Tag: Asian Christian persecution

The widow of a Christian killed for his faith flees her village in India

The man had been assaulted by a mob of about 20 people.

A pastor was liberated after four months of imprisonment in India

He described conditions in the jail as “pathetic,” including “bullying, extortion and mental torture.”

70 million Christians in India face escalating religious persecution

The prospect of a ceasefire has diminished significantly in light of this latest tragedy.

Christian father imprisoned despite another boy's confession

A 34-year-old Christian man is still imprisoned for false blasphemy charges, even though a youth has confessed to the act.

Two Americans charged for preaching in a hospital in India

The police arrested the two foreign nationals and fined them $500 each.

A Chinese pastor was sentenced to 14 years jail for "peddling superstition"

The pastor and his family were all found guilty of “using superstition to undermine the law.”

House church pastor sentenced to 14 years in jail in China

Pastor Kan Xiaoyong and his co-defendants all received heavy prison sentences.

China continues to tackle Christianity via its education system

The level of control imposed on Christians by the Chinese government continues to increase