Tag: Vietnam

Government tightens control over churches in Vietnam

Christians fear that new regulations will put further burdens on churches.

Three house church members arrested in Vietnam

The arrest of the three Protestant worshippers was without any warrant or reason.

Decree 95 intends to crush freedom of religion in Vietnam

Shutting down churches will be easier, raising and receiving funds much harder.

First resident papal nuncio arrives in Vietnam

Local Catholics have high hopes for the pontifical representative.

Christians arrested and harassed in Thailand

More Christians in Vietnam have been arrested and harassed in Thailand.

Christian father beaten by his son in Vietnam

An angry son attacked and brutally beat his father for becoming a Christian in late October

Christians face discrimination and harassment in Vietnam

Christians are pestered in the workplace and may face discrimination for their faith, while Christian children are ostracised.

Biden administration urged to address religious persecution in Vietnam

In November 2022, the U.S. State Department added Vietnam to its “Special Watch List”.

The Communist Party of Vietnam continues its backlash on churches

In Vietnam, Christians are not allowed to work in the state apparatus.