Posts Tagged ‘Kenya’

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Christian and Muslim Communities Work Together to Fight Terrorism in Kenya

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Kenya Says It Will Bring Church Attackers to Justice

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Last Sunday, Islamic militants connected to the al-Shabaab terrorist network in Somalia attacked a Christian church in the Kenyan city of Mombasa. According to reports, the militants attacked the unarmed worshipers with automatic weapons, killing six and wounding many others. The Kenyan authorities have made it a priority to bring these attackers to justice declaring all people who attack unarmed worshipers are devils. Please pray for justice to be done in this case.

Pastor in Kenya Killed by Suspected Muslim Extremists

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

On February 2nd, a church leader from a church in the costal city of Mombasa, Kenya was killed by suspected Muslim extremists. Friends and witnesses say the pastor was killed because he was preaching Christian messages too close to a mosque in Mombasa. Others also say that the church leader had informed on radical activities taking place at the mosque which led to a police raid. Pray for this Christian's family and church.

Petrol Bombs Thrown at Two Kenyan Churches

Friday, December 27th, 2013

Over the Christmas holiday, Muslim youths threw petrol bombs at two Kenyan churches. Both churches were located in Kenya's coastal areas where Muslim separatists are seeking to secede. The police have not apprehended any suspects, but are still searching. Please pear for these persecuted Christian.  

Christianity in Danger of Going Extinct in Ancient Homelands

Saturday, November 16th, 2013

According the Britain's Minister for Faith Christian communities across the world, particularly in the Middle East, are in danger of becoming extinct due to targeting by Islamic extremists. From Egypt to Syria to Pakistan, Christian communities across the Middle East and South Asia have come under attack as extremists gain influence. In Pakistan, a church of 600 attendants was attacked by two suicide bombers shortly following a Sunday service. Around 130 Christians were killed as a result of this attack. Scenes of destruction like this are being faced by Christian in many of Christianity's ancient homelands. Please pray for these persecuted brothers and sisters.   

Anti-Christian Terror Continues to Grow in Middle East and South Asia

Sunday, October 27th, 2013

Christian communities across the Middle East and South Asia continue to endure ever increasing levels of persecution and religious intolerance. This has lead to the decline of many Christian populations in these countries. In Syria, one of Christianity's oldest homes, the Christian population has declined by 25 %. As the world continues to sit in watch this injustice continue, please remember to pray for these communities.

Operation Heavy Metal Roof for Church in Kenya

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

17 Seriously Injured: Al Shabaab Suspected of Explosive Attack on Southeast Kenyan Church

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Faith Under Fire in Eastleigh

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Church in Kenya Endures the Trauma of Persecution

Monday, April 15th, 2013

Murder of Christian Pastors Evidence of a Broader Issue in East Africa

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

Christian Leadership in East Africa Under Attack

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Pastor in Kenya Requests Prayer for Peace

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Christian Persecution in Somalia Spills Over into Kenya

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Muslim Extremists Recruit Christians to Attack Churches in East Africa

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Blast in Kenya’s Capital

Monday, December 17th, 2012

Religious Violence on the Rise in Kenya

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Religious Unrest Continues in Kenya

Thursday, November 22nd, 2012

Radicals Attempt to Stir Up Religious Conflict in Kenya

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Radical Muslim Cleric’s Son Arrested in Kenya as Suspected al-Shabaab Operative

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

Christian Leaders in Kenya Voice Concern Over Violence Targeting Christians

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Al-Qaeda Encourages Suicide Bombings in East Africa; Christians Remain Easy Targets

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Leaders in Kenya Vow to Take Action After Church Bombed in Garissa

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Pastor Killed in Grenade Attack in Kenya

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

Chaplain Killed in Grenade Attack on Church in Kenya

Monday, November 5th, 2012

al-Shabab Uses Converts from Christianity to Attack Churches

Monday, November 5th, 2012

Kenyan Christians Fear Christian Converts to al-Shabaab Most

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Kenyan Police Deal Blow to Al-Shabaab; Will This Benefit Christians?

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Explosions Near Church in Kenya

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Kenyan Church Stands Strong After Attack

Monday, October 15th, 2012
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