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    School for Iraqi Children

    Christian children forced to flee Iraq after the Islamic State invasion began school this week for the first time in a year.

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    Hat on the Box

    He was certain that if he was found with a box of Bibles, he would be taken to prison and perhaps even tortured.

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  • Allah
    For Use By Muslims Only?

    Are people departing from biblical Christianity when they say that the word "Allah" is not Islamic?

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  • Turkey: Nine Years After Murder

    Nine years after the torture and killing of three Christians in 2007, a civil court in Turkey has ruled that the Turkish government failed in its duty to protect them. On April 18, 2007, Ugur...  View Story
  • Laos: Death and No Verdict

    A Christian leader died Sept. 17 of medical complications which were the result of a lengthy prison sentence for his faith. Though Tiang Kwentianthong had been released on appeal, the courts had not...  View Story
  • Tanzania: Arson Destroys 7 Churches

    Arsonists used gasoline as an accelerant to ensure that seven churches in northwestern Tanzania were destroyed in attacks on Sept. 22 and Sept. 27. Muslim extremists have repeatedly threatened...  View Story
  • Syria: I am N

    After stating their names and where they were from, three Assyrian Christians wearing orange jumpsuits were shot in the back of the head as they knelt in the desert sand. The next scene of a...  View Story
  • China: Two Pastors Jailed

    Two pastors have been found guilty of “utilizing a cult to undermine law enforcement” and sent to prison. The pastors, Zhao Weiliang and Cheng Hongpeng, along with 20 other Christians...  View Story
  • Nepal: Two Churches Bombed

    Two bombs exploded in churches in eastern Nepal last week, while bombs left at a third church failed to detonate. The attackers left anti-Christian pamphlets at each site. Bombs planted at the Jyoti...  View Story
  • North Korea: State Media Condemns VOM

    North Korea’s state media, KCNA, recently released a statement condemning “Voce of Martyr” for accurate and “tricky” balloon launches into North Korea this year.The...  View Story
  • Egypt: Jailed for Bibles

    A Christian man is home with his family in Minya, Egypt after spending weeks in jail, but he still faces up to three years in prison for distributing Bibles. His lawyers say that the case should be...  View Story
  • Nepal: Religious Freedom Tested

    Today in Nepal, a Christian woman can legally share her faith and a Hindu man can openly give his life to Christ. However, their right to do these things could soon vanish. If a draft for a new...  View Story
  • Allah: For Use By Muslims Only?

    Then [Christ] said to Thomas, “Reach your finger here, and look at My hands; and reach your hand here, and put it into My side. Do not be unbelieving, but believing.” And Thomas answered...  View Story



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