Tag: Asian Christians

Taxi driver attacked with knives after sharing Gospel with passenger in India

India ranked 10th on Open Doors' 2022 World Watch List of the countries where it is most difficult to be a Christian.

Kachin Bible school shelled by Burmese Army

The Tatmadaw also attacked concertgoers during the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO)’s anniversary celebration 

Bishop calls out human rights violations in Papua

69 civilian deaths and 135 injuries were reported. 

A Vietnamese priest was banned from travelling abroad

According to UCA News, the airport’s public security unit considers the 45-year-old priest a threat to national security.

A Hindu family is suspected of having murdered a Christian father

Christians in eastern India suspect a church member’s Hindu family killed him last month for refusing to renounce his faith.

A house church has been closed by Chinese authorities

Pastor Wang Yi from Early Rain Covenant Church, was sentenced to nine years in jail for “incitement to subvert state power”.

Imprisoned Yunnan Christian faces formal arrest in China

Wang Shungping's lawyer submitted a legal opinion to the procuratorate.

India’s Karnataka State passed an anti-conversion bill

The Legislative Assembly passed the bill last December.

South Korea rejects asylum claims of Christians who fled China

The group feared retaliation from the Chinese government and stood little chance of having their asylum claims granted.