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Kenya: Pastor Murdered


“Assistant Pastor Lawrence Kazungu Kadenge was murdered in the early morning hours of Feb. 2 while guarding the Glory of God Ministries Church in Mombasa.”   Read More

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IRAN: PASTOR RELEASED


On July 2, Pastor Robert Asseriyan, one of the leaders at the Central Assemblies of God (AOG) church in Tehran, Iran, was released from prison after spending 43 days in jail.   Read More

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Nigeria: Pastor Survives Attack


A pastor supported by VOM survived an attack by Muslim extremists on Friday, Aug. 10, according to VOM contacts. At least seven gunmen entered an Ekillisiyar Yan’Uwa Nigeria (EYN) church compound in Borno state, intending to kill the pastor, his … Continue reading

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Pastor in India ‘Brutally’ Murdered


A pastor was founded murdered under mysterious circumstances in Madurai, Tamil Nadu on Saturday. The body of Pastor C Wilson was found along with an abandoned two-wheeler at Rajakambheeram near Othakadai.

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The Arrest, Detention, and Unexpected Release of a Chinese Church Leader


When officers from China’s Jiangsu Province Municipal Public Security Bureau travelled nearly 400 miles from their home base on a special trip to arrest Pastor Shi Enhao, few could have thought it would turn out well. The fifty five year … Continue reading

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Iran uses beatings to pressure Christian pastor


Beatings and solitary confinement are two of the tools being used by Iranian officials to pressure a Christian pastor Youcef Nadarkhani condemned for blasphemy to recant his faith,  according to reports. Iran has planned to execute Nadarkhani, but he remains … Continue reading

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