Hundreds of well-wishers congratulated the inmates on their decision.
Ebrahim Firouzi was accused of propaganda against the State.