In Indonesia, the largest Muslim nation in the world, authorities are paying Muslims to move into some predominantly Christian areas and building mosques, making Christians a minority in their own villages.
Arrests, brutal interrogations, imprisonments, disruption of meetings, beatings, destroying of “unauthorized” Bible and Christian books are increasingly common. In one instance that was shared with me, those owning non-approved Bibles and other resources were hit with “stiff fines and the books earmarked for destruction.
Some are saying that Pastor Franklin Graham shouldn’t be political, or should be more like his father. An example of the attack he is under is here, at this link…. http://www.christianpost.com/news/franklin-graham-harms-gospel-witness-norway-evangelicals-say-179454/ No. He should NOT mimic his father. Franklin Graham needs to be the man God created him to be – doing the things God purposed him […]
(Orlando, Florida, USA)—Wycliffe Associates, an international organization involving people in the advancement of Bible translation, has seen a rise in the oppression of Bible translators as the organization facilitates hundreds of translation projects around the world. In 2016 Wycliffe Associates enabled mother tongue Bible translators to begin Bible translation in 314 languages in 33 countries with […]
Wycliffe Associates Planning Launch of at Least 10 New Translation Projects Where Persecution of Christians Is Severe (Orlando, Florida, USA)—In a region where conversion to Christianity is punishable by death, Wycliffe Associates plans to launch 10 new Bible translation projects in the next 30 days. The projects will employ the MAST (Mobilized Assistance Supporting Translation) […]
By Matt Barber The magnitude of this Obama administration’s “progressive” radicalism becomes more evident with each passing day. In recent months, there has been a drastic spike in acts of both anti-Christian and anti-conservative discrimination and intimidation on military bases across the country. This mounting harassment is not being carried out at the hands of […]
. Christian Father and Daughter in Egypt: “They try to Kill us.”Muslim Violence and Persecutaion against Christians in Egypt is getting worse every month. They aren’t allowed to hold Government office, women are being forced to marry and convert to Islam, and last month, 100 Christian teenagers were arrested for no other reason than being […]
.Child Evangelism Fellowship of Missouri, an organization that had been working with children in a Tulsa, Oklahoma housing project for 20 years, was recently told that they can come in and play games and talk about moral things, but they can’t mention the name of God. Larry Koehn, head of the fellowship’s Tulsa chapter, said […]