Tag: Irán

New Iranian bill could allow death penalty for Christian activity

Iran already increased the criminalisation of Christian activity with updates to the Penal Code this year.

Iranian authorities deny early release for Christian convert

Last year, Christian convert Fatemeh Mohammadi was arrested during an anti-government protest in Tehran.

Iran sentences Christian converts under new sectarianism law

 It is widely believed that this new law will serve as a more precise or expanded tool to suppress religious freedom.

Iranian Christian man was condemned to death, but God saved his life

The Christian man was sentenced to death because of his faith, but he continued to pray in the prison, and God saved his life.

Three Christians arrested under Iran’s amended penal code

Iranian Christians often are forced to sign agreements to abstain from gathering at house churches.

Armenian cemeteries destroyed in Iran

The Iranian government has not intervened or indicated that they seek to seek to preserve the Christian minority sites.

Half of the world population face religious persecution

According to two recent reports, more than half of the world's population suffer from growing religious persecution.

Iranian Christians face continued legal harrassment

It is not rare that Christians are being sent to “re-education” sessions with Islamic clerics.

One Iranian Christian Released, Four More Arrested

Souzanchi spent two years in Evin Prison before being transferred to in December 2019 to Greater Tehran Penitentiary.