Understanding Persecution

ICC Weekly Newsletter

Week of March 29 - April 4, 2020

Week of March 22 - March 28, 2020

ICC Fellows

China’s Theology and Persecution

March 25, 2020:

By Linda Burkle, PhD 2019 was a year marked by heightened surveillance and persecution of Christians in China.  According to […]


Pluralism in Danger: Northern Iraq

March 23, 2020:

By Benjamin Harbaugh Iraq is home to one of the oldest Christian communities in the world. Before the United States […]


Project Highlight

ICC Develops Transportation Business in Kenya

Jonathan Kaingu Ngoa with his new motorbike (4) copy
March 27, 2020:

In 2017, Jonathan suffered a neck injury that almost left him paralyzed. A group of al-Shabaab militants attacked him and four other men, leaving him as the only survi­vor.


Pakistani Christians Turn Tragedy into Blessing with ICC’s Help

Amir 2
March 25, 2020:

The Lent season, often observed in March, is a time when Christians across the world engaged in fasting and other spiritual activities aimed at developing a closer relationship with God.


Featured Article

Abducted Pastor, Who Was Presumed Dead, Released by Arakan Army

UTN with family
March 27, 2020:

International Christian Concern rejoices at the news that Burmese pastor U Tun Nu, who was abducted by the Arakan Army and presumed dead, was released on March 8 after 14 months of detention.


My Persecuted Family in East Africa

March 24, 2020:

The first half of December 2019 is a blur to me. I covered at least 1,750 miles in less than two weeks, visiting some of the most remote areas I have ever seen.