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Action on Religious Freedom in India

Action on Religious Freedom in India

02/22/2024 India (International Christian Concern) – House Resolution 542 proposes a condemnation of human rights violations and violations of international religious freedom in India, including those targeting Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Dalits, Adivasis, and other...

Unyielding Faith Amid Darkness

Unyielding Faith Amid Darkness

02/21/2024 Nigeria (International Christian Concern) – Saendo’s heart condition cast a relentless shadow over his life. The 16-year old’s days were a silent battle against the restless grip of his ailment. “I used to think I would hide and die in one corner of my...

Zahra’s Journey

Zahra’s Journey

02/20/2024 Middle East – Zahra’s life had been a series of challenges from persecution for her decision to believe in Jesus, marked by unwavering faith and deep personal sacrifices.

Business Support for a Christian Convert in Africa

Business Support for a Christian Convert in Africa

02/19/2024 Africa (International Christian Concern) – Eve, a mother of two children, was a staunch Muslim who accepted Jesus Christ. Her husband had more than three wives because of his faith. One day, evangelists showed up at Eve’s doorstep. At first, her husband...

Breaking NewsFulani Militants Kill 4 in Attacks in Rigwe Nation

Breaking NewsFulani Militants Kill 4 in Attacks in Rigwe Nation

02/12/2024 Nigeria (International Christian Concern) – On Sunday, Feb. 11, Fulani militants attacked the Nkienzha community in Miango District of Plateau state in Nigeria, killing three and injuring one other. During the attack, the rebels set a community room and...

A Journey from Christianity to Islam and Back

A Journey from Christianity to Islam and Back

02/12/2024 Uganda (International Christian Concern) – Elijah was originally a Christian man who married a Muslim woman in Uganda. They coexisted for years until he decided to convert to Islam. As time passed, a group of church congregants visited him and expressed...

Réfugié from Persecution

Réfugié from Persecution

02/07/2024 Southeast Asia (International Christian Concern) – Did you know the word refugee has its roots in religious persecution? Refugee is derived from the French word réfugié which described the time more than 400,000 French Protestants fled France after 1685 to...

Global Report Shows 415 Million Christians in Asia

Global Report Shows 415 Million Christians in Asia

02/07/2024 Southeast Asia Region (International Christian Concern) -- The Center for the Study of Global Christianity recently reported that Asia has one of the fastest growing Christian populations, with more than 415 million Christians now living in Asia....

Hindu Flags Forcibly Installed on Church Rooftops in India

Hindu Flags Forcibly Installed on Church Rooftops in India

02/06/2024 India (International Christian Concern) – Hindus in India are still celebrating and enthralled after the Jan. 22 inauguration of the Ram Mandir Temple believed to be the birthplace of their deity Rama. The recent dedication was led by Prime Minister...

Christians in Pakistan Strive for Equality as Elections Near

Christians in Pakistan Strive for Equality as Elections Near

02/06/2024 Pakistan (International Christian Concern) -- Christians in Pakistan continue to be considered as second class citizens – a view that is continually reinforced at the highest levels of government. After nearly eight decades of independence and sovereignty,...

Vietnamese Christian Convicted for Hosting Prayer Meetings

Vietnamese Christian Convicted for Hosting Prayer Meetings

02/06/2024 Vietnam (International Christian Concern) -- International Christian Concern and human rights groups are calling for the immediate release of Vietnamese Christian Nay Y Blang after he was recently sentenced to more than four years in prison for allegedly...

Nigerian Police Continue to Investigate Killing of Two Monarchs

Nigerian Police Continue to Investigate Killing of Two Monarchs

02/05/2024 Nigeria (International Christian Concern) -- Nigerian police and government officials continue to investigate the slaying of two Christian monarchs last week who were gunned down returning from a security meeting in Ekiti State, southwest Nigeria....

American Missionaries Face Charges in Nicaragua

American Missionaries Face Charges in Nicaragua

02/05/2024 Nicaragua (International Christian Concern) – Three American missionaries serving with a U.S.-based nonprofit are facing criminal charges in Nicaragua. The missionaries, identified as Jon Hancock, Jacob Hancock, and Cassandra Hancock, have been accused of...

ICC Aids Attacked Christian Farmers in India

ICC Aids Attacked Christian Farmers in India

02/05/2024 India (International Christian Concern) – Christian minorities in Chhattisgarh, India, face increasingly severe religious persecution at the hands of radical Hindu nationalists. Recent incidents have highlighted the targeted attacks on these communities,...

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