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Port Authorities in Sudan Detain Bible Shipment without Explanation Container held for more than two years

October 21st, 2017|

JUBA, South Sudan, Oct. 20.17 Morning Star News

Authorities in Sudan have detained a container of Bibles in Port Sudan without explanation for more than two years, a source said.

A Bible Society in Sudan representative told Morning Star News the container was one of two containing Arabic Bibles detained more than two years ago. The other […]

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Christian Teenager in India Arrested for Comments on Fake Facebook Account

October 20th, 2017|

HYDERABAD, India, Oct. 16.17          (Morning Star News)
A Christian teenager in northern India was jailed for 12 days after anti-Hindu comments appeared on a fake Facebook account in his name, sources said.

Sandeep Kumar, 18, christened Karan Anthony, was released on bail 12 days after being arrested on Aug. 23 and charged with posting anti-Hindu comments on […]

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Muslim Father in Uganda Drives Son from Home for Becoming Christian Young man cannot deny faith he tried to keep secret.

October 10th, 2017|

NAIROBI, Kenya, October 10, 2017 (Morning Star News)       

 

 

The young man did not answer after his father asked him if he had ditched Islam to become a Christian.

Magale (also called Mabala) Hamidu, 20, of Nanoko village in eastern Uganda, had become a Christian seven months before. He had been failing to attend mosque prayers, and […]

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Authorities in China Detain Pastor, Daughter and 3-Year-Old Grandson

October 7th, 2017|

October 6, 2017 (Morning Star News)

 

While a government-hired thug in China threatened to kill a Christian family, officials in a neighboring province arrested a pastor, her daughter and her 3-year-old grandson, sources said.

In Xinning, Hubei Province in the central part of the country, police and religious affairs officials upset by a house church’s outreach arrested […]

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Sudan Detains, Interrogates Elder in Campaign to Take Over Church Authorities continue bid to rid country of Christianity

September 26th, 2017|

JUBA, South Sudan, September 26, 2017 (Morning Star News)
A month after seven church leaders were arrested, interrogated and released on bail, police in Sudan detained and questioned another church leader in Omdurman on Friday (Sept. 22), sources said.

Elder Mahjoub Abotrin of the Sudanese Church of Christ (SCOC) was arrested from his home in Omdurman, across […]

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Tass Saada, Oct. 15 Surrey, Oct. 17 Chilliwack

September 20th, 2017|

ICR Canada welcomes . . .
Tass Saada, author ‘Once an Arafat Man’
Royal Heirs Music and Sing-a-Long

 

 

He will share his ministry and how he found Jesus after being a sniper for Yasser Arafat.
A love offering will be taken for Tass Saada’s ministry in Jerusalem and Jericho

2 ICR EVENTS
Lower Mainland Friends . . .
#1. Gospel Concert, Hymn […]

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Christian Father of Two in Pakistan Sentenced to Death for ‘Blaspheming’ Prophet of Islam Muslim

September 18th, 2017|

LAHORE, Pakistan, Sept. 18.17
(Morning Star News)

 

A Christian father of two in Pakistan has been sentenced to death for blaspheming Islam’s prophet in a phone text even though he is illiterate, sources said.

Nadeem James, 27, was charged in July 2016 in Gujrat District after a friend, Yasir Bashir, complained to police that he received a poem […]

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China Tightens Control on Churches, Enforces Law Against Teaching Children Officials order house-church members to stay home

September 15th, 2017|

September 15, 2017         (Morning Star News)
China has tightened its “choke-hold” on churches across the country in recent weeks, according to advocacy group China Aid.

Recent bans on unregistered church worship and on teaching Christianity to children, “as if intending to eliminate all house churches at once,” have startled Christians, a China Aid source reported.

In Guangzhou, Guangdong […]

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Muslim Fulani Herdsmen Massacre 20 Christians in Plateau State, Nigeria

September 12th, 2017|

ANCHA, Nigeria, Sept.11.17 (Morning Star News)

Muslim Fulani herdsmen in central Nigeria’s Plateau state massacred 20 Christians, including children, as they slept in the hours after midnight on Friday (Sept. 8) in an apparent reprisal attack that mystified villagers, sources said.

Police reportedly said the attack was an act of vengeance after the discovery last week of […]

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Christian High School Student Killed in Pakistan

September 8th, 2017|

LAHORE,PakistanSept. 8, 2017
(Morning          Star News)

The father of a 17-year-old Christian who was killed in a school in Pakistan by at least one Muslim classmate said the attack was religiously motivated, a charge that police dispute.

Ilyasab Masih told Morning Star News by phone from his home in Chak 461 village, Vehari District in Punjab Province, that […]

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