Tag: Pakistani Christians

Christian nurses falsely accused of disrespecting the Koran

There is a growing number of people wrongly accused of blasphemy and forced conversion of girls belonging to religious minorities.

A Protestant church has been destroyed by Pakistani authorities

The altar was desecrated, the cross and Bibles destroyed, along with other belongings of the Emmanuel Gospel Church community.

Christians in Pakistan call on courts to stop the misuse of blasphemy laws

Blasphemy is a concept that ibeing interpreted very broadly and which often leads to terrible injustices.

Pakistani Christian man sentenced to death for blasphemy against Islam

Islamic extremists use the law to target religious minorities — Christians, Shias, Ahmadiyyas and Hindus.

Thirteen-year-old Christian girl forcefully converted and married in Pakistan

Pakistan ranks fourth on Open Doors’ 2021 World Watch List regarding religiously motivated abductions.

Pakistani court orders release of Christian girl tortured by Muslim kidnapper

Bishop Iftikhar Indrias of the Apostles of Gospel Ministries International, demands that the abductor be arrested.

Two Christians studying Bible charged with blasphemy in Pakistan

In Pakistan, twenty-four Christians are in prison for blasphemy charges.

New report on Pakistan’s blasphemy laws reports two hundred indictments in 2020

Pakistan remains one of the worst persecutors of Christians worldwide

Christian nurse accused of blasphemy by Muslim coworker in Pakistan

In Pakistan, false accusations of blasphemy are widespread and often motivated by personal vendettas or religious hatred.

Brother of Christian imprisoned in Pakistan pleads for Biden to help

Anjum used to live in the US. He entered the U.S. as a permanent resident after marrying an American and later became a US citizen