Tag: prison

Sudanese pastor sentenced to a month in jail

Pastor Estefanos’ lawyer, Shanabo Awad, told news sources, “This ruling is not fair and my client is innocent.”

Christians have less chance to shortein their jail time

Inmates in Pakistan’s Punjab province can shorten their jail time by taking classes while they’re behind bars.

Journalist charged after reporting on attacks against Christians in Nigeria

Prolonged detention could have an impact on Binniyat’s physical health.

Christian YouTuber beaten in jail by... Napoleon Bonaparte

Christians make up merely one per cent of the total population of Indonesia.

Indian priest accused of terrorism dies in prison

Father Stan Swamy was suffering from Parkinson's disease and had recently caught the Covid.

Iran releases Christian convert imprisoned for membership in evangelistic group

Iran uses the country’s Penal Code to prosecute Christians for their peaceful religious activities.

Thirty-five Christians arrested during prayer meetings in Eritrea

Prison conditions are some of the harshest in the world, with inmates kept in shipping containers and believers often tortured.

Pastor jailed in Laos for over one year released

In rural areas, house churches are forced to meet in secret since they are considered “illegal gatherings.”

Justin Bieber visits California state prison with pastor to share faith message

The state prison houses over three thousand inmates in minimum to maximum security areas.