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Violence topples Nigeria’s ‘bridge’


Murder of Christian senator, physician leaves big plans unfinished Jos, July 26 (CDN) — Gyang Dantong was killed while attending a funeral. He was among a handful of elected members of Nigerian government attempting to bury the more than 100 … Continue reading

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In Southwestern China, Local Authorities Go Door-to-Door Confiscating Bibles


(Ximeng, Yunnan—July 21, 2012) The government of Mengka Township, Ximeng County, Yunnan Province has long suppressed the development of Christianity, persecuting minority ethnic Christians and Han [Chinese] missionaries, and strictly banning personal ownership of the Bible.

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New Jersey McDonald’s Shuts Down Bible Study


A New Jersey Bible study leader still wonders why her two-year-old ministry of teaching the Gospel to a small group of homeless and drug addicted people inside a McDonald’s is no longer welcomed after confirming the shutdown with the restaurant’s … Continue reading

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India: Sangha Parivarists Attack a Fasting Prayer Meeting in Davanagere District


Ramagundahally, Davana gere (Karnataka) 7-7-12: Pastor Mounesh (35) is the pastor in charge of Immanuel Sakineh Church located at Doddakatte in Ramagundahally in Channagiri Taluk of Davanagere District in Karnataka. It is a House Church, and he lives with his … Continue reading

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India Briefs: Recent Incidents of Persecution


Karnataka, India, June 29 (CDN) — Police arrested three Christians on charges of “abetment of a thing” in Hubli, after Hindu extremists verbally abused them and seized tracts from them on June 21. The Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC) … Continue reading

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